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Excel Fu: Excel for researchers

Monday, 21 August 2017, 9:30am
Researchers can gain skills in importing, sorting, filtering, copying, protecting, transforming, summarising, merging and visualising research data with Microsoft Excel.
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Artsweek

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 10am
See the campus turn into a canvas
Worlds apart and still no closer to justice: Recognition and redress in gendered disability violence  image

Worlds apart and still no closer to justice: Recognition and redress in gendered disability violence

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 4pm
Associate Professor Leanne Dowse, Chair in Intellectual Disability Behaviour Support, presents this lecture for the UNSW Practical Justice Initiative.
Power to Persuade Symposium 2017 image

Power to Persuade Symposium 2017

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 9:30am
The best way to breakdown barriers between groups involved in social policy is to put everyone in the same room.
Women in Research Network presents: How to successfully navigate an academic career  image

Women in Research Network presents: How to successfully navigate an academic career

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 10:30am
Hear tips from an interdisciplinary panel on developing an academic career, with interactive Q & A.
NASA's Dr Mitchell Schulte on the Mars 2020 mission image

NASA's Dr Mitchell Schulte on the Mars 2020 mission

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 6pm
NASA scientist gives overview of Mars exploration to date and the 2020 Rover Mission's scientific and exploration technology objectives and payload.
UNSWriting - Race & Comedy: Osamah Sami in conversation with Michael Mohammed Ahmad image

UNSWriting - Race & Comedy: Osamah Sami in conversation with Michael Mohammed Ahmad

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 6:30pm
Join Michael Mohammed Ahmad (The Tribe) in conversation with Osamah Sami about life since his book Good Muslim Boy.
Luminocity 2017 - A Built Environment Student Exhibition image

Luminocity 2017 - A Built Environment Student Exhibition

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 9am
Be inspired by the real world projects students have brought to life.
Inter-generational injustice: the consequences of climate inaction image

Inter-generational injustice: the consequences of climate inaction

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 4pm
Join us for our first student led Grand Challenge Meetup where we will discuss how we move towards climate justice.
The Scientia Educational Experience: Roles of assessment, feedback (and humour) image

The Scientia Educational Experience: Roles of assessment, feedback (and humour)

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 5:30pm
Join Scientia Education Fellow Professor Gary Velan, ADE Medicine, for discussion, drinks and conversation.
The 2017 Hal Wootten Lecture with Elizabeth Broderick AO image

The 2017 Hal Wootten Lecture with Elizabeth Broderick AO

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 6:30pm
UNSW Law presents the 2017 Hal Wootten Lecture, with UNSW Law alumna Elizabeth Broderick AO.
Temporal Stability and Composition of the Ocular Microbiome seminar image

Temporal Stability and Composition of the Ocular Microbiome seminar

Friday, 25 August 2017, 12pm
The microbial community present investigations on the healthy human eye ocular surface over time using the latest molecular microbiological methods.
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School of Medical Sciences research information night

Friday, 25 August 2017, 5pm
Meet researchers from the Faculty of Medicine and find out more about biomedical honours & research projects on offer.
UNIBUDS Bodhi Nite 2017: Treasure beyond measure image

UNIBUDS Bodhi Nite 2017: Treasure beyond measure

Saturday, 26 August 2017, 6pm
Celebrating the 37th anniversary of UNIBUDS with a night of stage play, singing, dancing and multimedia.
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Snow Unigames

Sunday, 27 August 2017, 9am
Ski and board down slopes while reppin' UNSW at Snow Unigames, the annual winter sports event for AUS uni students.
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Research data management

Monday, 28 August 2017, 9:30am
This data management workshop will equip researchers and research students with best practices for managing valuable research data.
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Using databases and SQL

Monday, 28 August 2017, 1:30pm
Learn how to use databases and SQL (structured query language) efficiently when working with research data.
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Future Australia

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 6pm
How can we build on Australia’s unique strengths to create a better future?
Reorienting the National Drug Strategy to support people and communities image

Reorienting the National Drug Strategy to support people and communities

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 4pm
Will Tregoning from Unharm explores how communities can help national leaders struggling with drug policy failure.
The Onion Live: Real Fake News image

The Onion Live: Real Fake News

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 1pm
The editors and creators of satirical news organisation The Onion explore the art of turning real news into fake.
Women claiming justice: The Soulaliyate Movement and the collective lands in Morocco image

Women claiming justice: The Soulaliyate Movement and the collective lands in Morocco

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 5pm
Dr Fadma Ait Mous discusses women's rights to land in Morocco in this lecture for the UNSW Practical Justice Initiative.
Mechanisms of innate immune evasion by microbial pathogens image

Mechanisms of innate immune evasion by microbial pathogens

Friday, 1 September 2017, 3pm
This seminar will discuss how microbial pathogens hijack host responses to evade immune destruction.
SOAP: UNSW Society of Orchestra And Pipers Gala Music Evening 2017 image

SOAP: UNSW Society of Orchestra And Pipers Gala Music Evening 2017

Friday, 1 September 2017, 7pm
A stellar lineup of soloists from past and present UNSW students who all share a passion for music and performance
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Open Day

Saturday, 2 September 2017, 9am
Experience university life for yourself at Open Day.
What the British did to India and what it means today image

What the British did to India and what it means today

Monday, 4 September 2017, 12pm
A radical rethink of the enduring impact of the British in India from Shashi Tharoor, India’s leading writer & politician.
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Muslim Girl

Monday, 4 September 2017, 1pm
The brilliant founder of MuslimGirl.com shares her story from the aftermath of 9/11 to the Trump era of casual racism.

Brain Sciences UNSW Colloquium

Monday, 4 September 2017, 4pm
From Big Data to DNA: Unravelling Causes and Outcomes in People with Intellectual Disability
Australia Ensemble - Lunch hour concert image

Australia Ensemble - Lunch hour concert

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 1:10pm
Free lunch hour concerts with performances by the Australia Ensemble
Donald K Turner address - with Philip Thalis: Architectural Culture; From Site to Society image

Donald K Turner address - with Philip Thalis: Architectural Culture; From Site to Society

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 6:30pm
Retracing our steps from built project to inception to locate each within our understanding of its broader architectural lineage.
Shifting Landscapes in Medical Research Funding – recent policy developments image

Shifting Landscapes in Medical Research Funding – recent policy developments

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 8:30am
Seminar about the changing landscape of acquiring research funding in medicine/biomedical fields.
2017 UNSW 3 Minute Thesis competition image

2017 UNSW 3 Minute Thesis competition

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 4:30pm
Come and hear the best and brightest UNSW PhD candidates pitch their world-changing ideas in just three minutes.
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International Night Markets

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 3pm
With food and performances from around the world
Shanghai Express by Mary-Anne Gifford image

Shanghai Express by Mary-Anne Gifford

Friday, 15 September 2017, 7pm
Staged reading of a new Australian play. A dramatic thriller with comedy and songs from Spring Gully to Shanghai.
Australia Ensemble subscription: The sound of pictures image

Australia Ensemble subscription: The sound of pictures

Saturday, 16 September 2017, 8pm
Australia Ensemble subscription concert - The Sound of Pictures: September 16, 8pm Location: John Clancy Auditorium $50/$38/$30/$15 (Adult/Senior/Concession/Student rush)
CHeBA & Kids4Dementia Family Fun Run image

CHeBA & Kids4Dementia Family Fun Run

Sunday, 17 September 2017, 9am
Join Team CHeBA in the 2017 Sydney Running Festival and help get Kids4Dementia in more schools!
Kenneth Finlay lecture and alumni & industry dinner image

Kenneth Finlay lecture and alumni & industry dinner

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 6pm
Register: Mining engineering alumni & industry dinner which follows the 20th Kenneth Finlay Memorial lecture and includes special Q&A panel.
NASA guest lecture: Zero launch mass space pioneering image

NASA guest lecture: Zero launch mass space pioneering

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 6pm
In the future 'space exploration' will need to give way to 'space pioneering', living off the land in space.
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3rd Off Earth Mining Forum (OEMF2017)

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 9am
A space-based economy is just around the corner. Featuring speakers from NASA and international space industry leaders.
Burgundian Consort Recital - Musica Dei donum image

Burgundian Consort Recital - Musica Dei donum

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 7:30pm
Mozart Clemens non Papa Gabrieli Stanford Rutter Eslava Lauridsen di Lasso Barber