Welcome to UNSW Events

The University hosts a wide range of events both on and off-campus throughout the year. They range from concert performances to open days and free public lectures on contemporary issues such as the environment, healthcare and global politics.

For venue bookings, please visit UNSW Venues and Events.

For student events, please visit Campus Life events and activities.

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E.g., 2017-08-17
E.g., 2017-08-17
Events: Date from: 2017-06-01, Date to: 2017-06-30
Still in my mind: Gurindji location, experience and visuality image

Still in my mind: Gurindji location, experience and visuality

Friday, 5 May 2017, 10am
Curated by Brenda L Croft, this exhibition considers the ongoing impact of the Gurindji Walk-Off.
A working model of the world image

A working model of the world

Friday, 5 May 2017, 10am
A working model of the world gathers together charismatic objects created to help us understand the world around us.
Introduction to regression modelling in R image

Introduction to regression modelling in R

Monday, 19 June 2017, 9am
Consolidate and extend your statistical regression modelling skills in R with this practical course for applied researchers.
Introduction to version control with git image

Introduction to version control with git

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 9:30am
This course for researchers and research students will cover the fundamentals of version control.
Exploring the tricky questions: Embodied story telling as a basis for discussing sex and relationships image

Exploring the tricky questions: Embodied story telling as a basis for discussing sex and relationships

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 12:30pm
Seminar on engaging young people in discussions about sex/relationships with Kate Senior and Laura Grozdanovski from University of Wollongong.
Cleaning & exploring your data with open refine image

Cleaning & exploring your data with open refine

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 1:30pm
This course will assist you to utilise Open Refine; a powerful, free tool for exploring, normalising and cleaning datasets.
Lecture on Homelessness: Ending a long crisis image

Lecture on Homelessness: Ending a long crisis

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 5pm
Presented by Dr Heather Holst (Launch Housing) and Professor Anne O'Brien (UNSW Sydney)
Utzon lecture - Homes and cities: Growth and inequality image

Utzon lecture - Homes and cities: Growth and inequality

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 6pm
Utzon Lecture - Homes and cities: Growth and inequality with Duncan Maclennan
Polar vortices: Earth, Mars, and beyond image

Polar vortices: Earth, Mars, and beyond

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 3pm
This seminar, given by Professor Darryn Waugh, will clarify what is meant by “polar vortices” in the atmospheric science literature.
Art & Design student parent information evening image

Art & Design student parent information evening

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 6pm
Come along and hear about our Art & Design programs, specialisations and the exciting career options and pathways available to you.
UNSW Law and Business parent and student information evening image

UNSW Law and Business parent and student information evening

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 6pm
UNSW Law and Business parent and student information evening.
Alpha and beta-catenin regulate vesicle trafficking image

Alpha and beta-catenin regulate vesicle trafficking

Friday, 23 June 2017, 3pm
The seminar will explore new findings showing that alpha and beta-catenin play an essential role in vesicle trafficking.
An evening with Dr Jane Goodall  image

An evening with Dr Jane Goodall

Friday, 23 June 2017, 7pm
Includes a 20-minute lecture by Dr Goodall, followed by a 40-minute conversation between her and a guest host.
Steven Pinker on The Decline of Violence: Why the world isn’t falling apart. Presented with the Sydney Opera House.  image

Steven Pinker on The Decline of Violence: Why the world isn’t falling apart. Presented with the Sydney Opera House.

Sunday, 25 June 2017, 4pm
Steven Pinker returns to the topic of violence, and why so many people think the world is becoming more dangerous.
Personalised medicine: Empowered patients in the 21st Century? image

Personalised medicine: Empowered patients in the 21st Century?

Monday, 26 June 2017, 3pm
Presented by the UNSW Practical Justice Initiative and the ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology.
Introduction to Unix for HPC image

Introduction to Unix for HPC

Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 9:30am
This course will demonstrate how to transfer your data onto, and run software on HPC infrastructure.
Sexuality and sexual citizenship in the later years image

Sexuality and sexual citizenship in the later years

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 4pm
Jointly presented by CSRH and the UNSW Practical Justice Initiative as part of the Grand Challenge on Inequality.
Public lecture by Christina Romer: The global economic crisis and inequality  image

Public lecture by Christina Romer: The global economic crisis and inequality

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 6pm
What impact has the 2008 global economic crisis had on inequality?
A Conversation with Richard Buckland image

A Conversation with Richard Buckland

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 5:30pm
Join the Scientia Education Academy in conversation: to think, engage and reflect on the art of teaching

Design for a better world pitch night

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 6pm
Student teams will be pitching their ideas designed around problem statements related to climate change, refugees and migration and inequality.