Diary

Please note

  • Only a selection of University events are shown on this page (as printed in SAM). Visit the University Event Calendar for a complete listing.

NOVEMBER

Annual ST Lee Lecture: Taking Aim at Non-Communicable Diseases in Asia/Pacific
25 November
Turquoise Room Lvl 3, Sheraton Towers Singapore Hotel, 39 Scotts Road, Singapore, 6.30-7.30pm
With guest speaker Professor Robert Beaglehole, followed by a cocktail reception hosted by the Dean Professor Bruce Robinson. RSVP essential by 11 November online at www.alumni.sydney.edu.au/stlee_2011. For further information, visit www.facebook.com/sydneyalumni.singapore

Hô Ch' Minh Alumni Reception
27 November
Hotel Majestic Saigon, Level 8, 1 Doug Khoi Street, District 1, Hô Chi Minh City
5.30-7.30pm
Alumni and Hoc Mãi fellows living in and around Hô Ch' Minh are cordially invited to a cocktail reception hosted by the Dean of Sydney Medical School and Chair of the Hoc Mãi Foundation, Professor Bruce Robinson in the presence of the Australian Consul General, Mr Graeme Swift. RSVP essential by 15 November online at sydney.edu.au/alumni/medicine/hcm. Visit www.facebook.com/sydneyalumni.vietnam for more information.

Hà Noi Alumni Reception Residence of Australian
30 November
Residence of Australian Ambassador, 66 Ly Thuong Kiet Street, Hoam Kiem, Hà Noi
5.30-7.30pm
The Dean of the Sydney Medical School and Chair of the Hoc Mãi Foundation, Professor Bruce Robinson invites you to a cocktail reception to be hosted by the Australian Ambassador to Viêtnam, His Excellency Mr Allaster Cox at the Ambassador’s Residence. RSVP essential by 15 November online at sydney.edu.au/alumni/medicine/Hanoi. Visit www.facebook.com/sydneyalumni.vietnam for more information.

DECEMBER

The Inaugural Warren Hogan Memorial Lecture

8 December
Eastern Avenue Auditorium
6pm
With guest speaker Glenn Stevens (BEc Hons ’80), Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia and Chairman of the Reserve Bank Board, the Payments System Board, and the Australian Council of Financial Regulators. For further information contact .

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Sydney University Graduate Choir Concert
10 December
8pm Verbrugghen Hall
“Poetic Inspirations” concert including: Songs of the Fleet, Stanford; Songs of the Heart, Bowen (poetry of Christopher Brennan); Parry, Debussy. $40/$20 children and full-time students. For further information, visit sydney.edu.au/gradchoir. Tickets from seymourcentre.com.au or 9351 7940.

MARCH

Sydney 10 – A reunion for the class of 2002
Celebrate your 10-year anniversary since graduating from the University of Sydney
Join us for an entertaining evening of reminiscing, socialising and fun. With opportunities to reconnect with classmates from your faculty, great prizes to be won and food and wine on offer for you and a guest, this is a reunion not to be missed!
$20 alumni; $30 guests. For further information, email , and keep an eye out for event details in our regular online newsletter, eSydney.

APRIL

Golden Graduates Luncheon

Photo taken at Golden Graduates Luncheon

16 April
The Great Hall, 12-3pm
Three-course luncheon with entertainment and an address by the Vice-Chancellor. Open to all pre-1962 alumni and their friends; $80 per person.
For further information and registration, visit sydney.edu.au/alumni/golden or contact the Alumni and Events Office on +61 2 9036 9278 or

MAY

Pharmacy Research Innovations Dinner 2012: Cancer
18 May
The Maclaurin Hall
7pm
Join us for the inaugural fundraising dinner for the Faculty of Pharmacy. Enjoy an evening of entertainment and catching up with friends while helping to raise money for research into innovative cancer treatment that will help save the lives of many Australians. For further information contact Rebecca Palser on +61 2 9351 7828 or

OTHER INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL EVENTS

A number of our national and international alumni chapters run social events for alumni on a regular basis. Visit our chapters’ websites at alumni.sydney.edu.au/chapters to find out what is happening in your area. Are you interested in starting your own local chapter or online group? Contact Andrea Besnard in the Alumni and Events Office at or 02 9351 1963

ALUMNI REUNIONS

There are numerous Alumni Reunions being held throughout the year. Please visit the event pages at sydney.edu.au/alumni for more information. If you would like help arranging your reunion, contact us at

AND THERE’S MORE…

Not all our events make the SAM publishing deadline. Keep an eye on our web pages and make sure that your contact details are up to date (you can do this online at sydney.edu.au/stayconnected) so that you receive our monthly eSydney email newsletter, as well as invitations to events in your area.