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Calling time on common child literacy myths

20 August, 2014

It's time to challenge some of the myths about how children learn to read and write. Read the op-ed co-written by Professor Robyn Ewing (pictured).


Study to look at link between pet abuse and domestic violence

18 August, 2014

Dr Lydia Tong, a veterinary scientist from the University of Sydney has produced a means for vets to spot the deliberate abuse of dogs and will now at connections between abuse of pets and domestic violence.


A Great Australian Composer and National Treasure: Peter Sculthorpe 1929-2014

08 August, 2014

Peter Sculthorpe, Emeritus Professor of Composition at the University of Sydney, Australia's most significant composer, passed away in Sydney at the age of 85.


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