Student Activities

  • Agriculture Ball 2013[24 September 2013]

    Agriculture Ball 2013

    Faculty staff and students are invited to celebrate the end of the academic year at the Agriculture Ball 2013 on 1 November. More

  • 3 MINUTE THESIS CHALLENGE 2013[17 June 2013]

    Last year's winner Mana Gharun

    The University of Sydney 3MT consists of a series of heats (usually held in August), the winner of which will compete in the Australia and New Zealand competition (usually held in September). More

  • 2012 Honours at graduation, our dean's list of academic excellence and prizes[21 February 2013]

    Students

    The list of the Faculty's 2012 Honours at graduation, our dean's list of academic excellence and prizes. More

  • Agriculture Ball 2012[11 October 2012]

    Agriculture Ball 2012

    The Dean Professor Mark Adams invites Faculty Staff and Students to celebrate the end of the academic year at the Agriculture Ball including a special farewell for fourth years More

  • Johanna Couchman wins 3rd place in 2012 Crops Competition and a crops study tour to USA! [17 September 2012]

    Winner Johanna Couchman

    Johanna Couchman, a third year Bachelor of Science in Agriculture student in the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, won third place at the 2012 Australian Universities Crops Competition, held at Temora, NSW on 13 and 14 September 2012. More

  • Young Professionals in Agriculture Forum[5 September 2012]

    Costa Georgiadis

    Join other young professionals in agriculture, including recent graduates, at a one-day forum to connect the dots on issues of our time, including: effectively communicating the science of agriculture, the role of social media in agriculture.. More

  • IN MEMORY OF DEREK BACON BLWSc Hons '06 [16 July 2012]

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    Derek Bacon graduated with Honours in a Bachelor of Land and Water Science degree from the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment at The University of Sydney in 2006. Tragically Derek passed away on 9 July 2012. More

  • New Postgraduate Scholarships on Offer[16 May 2012]

    New PG Scholarships

    Six new postgraduate scholarships of $30,000 per annum are being offered by the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment. More

  • Inspiring Agriculture at the Royal Easter Show[16 May 2012]

    Inspiring Agriculture at the Royal Easter Show

    Faculty staff attended the annual 2012 Careers in Agriculture Expo at the Royal Easter show last month. The day featured a series of short talks from the RAS Youth Group for school students that highlighted the range of careers and pathways to working in the industry. More

  • Tequila plant could fuel vehicles and help reduce emissions [15 May 2012]

    Agave research

    Large scale farms of the agave plant used to make the drink tequila could be established in Australia's arid inland as a novel and greenhouse-friendly solution to Australia's transport fuel problems, a University of Sydney academic has found. More

  • Student Landcare plants another 1000 trees at Arthursleigh[14 May 2012]

    Landcare weekend 2012

    The weekend was cold and frosty in Marulan, NSW, but this did not deter about 27 students and 3 staff of the Faculty to plant another 1000 trees at the University rural property Arthursleigh. More

  • Faculty Celebrates Excellence[8 May 2012]

    MacLaurin Hall

    The Chancellor, Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO, was the special guest at the annual prize and scholarship evening on Friday 4 May 2012, in MacLaurin Hall, for the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment. More