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  • New Faculty Honours Research Fellowships for 2015[16 September 2014]

    New Faculty Honours Research Fellowships for 2015

    The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney is pleased to announce the introduction of 9 Honours Research Fellowships to be awarded to outstanding undergraduates intending to undertake an Honours year in 2015. More

  • Supporting Our Future Historians[12 September 2014]

    Supporting Our Future Historians

    From investigating conspiracies around the assassination of JFK to Dr Who's influence on British culture, Sydney high school students explored diverse and influential moments of the 20th century for the Department of History's social inclusion program. More

  • Grey matter matters when measuring our tolerance of risk[12 September 2014]

    Dr Agnieszka Tymula.

    There is a link between our brain structure and our tolerance of risk, new research suggests. More

  • Political Economy[28 August 2014]

    Political Economy

    The Political Economy program at the University of Sydney offers unparalleled insight into the key trends underlying the global economy and its transformation. More

  • Academics Achieve Shortlisting for 2014 NSW Premier's History Awards[25 August 2014]

    Professor Paul Giles and Professor Iain McCalman

    NSW Premier, Mike Baird has announced the shortlist for the 2014 NSW Premier's History Awards with two academics from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences featuring in the list. More

  • New partnership with Yenching Academy of Peking University [22 August 2014]

    Peking University

    The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is proud to announce a new partnership with Yenching Academy of Peking University. More

  • Open Day 2014[22 August 2014]

    Open Day 2014

    Learn more about your study options with the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences during Open Day, which takes place on Saturday, 30 August 2014. More

  • Ancient North African (ANA) research project forges ahead[19 August 2014]

    Cyrene Forum, Libya

    The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences again has reason to be extremely grateful for the generous and imaginative support of University alumni for the Ancient North African research project (ANA). More

  • David Harold Tribe Fiction Award open for applications[14 August 2014]

    David Harold Tribe Fiction Prize.

    The Department of English at the University of Sydney is pleased to be hosting the David Harold Tribe Fiction Award for short works of literature, which is now open for submissions. More

  • The Conversation and the future of journalism[13 August 2014]

    Andrew Jaspan

    The Sydney Democracy Network is excited to announce that editor and Co-founder of The Conversation, Andrew Jaspan will open this year's Festival of Democracy with a public lecture entitled The Conversation and the future of journalism. More

  • Sydney's first Queer Arab Film Festival [12 August 2014]

    Professor Sahar Amer

    The new Chair of the Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Professor Sahar Amer, is already implementing dynamic programs with the introduction of Australia's first Queer Arab Film Festival. More

  • Fellow will explore post-war lives of Chinese-Australian women[8 August 2014]

    Daisy Kwok

    Dr Sophie Loy-Wilson from the Department of History will travel to China to explore the private Shanghai archives of a Chinese-Australian socialite, thanks to a new fellowship made possible by a donation to the Faculty. More