Alumni

  • Jobs study pits 'who you know' against 'where you go'[11 July 2014]

    Associate Professor Gaby Ramia.

    Associate Professor Gaby Ramia of the Graduate School of Government will lead a landmark study into how formal and informal networks affect employment outcomes for the long-term and youth unemployed. More

  • Queen's Birthday Honour for Professor Barbara Caine[13 June 2014]

    Professor Barbara Caine AM

    The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences would like to congratulate Professor Barbara Caine AM, who has been made a Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia for significant service to tertiary education, particularly to gender studies, women's history, and as a role model and mentor. More

  • Words of Wisdom with Mark Scott[5 June 2014]

    Mark Scott Thumb

    Students graduating from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences on Friday were treated to a special address, delivered by Alumni and current Managing Director of Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), Mark Scott. More

  • Global Voices Exchange[3 June 2014]

    Nicola Bauman

    BA Honours student, Nicola Bauman has returned from the Global Voices delegation to the OECD Forum in Paris and filed a special report for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. More

  • Rococo Aesthetics: Women, Lapdogs and Sexual Pleasure in Eighteenth-Century Art[29 May 2014]

    Rococo Aesthetics: Women, Lapdogs and Sexual Pleasure in Eighteenth-Century Art

    Professor Jennifer Milam will consider how Rococo art is connected with Enlightenment thought processes that sought to push the accepted boundaries of human sexuality in an effort to argue the merits of a life of pleasure in this 5 June Insights Lecture. More

  • Reason to love: David Braddon-Mitchell's philosophy of passion[25 May 2014]

    DBM

    Speaking at the Sydney Writers' Festival's Bloomberg Stage, David Braddon-Mitchell told us "writing and storytelling will help us find what we have reason to love." More

  • Reef lives and breathes through McCalman's tales[23 May 2014]

    Iain McCalman

    Professor Iain McCalman weaved a rich tapestry of history, science, culture and environment to explore the various identities of the Great Barrier Reef at a Sydney Writers' Festival talk on Monday night. More

  • Label Breaker: Tara Moss' The Fictional Woman[23 May 2014]

    Tara Moss

    I was particularly struck by one moment during the launch of Tara Moss' new non-fiction book The Fictional Woman, at Sydney Writers' Festival last night. More

  • Alumna in Focus Annie Corlett [21 May 2014]

    Annie Corlett

    Annie Corlett (BEc) has had an impressive career - and while some may know her as business woman extraordinaire - we hold her in very high esteem as President of the Alumni Council of the University of Sydney, for her dedication and commitment to our students, staff and alumni. More

  • The Dean's Reception for Alumni and Friends[16 May 2014]

    The Deanâs Reception for Alumni and Friends

    On Thursday, 10 April 2014, the Dean, Professor Duncan Ivison, hosted a Reception for Alumni and Friends of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences in the MacLaurin Hall of the University of Sydney's Main Quadrangle. More

  • Subject specialist chosen for Australian Curriculum Review[7 May 2014]

    Professor Barry Spurr

    Professor Barry Spurr has been selected as a specialist in literature for the Australian Curriculum Review as the country moves towards a controversial national curriculum. More

  • Global Voices Exchange: Nicola Bauman part of delegation to Paris OECD Forum[16 April 2014]

    Global Voices Exchange: Nicola Bauman part of delegation to Paris OECD Forum

    The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences would like to congratulate BA Honours student, Nicola Bauman on being selected for the Global Voices delegation to the OECD Forum in Paris during May. More