2012 News archive

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December 2012
A new chapter in medical education begins    View Summary
14 December 2012
Concord Medical Education Centre opensAn $11.5 million, state of-the-art facility for the education and clinical training of students and professionals, was launched on Thursday 13 December by the Governor of New South Wales.
Work set to start for the Abercrombie Precinct   View Summary
11 December 2012
Abercrombie Precinct in DarlingtonThe first major milestone for the Abercrombie Precinct redevelopment has been reached and work is expected to start before the end of 2012.
Summer works to improve our campus   View Summary
11 December 2012
A series of improvements is underway on campus over the summer breakAs some University operations close for the year, a complex program of campus improvements is only just beginning.
November 2012
Student gives verdict on Fisher Library spaces   View Summary
30 November 2012
New spaces on offer in the Fisher LibraryStudent blogger Philip Le gives his verdict on the new spaces on offer in the Fisher Library.
Parking changes: Ross Street and Law School car parks   View Summary
13 November 2012
The temporary car park near the Ross Street gates on the Camperdown/Darlington campus has now closed permanently.
October 2012
Get cycling for a free breakfast!   View Summary
8 October 2012
Ride to Work Day 2011Wednesday 17 October is Ride to Uni Day
June 2012
New software to help create a sustainable campus   View Summary
8 June 2012
The University of Sydney The University of Sydney has moved a step closer to reducing carbon emissions with a new web-based system to capture and report on sustainability data.
May 2012
New education and research space for the Nepean Clinical School   View Summary
28 May 2012
The Nepean Clinical School, University of SydneyA new building for students and staff at the Nepean Clinical School was opened in May this year, further improving education and research in Western Sydney.
New look CIS website launched   View Summary
21 May 2012
University of SydneyA new CIS website has launched to improve the delivery of up to date and timely information to University staff, students and the community.
Making Campus Assist online work for you   View Summary
14 May 2012
University of SydneyImprovements have been made to Campus Assist online to help streamline the system of logging and managing service requests.
April 2012
Historic university building wins major heritage award   View Summary
24 April 2012
The Round House - The University of SydneyA small octagonal timber building originally used by veterinary science lecturers to teach has won a major heritage award from the National Trust of Australia today.
Slow down on campus   View Summary
19 April 2012
Students on campusDid you know that University campuses are governed by NSW road rules?
March 2012
New learning hubs a hit on campus   View Summary
28 March 2012
The University of SydneyNew learning hubs delivered through the Learning Networks Project have proven a hit with students.
Building closures due to weather   View Summary
8 March 2012
University of SydneyTorrential rain in Sydney over the last 24 hours has caused disruptions to some areas of the University today.
February 2012
Shutdown notice - Regimental Drive down to the R.M.C Gunn building   View Summary
21 February 2012
University of SydneyRegimental Drive will be temporarily closed for approximately 8 weeks to facilitate the demolition of the H.K. Ward Gymnasium building.
Native flora and fauna flourish on campus   View Summary
10 February 2012
University of Sydney gardensA commitment to planting native flora around campus has contributed positively to the biodiversity of the University.
Abercrombie Redevelopment Project Update   View Summary
7 February 2012
University of SydneyThe Abercrombie Precinct Redevelopment team will be presenting new plans and designs for the proposed Business School in February before submitting to council.
Campus cleanup - bulky waste collection    View Summary
6 February 2012
University of SydneyThe University is providing a free bulky waste collection service to dispose of unwanted items that are occupying space in your work area.
January 2012
Deadline extension for project prioritisation submissions   View Summary
9 January 2012
University of Sydney Expressions of interest for projects in 2013-2017 are now due by Saturday 25 February 2012.