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Vice-Chancellor and Principal Dr Michael Spence last weekend joined senior university leaders from universities around the world to discuss the future of education at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2015. More

The Federal Minister for Industry and Science will officially launch a teaching academy today dedicated to excellence and innovation in the teaching of mathematics, science and technology. More

Dr Thushara Dibley is the Deputy Director of the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre (SSEAC), Australia's premier centre of interdisciplinary academic excellence on Southeast Asia. More

The Vice-Chancellor has called on the University community to pressure both sides of politics to deliver a viable framework for higher education funding, after the federal Senate again defeated the government's proposal to deregulate undergraduate fees. More

Many thanks to colleagues who attended last week's staff forum with Vice-Chancellor and Principal Dr Michael Spence, the first in a series of discussions to inform the development of the University's 2016-20 Strategic Plan. More

The University has appointed the first leadership team for our newest multi-faculty research and education initiative, the Australian Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology (AINST). More

The Sydney Rides Business Challenge starts today. To help get the University of Sydney team rolling, Healthy Sydney University will be holding a small-scale, free bicycle rental scheme for staff on selected dates in March and April. More

Professor Phyllis Butow AM from the School of Psychology is an NHMRC Principal Research fellow, Co-director of the Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making (CeMPED) and Chair of the Psycho-oncology Co-operative Research Group (PoCoG). More