Alumni News & Events

  • Alumni Dinner – Make your way back to the School of Biological Sciences

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    October 25, 2014 – Join classmates, labmates and academics, past and present, for a delicious dinner in The Refectory.

  • Murray Lecture: Wildlife Wars

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    September 24, 2014 – Professor Justin O’Riain (University of Cape Town) presents the 2014 Murray Lecture.

  • Back to School - Annual Alumni Social

    Back to School - Annual Alumni Social

    October 18, 2013 – Take a class, refresh your knowledge, run an experiment and then relax with a drink. The School of Biological Sciences invites all biology alumni to the party.

  • 50th Birthday Public Lecture Series

    50th Birthday Public Lecture Series

    October 24, 2012 - March 6, 2013 – Learn more about the exciting research being done at the School of Biological Sciences. This lecture series has been put together as part of the Celebrating 50 years events.

  • Biology Alumni Party - Celebrating 50 Years

    Biology Alumni Party - Celebrating 50 Years

    October 19, 2012 – The School of Biological Sciences turns 50 and all biology alumni are invited to the party.

  • Murray Lecture: Crowd Control - The Principles of Collective Behaviour

    Murray Lecture: Crowd Control - The Principles of Collective Behaviour

    August 8, 2012 - Professor Iain D. Couzin (Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, USA) presents the 2012 Murray Lecture.

  • Alumni BBQ at Warrah

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    October 22, 2011 - The School of Biological Sciences invites all alumni to a field day and BBQ at Warrah.

  • Synthetic Biology, the next gen of GM

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    August 10, 2011 - Imagine if we could make cells that would help us tackle today's challenges - cells that could clean up oil spills, produce fuel, break down waste and even improve our health. Presented by 2011 Murray Lecturer, Dr Jim Haseloff from The University of Cambridge.

  • 2010 Biology Alumni Cocktail Reception

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    October 29, 2010 - Join us to meet and network with alumni, revisit staff members of the School and enjoy drinks and canapés on the much-loved Botany Lawn.

  • Notes on the meeting of the Alumni Steering Committee

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    July 15, 2010 - Notes on the meeting of the Alumni Steering Committee, Heydon-Laurence Building.

  • Notes on the meeting of the Alumni Steering Committee

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    April 21, 2010 - Notes on the meeting of the Alumni Steering Committee, Science Rd Cottage.

  • 2009 Biology Alumni Cocktail Reception

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    October 23, 2009 - Groups of alumni representing many decades of graduates gathered to share very happy memories of their time in the School and to catch up on their subsequent activities.

  • Notes on the meeting of the Alumni Steering Committee

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    July 7, 2009 - Notes on the meeting of the Alumni Steering Committee in the School Office, Science Rd Cottage.

  • Graduation Ceremony

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    May 29, 2009 - Following their graduation ceremony on Friday, 29 May, 2009, biology graduates were invited for morning tea in the School of Biological Sciences.

  • Prize-giving Ceremony

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    May 22, 2009 - The School of Biological Sciences awards a number of prizes to outstanding students throughout the undergraduate and postgraduate years.

  • Keast Lecture

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    May 1, 2009 - Each year the Keast Lecture brings a visiting academic to the School of Biological Sciences to present a public seminar, then to spend the weekend in a professional development retreat for Postgraduate students at the School's Warrah field station

  • Spring Back to Sydney

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    November 8, 2008 - Spring Back to Sydney is a special reunion for alumni who graduated in a year ending in 8. It is a fantastic opportunity to revisit the campus, faculty or college and relive the unique experience with your fellow alumni.

  • Memories, Music and Microscopy

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    August 22, 2008 - Biology alumni from around the world came back to the University of Sydney to reunite for an evening of Memories, Music and Microscopy.