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10 March 2017

Survey reveals cannabis use in Australians with epilepsy

Australians with epilepsy are turning to cannabis products when antiepileptic drug side-effects are intolerable and epilepsy uncontrolled.

09 March 2017

Statement regarding 2014 incident on campus

The University of Sydney today made the following statement in relation to CCTV footage of an alleged sexual assault on campus in 2014: 

09 March 2017

Soft drink and added sugar consumption on the decline in Australia

Australians are consuming less added sugars and drinking less sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) than they were two decades ago, but this is not translating to smaller waistlines, a new study led by the University of Sydney’s Charles Perkins Centre suggests.

09 March 2017

Forget the 3Rs: modern schools need to embrace the 4Cs

Creativity, critical reflection, collaboration and communication will be vital in a future where half of all jobs may be displaced by technology, writes Professor Michael Anderson in the Sydney Morning Herald.

09 March 2017

Don’t relax FDA drug approval process, experts warn

Experts are warning that moves to deregulate America’s drug approval process could see a flood of unproven and even harmful new drugs enter the market that could threaten human health.

08 March 2017

$55 million to develop transport systems of the future

The federal government has granted a group of leading industry and research organisations known as the iMOVE Co-operative Research Centre (CRC), $55 million over ten years to explore intelligent transport systems.

08 March 2017

A bold equation for change

International Women’s Day provides the platform for celebration, reflection, direction and action. 

08 March 2017

University of Sydney ranked first in the world for sports-related subjects

Teaching and research excellence recognised in QS Subject Rankings, with University of Sydney ranked first in the world for sports-related subjects comprising physical therapy, sports therapy and rehabilitation.

08 March 2017

Architecture/Built Environment at Sydney Uni already 1st in Australia and rises to 15th globally

Architecture and the Built Environment at the University of Sydney retains the number one spot in Australia for the second year and moves up two places to 15th globally, following the release of 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject.

08 March 2017

University of Sydney top of the class in health and medicine

The University of Sydney's medicine, anatomy and sports-related disciplines have been ranked number one in Australia and inside the top 20 worldwide.