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Universities launch new report card on western Sydney

Friday, 1 November 2019, 1:28 pm | University of Sydney

For the first time, the Universities of Sydney and Western Sydney have produced a report card and joint vision for western Sydney that reveals how the region can become one of the state’s most important incubators for future jobs and higher education. ... More >>

Stuttering: the elephant in the classroom

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 11:40 am | University of Sydney

Stuttering is going undiagnosed in Australian classrooms, causing a raft of lifelong social anxiety problems, warns a world-leading University of Sydney expert. More >>

Abbott Government Urged to Focus On Mental Health

Friday, 20 September 2013, 1:21 pm | University of Sydney

Abbott Government Urged to Focus On Mental As Well As Physical Health of Australian Workers More >>

Free Forum to Call for Recognition of South Sea Islanders

Monday, 19 August 2013, 11:49 am | University of Sydney

Free Forum to Call for Recognition of South Sea Islanders The University of Sydney will this week co-host a Sydney Ideas forum calling for formal recognition of Australia’s South Sea Island people. The forum marks the 150th anniversary of the infamous ‘Blackbirding’ ... More >>

Australian leaders undermined by culture of complaint

Tuesday, 6 August 2013, 12:48 pm | University of Sydney

Political and business as well as community leaders are being severely undermined by a culture of dissatisfaction and complaint, according to a new book by Australian leadership and education experts. More >>

21st Annual Labour Law Conference 2013

Tuesday, 16 July 2013, 1:01 pm | University of Sydney

The 21st Annual Labour Law Conference will pose the provocative question: Is the current industrial relations system our best shot at improving productivity and fairness in the workplace? More >>

Experts gather for international consumer law conference

Monday, 1 July 2013, 12:14 pm | University of Sydney

An international consumer law conference at the University of Sydney from 2 to 4 July will cover a broad spectrum of issues from protecting the consumer rights of tourists around the world, to consumerism’s impact on children, the innovative ... More >>

DNA analysis of a horseracing legend

Wednesday, 26 June 2013, 12:45 pm | University of Sydney

A new chapter in the story of Phar Lap is about to be added by the University of Sydney as it leads an attempt to sequence the famous horse’s DNA. More >>

Measuring Impact Beyond the Bottom Line

Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 2:17 pm | University of Sydney

Measuring Impact Beyond the Bottom Line - Business School to Light Up Vivid Festival of Ideas with Strategicframe More >>

Students to Advise Chinese Enterprises As Part of Unique MBA

Tuesday, 21 May 2013, 1:26 pm | University of Sydney

In what is widely seen as a tertiary education first, students in the University of Sydney Business School’s new MBA program will advise Chinese enterprises wanting to invest in Australia or do business with Australian companies. More >>

Australian BREAST Moves Overseas

Monday, 13 May 2013, 2:11 pm | University of Sydney

A web-based training tool for reading mammograms developed by researchers at the University of Sydney’s Health Sciences faculty is poised to be implemented by breast screening services across the globe. More >>

Inadequate Infection Control By Vets Widespread

Monday, 13 May 2013, 2:09 pm | University of Sydney

The infection control practices of veterinarians are inadequate with almost 50 percent of vets contracting infections from animals during their career, research led by the University of Sydney has found. More >>

Harnessing technology to improve mental health

Thursday, 28 March 2013, 12:30 pm | University of Sydney

Harnessing technology to improve mental health 28 March 2013 University of Sydney cross-disciplinary researchers are harnessing the benefits offered by advances in online technology to develop innovative programs improving mental health in young ... More >>

Treatment study shows improvements for depression

Wednesday, 27 March 2013, 11:59 am | University of Sydney

World first online treatment study shows improvements for depression and heart disease sufferers University of Sydney researchers have found a 40 per cent improvement in the overall health of people with both depression and cardiovascular disease after ... More >>

Evaluating for-profit poverty projects in India

Tuesday, 26 March 2013, 12:22 pm | University of Sydney

The University of Sydney Business School is studying the commercial and moral implications of projects in India which aim to turn poverty alleviation for the nation’s poorest people into profit making ventures. More >>

Remove Barriers To Franchise Sector To Boost Asian Growth

Thursday, 7 February 2013, 8:57 am | University of Sydney

Wednesday 6th February 2013 Remove Barriers To Franchise Sector To Boost Asian Growth - Business School The University of Sydney Business School has launched a two year research project to identify the structural, regulatory, commercial and legal barriers ... More >>

Social media puts the public in public health information

Tuesday, 22 January 2013, 4:33 pm | University of Sydney

According to new research from the University of Sydney, micro-blog-based services such as Twitter could be a promising medium to spread important information about public health. More >>

Australian safe sex to save African lives

Tuesday, 15 January 2013, 4:42 pm | University of Sydney

A new condom company, founded by a recent University of Sydney Business School graduate, is offering Australians the opportunity to help “save a life” in Africa each time they have safe sex. More >>

A New Era For Medical Education Begins In Sydney’s West

Thursday, 13 December 2012, 11:59 am | University of Sydney

An $11.5 million, state-of-the-art facility for the education and clinical training of students and professionals, will be launched by the Governor of New South Wales tomorrow. More >>

Babies Get Better Chance To Escape Dangerous Health Cycle

Friday, 7 December 2012, 9:34 am | University of Sydney

A promising step forward in stopping an intergenerational cycle of birth complications, diabetes and obesity associated with gestational diabetes has been made by researchers at the University of Sydney. More >>

 

 

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