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Celebrating Women conference

Attend Celebrating Women: leading and sustaining communities on 6 March 2015.

Women at the University of Sydney

News and initiatives

Honouring the Freedom Ride 50 years on

University staff and students united last week to commemorate a major milestone in the history of Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander civil rights. Read the reflections of two staff members who made the trip.

Help new students

Don't forget to wear your Ask Me badge over the next two weeks to let new students know that they can approach you if they have any questions.

Service updates

OWeek 2015 on campus

USU's OWeek runs from 25 to 27 February. Find out which areas on Camperdown Campus will be affected.

News and notices

Young Tall Poppy awards

Nominations are now open for the Young Tall Poppy Science Awards for 2015. These awards recognise excellence in early career research across all the sciences. 

Calling nominations for the Helen Beh citizenship award

The Helen Beh Award is for a Science student (undergraduate OR postgraduate) who has contributed most to the Faculty’s non-academic activities and interests. Academic staff are encrouaged to nominate candidates; nominations are due by 31 March.

High Performance Computing

Access to a High Performance Computing (HPC) service supporting high quality research will be available to University of Sydney researchers from the end of March 2015. Regsiter now for HPC training on the Research support website.

Events and dates

26 Feb

Faculty Forum

Removing Blots on the HDR landscape: Cleaner IPRS ranking procedures and faster examinations
Presented by Associate Professor Ross Coleman, 1pm, New Law School Annexe SR 446. All welcome

25 Mar

Sydney Science Forum: A Game of Homes

A Game of homes: How honeybees choose a nest. Presented by Associate Professor Mary Myerscough School of Mathematics and Statistics 
5.45pm, Eastern Avenue Auditorium

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