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Faculty of Science

Get curious: win tickets to TEDxSydney

To celebrate our partnership with TEDxSydney, you could win one of two tickets to join the sold-out crowd at the Sydney Opera House on Thursday 21 May.

News and initiatives

Free staff flu vaccinations

There are still time slots available for staff to book their free influenza vaccination at the University's Camden campus next Monday 20 April. 

Nominate your outstanding peers

The deadline for nominations for this year’s Alumni Awards is looming. It's time to nominate graduates whose achievements have had a lasting impact in their field and beyond.

Service updates

Recent updates to Yammer

Recent updates to make it easier to log in to Yammer mean that staff may have received an email notification from the system.

News and notices

New HPC resource is live

The University’s new High Performance Computing (HPC) service - known as 'Artemis' - is now live and available for researchers. 

Research update 13 April

Be sure to check this week's research update for details of a number of funding opportunities currently available with closing dates coming up in the next few weeks. 

Social media

Did you know the Faculty is on Facebook, Twitter and Yammer? We already have over 100 academics and professional staff active on our social media channels. So why not join us and stay up to date on all thats happening!

Got news?

Use the news submission form to tell us about news from your School, to share here on the Faculty intranet.

Events and dates

21 Apr

Equity Fellowships Lunchtime Seminar

A seminar for prospective applicants for to the University Equity Fellowships. 1pm in Meeting Room 614/616, Level 6, Jane Foss Russell Building, Darlington Campus.

22 Apr

Teaching tips seminars

Staff are invited to attend two teaching seminars:
Using Electronic Laboratory Notebooks in Undergraduate Classes from 1-3 pm on 22 April in the eLearning Training Room, Level 3, Services Building (G12).
Re-thinking Teaching in Geosciences from 4 pm on 29 April in Room 449, Madsen Building (F09).

29 Apr

Sydney Science Forum: House of Karls

FREE Science lecture 'House of Karls: Knowledge is Power'. Presented by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, Julius Sumner Miller Fellow
5.45pm, Eastern Avenue Auditorium 

29 Apr

Disability awareness workshops

Two workshops (for managers and for all staff) organised by Equity and Diversity Strategy in partnership with the Australian Network on Disability. Enrolment is via CareerPath; search under 'Diversity and Inclusion'.