Category Archives: University News

Academy of Science awards Sydney scientists with highest honour

Four join Australia’s most prestigious science organisation Professors Dacheng Tao, Geordie Williamson, Jennie Brand-Miller and Chris Dickman recognised for outstanding contributions to Australian science. The Australian Academy of Science has awarded four academics from the University of Sydney with its highest honour,…

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University of Sydney celebrates Australia-China business excellence

Business School strengthens connections with China business and industry The University of Sydney Business School sponsored the 2018 Westpac AustCham Australia-China Business Awards (ACBA) gala dinner, held in Shanghai last night. The University of Sydney joined dignitaries and industry leaders…

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Global tourism carbon footprint quantified in world first

Comprehensive supply-chain analysis shows the true cost of travel Tourism has been revealed to be responsible for almost a tenth of greenhouse gas emissions, with flights a major component. The paper highlights a gap in the Paris climate agreement, which…

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9 facts you didn’t know about the carillon

Carillon’s 90th birthday hits a high note 90 years ago, the carillon bells arrived on our shores and were transported through Sydney to their new home at the University. To celebrate this milestone, we look at nine facts you might…

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