We are very pleased to have signed a new partnership agreement with UC Davis, which will enable new research collaborations and shared funding for animal and agricultural science leaders.
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University of Sydney and UC Davis sign partnership agreement

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Read how veterinarian and farmer Associate Professor Robyn Alders has dedicated her career to international development work.

Meet our Researchers: Associate Professor Robyn Alders AO

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Come join us for mini talks, face painting and info about services on campus at @sydneymardigras fair day at Camperdown Memorial Rest Park today.
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In the lead up to Mardi Gras we asked our LGBTIQ staff and students some pretty personal questions… Here’s a sneak peak at what they had to say (and stay tuned for our episode length video coming soon!) . Have questions of your own? Come chat to us at our Sydney Uni stall at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras
Fair Day this Sunday (19 Feb). For more info see: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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University of Sydney Business School graduates launched Journey Crowdfunding with the aim of empowering individuals in need and supporting their quest for a better life.

Crowdfunding venture backs individual quest for something better

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02/16/2017 at 05:12. Facebook
Sumo: to most people it’s just big blokes in big g-strings. Many don’t realise the Australian sumo scene is alive and slapping.

The fascinating world of sumo wrestling in Australia

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02/15/2017 at 23:13. Facebook
Sydney Uni at New York Fashion Week! Zimmermann's new collection 'The Maples' was inspired by the roguish fashions of female students at Sydney Uni following WWI. How awesome is that!? [ Bit.ly Link ]
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We have two double passes to give away to current Sydney Uni students to a sold-out performance of The Trouble with Harry on Thursday 23rd February followed by a Sydney Ideas panel: 'Transgender: looking back, moving forward'.Tickets will go to the first two students to email student number to sydney.ideas@sydney.edu.au before 5pm Thursday 16th Feb.
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Transgender: looking back, moving forward - Sydney Ideas - The University of Sydney

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Our undergraduate students have been recognised as the most employable of any Australian university by GradConnection! [ Bit.ly Link ]

Our undergraduates named Australia’s most employable

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02/14/2017 at 22:41. Facebook
Your unofficial guide to the start of semester: [ Bit.ly Link ]

An insider’s guide to Orientation

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02/14/2017 at 05:05. Facebook
DJ ring that carillon! We took your requests and had a love song mega mix in the Quad today. Can you guess all 6 songs? Bonus points if you can spot the Rick Roll :)
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Everyone's life has seminal moments and, except for the day you're born, every one of those involves an outfit. Here's why most people remember exactly what they wore on their first date. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Why people always remember their first date outfit

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02/13/2017 at 22:10. Facebook
Need some date night conversation starters? Check out these unexpected and obscure facts discovered by researchers from the Sydney Uni and around the world. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Quirky Valentines facts

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Turns out romance isn't dead in the age of Tinder after all! [ Bit.ly Link ]
On 13 February 2008, the Australian Parliament made a formal apology to Australia’s Indigenous peoples acknowledging past policies that harmed Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and communities. Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous Strategy and Services) Professor Shane Houston reflects on National Apology Day, and looks forward to the future.
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Recognising National Apology Day

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Notice all the trucks on campus a few weeks ago? Get the feeling there was a celeb on campus? You were right! Karlie Kloss visited us for a photo shoot on campus. Check out the interview about her passion for coding and mission to challenge study stereotypes in today's Stellarmagazine!
Today is International Darwin Day! Did you know that Sydney University Museums Macleay Collection contains a flea that was collected by Charles Darwin in Argentina? The flea was taken from a hairy-nosed armadillo in Bahia Blanca during Darwin’s historic Voyage of the Beagle and was gifted by the scientist to philosophical naturalist William Sharp Macleay. #darwinday #science #nature
International Day of Women and Girls in Science is the 11th of February. A day both recognising achievements of women in science and trying to inspire and engage women and girls in science.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

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Here's a little bit of 'hisss-tory' we don't want to see repeating! From ammonia and alcohol, to splints and antivenoms: Dr Peter Hobbins charts the evolution of Australia's snake bite treatments. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Hissstory: how the science of snake bite treatments has changed

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