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Horse breeder helps students find their rhythm

The late John Cassim, a University of Sydney graduate, was destined for a lifelong career in music pedagogy. Find out how his gift to the University continues to support promising students.


For the little ones

As we celebrate NAIDOC Week, we highlight the groundbreaking work by the University’s Poche Centre for Indigenous Health in the remote Western Australias towns of the Fitzroy Valley.

Undergraduate students explore career and research options at the CPC

Training the next generation of researchers and students is essential to overcoming obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. The Charles Perkins Centre (CPC) Summer Research Scholarship program, funded through philanthropy, allows our brightest students to experience advanced research training opportunities and see first-hand how research contributes to breakthroughs.

Generous gift supports Charles Perkins Centre

A $3 million gift from supporters Judith and David Coffey will assist early career researchers at the Charles Perkins Centre. Find out how you can support researchers at our latest research, education and clinical facility.

School students get a taste of university life

Almost 700 primary school children enjoyed their first hands-on experience of university yesterday as part of the Year 3 Discover Uni program. Read on to discover how you can support the University’s Compass program.

Philanthropy animates mechatronics lab

A new-look, state-of-the-art laboratory that will enhance the learning experience of more than 240 mechatronics students at the University of Sydney has been officially opened.