A number of donors have supported the Charles Perkins Centre (CPC) and the appointment of professional chairs to lead ground-breaking research on obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. World first research from the CPC has found that protein and carbohydrates outweigh calorie counting.
Mark Hazelton is able to undertake a residency in ruminant medicine with the Livestock Veterinary Teaching and Research Unit at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, with the support of the Hugh Hughes bequest.
Mechanical engineering student at the University of Sydney, Leticia Luiz has been presented the NSW International Student of the Year Award for 2013.
John Grill, Chairman of the board of WorleyParsons and member of the University of Sydney community was acknowledged for his influence on Australian society in the latest round of Australia Day Honours, announced by the Governor-General.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander high school students from as far as Darwin and the Torres Strait’s Thursday Island are in Sydney this week for the University of Sydney’s inaugural Wingara Mura – Bunga Barrabugu Summer Program.
Quintin Rares from the University of Sydney Business School has developed the world’s first interactive digital textbook app covering an entire university subject.
The University of Sydney recognised two key of its primary philanthropic donors, presenting Greg Poche AO and Reg Richardson AM with honorary awards during a special ceremony in the Great Hall.
More than 350 volunteers came together to help the Sydney Nursing School make a difference in the lives of Sydney’s homeless.
Bova Compounding has partnered with the University of Sydney’s Faculty of Veterinary Science to fund a three year scholarship for a talented student to participate in a Residency Program at the Camden Campus.
A $15 million bequest from a modest and enigmatic resident of Wellington, NSW will provide a huge boon for University of Sydney’s research into the state’s second most common cancer.