The RateIT project, supported by the Henry Halloran Trust, is set to make public transport much more responsive to passenger needs, and ultimately improve public transport in Australia.
A new fundraising trend is emerging, and the University of Sydney blazed the trail. On 16 September 2014 we held our inaugural 24-hour fundraising and awareness challenge, Pave the Way. We were the first Australian university to run a challenge of this kind.
The Federal Minister for Industry and Science has officially launched a teaching academy dedicated to excellence and innovation in the teaching of mathematics, science and technology.
A new course at the University of Sydney will give recently returned veterans the skills they need to transition to non-military work.
Over the past year a cohort of project professionals from infrastructure, oil & gas, telecommunications, construction and banking & finance industries have joined a year of studies to enhance their leadership capabilities.
Sydney Medical School at the University of Sydney and philanthropic organisation, The Balnaves Foundation, are giving next-generation medical leaders a ‘kick start’ through a new program aimed at boosting the competitive grant funding success of early career researchers.
While Ancient Greek may “never be as popular as Psychology 101”, Professor Bill Ritchie’s generous bequest will advance the study of languages, literature, philosophy and civilisation.
The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is proud to announce a new research and scholarships fund in Armenian studies, made possible through the generous contribution of Mr Stepan Kerkyasharian AO and Mrs Hilda Kerkyasharian.
From studying architecture at the University to preserving important Sydney sites, Graham Brooks is creating a travelling scholarship for heritage conservation through his will.
A bequest left to the University for scientific research in 1940 is still supporting vital scholarship by local and international postgraduates in biology and physics.