Topic archives: Sydney University

Fundraise or perish: how wooing big donors became big business for Aussie unis

May 3, 2017

Years of federal budget cuts have forced Australian unis to look for cash injections elsewhere, writes journalist at The Citizen Anders Furze.

How a Labor powerbroker stopped a Co-op coup

April 3, 2017 2

University students have tried and failed to expel the directors of the Co-op bookshop chain over governance concerns, writes freelance journalist Jeremy Nadel.

Rundle: the problem with unis taking cash to build biased research centres

March 28, 2017 17

Things have gone to pot at the Sydney University Centre for Identifying Americanism.

Sydney Uni scholarship prioritises men over women

February 9, 2017

It isn't the only scholarship to have unusual or out-of-date criteria.

Daily Telegraph exaggerated Nazi lecture claim

August 24, 2016 1

Context is key.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

August 24, 2016 1

Bernardi and Nazis ... who will run Nine? ... senators hide ...

Peter Singer deals death blow to anti-euthanasia crowd at Sydney Uni

Peter Singer deals death blow to anti-euthanasia crowd at Sydney Uni

August 14, 2015 11

A debate about the merits of voluntary euthanasia filled Sydney Town Hall to capacity last night.

Jake Lynch ‘relieved’ to be cleared of serious misconduct

Jake Lynch ‘relieved’ to be cleared of serious misconduct

May 27, 2015 4

Jake Lynch has been cleared of charges of anti-Semitism for his actions during an anti-Israel protest at Sydney University.

Why Jake Lynch was waving money around at an anti-Israel protest

Why Jake Lynch was waving money around at an anti-Israel protest

March 25, 2015 14

Jake Lynch is a long-time supporter of Palestine, but he has shown no evidence of anti-Semitism, whatever his ideological enemies might say, writes Sydney University senior lecturer Nick Riemer

Tips and rumours

February 19, 2013

Just what were those R&D perks for big business anyway? ... News cuts in Adelaide ... legal woes at Sydney University postgrad club ...