Events

Upcoming Events
19
Aug
Crisis Management vs Ethnic Tension: The Qing Dynasty's Dilemma
Who:Dr. Cyrus Yee, Sun Yat-sen University
Venue:Morven Brown Building, Room 310
When:19 Aug 2019, 4pm - 5:30pm
20
Aug
Employer engagement in welfare to work programmes
Who:Associate Professor Jo Ingold, Centre for Employment Relations, Innovation and Change, Leeds University Business School
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:20 Aug 2019, 3pm - 4pm

Dr Jo Ingold will present findings from a number of research projects on employer engagement in welfare to work.

20
Aug
Platform Paper Launch: Sue Healey
Who:Sue Healey
Venue:Studio One, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:20 Aug 2019, 6pm - 7:30pm

Currency House invites you to the launch of their 60th Platform Paper, Capturing the Vanishing: A choreographer and film, by the celebrated independent choreographer Sue Healey.

28
Aug
Reinventing Human Rights
Who:Professor Mark Goodale
Venue:Allens Theatre G23 UNSW Law Union Road UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052
When:28 Aug 2019, 2pm - 3pm

The Australian Human Rights Institute and the Forced Migration Research Network invite you to a guest lecture:

30
Aug
Book launch: Intimate Investments in Drag King Cultures: The rise and fall of a lesbian social scene
Who:Dr Kerryn Drysdale, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney
Venue:UNSW Bookshop, Quadrangle Building E15 College Rd, UNSW Kensington, NSW 2052
When:30 Aug 2019, 6pm - 8pm

Join us for the very special launch of Dr Kerryn Drysdale's new book, Intimate Investments in Drag King Cultures: The rise and fall of a lesbian social scene at the UNSW Bookshop.

2
Sep
Disability research at UNSW: DIIU Research Showcase 2019
Who:Disability Innovation Institute UNSW
Venue:Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia (G19) UNSW Kensington Campus, NSW 2033
When:2 Sep 2019, 2pm - 5pm
3
Sep
The new political economy of disability: transnational networks and individualised funding in the age of neoliberalism
Who:Dr Georgia van Toorn, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:3 Sep 2019, 3pm - 4pm

Dr Georgia van Toorn will discuss how and why individualised funding has taken hold in the disability sector in recent years.

4
Sep
Anonymous care: LGBTQ+ young people’s digital mental health support
Who:Dr Paul Byron, Swinburne University of Technology
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:4 Sep 2019, 3pm - 4pm

This seminar will discuss the intersecting negotiations of mental health and gender/sexuality diversities for many young people, and how digital media is used for peer support and knowledge sharing.

5
Sep
Workshop: Government contracting welfare services to NGOS in China
Who:Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney; London School of Economics, UK
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:5 Sep 2019, 9am - 5pm

The interactive workshop brings together joint expertise from two projects about the politics of service contracting to NGOs in China and building China’s welfare state through government purchased services for children.

7
Sep
UNSW Open Day
Who:The public
Venue:UNSW Sydney
When:7 Sep 2019, 9am - 4pm

Get a taste of the future by exploring all the opportunities coming your way at UNSW Open Day.