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Have a safe and happy Mardi Gras season!

Have a safe and happy Mardi Gras season!

The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade began in 1978, when hundreds of activists marched and danced through Sydney. The event was organised to support and celebrate New York's Stonewall...

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Social Impact Grant: 2023 project roundup

Social Impact Grant: 2023 project roundup

SUPRA launched the Postgraduate Student Social Impact Grant at Usyd in 2023, demonstrating a firm commitment to community building and enhancing student experiences. In 2023, the grant allocated...

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Join us for Welcome Week!

Join us for Welcome Week!

Join SUPRA at Welcome Fest! Meet your SUPRA Council, get advice from SUPRA caseworkers and pick up some of our excellent merch – including 2024 wall calendars! Find the SUPRA stall on Eastern...

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13 February is National Apology Day

13 February is National Apology Day

13 February marks the anniversary of then-Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s 2008 apology on behalf of Australian Parliament to the Stolen Generations – First Nations children who were forcibly removed...

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This Friday is Invasion Day/Survival Day

This Friday is Invasion Day/Survival Day

This Friday 26 January is recognised nationally as Australia Day. For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, January 26 is Invasion Day, or Survival Day. It is also the anniversary of the...

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Changes to human research ethics applications

Changes to human research ethics applications

Usyd’s human research ethics application management is changing from IRMA to myResearch Ethics online platform. The changeover will begin in February and will be completed by April 2024. Animal...

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Last chance to appeal your semester 2 results

Last chance to appeal your semester 2 results

How to appeal your grade If you don’t agree with your final mark and you want to appeal start by reading our comprehensive guide to academic appeals for coursework students.Deadline to appeal:For...

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End of year message from the President

End of year message from the President

As 2023 draws to a close, I reflect with immense pride on the journey SUPRA has made. This year has been a testament to our unwavering commitment to the postgraduate community at the University of...

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SUPRA is closed 21 December – 8 January

SUPRA is closed 21 December – 8 January

SUPRA is closed from midday, Thursday 21 December until 9am, Monday 8 January 2024 (Sydney time) for the University end-of-year closure. If you contact us during this time, we will respond to you...

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Addressing the student accommodation crisis

Addressing the student accommodation crisis

On Wednesday 6 to Friday 8 December 2023 SUPRA's President, Weihong Liang, attended the 33rd ISANA Conference, where he addressed a plenary session on the topic Accommodation: Who Is Responsible? A...

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