Tours of Waraburra Nura and UTS Art Collection

30 August @ 8:00 am - 31 December @ 5:00 pm

Staff and Students: Tours for visiting groups, UTS staff and students are led by UTS ART Learning and Curatorial staff of the Waraburra Nura garden and accompanying works by Indigenous artists form UTS Art Collection.

Groups are welcome to request private tours or UTS community can take part in tours advertised throughout the year via Staff Connect and UTS Inbrief.

Food for Fines at UTS Library starts 23 September 2019

23 September @ 7:00 am - 3 November @ 1:00 pm

Staff and Students: Over the last ten years, UTS Library has collected over 14,300 food items from over 2,300 library clients, helping Mission Australia to feed the homeless, unemployed families and children living in poverty. In order to help even more disadvantaged people this year, UTS Library is waiving up to $51 from our client’s library fines.

Deborah Kelly Equal Futures Workshop

8 October @ 2:00 pm - 17 October @ 7:00 pm

Staff and Students: Take part in a collage-making workshop with acclaimed Australian artist Deborah Kelly who will lead participants in exploring identity and academia through art. Artwork and designs you produce will contribute to a new visual identity for the Equal Futures Athena SWAN gender equity program at UTS.

Staff: This one-day symposium will focus on the importance of Indigenous rights in data and collections & the importance of the Right of Reply in relation to Indigenous self-determination and national truth-telling efforts.

Spark Festival > The Inclusivity Experiment

23 October @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

Designing the future of ethical education: An Inclusivity Experiment Interactive

Staff and Students: Join Dr Naomi Malone for the launch of her book, A Constant Struggle: Deaf Education in New South Wales Since World War II.

Staff and Students: Join us for a demonstration of the Social Impact Measurement Toolbox, developed together in co-creation with the sector for the sector, hear from leading researchers, thinkers and practitioners within the sector.

Social Impact Evaluation Training for UTS Staff

29 October @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Staff: A well-designed program can mean enhanced outcomes and greater impact. But achieving quality outcomes requires quality evaluation! This training will help get you there.

General Public: Join us for the UTS launch of this important and powerful book which deconstructs and contextualises the dynamic between white women and women of colour.

Women and the media forum: Meet the gatekeepers

30 October @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Staff and Students: Join us for a lively discussion and real advice from the women at the coalface of the media in Australia.

Gain key insights into the social, historical and political context of Their Sea is Always Hungry. Artist Leyla Stevens will be joined by Dr Alexandra Crosby, Associate Head of School, School of Design, UTS; and Dr Ilaria Vanni, Associate Professor, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UTS.

Performance: Kartika Suharto-Martin

2 November @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Australian-Javanese artist Kartika Suharto-Martin has been invited by Leyla Stevens to perform an iteration of her work Genjer-Genjer, titled and formed around the performance of a folk song from East Java with a complex history connected to resistance and survival.