18 February 2016
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
USSC academic Dr David Smith launches his new book, Religious Persecution and Political Order in the United States, at a special event at the University of Sydney. Smith's book is the first study to compare the persecution experiences of many religious groups, explaining the similarities and differences between those experiences which goes beyond celebratory accounts of religious freedom in America.
23 February 2016
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for the Sydney launch of Dr David Kilcullen’s book, Blood Year: Islamic State and the Failures of the War on Terror, and a conversation that will parse Australia and America’s strategies to counter ISIS. Event tickets include a copy of the book.
2 March 2016
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
On Wednesday 2 March, Super Tuesday excitement will kick on into the evening with a trivia competition. The US Studies Centre's trivia challenge is a chance to test knowledge and team up with friends for a chance to win a $100 bar tab and other great prizes. Teams will flex their grey matter with three rounds of questions focused on the US elections past and present.