Media Releases

Australia-US: The Alliance in an Emerging Asia - Media Alert

10 June 2014

Government, military, and business leaders from Australia and the US will discuss the future for the Australia–US alliance in the context of the rapidly changing Asia–Pacific region as part of a landmark Alliance 21 conference on 18 June. Read more

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World-First Behavioural Exchange Conference Approaches

29 May 2014

A host of international experts are arriving in Sydney, Australia, this week to take part in the world-first Behavioural Exchange (BX2014) conference on 2–3 June 2014. Hosted by the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney, in association with the New South Wales Government and Harvard University, the conference features leading academics, government officials, and corporate practitioners from around the globe in the field of Behavioural Insights (BI) Read more

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US Media Fellowship Awarded to SBS Journalist

5 May 2014

The United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney has awarded its 2014 media fellowship, in partnership with the World Press Institute, to Shalailah Medhora from the Special Broadcasting Service (SBS). Read more

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Media briefing on Obama's visit to Asia

16 April 2014

Experts from the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney provided a briefing to media representatives on the forthcoming visit to Asia by US President Barack Obama and other aspects of US–Asian relations. Read more

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Mark Baillie appointed to Centre Board

2 April 2014

The United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney is pleased to announce the appointment of prominent Sydney businessman Mark Baillie to its Board of Directors. Read more

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World-first Behavioural Exchange conference announced

20 February 2014

The Centre, in association with the New South Wales Government and Harvard University, announced today that a world-first Behavioural Insights (BI) conferencewill take place in Sydney, Australia, on 2–3 June 2014. Launched via the new Behavioural Exchange Sydney 2014 conference website, the two-day conference at the Four Seasons hotel, Sydney, will feature leading academics, government officials, and corporate practitioners from around the world in the field of BI. Read more

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Centre appoints China studies expert as visiting professor

10 February 2014

A leading international scholar on the China–US relationship is joining the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney to provide added expertise and deeper understanding of the relationship between the two superpowers. Read more

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Media fellowship to the United States

6 February 2014

In association with the World Press Institute, the Centre is calling applications for its 2014 media fellowship to the United States. The two-month program is open to Australian journalists and photojournalists from newspapers, newsmagazines, wire services, radio, television and online news organisations. Read more

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Ministers Address Alliance 21 Washington Conference - Media Alert

22 January 2014

The Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop and Minister for Communications Malcolm Turnbull are discussing the role of the contemporary Australia-US alliance in emerging Asia as part the Alliance 21 flagship conference in Washington DC today. Read more

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Commentators available for Obama's State of the Union address

20 January 2014

US President Barack Obama will deliver the annual State of the Union address to a special joint session of Congress on Tuesday 28 January 2014 at 9pm Washington time, Wednesday 29 January 2014 at 1pm Sydney time. Read more

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