09. May 2019 - 18:00
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Outside the Square—Q&A, our way 2019 | Olio Restaurant (level 2) | Thursday, 09. May 2019

Outside the Square is a series of interactive conversations designed especially for alumni and friends of The University of Sydney.
It’s our version of Q&A, held off campus at the Old Rum Store—a five-minute stroll from Central—where contemporary issues are unpacked by our sharpest academics and graduate experts in front of a live audience who use their phones to comment and ask questions. There’s drinks. There’s  food. It’s fun.
*Ticket prices include drinks + food.

Uluru Statement from the Heart: Recognition and Renewal
Thursday 26 September, 6-8pm
When the Uluru Statement from the Heart was released in 2017, many recognised it as a transformative historic moment: an unprecedented, national, Indigenous consensus on Indigenous constitutional recognition. Two years later, the belief in, and desire for national healing and renewal remains.
With our own Director of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research and one of the country’s most celebrated historians, we’ll consider the Uluru Statement and explore our deep past, what it means today, and where it can lead us tomorrow.
Making a Killing: The ethics of true crimeThursday 24 October, 6-8pm
Serial. Making a Murder. Teacher’s Pet. These series have been streamed and downloaded by millions of avid listeners. Due to its capacity to influence public opinion and alter the course of justice, we’re convinced true crime series equates to meaningful content. But is it?
Join us as we investigate true crime.
The Rise of Veganism: The end of animal farming?Thursday 28 November, 6-8pm
Many commentators believe 2019 is the year veganism will finally go mainstream. 
Is a vegan diet sustainable? Is an exclusively plant-based diet really better for the planet? And does synthetic meat stand a chance? Join a leading diet researcher, an agri-food and environmental expert and a political scientist committed to animal welfare as they consider what the rise of veganism might mean for us all.