Events – The Centre for Independent Studies

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Scaling up success in majority Indigenous schools
18 May 2021 7:00PM
Wesley Conference Centre, 220 Pitt St, Sydney, Australia

One of Australia’s most pressing public-policy challenges is to overcome poor education outcomes suffered by Indigenous students. Although much of the education establishment has failed to lift education standards and practices, Noel Pearson has shown a…

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Worlds Apart: Indigenous disadvantage in the context of wider Australia
19 May 2021 6:00PM
Empire Theatre, 54-56 Neil St, Toowoomba, Australia

As debate rages over Australia Day, a rising star in our Indigenous community defends our national holiday. According to Jacinta Nampijinpa Price, director of Indigenous Affairs program at the Centre for Independent Studies, moves to…

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Worlds Apart: Indigenous disadvantage in the context of wider Australia
20 May 2021 6:00PM
Maroochy RSL, 105 Memorial Ave, Maroochydore, Australia

As debate rages over Australia Day, a rising star in our Indigenous community defends our national holiday. According to Jacinta Nampijinpa Price, director of Indigenous Affairs program at the Centre for Independent Studies, moves to…

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On Liberty | Season 3
26 May 2021 12:30PM
CIS, Level 1, 131 Macquarie Street, Sydney, Australia

Join CIS every Wednesday at 12:30 pm AEST for On Liberty. Our weekly live-stream is hosted by Salvatore Babones, who hosts wide-ranging discussions with the great and the good on how current political affairs affect…

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Australia's China Policy Debate
03 June 2021 6:00PM
SMC Conference and Function Centre, 66 Goulburn St, Sydney, Australia

On June 3, CIS is hosting a live in-person public debate, showcasing young future leaders, to address the motion Australia’s policy approach towards China is in the national interest. China’s increasingly repressive rule at home and assertiveness…

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Liberty & Society 2021 | Sydney
25 June 2021 6:30PM
North Sydney Harbourview Hotel, 17 Blue St, North Sydney, Australia

Applications for 2021 are now open. Do you believe in free markets, smaller government, and individual liberty? Perhaps you’ve studied the works of Freidrich Hayek, Adam Smith, or Jonathan Haidt. If this sounds like you,…

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