Upcoming events and courses

We have just held three events in our fist big month and two upcoming in July 2016.

Stay tuned for more on our upcoming events and courses. We have a six-session Critical Race Course planned in the near future.

We would be happy to hear from you about what to do in the future and how you can be part of making this happen. You can reach out to us on our Facebook page or by email at contactfuws(at)gmail.com

Find our past events here.

The Free University Launches: an introduction

Below is an edited version of the speech delivered at our launch event about the Free University of Western Sydney. Our thank yous to all who have helped thus far can be found here.

We’d like to start by voicing our respect for the traditional custodians of this land, and acknowledging Elders of the past, present & future.

Hi everybody – we’re so happy you could be here tonight – we’re so happy we could be here tonight – this, the Free University of Western Sydney, is something we’ve been percolating privately in different groups for more than a year or two now. Some months ago, quite by chance, our small groups found out about each other, met up for what turned into a 6-hour long breakfast, & then, quite quickly, things started to come together & fall into place, & now here we are.

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