13 January

Why Trump and Tillerson could make waves for US-China relations


Ashley Townshend

Rex Tillerson and the rest of Donald Trump's foreign policy team should prioritise areas where a tougher approach to China is warranted, writes research fellow Ashley Townshend.


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University of Sydney

Info Day

The America: Prophecy, Power, Politics unit of study offers high school students the opportunity to develop university-standard writing and critical thinking skills, and earn credit towards a tertiary degree.

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14 January

Australia's refugee deal will be early test of relations with Trump

Australian Financial Review


The unlikeliest of issues is shaping as an early test of Australia's relationship with a new American President, writes research fellow Dougal Robinson.


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University of Sydney

University of Sydney

Whether your background is in the humanities, business, education, or law, the Master of United States Studies will propel your career through international experience and education.

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Donald Trump transitions to President Trump

Senior fellow Tom Switzer discusses the early days of President-Elect Trump with Channel 7 Sunrise.

Planet America

The latest from Planet America

Catch up with ABC TV's Planet America, hosted by Centre research associate John Barron and watch recent episodes with Brendon O'Connor, David Smith and Gorana Grgic.

Simon Jackman

About the US Studies Centre

Centre CEO Simon Jackman explains the Centres wide range of teaching, research, study abroad and outreach activities.

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