17 October

Trump hasn't changed - he's just become a bigger target

The Age


The real Donald Trump has been in full view from the very beginning. The only difference now is that Republicans can no longer pretend they can't see him, says research associate Nicole Hemmer.


20 October

Live screening - Third Presidential Debate

United States Studies Centre, University of Sydney

Election Watch

The Centre will screen the third presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump live at our boardroom with pizza and expert commentary.

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10 October

'The kind of thing we might expect from a third world dictator'

ABC Radio PM


Associate professor Brendon O'Connor looks at Trump's tactics at the second debate and the ramifications that revelations about Donald Trump's comments on sexual assault could have on the race to the White House.


9 November

Election Day Spectacular! 

Manning Bar, University of Sydney

Election Day Spectacular

Join us at the University of Sydney’s Manning Bar for rolling CNN coverage of the presidential election results, with the Centre’s own experts available to provide analysis of the outcome and its implications for the US and Australia.

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Simon Jackman

The trouble with Trump's taxes

Centre CEO Simon Jackman takes a look at the damage Trump's taxes could do to his electoral chances.

Planet America

The latest from Planet America

Catch up with Planet America, hosted by Centre research associate John Barron and watch recent episodes with Tom Switzer, 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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