News & Events

Keep up to date with the latest news and announcements from the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine.

School news

Uni of Adelaide on the hunt for emerging scientific leaders

The University of Adelaide is searching for two emerging scientific leaders for its prestigious Ramsay Fellowships.

SA hub will help build resilience to drought

New drought hub to undertake research, development, extension, adoption and commercialisation activities to improve drought resilience and preparedness on SA farms.

Honorary Doctor of Science awarded to research and industry leaders

Four scientific leaders awarded honorary doctorates in recognition of outstanding contributions to science.

Wine industry mentor program breaks new ground

The Wine Industry Mentor Program is expanding to include wine business, wine marketing, media, photography, wine education, winemaking, viticulture and oenology.

‘Animal-stress’ signal improves plant drought resilience

Scientists discover that a gene that helps animal ‘relax’, also helps plants save water.


School events

STEM Careers Night – University of Adelaide

Online event: Connect the dots between our innovative degrees and your dream career in science, technology, engineering and mathematics!

Honours in Science Information Session

Learn about the discipline-based research or a broader professional skills pathway you can complete under the mentorship of the University of Adelaide's top scientists.

Welcome to Sciences: Open campus experience

About to start a science degree? Join us at North Terrace campus to discover where you will be studying in 2021 and what it's like to be a science student.

Sciences Orientation Day - Waite campus

Social and academic activities to prepare you for student life at our Waite campus.

Sciences Orientation Day - North Terrace

Settle in to student life with our Faculty of Sciences welcome event.


Waite campus events calendar

Find out about public, staff and students events on at Waite campus.

Waite events

Staff news

Staff and students at Waite campus can keep up to date with what's happening within the school via the AFW Bulletin.

AFW Bulletin