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Opinion: 5 ways parents can help children adjust to being at school after months in lockdown

Students are returning to their schools after months in lockdown in Victoria, New South Wales and the ACT. Many will thrive on the return to school. Others, though, may need extra practical and emotional support to adjust in a healthy way.

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Australia’s largest birthing study calls for diverse perspectives

As part of a new national study exploring the birthing experiences of women over the last five years, Western Sydney University researchers are calling for women across Australia to contribute their stories.

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Research Week to uncover bold research futures

Western Sydney University will showcase the impact of its world-class research as part of this year’s Research Week from Monday 25 to Friday 29 October.

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Opinion: How AI can guide course design and study choices to help graduates get the jobs they want

Graduates entering an ever-more-competitive job market are often unaware of the skills and values they offer employers. The challenge is greater with emerging job roles that require certifications and both multidisciplinary skills.

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Opinion: Space exploration should aim for peace, collaboration and co-operation, not war and competition

When the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1 in 1957, it represented humanity’s first significant foray into the cosmos. Our imagination was opened to the wonder and lure of space for human endeavour.

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Western researchers win Eureka Prize as part of the NSW Bushfire Hub

The NSW Bushfire Hub — a collaboration between Western Sydney University, University of Wollongong, University of Tasmania and UNSW — has won the 2021 NSW Environment, Energy and Science (DPIE) Eureka Prize for Applied Environmental Research.

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