World Cup Chronicles

What is the real cost of hosting the FIFA World Cup?

As the last decade of FIFA World Cup history has shown, the mega sporting event is more than just football; what happens off-field is just as important, if not more so, than what happens on the pitch.

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Western's sport heats up over winter

Western Sydney University students have been in the midst of some hot competition this winter - competing in the Indigenous Nationals, Unisport National Division 2, and the AUPAC Tournament.

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Western Sydney University Solar Car Team wins first stage of the American Solar Challenge

It’s been a flying start for the Western Sydney University Solar Car team who have won the first stage of American Formula Sun Grand Prix Solar Challenge.

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Collaboration and sustainability: the future of construction in Western Sydney

Industry, academia and students came together at the Centre for Smart Modern Construction’s (c4SMC) sold out inaugural event, ‘Joining up Construction’.

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Better boil ya billy: when Australian water goes bad

Many Australians take it for granted we can drink untreated tap water, without worrying about the health effects but a recent audit criticised the regulation of pollution in the massive Warragamba Dam drinking water catchment.

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SPHERE: Announcement of $6Million investment to continue clinical innovation and deliver improved healthcare

SPHERE has announced the Australian Government’s new Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) will provide funds of $6 million over three years.

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