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New Colombo Plan celebrates five years of success

Western Sydney University welcomed Senator the Hon. Marise Payne, Minister for Foreign Affairs, to celebrate five years of collaboration and overseas educational exchange through the Commonwealth Government’s New Colombo Plan.


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Linkage grant success highlights partnership strength and impact

Western Sydney University researchers have been awarded almost $500,000 in funding after securing two prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grants.

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Leading Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholar joins the University

Western Sydney University is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Michelle Trudgett as its new Pro Vice-Chancellor Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education, Strategy and Consultation.

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World-first technology to revolutionise space imaging

A revolutionary and world-first approach to space imaging led by Western Sydney University’s International Centre for Neuromorphic Systems (ICNS).

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Fascinating new podcast unlocks the secrets of baby language

The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development, in partnership with Babyology, have launched an exciting new podcast series.


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From Western Sydney to South Korea: maternal health program to be rolled out internationally

A Western Sydney University-led world first program designed for families at risk of poor maternal and child health and development outcomes in south west Sydney, is being expanded to South Korea.


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Linkage grant success highlights partnership strength and impact

Western Sydney University researchers have been awarded almost $500,000 in funding after securing two prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grants.




Expert opinion

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Don’t wait for a crisis – start planning your aged care now

Most Australians prefer to die at home but few adequately plan for it. Consequently, just one in seven dies at home. Some say they will make plans “when the need arises”.


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Don’t fall for it: a parent’s guide to protecting your kids from online hoaxes

It’s a parent’s responsibility to protect their children from harm, no matter where that threat of harm comes from. But what if the threat is a hoax?




Awards and appointments

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Women of the West honoured on International Women’s Day

Western Sydney University is delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 Women of the West Awards.


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Western Sydney University Fulbright scholars celebrated

Western Sydney University welcomes two postgraduate scholars, Kaleigh Rusgrove and Nikita Roy, as part of the Fulbright Scholarship program. Western's Victoria Austin has also received a scholarship to study in the United States.