News Centre archive - 2016
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2016.
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Staff and students get into the Christmas spirit, donating to the Chancellor’s Christmas Toy Appeal
With the countdown to Christmas well and truly on, the festive season has been made a little brighter for some disadvantaged children and teenagers thanks to the generosity of Western Sydney University staff, students and their families.
New international partnership in computer science
Western Sydney University has joined with Universitat Autonama de Barcelona (UAB) to offer a double PhD program in computer science, available in 2017.
The price is not right: how much is too much for a beer at sporting events?
For many Australian sports fans, buying beer at sporting venues is an exercise in subjugation.
Distinguished nursing leader honoured
Western Sydney University has honoured Rhonda Griffiths, its former Dean of the School of Nursing and Midwifery, with an Emeritus Professorship.
Former refugee wins international research competition
For Alfred Mupenzi, who was born and raised in refugee camps in Africa, researching the lives of refugees at university is a subject close to his heart.
Pinnacle of New Clinical School Building Reached
A major construction milestone for the new $21 million Western Sydney University Macarthur Clinical School at Campbelltown Hospital has been reached, with a 'topping out' ceremony held on Wednesday 14 December.