News Centre archive - 2016
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2016.
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Nicholas Whitlam receives honorary doctorate from Western Sydney University
Dr Nicholas Whitlam has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters in recognition of his distinguished service to business and the broader community.
Powerhouse Museum relocation a boon for Western Sydney
Western Sydney University welcomes the NSW Government’s confirmation of the Parramatta CBD site for the Powerhouse Museum.
Study finds influx of new residents outstripping Western Sydney jobs growth
Research has projected around half a million Western Sydney workers could be forced to commute outside the region within two decades, raising urgent concerns about the need for local jobs.
Leading Australians honoured by Western Sydney University
The University confers honorary awards on individuals who have contributed to the advancement of knowledge or the betterment of society.
Western Sydney University celebrates April graduation
Western Sydney University's Parramatta campus will be awash with colour as graduands make the transition from student to alumni as part of April graduation.
Suburbanising the centre: the Baird government's anti-urban agenda for Sydney
The New South Wales government is imposing an anti-urban legislative and development agenda on Sydney.