News Centre archive - 2016
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2016.
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There has been appropriate outrage over the fact that Dick Smith gift cards sold for cash will not be honoured. A review of this area of law is needed to better protect Australian consumers.
Despite recent economic growth in India, concerns remain about widespread poverty and enduring social inequality.
As Chris Gayle has so amply demonstrated, there is still considerable resistance to the full integration of women into sport culture, and not least in the sports media.
A number of enduring myths surround bilingualism, but research shows raising a child bilingually does not cause language learning difficulties.
Research shows antenatal education classes focussing on pain relief techniques dramatically reduce the rate of medical interventions during childbirth, such as epidural use and caesarean section.
Leading expert appointed to spearhead digital strategy and online learning at Western Sydney University
Internationally recognised expert and researcher in online and digital learning, Professor Kevin Bell, will join Western Sydney University as its new Pro Vice-Chancellor (Digital Futures).