News Centre archive - 2021
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2021.
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Morrison must show he stands with the Afghan people
In 1989, days after events in Tiananmen Square, Prime Minister Bob Hawke stood up to let those affected know he would stand by them.
Western Sydney University rises 21 places in latest world ranking
Western Sydney University has excelled in the recent prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), moving into the top 350 universities worldwide.
Western Sydney University appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Indigenous Leadership
Western Sydney University has announced the appointment of Professor Michelle Trudgett as the University’s inaugural Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Indigenous Leadership.
Opinion: Cyberspace and outer space are new frontiers for national security, according to an expert report
What do cyberspace and outer space have in common? As we make clear in a new report to the Department of Defence, both are new frontiers for national security.
Western joins James Martin Institute for Public Policy
Western Sydney University has been named a founding member of the James Martin Institute for Public Policy.
Opinion: Brad Hazzard is wrong about multicultural western Sydney: new research shows refugees do trust institutions
With COVID numbers surging in Sydney’s western suburbs, NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard speculated that migrant and refugee communities in the region “haven’t built up trust in government”.