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CSU and WSU set to receive $18m in joint funding for medical research institute
Charles Sturt University (CSU) and Western Sydney University (WSU) welcome the announcement by the Federal Government of funding for the joint CSU and WSU Institute for Regional, Rural and Remote Health and Medical Research.
‘Jobs for the boys’: women don’t get a fair go in sports administration
Women represent just 22% of board chairs and 13% of CEOs across more than 60 Australian sporting organisations.Why is there such an imbalance?
Congestion-busting infrastructure plays catch-up on long-neglected needs
Infrastructure spending is one of the central themes of Treasurer Frydenberg’s budget speech. His headline announcement was the promise to increase the ten-year federal infrastructure spend from the A$75 billion announced last year to a target of $100 billion.
Western students improve health outcomes in Bangladesh
Western Sydney University medical students have helped introduce lifesaving and affordable respiratory support systems in hospitals across Bangladesh, as part of a team of health specialists who visited the region.
National research assessment highlights Western’s research impact
Results of the inaugural national Engagement and Impact (EI) assessment have highlighted Western Sydney University’s strengths in translating research into economic, environmental, social and other benefits.
Western to play key role in $35 million agritech research initiative
Western Sydney University will play a key role in the future of agritech in Australia after the Federal Government today announced it will invest $35 million in the Future Food Systems Cooperative Research Centre (CRC).