News Centre archive
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories.
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Western Sydney Community to come together for Inaugural Greening Day
Community groups in Western Sydney are set to come together with local sports stars Keira Austin and Remi Siemson this Friday 2 Nov for Western Sydney University’s inaugural Greening Day.
Atlas award for Western
A team of international physical activity researchers, including Dr Joseph Firth from NICM Health Research Institute, has been awarded an Atlas for outstanding research into mental health in low- and middle-income countries.
Western receives $1million donation from Harvey Norman
Western Sydney University has received a generous donation from Harvey Norman Holdings Limited, its Chair Gerry Harvey and Chief Executive Katie Page.
Research Week tackles Australia's expanding waste line
Two compelling events held at Western Sydney University's Hawkesbury campus during Research Week brought together a diverse group of researchers, local organisations and members of the public to discuss the rising challenge of waste management.
Being in nature is good for learning, here’s how to get kids off screens and outside
Contrary to the belief we Aussies are a nature-loving outdoor nation, research suggests we’re spending less and less time outdoors. This worrying trend is also becoming increasingly apparent in our educational settings.
Western’s exceptional graduates recognised at the 2018 Alumni Awards
The impact of Western Sydney University’s alumni community was acknowledged at this year’s annual Alumni Awards – celebrated as part of this year’s Town & Gown Gala Dinner hosted by Ray Martin.