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Space treaties are a challenge to launching small satellites in orbit
Thanks to advancements in microelectronics and miniaturisation, tiny satellites called nanosats or cubesats – some the size of a 10cm cube – are being built at far less expense and launched by university researchers and start-up companies.
Kerry Schott, Ben Quilty and Peter FitzSimons to receive graduation honours
High-profile Australians Ben Quilty, Peter FitzSimons and Dr Kerry Schott have received honorary doctorates from UWS at Autumn Graduation.
Navitas enters joint venture with UWS to open international college in Western Sydney
UWS has announced an agreement to enter into a 50:50 joint venture with global education services provider Navitas Limited to establish a pathway college for international students.
Werrington Park Corporate Centre to drive new knowledge jobs of the future
The $30 million Werrington Park Corporate Centre has been officially unveiled, bringing with it the promise of high-tech industries, and hundreds of much-needed knowledge-economy jobs for Sydney’s west
Online and out there: how children view privacy
The majority of young people now share lots of things online that many adults question and feel uncomfortable about: their likes, dislikes, personal views, where they are, images of themselves and others doing things they should or maybe shouldn't be doing.
Seminar explores law and the end of life
As resources become scarcer and our population increases and ages, we will become more concerned than ever to ensure that processes such as advance care directives are working as they are intended.