News Centre archive
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Giramondo book “Liquid Nitrogen” receives Victorian Prize for Literature
A collection of poetry by Jennifer Maiden and published by the UWS publishing house Giramondo has been awarded Australia’s richest single literary prize.
Research finds teachers want more training in Multicultural and ESL Education
Research from the University of Western Sydney has found many NSW public school teachers lack the necessary training in multicultural and English.
UWS Lithgow campus set to open its doors to the community
The people of Lithgow will have the chance to get their first look at the fully refurbished Hoskins Building when the UWS Lithgow Campus opens its doors for a special ‘Welcome Day'.
UWS to support Hawkesbury River native fish habitat
Improving the health of fish habitat along the Hawkesbury River is the aim of a new joint project between UWS and the Bass Fishing Club.
A new app pushes our buttons on how it feels to be subjected to racism
Could you walk in the shoes of someone who is subjected to racism on a daily basis? UWS researchers launch a world-first mobile phone app that challenges people’s ideas about racism by actually experiencing it first hand.
UWS makes the largest number of offers to uni hopefuls in NSW and ACT
Careers in paramedicine, policing, criminology, physiotherapy, podiatry, nursing and teaching are some of the popular choices this year, as UWS makes 12,020 uni offers to students in 2014.