News Centre archive
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Urgently wanted: Your ideas for a better world
Have you got an idea about what we could do to build a better society? If you're in years 5-12 in NSW or the ACT then now is your chance to have your say by entering the Whitlam Institute’s 2012 What Matters? Competition.
High Stakes testing and our kids: International research leaves Australian developments in question
A new report, released by the Whitlam Institute within the University of Western Sydney, canvasses the existing research on ‘high stakes’ testing.
Add confidence and subtract fear: Back-to-school tips for a positive year with maths
Maths. It’s one element of school that many students dread returning to the most.It’s the one subject that is guaranteed to get harder and harder every year.
Allergy anxieties climb when it’s school time
The first day of school is always an anxious time for children and their parents. For the parents of the 1 in 10 Australian children with severe food allergies.
UWS makes over 11,000 uni offers
More students will have the opportunity to study at university in 2012, with the University of Western Sydney making 11,334 offers to prospective students.
Psychology internships give high-achieving students a head-start in research
An elite group of undergraduate students from the University of Western Sydney have been given the opportunity to take a five week foray into psychology research.