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Opinion: Studying a uni course online? Here are 4 tips to get yourself tech ready
Australian universities have responded in a number of ways to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. These include delaying enrolments, moving semester breaks forward, abolishing late payment fees and moving courses online.
Opinion: All Sport is Global: A Hard Lesson From the Pandemic
There is a common saying that all politics is local. In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, we should invent a new one: all sport is global.
Opinion: Lessons from the Great Depression: how to prevent evictions in an economic crisis
The queues of unemployed people outside Centrelink offices in recent days are reminiscent of the dole queues seen across Australia during the Great Depression of the 1930s.
Western Sydney University builds firm foundations for smart concrete
Western Sydney University is part of a consortium that has been awarded $21 million to form the SmartCrete Cooperative Research Centre worth $90 million over the next seven years.
Opinion: Why housing evictions must be suspended to defend us against coronavirus
The COVID-19 pandemic is a double crisis affecting public health and the economy. And both aspects are playing out in our housing system – in our homes.
Opinion: How we’ll avoid Australia’s hospitals being crippled by coronavirus
Australians should now be practising social distancing to slow the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.