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Social Sciences Week celebrated at Western Sydney University

Western Sydney University will deliver a range of exciting online research seminars as part of national Social Sciences Week 2021 from 6-12 September.


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Opinion: A good induction is important for all new jobs. So why are teachers being left behind?

Australian schools are struggling to recruit and keep teachers. Low wages, overwork, difficult student behaviour, lack of support and stress are some of the reasons teachers leave the profession or have periods of sick leave.


Western Sydney University continues to rise in prestigious global rankings

Western Sydney University has continued to rise in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, being named among the top 250 universities globally for the first time.


Western fire and nanotechnology projects named finalists in 2021 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes

Western Sydney University researchers are among the talented teams named as finalists in the prestigious 2021 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.


Hawkesbury residents share stories to inspire climate change resilience

The Hawkesbury Resilience Project, in collaboration with Western Sydney University, is leading a new initiative to uncover how Hawkesbury residents are responding to climate change.


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Opinion: What’s the point of homework?

Homework hasn’t changed much in the past few decades. Most children are still sent home with about an hour’s worth of homework each day, mostly practising what they were taught in class.



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