All news stories

Western research team awarded US Office of Naval Research ‘Global-X’ grant to develop world first event-based underwater sensing technology

Western has been awarded a ‘Global-X’ research grant from the United States Office of Naval Research Global to lead a new project utilising world-first event based underwater sensing technology.


The Conversation logo

Opinion: Young people are exposed to more hate online during COVID. And it risks their health

COVID has led to children spending more time on screens using social networks, communication apps, chat rooms and online gaming.


The Australian Council of Deans of Education elects new president

Dean of Education at Western Sydney University, Professor Michele Simons, has been elected as President of The Australian Council of Deans of Education (ACDE) for the next two years.


UniBank and Western Sydney University launch pilot program to boost Australian uni students’ financial skills

More than 500 Western Sydney University students are part of a pilot program for a new free app designed to help Australian university students upskill in financial literacy.


The Conversation logo

Opinion: Gail Jones: Australian literature is chronically underfunded — here’s how to help it flourish

Literary culture carries profound social value. In general terms it is essential to employment, cultural literacy and understanding of community, as well as to Australia’s post-pandemic recovery.


Dr Amy Gilpin

Combining crops and native forests increases the diversity of pollinators

Research at Western Sydney University into flowering plant pollination has shown that native bees and exotic European honeybees can support plant pollination together, with different crops and plants attracting different varieties of insect pollinators.



Previous   --- Page 66 of 109 ---   Next