News Centre archive - 2017
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2017.
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Members of the community are invited to attend a series of fun, interactive and informative events on Western Sydney University campuses, as part of National Science Week and the Sydney Science Festival.
If you’re like many shoppers, you’ll pass through the self-service checkout, scan your items, and hurriedly place them in the conveniently waiting thin, grey plastic bag before finalising the purchase.
Over the last two decades, the head of SBS Subtitling Department, Dr Jing Han from Western Sydney University, has subtitled more than 300 Chinese films and TV programs.
While we often hear about the negative impact social media has on children, the use of sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram is not a one-size-fits-all activity. Children use it in a wide variety of ways – some of which are adding value to their lives.
An analysis of economic activity across Western Sydney has found local businesses have exceeded profit targets and consistently hired more staff.
Excitement is building for the Western Sydney University Solar Car Project. The team has released a teaser trailer video for its sleek, new solar-powered vehicle that will compete in the 2017 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in October.