News Centre archive - 2011
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2011.
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UWS GIANTS set to kick a goal for Greater Western Sydney
The Greater Western Sydney GIANTS and the University of Western Sydney have announced details of an exciting and unique partnership.
Universities join forces to widen higher education participation
Five Sydney-based universities are set to work together to increase the numbers of students from low socio-economic backgrounds in higher education.
Gough Whitlam's vision and the establishment of the University of Western Sydney
When Gough Whitlam first entered parliament in 1952 as the MP for the south-western Sydney seat of Werriwa, there was not a single high school in his electorate.
UWS students honoured in annual journalism awards
Two University of Western Sydney students have been recognised for journalistic excellence at the 2011 Ossie Awards for Student Journalism.
More students to succeed at university, thanks to $30 million Government grant
The University of Western Sydney has welcomed a multi-million boost from the Federal Government to significantly expand its flagship UWSCollege.
UWS goes out on the town to study nightlife revellers
Researchers from the University of Western Sydney will venture into Sydney's most popular nightspots to measure levels of drinking.