News Centre archive - 2012
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2012.
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School students open a window on a world of science and maths at UWS
A thousand students from almost 30 primary schools were immersed in a hands-on active science and maths day at the UWS Parramatta campus.
High school students gather at UWS to turn dreams into reality
At a time where there’s lots of media focused on young people behaving badly, hundreds of high school students looking to make the world a better place.
UWS research rated among the world’s best, according to national quality report
UWS research has scored highly in the latest national report card, with over 70 per cent of the University’s research at world standard or better. Three key areas received ratings “well above world standard”.
Deadline extended to nominate inspirational women for the UWS Women of the West Awards
Nominations for the University of Western Sydney’s Women of the West and Young Women of the West Awards have been extended until Friday 14 December, 2012.
UWS Bachelor of Design Program scoops national awards
The University of Western Sydney’s Bachelor of Design Program has taken out eight Australian Graphic Design Association awards.
UWS midwifery researcher named one of Sydney’s ‘leading thinkers’
Professor Hannah Dahlen, a leading midwifery researcher in the School of Nursing and Midwifery, has been named in the Sydney Morning Herald’s list of 100 “people who changed our city for the better”.