News Centre archive - 2019
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2019.
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Western Sydney University launches African partnerships
Western Sydney University Vice-Chancellor, Professor Barney Glover AO, will meet with leading African universities on his inaugural visit to the region.
Western innovation challenge helps refugee business owners thrive
Western Sydney University students, academics and alumni, worked with the Business team from EnergyAustralia to find an innovative solution to Parramatta-based Thrive Refugee Enterprise’s clients’ energy needs.
What is listeria and how does it spread in smoked salmon?
Two people in Victoria and New South Wales have died after eating smoked salmon contaminated with listeria, health authorities report. Both were over 70 and had underlying health conditions.
Research Check: have scientists found the cause of endometriosis?
Headlines over the past week have given false hope to the roughly 8-10% of women of reproductive age with endometriosis.
The Australian: Western Sydney growth needs graduates
The government should match its enthusiasm for development in western Sydney with an equal commitment to the graduates needed to work there, says Western Sydney University Vice-Chancellor Barney Glover.
What’s not to like? Instagram’s trial to hide the number of ‘likes’ could save users’ self-esteem
Instagram is running a social media experiment in Australia and elsewhere to see what happens when it hides the number of likes on photos and other posts.