News Centre archive - 2019
Collated on this page is an archive of the University's News Centre stories in 2019.
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New Centre of Excellence in Agriculture Education a major boost for agriculture and STEM education in NSW
Western Sydney University has welcomed the NSW Government’s plans to establish a new Centre of Excellence in Agriculture Education at the University’s Hawkesbury campus.
Smashing it out for good mental health
Many of us have fun memories of music, but these musical experiences might not have transformed our lives or made us want to play music outside the classroom.
The government wants to privatise visa processing. Who will be held accountable when something goes wrong?
The Department of Home Affairs has begun taking steps to outsource its visa processing to private service providers. This move has sparked an important national debate.
Western Sydney University appoints new Dean of Engineering
Western Sydney University is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Michail (Mike) Kagioglou as the inaugural Dean of the new School of Engineering.
New Australian Research Council grants to investigate a changing world
Western Sydney University researchers have been awarded more than $3.5 million by the Australian Research Council (ARC) in nine new Discovery grants.
New NSW Public Policy Institute to be established
A new public policy institute will be established to undertake research on the most pressing public policy issues facing NSW.