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 contributes to first global turtle and tortoise report
Western researchers were part of a specialist group of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) that analysed the conservation status of some 360 turtle and tortoise species around the world.
Western alumni among Seven News Young Achiever Awards finalists
Two Western Sydney University alumni have been announced as finalists in the 2019 Seven News Young Achiever Awards – honouring young people contributing to the community through exceptional and visionary science and technology achievements.
The Conversation: Sex offender registries don’t prevent re-offending (and vigilante justice is real)
It may seem like common sense that allowing the public to know the whereabouts of dangerous people should increase community safety. As in many areas of criminal justice, the real story is more complicated.
Western Sydney University honours community and thought leaders
During Western Sydney University's December graduation ceremonies, a series of honorary awards will be presented to distinguished members of the community.
Distinguished guest speakers address new graduands
A highlight of each graduation ceremony is the Occasional Address. In December, Western Sydney University graduands and their guests will have the opportunity to hear from a range of distinguished guest speakers.