News Centre archive
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New report brings Sri Lankan women living with a disability 'Out of the Shadows'
Researchers from the Institute for Culture and Society at Western Sydney University and the Sri Lankan Law & Society Trust, have launched a report documenting the stories of Sri Lankan women with disabilities living in war affected areas.
Federal Incubator Funding announced as a boost for local tech start-ups
Western Sydney University’s Launch Pad Technology Business Incubator has been announced as the recipient of a competitive Federal Incubator Funding grant worth $500,000.
Gardening improves the health of social housing residents and provides a sense of purpose
Studies indicate spending time in nature brings physical, mental and social benefits. These include stress reduction, improved mood, accelerated healing, attention restoration, productivity and heightened imagination and creativity.
‘Use this app twice daily’: how digital tools are revolutionising patient care
Imagine you’ve recently had a heart attack. You’re a lucky survivor. You’ve received high-quality care from nurses and doctors whilst in hospital and you’re now preparing to go home with the support of your family.
WSU Solar Car Team Wins American Solar Challenge
Western Sydney University has won the American Solar Challenge (ASC), becoming the first international and first Australian solar car team to win the competition.
Western's sport heats up over winter
Western Sydney University students have been in the midst of some hot competition this winter - competing in the Indigenous Nationals, Unisport National Division 2, and the AUPAC Tournament.