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UWS now ranked in the top 60 best young universities in the world

The University of Western Sydney has made a significant leap in this year's rankings of the world's best 100 universities under the age of 50, moving from 87th to 56th position.

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UWS lays foundation in Liverpool

NSW Premier Mike Baird today announced a major expansion by the University of Western Sydney in the Liverpool City Centre.


UWS & WSW brings 'Future for All' to primary students

Local year six students from Ingleburn Public School had the opportunity to participate in a ‘Future for All’ program, between the University of Western Sydney and the Western Sydney Wanderers Football Club (WSW).

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UWS responds to Muslim Students' Association event

The University of Western Sydney Vice Chancellor responds to the recent Muslim Students' Association event held at the UWS Parramatta campus.

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Driven to success - UWS graduate heads to Silicon Valley

The University of Western Sydney Solar Car has taken a graduate from Western Sydney to Silicon Valley, for a dream job working at Tesla Motors an innovative electric car manufacturer.

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Researchers question dense approach to residential development

High-density city living does not guarantee improved environmental outcomes, with new research showing other variables such as belief in human-induced climate change and level of education play a key role.

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Study finds people power can lower blood pressure

The world’s largest study of diabetes peer support has shown it can significantly lower blood pressure in patients with Type 2 diabetes and potentially reduce their risk of serious complications.

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We’re all The Walking Dead – we just don’t know it yet

A show like The Walking Dead helps us think through the challenges we face as a species, and reflect on the critical importance of how to make new economies possible.

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A science centre in Western Sydney will inspire more than just kids

A science centre in Western Sydney will be of immense value to science teachers in exposing their students to the latest developments in science and engineering.

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South West Sydney residents set to benefit from new cancer detection project

A new project to assist people in South West Sydney access services to detect and treat colorectal cancers will be lead by the UWS School of Medicine.

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Mums: we need you! Penrith Babylab opens its doors

Parents interested in improving our understanding of the way children learn about language and the world are urged to contact the new UWS Babylab at Penrith.

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