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In a desert far far away

In a desert far, far away...

Associate Professor Miroslav Filipovic and PhD student Graeme Wong travelled to the observatory in Pampa la Bola to observe a molecular cloud in the Carina nebula, which comprises gas and dust.

UWS's own cover star

A small, nocturnal marsupial that resides on Hawkesbury campus has become a cover model, featuring on the front of the international journal, Zoo Biology.


NCP Scholarship Recipients
Academic adventure

Four UWS students will have extraordinary international experiences when they embark on their New Colombo Plan Scholarships later this year.


National recognition for UWS academics 
National recognition for UWS academics

UWS's reputation as the home of the nation's best university teachers has been endorsed with the Commonwealth Government awarding UWS a quarter of the prestigious OLT 2014 Fellowships. 


New world-class greenhouse
New world-class greenhouse

A new greenhouse facility to be built on Hawkesbury campus will equip the Australian horticulture industry with technology to meet the increasing constraints in water and energy supplies.


Architecture honours
Architecture honours

The restoration and design of the Boilerhouse Student Precinct on Parramatta campus has won the NSW Premier's Prize in the 2014 NSW Architecture Awards.