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UWS Parramatta campus

New Colombo Plan: UWS congratulates shortlisted candidates

Travelling overseas to study is a pipe dream for many students, but four UWS students are one step closer to realising this dream.

3D printer

3D printing technology produces futuristic lighting designs

Students have combined their creative skills with 3D printing technology to design a range of striking residential and commercial lights.


Chinese character for win

All talk brings Chinese award action to UWS

For the second year in a row a UWS student has won the Australian leg of the most prestigious global language competition for non-native Chinese learners.


Stem Cell Stories Exhibition - Lovelace

Stunning photographic exhibition a window on medical research

The Stem Cell Stories exhibition juxtaposes spectacular scientific images and moving portrait photography of people with diseases that may become treatable as a result of stem cell research.


Immigration stamp in passport

Lost in translation: Study explores the experiences of children who translate for family members

For many new refugees and immigrants from non-English speaking backgrounds, one of the most difficult barriers they face on arrival in Australia is making themselves understood.


Portrait of Ahmed Moustafa

Study finds best way to minimize impulsivity

Research has found new ways to curb impulsive behaviour such as excessive gambling and hyper sexuality.