UWA Publishing book wins 2012 Margaret Medcalf Award

Thursday, 14 June 2012

For the third year in a row, a book published by UWA Publishing has won a prestigious Margaret Medcalf Award.

Mr Lindsay Tanner

Lindsay Tanner on 'Taming the Feral Media'

Friday, 4 May 2012

Former Federal Finance Minister Lindsay Tanner will discuss politics and the media in a public lecture, "Taming the Feral Media", at The University of Western Australia next week.

Moneeza Hashmi

English and Urdu recitals to honour Pakistani poet

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

A former associate of the late Palestinian leader and Nobel Laureate Yasser Arafat and four-time contender for the Nobel Poetry Prize will be honoured posthumously at The University of Western Australia with a competition at which speakers will recite his poems in Urdu and English.

Magical music inspired by mentors

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Without his mentor, computer pioneer Ed Roberts, Bill Gates may not have been inspired to found Microsoft.

Sarah Laborde

Local knowledge gives science a boost

Thursday, 19 April 2012

Science alone may not be able to describe every aspect of complex environmental systems, but a little local knowledge gives it a better chance, according to a young researcher at The University of Western Australia.