Perth would become a healthier city where people would rely less on cars, even ‘green' ones, and more on ‘active transportation' - a combination of public transport, walking and cycling - if researchers at The University of Western Australia had their way.
Our quest to understand the universe; the risk to the sustainability of the great Australian dream; and working as a journalist in a rapidly changing environment are just some of the compelling talks to be presented at The University of Western Australia's annual Open Day on Sunday, August 15.
The University of Western Australia's Cultural Precinct is inviting artists to submit proposals for a project to mark UWA's centenary celebrations as part of the Perth International Arts Festival 2011.
The outstanding contribution of Dr Ken Michael, Governor of Western Australia, and Mrs Julie Michael to The University of Western Australia was recognised today with the naming of a building in their honour.
Graduate architects and designers are invited to create an innovative, easily constructed shelter for remote communities affected by natural disaster as part of The University of Western Australia's 2010 Pavilion Project Design Competition.