Professor Ralph Walkling

Inaugural Philip Brown Public Lecture to examine corporate governance

Friday, 4 October 2013

International corporate governance expert Professor Ralph Walking will deliver the inaugural Philip Brown Public Lecture in Accounting.

Glenn Langridge

UWA Marketing Student Gains Google Experience

Monday, 16 September 2013

UWA Business School marketing student Glenn Langridge was given the opportunity to work closely with Google employees and learn intensively about sales, marketing, presentation and, of course, about Google when he attended a three-day Google AdCamp in Sydney earlier this year.

Glenn was one of only 25 students from Australia and New Zealand invited to participate in the first Google AdCamp for the region, and was the only successful applicant from Western Australia.

Tanisha Banaszczyk

Entrepreneurial students impress business leaders at Enactus National Championships

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Enactus UWA was named runner up in the Enactus National Championships, recognising the team's achievements in managing a diverse portfolio of projects, all of which use the power of business to improve the quality of life for people in need.

The Championships, held in Sydney from 3-5 July, required Enactus teams from around the country to present their annual reports and presentations to a team of judges drawn from the Australian business community.

National workshop aims to increase employer confidence in graduates

Monday, 15 July 2013

All accounting graduates from all types of higher education institutions in Australia should meet or exceed nationally agreed learning outcomes, according to accounting lecturers from across the nation who met at The University of Western Australia last week.

NAIDOC Youth Role Model to Inspire Future Footprints Students

Friday, 28 June 2013

UWA Business School

Arts/law student and Whadjuk-Ballardong community member Dylan Collard, from The University of Western Australia, has been named 2013 NAIDOC Perth Male Youth of the Year.

Awards Ceremony recognises best business students

Friday, 31 May 2013

The best and brightest students from the UWA Business School have been recognised at an Awards Ceremony held this week.

At the annual Awards Ceremony, almost $400,000 worth of scholarships and prizes was presented to 33 scholarship recipients and 34 prize winners.

Dean of the UWA Business School, Winthrop Professor Phil Dolan, congratulated the award winners.

Fair Trade Fortnight kicks off with Hay St Pop Up Shop

Monday, 29 April 2013

Enactus students at The University of Western Australia are teaming up with Oxfam, the WA Fair Trade Collective and Fair Trade suppliers to launch the Fair Trade Pop Up Shop 2013.

Professor David Yermack

NYU Professor to explain link between CEO holidays and stock prices

Thursday, 21 March 2013

New York University Stern School of Business Professor David Yermack will explain the financial effects of CEOs' holidays in a public lecture at The University of Western Australia's Business School.

Professor Yermack, a visiting professor at the UWA Business School, will present his findings on trends in news announcements made by public companies before, during and after chief executives go on holiday.

He will also explain how these patterns in public announcements can create trading opportunities for investors.

Business leaders to discuss Australia’s productivity at UWA forum

Wednesday, 30 January 2013

Economists and business leaders will examine the future of Australia's productivity and global competitiveness at an upcoming forum at The University of Western Australia.

Openness to new ideas key to vibrant Indigenous future

Friday, 11 January 2013

Over 200 delegates to the Indigenous Business, Enterprise and Corporations Conference at The University of Western Australia last month attended a Conference dinner hosted by Channel 10 newsreader Narelda Jacobs and featuring filmmaker and director Warwick Thornton.

Attendees were welcomed by UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson, who said the conference was particularly topical given that Western Australia's mining boom had resulted in WA leading the way in Indigenous business and procurement.