Business School Event Highlights

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

The Business School hosted many high profile events in the first half of the year including the Women in Management Dinner with Leanne Preston, CEO Wild Child, as well as public lectures presented by Professor Vernon Smith, 2008 Alcoa Visiting Professor,  Robert Elstone, Managing Director and CEO of the Australian Stock Exchange, Professor Steven Zeff, the Herbert S Autrey Professor of Accounting at Rice University in Houston, and Professor Dan Druckman, the Vernon M and Minnie I Lynch Professor of Conflict Resolution at the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University.   The Mining and Energy Seminar held in June attracted a high calibre of people from around Australia.

Business School Prize Winners Acknowledged

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

More than 200 students and families gathered to celebrate the UWA Business School Prize Giving Ceremony held at the University Club in early May.

Woolworths Former CEO Keynote Speaker at GMA Black Tie Dinner

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

Roger Corbett, former CEO and Director of Woolworth's Ltd reviewed the success of Woolworths and future challenges, at the annual GMA black tie dinner.

Global Google Online Marketing Challenge Win

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

Five Business School students led by Dr Fang Liu have won the Global Google Online Marketing Challenge.  The team beat 1,650 other teams from around the world to win Google's first University Online Marketing Challenge.

SIFE Team Win National Championships

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

A team of Business School students has won the national SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise) championships and will represent Australia at the SIFE International Championships to be held in Singapore from 1-4 October. 

2007 Teaching and Learning Award Recipients

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

The recipients of the 2007 Faculty Teaching awards were announced on 13 March 2008 at a ceremony at UWA Club.  

Under Treasure Tim Marney Appointed to Board

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

Timothy Marney, Western Australian Under Treasurer, has been appointed to the Business School Board.

National Law Firm Supports Future Business Leaders

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

Corrs Chambers Westgarth is the first law firm to join The UWA Business School's Corporate Circle Program.

Business School Gains International Accreditation

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

The University of Western Australia's Business School has become the only business school in the State to hold the prestigious European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) international business accreditation. 

Nominations Open for 2008 Faculty Teaching Awards

Tuesday, 29 April 2008

Thursday, 1st May is the opening of the first nomination period for the 2008 Faculty Teaching Awards. A second nomination period will open in October.