Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 26 April 2017

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Good morning. I am delighted to share that we have launched our international academic recruitment campaign and the new website is now live. 

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 19 April 2017

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Good morning. On Tuesday we commemorate ANZAC Day, a poignant day in the nation’s calendar.

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 12 April 2017

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Good morning. Last year Australia’s 39 universities worked with the Human Rights Commission to conduct the first comprehensive national student survey on sexual assault and harassment as part of the Respect. Now. Always. initiative.

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 5 April 2017

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Good morning. Today I am delighted to announce a new collaboration with one of the world’s leading universities. I have this week signed an agreement that will allow us to offer our students access to Harvard Business School’s Credential of Readiness (CORe) program through their prestigious digital learning initiative, HBX.

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 29 March 2017

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Good morning. Last week I was in Canberra and Melbourne to meet government and sector leaders, including the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Arthur Sinodinos, CSIRO Chief Executive Larry Marshall, and the Federal Shadow Minister for Education Tanya Plibersek.

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 22 March 2017

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Good morning. It’s PROSH Day, one of the most iconic dates on our student calendar. PROSH is a WA institution and for 86 years students have volunteered their time to engage with the community and raise money for local charities. You can make a donation and pick up a copy of the paper at the Guild Student Centre, Boost Juice, Hackett Café or order online

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 15 March 2017

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Good morning. Last week we celebrated Western Australia’s leading business entrepreneurs at the 40under40 Awards. It was inspirational to hear about the impactful work the winners perform throughout our State and special congratulations to UWA’s five nominees who were all recognised on the night for their contribution to the future of WA.

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 8 March 2017

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Good morning. It is International Women’s Day and this year’s theme is Be Bold For Change. While we should all be proud of what UWA has achieved we must continue to be bold in this area, which is why our participation in Athena SWAN is so important.

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 1 March 2017

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Good morning. I was delighted to experience a real buzz about the University last week with many students on campus taking part in O-Week activities. Thank you to all staff for the efforts you have made to welcome new members to the UWA community. These events are a wonderful introduction to university life for our students as they begin their journey of discovery which we hope will lead them to exciting new knowledge, new friendships and fulfilling careers.
 

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 22 February 2017

Friday, 24 February 2017

Good morning. Sixty years ago UWA opened Western Australia’s first medical school and we have been educating tomorrow’s medical pioneers and leading medical advancements ever since. We are excited to build on this proud history of medical teaching and research excellence by investing in new facilities and technologies that meet the changing needs of our students and the communities we serve.