Celebrating the ‘mightiest force’

Monday, 1 November 2010

One of the great strengths of this University is its vibrant community spirit, a spirit that is particularly visible whenever volunteers are needed.

Reaching out to the world

Monday, 18 October 2010

The Federal Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research, Senator Kim Carr visited our University recently to celebrate the awarding of one of the largest grants ever made to an ARC Centre of Excellence in the area of humanities.

Professor Alan Robson

Celebrating 21 years of our School of Indigenous Studies

Monday, 4 October 2010

Our School of Indigenous Studies celebrated 21 highly successful years last week - a milestone that could not have been reached without the dedication and intellectual zeal of the School's former and present staff and students.

Linking two different worlds

Friday, 24 September 2010

The recent launch of our Energy and Minerals Institute was a reminder of our University's central position in the life of the community and beyond.

UWA Vice Chancellor Professor Alan Robson

Serving a growing community

Wednesday, 8 September 2010

Our University has always taken our mission of serving the community very seriously. Almost a century ago, that community was largely local - the people of Western Australia.

UWA Nedlands campus

Planning for a bright, sustainable future

Monday, 23 August 2010

As we move towards our centenary we are again considering the principles that have driven the growth and development of our physical campus.

Leafy Seadragon (Phycodurus eques)

Punching above our weight

Monday, 9 August 2010

Outstanding UWA staff have attracted almost $100 million for research in the past few weeks - an excellent result.

ALTC Awards - W/Prof Lawrie Beilin

High-quality staff ensure high-quality University

Monday, 26 July 2010

Good and effective teachers inspire a passion for learning, light the fire of intellectual endeavour and motivate their students to pursue knowledge.

Winthrop Professor Philip Mead

The worthwhile study of humanities

Monday, 28 June 2010

At a time when science, politics finance and sport dominate the headlines it was pleasing to see one of our graduates publicy extolling the value of an arts degree across the professions.

Eric Knight, Scott Draper, Michael Molinari, Travers McLeod and Laith Tapper

Graduates and staff live up to high expectations

Monday, 14 June 2010

It is said that high achievement takes place in the framework of high expectation.  If we measure the success of our University by the success of our graduates and staff then we can all be proud following the accolades of the past few weeks.