University News


Tim St Pierre

Magnetics deliver attractive therapies and diagnostics

Thursday, 3 April 2014

Twenty years ago, Tim St Pierre and his colleagues were known as ‘those weird scientists who study magnetism in medicine’.

Now the global Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers not only recognises Professor St Pierre but is feting him this year as their Magnetics Society’s Distinguished Lecturer for 2014.

Claire McGlew with Nicholas Bannan and her Guide Dog Swanee

Claire sees a future in music

Thursday, 27 March 2014

Claire McGlew began memorising music from about the age of six.

Director of Harry Perkins, Professor Peter Leeman and his family

Woman walk so their sisters can be well

Thursday, 27 March 2014

If the energetic fund-raising, the training, the camaraderie, the support for cancer sufferers and survivors, and simply the enthusiasm could be bottled, the inaugural Weekend to End Women's Cancers would have ensured the diseases were cured.

Spending time with strong Bardi Jawi women

Self-starters can take study out to the bush

Thursday, 27 March 2014

You can't get much more remote, in WA, than One Arm Point.

Vice-Chancellor Paul Johnson

Welcome to the first semester of our second century

Thursday, 27 March 2014

I always look forward to the start of a new academic year.

Cam Barnes and Tom Henderson with Bob Hawke

Bob Hawke qualifies for cheap coffee on campus

Thursday, 27 March 2014

In a final nod to the Centenary, the Student Guild honoured one of its most famous presidents with Life Membership.

The mosaicked river stones and golden egg complete Shaun Tan’s installation

Sundial garden is Happiness Central at Crawley

Thursday, 27 March 2014

The magnificent Centenary sundial has been enhanced with a sculpture garden at its feet.

A duck supervises as UWA grounds staff clean the pond

Clean water, happy ducks and a mystery as pond is rejuvenated

Thursday, 27 March 2014

The iconic Reflection Pond has had its biggest make-over since it was dug by students in 1932.

Ian Bateman

Wellbeing should be part of economic policies

Thursday, 27 March 2014

The Gross Domestic Product of a country can be a grossly deceptive measure.

A typical Iago expression from James Clayton.

Understanding the man audiences love to hate

Thursday, 27 March 2014

The theatrical character of Iago and the emotions he expresses and evokes were laid bare in the Callaway Auditorium last month.