The Sion Iron project

Possibilities in powerhouse Pilbara

Thursday, 29 November 2012

By Lindy Brophy

The Pilbara – home of a massive minerals and energy industry, ancient landscapes and culture, and of course, the iconic Red Dog.

Funding feat for the centenary and beyond

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Despite anticipated cuts in research income, UWA has had great success this month with the annual round of major government funding.

Barrow Island

A new (and ancient) side to the oil and gas island

Thursday, 29 November 2012

The unique archaeology of Barrow Island – much of it frozen in time 7,000 years ago – is the subject of the biggest ARC Discovery grant awarded in Australia this year.

Hilary Clinton

Clinton visits UWA

Thursday, 29 November 2012

A flying visit to Perth by the world’s most powerful woman, Hilary Clinton, included an evening at UWA.

Degraded environment leads to social problems

Thursday, 29 November 2012

An individual’s problems can’t be treated in isolation from that person’s family, friends and community.

Michael Sheldrick and Holly Ransom

Student friends vie for title

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Three of the four finalists for WA Young Australian of the Year are UWA Law students – and they are all friends who support each other’s campaigns.

Dr Helena Viola

The best research comes from the heart

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Our medical scientists are doing their best to ensure we have healthy hearts.

A scene from 'Sam's Excellent Adventure'

Making fun of the tax system

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Two final year undergraduates have made paying tax seem like fun.

Emma Dalziell and Laura Masters

Old girls’ network boosts research

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Women were among the first students at UWA in 1913. Yet is was another 10 years before these graduates would be admitted into their chosen professions.

Patricia Danielsen

Trial treatment for disfiguring scars

Thursday, 29 November 2012

By Anke van Eekelen

Not all healing processes have happy endings.