Patricia Danielsen

Trial treatment for disfiguring scars

Thursday, 29 November 2012

By Anke van Eekelen

Not all healing processes have happy endings.

LUMINOUSnight projections

Centenary starts with the blaze of 200 million candles

Thursday, 29 November 2012

There isn’t a ticket in town that can match it.

Centenary staff

Special staff celebration

Thursday, 29 November 2012

The Alumni Weekend marks the beginning of the Centenary of students at UWA.

Jenny Gregory

How do you fit a century between two covers?

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Jenny Gregory makes no apology for the people or events that may have been left out of the Centenary history she has edited.

A flying finalist

A workforce of good sports

Thursday, 29 November 2012


UWA staff did it in Gangnam Style. The fifth annual Staff Sports and Fun Day opened with the parade of competitors stopped in its tracks by the Business School’s performance of the South Korean pop star’s dance – which fellow South Korean, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, has dubbed “a force for world peace.”

Recruit online

Thursday, 29 November 2012

A new online recruitment system (e-Recruit) will be implemented throughout the university in February 2013.

Winthrop Professor Eric May

May takes on the CO2 challenge

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Carbon dioxide is one of the world’s big enemies – and Eric May has become a hero in the fight against it.

Nicholas Barbaro and Chris Tyler

Scholarship winners stay the distance

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Winning a Pritchard Francis scholarship seems to ensure employment after graduation.

David Sampson, Matthew Kilburn and Herman Nackaerts

Our technology keeps the world in safe hands

Monday, 12 November 2012

By Lindy Brophy

The International Atomic Energy Agency has put its trust in UWA to help keep the world safe from nuclear attack. We have become the first university in the world to join the United Nations’ international nuclear verification program, to help monitor global nuclear safeguards.

Dean Tony O'Donnell with heads of schools at the new Faculty of Science

New-fangled faculty

Monday, 12 November 2012

The new Faculty of Science is a classic case of ‘less is more’.