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’.

Project KIDS's Mike Anderson watches the first child to use the new app.

Computer game is serious fun

Monday, 12 November 2012

A group of Computer Science students has spent the semester creating an iPad game, Alien Invaders.

Research Associate Professor David Coward

Win for space explosions expert

Monday, 12 November 2012

A UWA astrophysicist who delves into some of the most violent events in the universe has won a prestigious scholarship to Israel.

David Sherwood

Rhodes Scholar grown in Bunbury, nurtured at UWA

Monday, 12 November 2012

The path to David Sherwood’s Rhodes Scholarship began with an earlier award, the UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarship.