University News


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.

Dr Barbara Cook with Brendon Grylls

State support for science down south

Monday, 12 November 2012

The Great Southern has a new world-class science facility.

Louise Gabrovsek with Rhonda Clifford, Alan Everett and Liza Seubert

People skills come before prescriptions

Monday, 12 November 2012

What makes the perfect pharmacist ?

Students learning about water-birds' habitats

A sense of the Swan

Monday, 12 November 2012

A United Nations initiative is introducing Perth teenagers to historical, cultural, scientific and artistic perspectives of the Swan River.

David Rickards is welcomed to Paruku by Hanson Pye

Desert wetland inspires project

Monday, 12 November 2012

The work of UWA scientists, Indigenous artists and benevolent alumni will come together in exhibitions in Alice Springs and Nevada over the next few years.

David Tyrrell-Clark

The power to ride to work

Monday, 12 November 2012

The University is providing free parking and free fuel for up to 16 staff or students … as long as you ride an electric bike.

Vipul Agarwal, Dominic Ho and Swaminatha Iyer

Nano-materials for human health

Monday, 12 November 2012

Two PhD candidates’ research is being enriched by fellowships from the Australian Nanotechnology Network.

Peter Leeman and Carolyn Williams

Beating cancer on bicycles

Monday, 12 November 2012

It was a weekend for inspiration, not just perspiration.

Sports support overseas schools

Monday, 12 November 2012

African students and their friends and families have raised $9,500 for schools in Malawi.

Darryl Kirk, Greg Couzens and Linc Schmitt with Bill Louden

Volunteers keep our campuses safe

Monday, 12 November 2012

Children, cadavers and chemicals may not seem related but they all have associated risks. These risks, and the policies and practices in place at UWA to deal with them, were some of the reasons behind the awarding of the annual UWA Safety Awards.