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.

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.”