John Challis: a talent for maximising medical research funding

Time to build bridges, partnerships and funding

Thursday, 24 April 2014

Much as he loves the micro level of medical research, John Challis came to the realisation many years ago, that the macro level - the translation of that research - is even more exciting.

What does the future look like for these fragile infants?

Thursday, 24 April 2014

About one in 12 babies in Australia is born prematurely and WA has the best record in the country for keeping these babies alive and ensuring quality of life.

Tim St Pierre: lecturing around the world

Magnetics deliver attractive therapies and diagnostics

Thursday, 24 April 2014

Twenty years ago, Tim St Pierre and his colleagues were known as ‘those weird scientists who study magnetism in medicine'.

Tim St Pierre

Magnetics deliver attractive therapies and diagnostics

Thursday, 3 April 2014

Twenty years ago, Tim St Pierre and his colleagues were known as ‘those weird scientists who study magnetism in medicine’.

Now the global Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers not only recognises Professor St Pierre but is feting him this year as their Magnetics Society’s Distinguished Lecturer for 2014.

Director of Harry Perkins, Professor Peter Leeman and his family

Woman walk so their sisters can be well

Thursday, 27 March 2014

If the energetic fund-raising, the training, the camaraderie, the support for cancer sufferers and survivors, and simply the enthusiasm could be bottled, the inaugural Weekend to End Women's Cancers would have ensured the diseases were cured.

Spending time with strong Bardi Jawi women

Self-starters can take study out to the bush

Thursday, 27 March 2014

You can't get much more remote, in WA, than One Arm Point.

Vice-Chancellor Paul Johnson

Welcome to the first semester of our second century

Thursday, 27 March 2014

I always look forward to the start of a new academic year.

Cam Barnes and Tom Henderson with Bob Hawke

Bob Hawke qualifies for cheap coffee on campus

Thursday, 27 March 2014

In a final nod to the Centenary, the Student Guild honoured one of its most famous presidents with Life Membership.

The mosaicked river stones and golden egg complete Shaun Tan’s installation

Sundial garden is Happiness Central at Crawley

Thursday, 27 March 2014

The magnificent Centenary sundial has been enhanced with a sculpture garden at its feet.

A duck supervises as UWA grounds staff clean the pond

Clean water, happy ducks and a mystery as pond is rejuvenated

Thursday, 27 March 2014

The iconic Reflection Pond has had its biggest make-over since it was dug by students in 1932.