Gary Sigley on the Geat Wall of China

For all the Tea in China: The Slow Tea Movement

Thursday, 27 March 2014

Those of you of a certain vintage may remember the days when ‘afternoon tea' actually meant stopping what you were doing, and with family, friends or colleagues, enjoying a pot of freshly brewed tea.

Possums caught in the act…using their new bridge

Why did the possum cross the road?

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

By Lindy Brophy

Possums in the south west are performing a high wire act every night.

Paul Johnson Professor Dr Boediono at a lunch in Kings Park

Our local and global neighbourhood

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

The Crawley campus has been a centre of political power this month with a visit by the leader of the world's third-biggest democracy and the first State Cabinet meeting at a University.

Mandy Ridley and her pied babbler

Kidnapping and blackmail are for the birds

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

By Sally-Ann Jones 

If you think only humans are capable of despicable behaviour, you're in for an unpleasant surprise. A new UWA researcher has discovered that birds are experts when it comes to being bad.

Thank you for a wonderful centenary year

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

For my last column in our University's centenary year, I'd like to thank all of you for your hard work in 2013. Many of you put in extra hours to ensure that our celebratory events - and our bumper Open Day - were the highly successful events they were.

Research funding confirms our reputation

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

The University has had enormous success with its funding applications for next year.

An artist’s impression of the projection on the silo

Mid-west dreaming

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

A short film projected onto a silo in Geraldton will end the UWA Gives Back Centenary program, with echoes of the spectacular launch of the year with LUMINOUShall.

Tshigombela dancing accompanied by murumba drums, near Sibasa, South Africa

Music of Africa alive at UWA

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

Songs that children sang in South Africa in the 1950s and 1960s have come alive more than half a century later in a new exhibition.

Kelsey Kennedy

Researcher makes her presence felt

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

When PhD scholar Kelsey Kennedy came to UWA on exchange from the US in 2008, both she and the University became winners.

Freya Shearer

Rhodes Scholar looks to a future in public health

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

Our 99th Rhodes Scholar in 100 years hopes to combine her science background, her volunteer experience and her language proficiency to improve the health of the global community.