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Professor Paul Johnson, Vice-Chancellor, UWA

High-tech solutions on resources will keep WA on top

Friday, 21 June 2013

Is the end nigh for manufacturing in Australia?  That has been the question asked in recent days after Ford announced its plans to end decades of car manufacturing in Australia.

More people are better off, but inequality is rising – so what’s going on?

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

The following article by Winthrop Professor Peter Robertson was originally published on The Conversation and has been republished with full permission.

Grady Venville

A twisted ladder in the blue stocking

Tuesday, 9 April 2013

A personal perspective on how far women in universities have come in the past 50 years.

Pauline Ibbs

The last word: Old memories of young students are joyous ones

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Old memories of young students are joyous ones

Dr John Melville-Jones

The last word: To Umm, uh, or not to Umm?

Monday, 5 November 2012

By Dr John Melville-Jones
Senior Honorary Research Fellow
Classics and Ancient History

Dr John Henderson

The last word: Like it or leave it

Monday, 15 October 2012

By Dr John Henderson
Discipline Chair Linguistics

Lessons from the Himalayas

Tuesday, 2 October 2012

Assistant Professor Ram Pandit from the School of Agricultural and Resource Economics at UWA has won research collaboration funding for his project ‘Forests, ecosystem services and communities: Lessons from Nepal Himalaya’, in collaboration with the University of Leeds and the University of York in the UK. The funding will take Assistant Professor Pandit to Nepal, as well as to the UK, to conduct his research.

Ryan Kempster: PhD scholar and marine neuroecologist, Oceans Institute

Sharks: beware of people

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

By Ryan Kempster

Imagine a world where every car crash death was printed in the newspapers or every drowning mentioned on the radio or even every bee sting fatality broadcast on the evening news.