Faculty New Student Welcome 2010

Tuesday, 9 February 2010

The Faculty will be welcoming all of our new students (up to 1000 of them!) on Wednesday, 17th February 2010. This will be the perfect opportunity to personally welcome our new recruits, including local and international, undergraduates and postgraduates and help to confirm they have made the absolute best choice in university and course.

All staff are invited to join us at our ice-breaker activities on the morning of Wednesday 17th February on Riley Oval, prior to the formal welcome at 10am. 

National Youth Science Forum

Thursday, 4 February 2010

On January 15 and 21, SESE played host to 30 of Australia's brightest young Scientists as part of the 2010 National Youth Science Forum.

UWAM Motorsport Exhibition in the Science Library

Thursday, 28 January 2010

Come along to see UWA Motorsport exhibition in the new Science Library!

International Summer School in Oceanography

Monday, 25 January 2010

A two-week international summer school in oceanography to improve forecasts of ocean behaviour took place from 11 - 22 January in the UWA. The event attracted 20 lecturers and 70 students from more than 30 countries.

ACG 2010 Events

Monday, 14 December 2009

ACG (Australian Centre for Geomechanics) will host the following education and training activities in 2010:

Leaders Debate Hot Topics "In The Zone"

Thursday, 26 November 2009

President of the International Crisis Group and former Australian Attorney-General and Foreign Minister, Gareth Evans, US ambassador-designate Kim Beazley and West Australian Premier Colin Barnett were among leading political, business, academic and media figures who met at The University of Western Australia from November 8 to 10 to debate the geopolitical, economic and social issues confronting our region.  

Science and Engineering Challenge

Thursday, 26 November 2009

We would like to thank all volunteers who assisted at this year's Science and Engineering Challenge.

Media Skills Workshop

Wednesday, 25 November 2009

Scientists, who want to improve their effectiveness when interviewed by the media, are invited to participate in this Media Skills workshop.

Panel Discussion on Bioenergy Issues

Wednesday, 25 November 2009

Bring your questions and comments on bioenergy and participate in the discussions.

UWA Sports Day

Thursday, 12 November 2009


Wow!  What sports super-stars we all are! On the eve of Halloween, with a marquee decked out to instil fear into the very hearts of our opponents, our Faculty's staff and postgraduate students took part in UWA's  second annual Sports Day and walked away from many events victorious!