Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 29 November 2017

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Good morning. Our relationship with the Student Guild is built on mutual respect and collaboration and last week the Guild President and I signed a new partnership agreement to strengthen these ties.

2017 Professional and General Employees Agreement approved by the Fair Work Commission

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

The Fair Work Commission has approved The University of Western Australia Professional and General Employees Agreement 2017. It will come into effect on Thursday, 7 December.

This represents a significant achievement for the University as we move forward with employment conditions that are simple, contemporary and fair.  This is a testament to the work that has been done to modernise process and procedure while also providing fair and equitable outcomes that reward employees for their contributions to the University.

Visitors Information Centre closed for refurbishment

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

As part of redevelopment works designed to create a collaborative space for the University, industry and wider community, the Visitors Information Centre is being refurbished.  This work commenced on Monday and the building will re-open in its new capacity in the first part of 2018.

Uniview Spring 2017 - check out the new website and follow Uniview on Apple News

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

The new edition of Uniview has hit letterboxes in perfect timing with the launch of the magazine on a number of digital platforms. Check out the new website featuring special digital-only content. You’ll also find Uniview on Apple News, with plans to launch a Google News version shortly.

To find Uniview on Apple News:

The generosity of donors celebrated last week

Monday, 4 December 2017

The generosity of more than 12,000 donors has resulted in the overwhelming success of UWA’s $400 million New Century Campaign

Our students - our best advocates

Friday, 1 December 2017

Owen Davies, UWA’s new Chief Marketing Officer, has long wanted to work in the higher education sector and is looking forward to this new challenge.

With 20 years of experience in marketing strategy, research, analysis, brand development and marketing communications execution, Owen brings with him a wealth of knowledge and a customer-driven approach.

Special UWA discount for West Coast Fever netball membership

Thursday, 30 November 2017

As part of the University's partnership with the West Coast Fever, UWA staff can access a special membership offer using the code UWAFEVER18.

Centre Circle : $1350

Emerald Zone : Adult $233 ; Conc. $190 ; Child $167 ; Family $720

Green Zone : Adult $180 ; Conc. $140 ; Child $115 ; Family $550

Supporter Member : $32

Offer availabe until 31 December 2017.

Visit the website to join. 


Dr Yu Suk Choi

Researchers uncover new way of growing stem cells

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Research led by The University of Western Australia has discovered a new, simple and less expensive way of growing human stem cells.