Amy Steinepreis

UWA student wins 100th Rhodes Scholarship

Friday, 31 October 2014

A Masters in International Journalism student from The University of Western Australia who plans to undertake Masters Degree studies in Modern Languages and International Relations at Britain's prestigious Oxford University has won UWA's 100th Rhodes Scholarship in 101 years.

Vice-Chancellor Paul Johnson

Vice-Chancellor's welcome

Monday, 13 October 2014


In building on UWA's vision of international engagement and development, this month a number of senior staff, including myself, will embark on an overseas trip to the US, UK and China.

David Pannell at Lake Louise, Canada

David goes digital first

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

While some UWA staff are still taking tentative steps into the digital world, agricultural economist David Pannell has been blogging for more than 10 years.

The Waagyls play touch football

Western Waagyls win again

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Two UWA teams have swept the annual National Indigenous Tertiary Education Student Games for the second year in a row, taking out first and third places.

Noel Pearson

Indigenous leader for Berndt Lecture

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

The culture and history of Australia's ancient people will be celebrated at UWA later this week in the Berndt Foundation Biennial Lecture.

Memento Mori artwork

The best ideas start here

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Some of the best conversations of the year will take place this Friday at the 2014 Manning Clark House Day of Ideas at the University Club.

front cover of Seeking Wisdom

It takes a lot of people to create a history

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

The comprehensive history of the past 50 years of UWA, published for the Centenary last year, was short-listed for a Premier's book prize recently.

Jo Hocking, Jane Heyworth and Denise Chalmers

Our staff win national awards

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Three staff from UWA have received Australian Awards for University Teaching, administered by the Office of Learning and Teaching.

Brian Dawson

Coach of the Year on Crawley campus

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

The end of the football season leaves some UWA staff members feeling a little lost, after a winter of following their favourite sport.

Fitness class photo by Alana Blowfield

Get fit at work

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Spring is the perfect time to improve your fitness, especially with free classes offered on campus on Tuesday evenings.