Andrew and Nicola Forrest

Australia's largest philanthropic donation creates history

Monday, 22 May 2017

Andrew and Nicola Forrest have made philanthropic history today, donating a further $65 million to the Forrest Research Foundation, a partnership with all five Western Australian universities and hosted within The University of Western Australia (UWA).

Vice Chancellor Professor Dawn Freshwater Installation

Professor Dawn Freshwater installed as UWA Vice-Chancellor

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Professor Dawn Freshwater has been formally installed as the 18th Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia.

Australia Awards students and mentors

A good start to student life in a foreign land

Monday, 20 March 2017

When you’re far away from home, friendly faces, a good Australian breakfast and a warm welcome from UWA graduates and staff can be just what is needed to help transition into a new country.  

40under40 award recipients

UWA business leaders shine in the 2017 40under40 Awards

Thursday, 9 March 2017

The University of Western Australia congratulates five staff members who have been named in this year's 40under40 Awards. The recipients were recognised in an awards ceremony held at Crown Perth.

Graduates represent a community of support

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

No one knows the value of a UWA degree better than a UWA grad. And no one can tell the story better, with more heart, to prospective students.
 
This is why, for the first time, graduates are playing a direct role in UWA's postgraduate admissions, making calls to domestic prospective postgraduate students who have received letters of offer from UWA.  Alumni volunteers of similar educational background are reaching out to share why UWA should be a student’s preferred choice.

Tracey Horton

Australia Day honours for former Dean

Friday, 17 February 2017

Emeritus Professor Tracey Horton, former Dean of the UWA Business School, has been made an Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia.

Evan Cunningham-Dunlop

Digital marketing headed for virtual future

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Evan Cunningham-Dunlop is confident that virtual reality and augmented reality will change the future of digital marketing.

Matt Tomlins

Business heats up for HotDesQ winner

Monday, 5 December 2016

Two years ago, UWA MBA graduate Matt Tomlins saw an opportunity to make the hiring process easier for both blue collar workers and for recruiters.

Justice James Edelman

UWA graduate appointed High Court Judge

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Internationally recognised lawyer and academic James Edelman has been appointed a Judge of the High Court of Australia – one of the youngest-ever appointments to the High Court at the age of 42.

Gemma Wilkinson

Bunbury leads UWA rural medical students graduation

Monday, 21 November 2016

Last Saturday 60 rural students from 22 country towns, including 17 students from Bunbury, graduated from The University of Western Australia’s Medical School – the biggest number of rural background doctors to graduate in a single year.