Attackers from space to help launch LUMINOUSnight

Friday, 1 February 2013

A giant spaceship will hover over The University of Western Australia's Reid Library, a weird one-eyed flying creature will guard UWA's new Centenary sundial, and a swarm of space invaders will threaten the University Club - but only in ‘augmented reality'.

2013 winner Nicholas Barbaro (left) with 2004 (inaugural) winner Chris Tyler

Engineering scholarship celebrates 10 years

Tuesday, 20 November 2012

The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics has celebrated a 10-year partnership with leading civil and structural engineering consultancy Pritchard Francis.

Business School Board Chairman Dr Mark Barnaba

UWA hails business commitment to education and leadership

Tuesday, 20 November 2012

High-profile business leaders joined senior executives from The University of Western Australia last night in a celebration of the University and UWA Business School at a cocktail party hosted by Business School Board Chairman Dr Mark Barnaba and his wife Paige at their home.

Prof Alan Robson (left), Prof Dr Boediono and UWA Chancellor Dr Michael Chaney

New Indonesian scholarships prepare for Asian century

Monday, 19 November 2012

Indonesian culture and language studies in the ‘Asian Century' have been boosted at The University of Western Australia, which from 2013 will offer new scholarships in honour of the Vice-President of Indonesia, His Excellency Professor Dr Boediono.

UWA's first medical graduates celebrate 50th anniversary

Wednesday, 7 November 2012

The first students to complete their degree in medicine at The University of Western Australia's new Medical School, rather than having to study interstate or overseas, are celebrating 50 years since they became doctors.

Clinical Assoc Professor Albert Tan inducted into Campbell-Wilson Roll of Honour

Campbell-Wilson Oration 9 October 2012

Monday, 29 October 2012

"You've got to pick a pocket or two"

Thank you Alistair Devlin, President of the Dental Alumni, and your Committee for this honour as the inductee of the Campbell-Wilson Roll of Honour for 2012.

2013 calendar cover

Centenary calendar celebrates 'Then and Now'

Thursday, 4 October 2012

UWA Friends of the Grounds' 2013 centenary calendar, Then and Now: Images from the Archives and the photographic competitions, provides a wonderful memento for our University's centenary.

Ms Joanna Hewitt

Spring graduation ceremonies for almost 2000 students

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

An Oxford University neuroscientist and an Australian expert in international relations and public policy are among those to be recognised during The University of Western Australia's spring graduation ceremonies which start tonight.

Changes to fines for overdue items

Monday, 13 August 2012

Make sure you familiarise yourself with the new fines system for high demand items. These changes are being made to ensure everyone has timely and equitable access to high use materials and to simplify the fines system.

What are the changes?