Hannah Jansen, Thea Adamson, Tim Widdicombe and Tom Meares

UWA students and staff seek international sporting success

Monday, 2 July 2012

The University of Western Australia will have three students and five graduates representing Australia and one student representing Malaysia at this month's Olympic Games in London.

The Honourable Chief Justice Wayne Martin

Queen's Birthday Honours for UWA graduates and staff

Tuesday, 12 June 2012

Fourteen graduates and staff of The University of Western Australia have been honoured by their inclusion on the 2012 Queen's Birthday Honours List.  

Ken Clements, Winthrop Professor of Economics and BHP Billiton Research Fellow

It’s an honour to study economics at UWA

Thursday, 31 May 2012

Bob Hawke, Colin Barnett and ‘Nugget' Coombs, the first Governor of Australia's Reserve Bank, are a few of the many UWA Economics graduates who have gone on to make their mark on our society.

Economics has been taught at UWA almost since the University's inception 100 years ago, when it was part of the Faculty of Arts. Economics became a Faculty in its own right in 1954 and the Economics Honours degree began producing a steady stream of outstanding graduates.

Image of The Met hotel in Bangkok designed by WOHA

"Breathing Architecture" lecture by leading international architect Richard Hassell

Thursday, 17 May 2012

The Inaugural Dean's Lecture was held on 30 April at the University Club. The Lecture ‘Breathing Architecture for the 21st Century' was presented by Richard Hassell, Founding Director of WOHA in Singapore and Adjunct Professor of Architecture at UWA.

The Clough family at Graduate Walk

Clough family joins UWA Graduates' Walk

Wednesday, 16 May 2012

Harold Clough, one of Western Australia's foremost engineers, will today join the ranks of graduates of The University of Western Australia in celebrating UWA's first 100 years, while also helping future students.

Student with laptop

New service simplifies Internet access for UWA’s visitors

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Information Services has launched a new service which quickly and simply provides temporary Internet access to UWA’s short-term guests and conference attendees.

The new service – UnifiGuest – is easy to use, requires no paperwork, provisions access immediately or from a scheduled date, and can be easily administered within your own business unit.

Anthony Lamb

UWA graduates receive Gates Cambridge scholarships

Friday, 11 May 2012

Two graduates from The University of Western Australia were among just six Australians to receive 2012 Gates Cambridge scholarships.

EDFAA Library

Information Services News: May issue

Friday, 20 April 2012

The May issue of Information Services News features the long-awaited opening of the refurbished EDFAA Library.

Access the May issue in PDF (or RTF for screen readers) from the Information Services News page.

Photo by Ian Ferguson

Jenni Harrison

Improve your performance

Friday, 23 March 2012

If you think you don't need a high performance computing facility to assist your research ... have a chat with Jenni Harrison, and prepare to be surprised.

Dr Sarah Murray

Monash University Vice Chancellor’s commendation

Thursday, 22 March 2012

Dr Sarah Murray, Associate Professor in the Law Faculty UWA, has been awarded the 2011 Mollie Holman Doctoral Medal for her PhD thesis "Less-Adversarial Practice & The Constitutional Role of the Judiciary in Australia".