Tim Minchin

Tim Minchin stars at UWA Graduation Ceremony

Tuesday, 17 September 2013

A former Perth arts student described as “sublimely talented, witty, smart and unabashedly offensive” in a musical career that has taken the world by storm has been awarded an honorary doctorate by The University of Western Australia.

Sir John Forrest (1847-1918)

Top lawmaker to discuss founding father and favourite son

Friday, 23 August 2013

Australia's 12th Chief Justice, His Honour Chief Justice Robert French of the High Court of Australia - an alumnus of The University of Western Australia - will give a free public address in Mandurah about a big man who left a big mark on his State and his nation - Sir John Forrest.

Augmented Australia 1914 - 2014

UWA to represent Australian architecture on world stage

Thursday, 18 July 2013

A team led by Assistant Professor Rene Van Meeuwen from the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts at UWA has won the coveted position of creative director of the Australian exhibition at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2014, one of the discipline's most prestigious and important events.

Dr Isaacs

Congratulations Dr Kim Isaacs, GP

Thursday, 27 June 2013

Dr Kim Isaacs, a Yaruwu, Karajarri and Noongar woman now working in her mother’s country has recently become a GP after graduating from Medicine at UWA in 2008. 

Petal power by Colin White

UWA engineers build a better world

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Seven graduates from The University of Western Australia have been named among Australia's top 100 most influential engineers for 2013.

Art work by Glen Stewart

Hint of history in Winter Arts paintings

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Drawing on his interest in historical painting techniques, a staff-member and fine arts graduate from The University of Western Australia will exhibit some of his recent works during the City of Perth's Winter Arts season.

Winthrop Professor Bruce Robinson

UWA boasts two Western Australians of the Year

Monday, 3 June 2013

The University of Western Australia congratulates staff-member Winthrop Professor Bruce Robinson for being named Western Australian of the Year 2013 and graduate Michael Sheldrick for his Youth Award.

Dr Daniel Creedon

Don't whisper the news about this prize-winner

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

A young physicist from The University of Western Australia has won a prestigious Federal Government National Measurement Institute (NMI) Prize for his outstanding work in the science of measurement.

Clough EVP Engineering Gary Bowtell, Jessica Regan, Joel Valli, CFO Neil Siford

Clough scholars continue 35-year-old tradition

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Two engineering students at The University of Western Australia are the newest recipients of the 35-year-old Clough Scholars program, which was revived last year after an eight-year sabbatical.

Wheat farmers to reap benefits of UWA public lecture

Tuesday, 9 April 2013

Helping Australian farmers by improving the salt tolerance of wheat is the topic of this year's Hector and Andrew Stewart Memorial Lecture at The University of Western Australia.