University of Western Australia ties up with RV College of Engineering

Tuesday, 14 December 2010

To facilitate collaboration in teaching and research as well as exchange of ideas and knowledge, the University of Western Australia has tied up with Bangalore-based RV College of Engineering.

Sladjana Mijailovic, one of the Dreamcatcher recipients

Dream solutions for people with disabilities

Wednesday, 8 December 2010

Nine teams of engineering students from The University of Western Australia have unveiled their "dream" solutions for people living with a disability.

Raine Foundation announces medical research grants

Friday, 3 December 2010

The Raine Medical Research Foundation has awarded seven Priming Grants-in-aid for the two-year period 2011-2012, with a funding allocation of $935,000 to: 

Retiring Winthrop Professor John Taplin: Part Two

Thursday, 2 December 2010

After nearly 20 years teaching at The University of Western Australia Business School, Winthrop Professor John Taplin will retire at the end of the year. In part one of our exclusive interview, Taplin reflected on his academic achievements. Now, in part two, he recalls the building of the Mandurah railway line and argues that a CBD congestion charge is inevitable for Perth.

Building the Mandurah railway

Retiring Winthrop Professor John Taplin: Part One

Thursday, 2 December 2010

After nearly 20 years teaching at The University of Western Australia Business School, Winthrop Professor John Taplin will retire at the end of the year. That doesn't, however, mean that he'll be retiring to a quiet life. From the beginning of 2011, John will take up the position of emeritus professor, and here he talks candidly about his time at UWA, his work in the area of transport and the challenges of initiating the Mandurah railway line.

Tom Higham

UWA music makers off to Melbourne

Monday, 15 November 2010

Three graduates from The University of Western Australia's School of Music have won prestigious scholarships to the Australian National Academy of Music in Melbourne.

Floating towards giving

Wednesday, 10 November 2010

A report documenting ways in which to encourage more philanthropy in WA will be launched at The University of Western Australia's Business School.

UWA graduate named Social Worker of the Year

Tuesday, 9 November 2010

A Bachelor of Social Work graduate from The University of Western Australia has won the 2010 Social Worker of the Year Award for her efforts in helping Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children find a safe home when they are unable to live with their families.

Currie Hall to expand

Thursday, 4 November 2010

The University of Western Australia is extending its student residence Currie Hall, in a four-stage building process that will increase the number of rooms by 100.

UWA Graduates Leaders in Oxford Community

Tuesday, 2 November 2010

UWA Business School
Four graduates from The University of Western Australia are among the Oxford Saïd Business School (SBS) MBA class of 2010. Farell Sutantio, Claire Zani, Leonard Lau, and Carlo Bellini all successfully graduated from Oxford University's globally-focused management course earlier this year, giving UWA alumni a disproportionately strong presence among the 2010 year group.