Science Futures Foundation attracts new partnerships

Sunday, 1 June 2008

The Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences’ aim is to be a global force for scientific research and training.

Development works towards 2011

Sunday, 1 June 2008

Much has happened in the Office of Development and Alumni Relations since our last publication.

Graeme Martin, Joanne Elliott, Neroli Smith and Kadambot Siddique

Agricultural Science graduates show their talents at the Young Professionals in Agricultural Forum

Monday, 7 April 2008

The Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology (AIAST) recently awarded top honours for scientific excellence in agriculture to the University of Western Australia (UWA) animal science PhD student Ms Joanne Elliott and Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) research officer Ms Neroli Smith as joint winners of the Young Professionals in Agriculture award. 

First Child Protection professionals graduate from UWA

Tuesday, 1 April 2008

Twenty-four social work professionals who have completed The University of Western Australia's first Graduate Certificates in Child Protection Practice will graduate tomorrow.

Message from the Dean

Wednesday, 19 March 2008

In today's fast-moving business environment, it is critical for individuals and organisations to invest in human capital in order to ensure relevance and competitive advantage. At the UWA Business School we are pleased to work closely with students and organisations to provide a life-long journey of learning experiences.

Rural students achieve success

Monday, 25 February 2008

One in four students offered places to study medicine at The University of Western Australia this year will come from a rural background.

Champions of the Google Earth – Build your Campus in 3D Competition

Friday, 1 February 2008

A UWA team has been named by internet giant Google the Champions of the Earth after their win in Google SketchUp Build your Campus in 3D competition.
The eight-member Team UWA, shortlisted for the award in December along with two teams from The University of Melbourne, were named the winner for its 3D virtual UWA at a ceremony in Sydney.

Class of 1978 - Engineering 30th Year Reunion

Friday, 1 February 2008

The Engineering Class of ’78 celebrated their 30th anniversary with a dinner at The University Club on Friday 12 October 2007. An excellent response to the reunion invitation resulted in 27 attendees, including Tom Krapeshlis from Sydney and Kit Wignall from Melbourne.

Celebrating the Year of Women in Engineering

Friday, 1 February 2008

The Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics hosted a special cocktail party on Friday 26 October 2007 to celebrate the achievements of women engineering graduates as part of Engineers Australia – The Year of Women in Engineering.
120 graduates returned to UWA, along with industry guests and University staff to listen to former engineering graduate, Sue Murphy (General Manager – Water Corporation).

Symposium Engineering the Future: Beyond the Boom

Friday, 1 February 2008

26-27th February 2008
UWA Claremont Campus, Princess Road, Claremont
Industry and academic researchers present their observations on engineering practice. For the conference brochure visit the website or contact Sabbia Tilli on (61-8) 6488 3058.