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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.