Amy Page

UWA Researcher Amy Page Young Pharmacist of the Year

Friday, 31 July 2015

A PhD student at The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Health and Ageing has been named the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia’s Young Pharmacist of the Year.

SymbioticA's Oron Catts and Ionat Zurr Announced as Visiting Faculty at the Royal College of Art, London

Thursday, 30 July 2015

Catts and Zurr are artists, researchers and curators, whose work explores the philosophical and ethical considerations of new technological approaches to life, including regenerative biology and synthetic biology.

While tissue engineering and regenerative biology are usually discussed in relation to biomedical research and applications, Catts and Zurr’s extensive experience of using these technologies for non-medical and artistic ends enables them to speculate and culturally scrutinise these applications and their possible future development.

Ashley Smith

UWA music staff and graduates selected as finalists in APRA awards

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Four graduates from The University of Western Australia’s School of Music have been named as finalists in this year’s APRA Art Music Awards.

Audrey Appudurai launches first SymbioticA PhD grad show

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Cernentia: exploring the visual perception of lungfishes without eyes

Audrey Appudurai's graduating exhibition will be the first PhD show from SymbioticA's academic programme.

Audiences are invited to experience the visual world of a group of Australian lungfishes born without external eyes.

Gemma Johnston

UWA celebrates NAIDOC Week

Monday, 6 July 2015

As part of NAIDOC Week, UWA would like to acknowledge the achievement of UWA Graduate Dr Gemma Johnston who was awarded Tertiary Scholar of the Year for 2015, recently at the NAIDOC Awards night.

When Allies “Misspeak” - Mark Beeson writes for the Australian Institute of International Affairs

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Mark Beeson writes for the Australian Institute of International Affairs on the topic of When Allies “Misspeak”

Evidence Of Oldest Human Occupation In Mid-West Discovered

Friday, 5 June 2015

A rock shelter in the Weld Range provides evidence of the oldest human occupation in the Mid-West region of Western Australia, a research project partnered between The University of Western Australia and Wajarri Traditional Owners has discovered.

New Africa Research Cluster Launch

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

The vision of developing high quality and ethical Africa-focused research at UWA to help address the continent's challenges and harness its opportunities, promote the University's research and build new collaborations with Africa has been the driving force behind the establishment of a new Africa Research Cluster, formally launched on the 'Africa Day' anniversary, 25 May.

Maurice Newman: mad, bad or sad? - Mark Beeson writes for The Conversation

Maurice Newman: mad, bad or sad? - Mark Beeson writes for The Conversation

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Mark Beeson writes for The Conversation on the topic Maurice Newman: mad, bad or sad?