Stuart Speidel, a PhD student from The University of Western Australia’s School
of Electrical, Electronic and
Computer Engineering, will compete as a Finalist in the 2014 National
iAwards in Melbourne after winning the ‘Student Domaine' award for
his project REView at the 23rd Western Australian Information Technology and
Telecommunications Awards (WAiTTA).
of Western Australia's strength in science was recognised last night when its
staff won two major categories in the 2014 Premier's Science Awards and a
former UWA Vice-Chancellor was inducted into the Western Australian Science
Hall of Fame.
The London Mathematical Society (LMS) has elected Professor Cheryl
Praeger, the inaugural Director of UWA’s Centre for the Mathematics of Symmetry
and Computation, to Honorary Membership of the Society.
University of Western Australia's Faculty of Engineering, Computing and
Mathematics recognised the contributions of two leading alumni at its Inaugural
Alumni Achievement Awards on Friday 8 August.
The world's smallest microscope - which can fit into a needle and is capable of detecting cancer cells often missed by surgeons - has earned its inventors at The University of Western Australia a place in the finals of the 2014 WA Innovator of the Year Awards.
Five UWA Publishing books - including the centenary history of UWA - have been shortlisted in the Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards,
announced yesterday by State Library of Western Australia CEO and State Librarian, Margaret Allen.
The University of Western Australia’s University Hall has won the Harold Krantz Award for Residential Architecture - Multiple Housing at the Australian Institute of Architects 2014 WA Architecture Awards.
Enactus UWA students are passionate about empowering
people in need.
In the last 12 months, the 55 members of Enactus UWA have
worked to deliver 13,000 pairs of shoes to Ghana, empower 5,510 students to
take control of their finances, engage 25 organisations, sell 2,245 environmentally
friendly jute bags, and train four Kenyan women to successfully run their own café.