Improving the Student Experience

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

The Teaching and Learning (T&L) Committee continues its good work in improving the quality of the student experience at the Business School.  A summary of these initiatives are included.

Business School Prize Winners Acknowledged

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

More than 200 students and families gathered to celebrate the UWA Business School Prize Giving Ceremony held at the University Club in early May.

Woolworths Former CEO Keynote Speaker at GMA Black Tie Dinner

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

Roger Corbett, former CEO and Director of Woolworth's Ltd reviewed the success of Woolworths and future challenges, at the annual GMA black tie dinner.

SIFE Team Win National Championships

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

A team of Business School students has won the national SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise) championships and will represent Australia at the SIFE International Championships to be held in Singapore from 1-4 October. 

2007 Teaching and Learning Award Recipients

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

The recipients of the 2007 Faculty Teaching awards were announced on 13 March 2008 at a ceremony at UWA Club.  

UWA students win global marketing competition

Thursday, 17 July 2008

A student team from The University of Western Australia has been named global winner of the Google Online Marketing Challenge, beating more than 1,600 student teams from 369 university classes, in more than 47 countries around the world. 

3,000 eyes on UWA bug 'sexpert' as he wins international prize

Monday, 7 July 2008

Professor Leigh Simmons, a leading evolutionary biologist at The University of Western Australia, will this week receive a Certificate of Distinction at the opening ceremony of the 23rd International Congress of Entomology in Durban, South Africa. 

Former UWA student wins Churchill Fellowship

Monday, 30 June 2008

A former student of The University of Western Australia whose not-for-profit company builds special equipment to help people with disabilities water ski, surf, ride motorbikes and climb cliff faces has been awarded a Churchill Fellowship.  

Brainy Bee winners to be announced

Monday, 23 June 2008

More than 60 brilliant Year 10 and 11 students from city and country WA are aiming to do more than expand their horizons. 

UWA student is San Diego biotech winner

Friday, 20 June 2008

A 17-year-old science/law student from The University of Western Australia was today named one of four winners of the prestigious sanofi-aventis International BioGENEius Challenge announced at the BIO International Convention 2008, the world's biggest biotechnology event, in San Diego.