Benefactors honour those who inspired them

Thursday, 2 October 2008

Prominent members of UWA’s medical fraternity have paid tribute to the people who inspired and helped shape their careers by setting up two perpetual scholarships.

Centenary Trust for Women unveils new scholarships

Wednesday, 1 October 2008

The UWA Centenary Trust for Women (CTW) held its sixth annual gala lunch on Sunday 27 July.

Scholarships

Wednesday, 1 October 2008

Over the past 15 years the Country Medical Foundation (CMF) has generously provided scholarships supporting nearly 220 doctors and nurses across Western Australia.

Sichuan earthquake scholarship

Tuesday, 30 September 2008

The University of Western Australia is offering a student from Sichuan University a postgraduate scholarship to study with Nobel Laureate Professor Barry Marshall. 

'Night vision' technology for soldiers wins national award

Wednesday, 20 August 2008

A team of UWA scientists who are developing colour vision for enhanced infrared sensing for soldiers has won one of the nation's most prestigious science awards.

Distinguished Thailand graduates honoured by UWA

Monday, 18 August 2008

Two Thai Government ministers and a professor of agronomy have been honoured as distinguished graduates of The University of Western Australia at two ceremonies in Thailand.  

Minister to join UWA Motorsport World Champions celebration

Wednesday, 13 August 2008

A celebration honouring The University of Western Australia's world-beating Motorsport team will have some special guests - Fran Logan, Minister for Energy, Resources, Industry and Enterprise, as well as visitors from the universities of Zhejiang and Kobe.

UWA's Rural Clinical School wins grants to beat disease through art

Friday, 1 August 2008

The University of Western Australia's Kalgoorlie-based Rural Clinical School, in partnership with the Wongutha Birni Aboriginal Corporation, has been awarded two major grants to support an exciting and innovative arts health project to combat diabetes and kidney disease in the Western Desert and the Goldfields.

Three research teams from UWA reach national science finals

Wednesday, 30 July 2008

Three research teams from The University of Western Australia have been named finalists in three categories of Australia's premier science awards - the Australian Museum Eureka Prizes - for outstanding curiosity-driven research by Australians published in internationally respected journals or books. 

UWA water expert admitted to Royal Academy of Engineering

Tuesday, 29 July 2008

Professor of Environmental Engineering and Director of The University of Western Australia's Centre for Water Research, Jorg Imberger, has been elected a Fellow to Britain's Royal Academy of Engineering.