UWAP translated book longlisted for international literary award

Wednesday, 16 November 2011

UWA Publishing book Counterpoint, by Anna Enquist and translated from Dutch by Jeannette K. Ringold, has been longlisted for the 2012 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.

Nathanael Yates

UWA student wins prestigious Commonwealth Scholarship

Tuesday, 15 November 2011

A PhD neuroscience student at The University of Western Australia has won a prestigious international scholarship to Oxford University in the United Kingdom.

Dr Boris Baer

UWA researchers awarded $17m in Federal funding

Monday, 14 November 2011

The University of Western Australia's research strength has again been recognised with today's announcement of $17 million in Australian Research Council funding.

Two UWA medical graduates in national top 10

Monday, 14 November 2011

Two medical graduates from The University of Western Australia are among 10 students Australia-wide to be awarded this year's prestigious John Monash Scholarships.

Interior view of gallery from winning entry by Jennie Officer and team.

Martumili Architectural Competition winners announced

Friday, 11 November 2011

On 3 November the winners of the Martumili Architectural Competition were announced by Associate Professor Patric de Villiers at a showcase event at the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts (ALVA).

The limited design competition for an innovative Arts and Gallery Facility for Martumili Artists in Newman, WA was held by the Martumili Creative Indigenous Partnership, BHP Billiton, the WA Government, the Shire of East Pilbara and ALVA.

Rachel Paterson

UWA Rhodes Scholar hopes to save lives

Friday, 11 November 2011

A medical researcher from The University of Western Australia who aims to eradicate killer diseases such as HIV has been named WA's 2012 Rhodes Scholar.

Young masterminds excel at maths olympics

Thursday, 10 November 2011

Nearly 400 of the State’s best young mathematicians from over 43 schools took part in the Western Australian Junior Mathematics Olympiad (WAJO) at The University of Western Australia (UWA) on Saturday, 5 November.

UWA Vice-Chancellor named Leading National CEO for Advancement of Women

Wednesday, 9 November 2011

The University of Western Australia continues to build on its reputation as a gender equity employer with today's naming of Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson as "Leading CEO For The Advancement Of Women" at an awards ceremony in Sydney.

More UWA finalists in running for science awards

Tuesday, 8 November 2011

Two scientists from The University of Western Australia are finalists in Early Career Scientist category of the 2011 WA Science Awards.

WASAC Chair Cameron Howard presents Professor Alan Robson with artwork

School of Indigenous Studies’ graduation and WASAC’s 21st birthday celebration

Monday, 7 November 2011

On Friday 4th November the School of Indigenous Studies recognised the graduates of the 2011 Aboriginal Orientation Course and also students completing undergraduate and postgraduate courses in 2011.