Zoja Vukmanovic with Mines and Petroleum Minister Norman Moore

Boost to UWA minerals and energy research

Wednesday, 15 June 2011

The Minerals and Energy Research Institute of Western Australia (MERIWA) has highlighted the importance of three PhD research projects at The University of Western Australia.

UWA Team National Champions in UBS Challenge

Monday, 13 June 2011

UWA Business School
A team of undergraduate students from The University of Western Australia has won the UBS Investment Banking Challenge for the first time in history.

Dr Hilde Tubex

Outstanding researcher takes up a prestigious ARC Future Fellowship with Crime Research Centre

Thursday, 9 June 2011

Dr Hilde Tubex will take up her recently awarded Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowship in the Faculty of Law’s Crime Research Centre on 1st August.

Dr Muhammad Shazzad Hossain has been awarded a FASE Associate Membership

Monday, 6 June 2011

Congratulations to Dr Muhammad Shazzad Hossain for his Associate Membership with the Faculty Academy for the Scholarship of Education (FASE).

Muhammad Shazzad Hossain wins Trollope Award

Friday, 3 June 2011

The Australian Geomechanics Society has awarded Dr Muhammad Shazzad Hossain with a Trollope Medal for 2010 for his papers:  'Deep-penetrating spudcan foundations on layered clays: centrifuge tests' and 'Deep-penetrating spudcan foundations on layered clays: numerical analysis' published in Geotechnique December 2009.

Staff awarded the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Offshore Award

Tuesday, 31 May 2011

Assistant Professor Shazzad Hossain and Professor Mark Randolph were awarded the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Offshore Award for 2010 for their paper: "Deep-penetrating spudcan foundations on layered clays: numerical analysis. Géotechnique, 60(3), 171-184, 2010".

Memorial fund embodies life focus

Tuesday, 31 May 2011

High school students from Peel and the South-West will have the chance to experience life as a UWA student and consider a career in science, thanks to a memorial fund established by Alcoa of Australia.

Students with Joshua Nipps

Laptops from St John of God Hospital for first-year CAMDH medical students

Tuesday, 31 May 2011

Continuing a long partnership with CAMDH (Centre for Aboriginal Medical and Dental Health), first year medical students were fortunate to receive a laptop from the Social Outreach section of St John of God Health Care.   

Chanelle Carter

Announcement of new Alcoa of Australia award

Monday, 30 May 2011

The Chanelle Carter Memorial Fund has been established by Alcoa of Australia to honour the memory of UWA graduate Chanelle Carter, who died tragically in a cycling accident in 2010.

Faculty Medal Winner Rachel Paterson and Dean, Winthrop Professor Tony O'Donnell

Congratulations to student and staff prize recipients

Monday, 30 May 2011

The Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences held its annual Prizegiving Ceremony on Wednesday May 25 in the Bayliss Building at The University of Western Australia.