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.

Exceptional start to the year for Anatomy and Human Biology staff and students

Thursday, 26 May 2011

The Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences and the School of Anatomy and Human Biology would like to congratulate the school’s many staff and students who have achieved recent successes.

Winthrop Professor Mark Randolph

UWA engineer elected to Royal Society

Monday, 23 May 2011

Civil engineer, former Federation Fellow and research leader at The University of Western Australia's Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, Winthrop Professor Mark Randolph, has been elected to the prestigious Royal Society.

Proud to be UWA

Friday, 20 May 2011

The University of Western Australia was recognised this week as one of the nation's best workplaces for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual people in Australia's first Top 10 Employers List for LGBT employees.

Stephen Daisley

PhD student wins NSW Premier’s Award for new writing

Thursday, 19 May 2011

Stephen Daisley, a PhD student at The University of Western Australia, has won the UTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing at the 2011 New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards.

John Moore

Award puts the shine on telescope

Wednesday, 18 May 2011

When it's time to polish the mirror on the Zadko telescope, it's not simply a matter of getting out the Windex and a soft cloth.

Cleaning, polishing, maintaining and resurfacing the mirror on the one-metre Cassegrain optical telescope near the Gravity Discovery Centre at Gingin requires specialised technical skills that John Moore will develop in France later this year.

Congratulations to 2011 Scholarship and Prize Winners

Friday, 6 May 2011

The University of Western Australia Business School congratulates the 25 scholarship recipients and 57 prize winners for 2011.

The students were presented with their awards at a prizegiving ceremony held on Thursday, 5 May at the University Club of Western Australia.