Australian Youth Orchestra National Music Camp welcomes School of Music stars

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Talented School of Music instrumental and composition students win places on the Australian Youth Orchestra's National Music Camp.

Dr Ken Michael

UWA graduates win top engineering awards

Friday, 7 October 2011

Two graduates from The University of Western Australia - including a former State Governor - have achieved top honours in WA engineering.

Vite Italiane:  Italian Lives in Western Australia

UWA Publishing book wins WA Premier's Award for WA History

Wednesday, 5 October 2011

UWA Publishing book Vite Italiane:  Italian Lives in Western Australia, by Susanna Iuliano, has won the 2010 Western Australian Premier's Book Award for the State Library of Western Australia's WA History category.

UWA Publishing book wins WA Premier’s Award for WA History

Wednesday, 5 October 2011

UWA Publishing book Vite Italiane: Italian Lives in Western Australia, by Susanna Iuliano, has won the 2010 Western Australian Premier's Book Award for the State Library of Western Australia's WA History category.

The Judges' report declared Vite Italiane, "[a] very readable, comprehensive, lively yet scholarly history of Italians in Western Australia. Wide ranging in scope and true to its title, it captures the lives of Italians in Western Australia over the last 100 years".

Professor Phil Hancock

New project to ensure excellence in accounting standards

Monday, 3 October 2011

A project led by UWA Business School Professor Phil Hancock has received a $183,000 Innovation and Development Grant from the Australian Learning and Teaching Council (ALTC).

The Western Waagyls

Western Waagyls come second in NITESG 2011

Monday, 3 October 2011

The University of Western Australia was once again represented by the UWA Western Waagyls at the 16th National Indigenous Tertiary Education Student Games (NITESG), which was this year hosted by the University of Melbourne from 18 to 23 September.

Ryan Kempster (Photo: Krys Haq)

OI shark researcher talks his way into international final

Friday, 30 September 2011

Congratulations to Ryan Kempster, who made it into the final round of the international Three Minute Thesis competition held at the Octagon Theatre at UWA on 29 September.

2011 Vose Memorial Prize finalists

Wednesday, 21 September 2011

The 2011 Vose Memorial Prize finalists are School of Music students, Alexander McCracken, Jeremy Huynh and Jasmin Parkinson-Stewart.

Xixi Li

A touch of the tar bush

Wednesday, 21 September 2011

A Chinese PhD candidate at The University of Western Australia, Xixi Li, is taking a tar bush to reducing controversial agricultural green house gas emissions.

Early-career researchers recognised in UWA Research Development Awards 2012

Tuesday, 20 September 2011

With topics ranging from “Context and Drivers of Movement of Indian Ocean Whale Sharks” to “High Pressure Dynamic Adsorption Measurement System to Study Metal Organic Frameworks for Gas Separation”, 10 of the Faculty’s top early-career researchers have been awarded UWA Research Development Awards to go towards projects they will be leading in 2012.