Ryans's three minute shark spiel is a $3,500 winner

Monday, 25 July 2011

Captivating the audience and judges with his talk on shark embryos, PhD student Ryan Kempster claimed both first prize and the people’s choice award in UWA’s Three Minute Thesis competition.

UWA's teachers among nation's best

Friday, 22 July 2011

The high standard of teaching at The University of Western Australia has again been recognised in the national Australian Learning and Teaching Council (ALTC) teaching awards for 2011.

Three Minute Thesis, Two Business Winners

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

UWA Business School
Postgraduate business students Zelda Okatch and Jue Wang displayed impressive academic talent and personal flair to win the 2011 UWA Business School Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition.

Prestigious Teaching Awards for Business School Professors

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

Winthrop Professor Izan and Associate Professor Abu Siddique, both from the UWA Business School, have won two of six Excellence in Teaching Awards presented by the University in 2011.

Professor Akshay Venkatesh

Maths boy wonder shows how to stack oranges

Friday, 15 July 2011

One of the world's most gifted mathematicians and a graduate of The University of Western Australia will return to UWA to give a free public lecture and a masterclass.

Winthrop Professor Tom O'Donoghue

High acclaim for UWA historian-educator

Thursday, 14 July 2011

A Gaelic language enthusiast and education expert at The University of Western Australia's Graduate School of Education was this week elected a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society (RHS).

Stephen Daisley

UWA congratulates top Aussie author

Friday, 8 July 2011

Debut novelist Stephen Daisley, who is completing his Doctorate in Creative Writing at The University of Western Australia, has won the prize for fiction at the 2011 Prime Minister's Literary Awards.

Waltzing the Wilarra

Perth International Arts Festival Helpmann Award nominees

Friday, 8 July 2011

The University of Western Australia is delighted that the Perth International Arts Festival has received six prestigious Helpmann Award nominations for artists and performers at the 2011 Festival.

Researchers hit the ground running

Thursday, 7 July 2011

Five early career researchers have been recognised at The University of Western Australia for having written the best published articles or books of the year in work that breaks new ground in five fields.

Winthrop Professor Dongke Zhang

UWA engineers top national 100

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Winthrop Professor Dongke Zhang FTSE, Foundation Professor of UWA Chemical Engineering and Director of the Centre for Energy, has been named in the 2011 Top 100 Australia's Most Influential Engineers.