The University of Western Australia's Vice-Chancellor, Professor Alan Robson, today congratulated Neil Graham who has received the Rob Riley Memorial Prize for the top indigenous public school leaver for 2009.
UWA Music graduate Lorenzo di Paola has moved from the blue skies of Perth to the Black Forest in Germany to do a Masters in Music at the prestigious Freiburg Musikhochschule in Germany after winning the Friends of UWA Music Travelling Scholarship.
students from the UWA
were recognised as some of the finest young marketers in the world when their
team finished in the top 15 in a recent global online marketing challenge.
student team was one of 40 teams fromUWA,
and among 2,400 University teams across 56 countries competing in the 2009
Google Online Marketing Challenge. This involved
assisting small-to-medium size businesses increase their online presence
through Google AdWords advertising.