Winthrop Professor Eric May

Leading LNG researcher wins PM's science prize

Wednesday, 31 October 2012

A leading researcher who is helping make the nation's vast reserves of liquefied natural gas (LNG) an even cleaner fuel is among five winners of the Prime Minister's Prizes for Science announced today in Canberra.

Clinical Assoc Professor Albert Tan inducted into Campbell-Wilson Roll of Honour

Campbell-Wilson Oration 9 October 2012

Monday, 29 October 2012

"You've got to pick a pocket or two"

Thank you Alistair Devlin, President of the Dental Alumni, and your Committee for this honour as the inductee of the Campbell-Wilson Roll of Honour for 2012.

David Sherwood

Bunbury dux is UWA's newest Rhodes Scholar

Friday, 26 October 2012

An honours student from The University of Western Australia with a passion for volunteer work and educational reform plans to leave his research background behind as he takes on the mantle of Rhodes Scholar.

Talented high school students to compete in Maths Olympiad

Wednesday, 24 October 2012

More than 400 of the State’s best young mathematicians from over 35 schools will take part in the Western Australian Junior Mathematics Olympiad (WAJO) at The University of Western Australia (UWA) in early November.

UWA Marketing students win ATO video competition

Wednesday, 24 October 2012

Telling the story of Sam's excellent adventure-and how Sam will benefit from taxes paid over his lifetime-has won two undergraduate Marketing students from the UWA Business School the Australian Tax Office (ATO) video competition for 2012.

Cameron Gardner from Shenton College

Learning Links program puts high school students on world stage

Thursday, 18 October 2012

Students and staff from The University of Western Australia will today be honoured for their involvement in a program that helps high school students experience and produce world-class research.

Dr Alex Hewitt

Scientists awarded funding boost for prem babies and eye research

Wednesday, 17 October 2012

The Ramaciotti Foundations last night awarded two researchers from The University of Western Australia nearly $145,000 to help better understand the risk of life-threatening infections in premature babies and the genetics of glaucoma, the world's leading cause of irreversible blindness.

Professor John Kinsella  (Photo:  Matt Deller)

Lyric protester: Kinsella wins Victorian Premier's Literary Award for poetry

Wednesday, 17 October 2012

‘For me, a poem is an activist thing, and every poem is an act of responsibility,' says this year's winner of the Victorian Premier's Literary Award for poetry, Professor John Kinsella from The University of Western Australia.

ECM researcher named WA "Early Career Scientist of the Year"

Tuesday, 16 October 2012

A researcher from The University of Western Australia’s Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematics, has been named ‘Early Career Scientist of the Year’ at the 2012 WA Science Awards.

UWA academics honoured as outstanding teachers

Friday, 12 October 2012

Four academics from The University of Western Australia have received prestigious citations for their exceptional teaching and learning practices.