Professor Kingsley Dixon receiving his medal

Plant hero lauded

Monday, 27 May 2013

The life work, passion and achievements of a scientist with more than 20 years' experience in researching the ecology and conservation of Australian native plants and ecosystems have been recognised by one of the world's most prestigious scientific societies.

William Huxtable performing at the Award's Night

Awards Ceremony 2012-13

Monday, 27 May 2013


The evening began with a wonderful concert which highlighted the talents of some gifted young Western Australian musicians and speech performers.  All gave outstanding technical, entertaining and musical (in the case of the instruments) performances.

Samuel Gilmour

UWA students win highest achievements at Australian University Sport awards

Thursday, 23 May 2013

UWA's sporting prowess has been honoured at this year's Australian University Sport (AUS) National Conference.

Proud to be UWA - Again

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

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

Dr Daniel Creedon

Don't whisper the news about this prize-winner

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

A young physicist from The University of Western Australia has won a prestigious Federal Government National Measurement Institute (NMI) Prize for his outstanding work in the science of measurement.

Clough EVP Engineering Gary Bowtell, Jessica Regan, Joel Valli, CFO Neil Siford

Clough scholars continue 35-year-old tradition

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Two engineering students at The University of Western Australia are the newest recipients of the 35-year-old Clough Scholars program, which was revived last year after an eight-year sabbatical.

image of a laboratory

Teaching Fellowship Award to enhance the student laboratory experience

Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Peter Arthur and Martha Ludwig, Associate Professors at the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry have been granted a UWA 2013 Teaching Fellowship Award for their project "Enhancing and Expanding the Laboratory Modules in Contemporary Technologies Program".

Rio Tinto scholarships awarded to UWA students

Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Thirteen scholarships for 2013 have been awarded to students at The University of Western Australia under a global education partnership program with Rio Tinto.

Qian Yun Say with Steve Sutton from Boral Midland Brick

Prize-winning students recognised

Friday, 10 May 2013

Eighteen of ALVA's top students from 2012 were recognised for their exceptional work in both practical and theoretical subjects at the Annual Prize-Giving Ceremony and Exhibition opening held last night.

Young artist crowned winner of Schenberg Prize

Tuesday, 23 April 2013

A series of ‘crowns' that explores human identity has won its creator the $35,000 annual Dr Harold Schenberg Art Prize awarded through The University of Western Australia.