UWA Publishing books shortlisted for WA Premier’s Book Awards

Friday, 5 July 2013

UWA Publishing books Crimson Crop by Peter Rose and Guy Grey-Smith: Life Force by Andrew Gaynor have been shortlisted in the 2012 Western Australian Premier's Book Awards.

Crimson Crop, which was also recently shortlisted for the Prime Minister's Literary Award for Poetry, is shortlisted in the Poetry category, while Guy Grey-Smith is shortlisted in the category of WA History.

Winning UWA researchers

UWA breakthroughs lead undersea LNG Pipeline Innovation

Thursday, 4 July 2013

Revolutionary O-Tube and Remote Survey technology developed by scientists at The University of Western Australia claimed two prizes at the Australian Gas Technology (AGT) Awards held in Perth this week.

David Blenkinsop

David Blenkinsop wins National Entertainment Award

Friday, 28 June 2013

A former long-serving artistic director of the UWA-founded Perth International Arts Festival has been jointly awarded the Australian entertainment industry's most prestigious award.

NAIDOC Youth Role Model to Inspire Future Footprints Students

Friday, 28 June 2013

UWA Business School

Arts/law student and Whadjuk-Ballardong community member Dylan Collard, from The University of Western Australia, has been named 2013 NAIDOC Perth Male Youth of the Year.

Petal power by Colin White

UWA engineers build a better world

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Seven graduates from The University of Western Australia have been named among Australia's top 100 most influential engineers for 2013.

Indigenous Law students are award winners

Monday, 24 June 2013

On May 31, five Law students were awarded the 2013 Lavan Legal Scholarships at a presentation by Mr Dan Mossenson, Emeritus Partner, Lavan Legal at Shenton House (School of Indigenous Studies).  This scholarship was awarded for the first time in 2012.  The recipients for 2012 Angela Crombie, Dylan Collard, Katja Gvozdenovic, Micah Kickett and Laura Vincent received awards again for 2013.  

The scholarships have not only provided book vouchers but Lavan Legal also offered mentorship opportunities for students and invitations to meetings and social functions at Lavan Legal.  

Scholarship recipients

More Indigenous Students at UWA awarded scholarships

Friday, 21 June 2013

This year at UWA’s Undergraduate Scholarships Ceremony last month, over 25 scholarships were awarded to Indigenous students at UWA. This included Excellence Awards, Diversity and Merit Awards, Rio Tinto Residential Scholarships and BHP Billiton Iron Ore Scholarships. Several students were successful in being awarded more than one scholarship. This year two new scholarships, the Pam and Roland Farrant Scholarship and the VACE Scholarship were awarded for students in the Aboriginal Orientation Course.

Life-changing opportunity

Opportunity of a lifetime for 25 UWA students

Friday, 14 June 2013

Three scholarship winners are among 25 students from The University of Western Australia who have secured a "potentially life-changing opportunity" to study overseas at the prestigious University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Award Winning Start

Thursday, 13 June 2013

Professor Peter Merrotsy who recently joined the Faculty of Education has got off to a winning start. On the 29th of May Peter was presented with a Perth Convention Bureau (PCB) Aspire Professional Development Award worth $5,000 at the Aspire Awards Breakfast.

Leon Firios

Law graduate wins prestigious Harvard Fellowship

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

A leading law graduate and lecturer from The University of Western Australia plans to repay his good fortune in winning a prestigious scholarship to Harvard University by teaching what he learns to others.