EY Survive the Panel competition

Aaditya wins EY Survive the Panel competition with co-operative enterprise model

Monday, 24 October 2016

UWA student Aaditya Bhargava has won the EY Survive the Panel competition with a project to recycle e-waste.

Premature baby

Pre-term babies to learn night from day

Monday, 17 October 2016

Researchers at The University of Western Australia aim to improve health outcomes for pre-term babies by restoring the infants’ natural sleep-wake cycle. The cycle, commonly known as the circadian rhythm, is vital to healthy growth and development.

Project to prepare Education students placed in disadvantaged schools a popular

Project to prepare Education students placed in disadvantaged schools a popular choice

Thursday, 13 October 2016

A project to mentor Initial Teacher Education (ITE) students placed in disadvantaged schools proposed by the Graduate School of Education at UWA has been announced as the inaugural People's Choice Award recipient of the UWA Alumni Grant Fund.

Selected by UWA Alumni, staff and students who voted online, the project will ensure current UWA teacher education graduates are better equipped for a professional practice experience and future teaching career in disadvantaged schools.

Junior maths stars gearing up for annual competition

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

The University of Western Australia is preparing to host the annual Western Australian Junior Mathematics Olympiad (WAJO) later this month. The competition attracts up to 400 mathematically gifted students from over 35 schools across the state. Bunbury and Karratha once again host a satellite competition, concurrent with Perth, following successful inaugural events last year.

Barry Marshall and Robin Warren

Ten years on - the impact of WA's only Nobel Prize

Monday, 10 October 2016

Hot on the heels of the 2016 Nobel Prize announcements in Sweden this week, a new report shows that Western Australia’s first Nobel Prize is still having a big impact a decade later.

Crowdsourcing brings creative design solutions to EZONE UWA Project

Friday, 7 October 2016

An innovative crowdsourced design challenge for the revolutionary EZONE UWA, an infrastructure project to build a new student hub for learning, research and community engagement space, was recently held over two days at The University of Western Australia.

Aaditya Bhargava

Big win for a big idea – Electrical Engineering student wins EY’s Survive the Panel Competition

Wednesday, 5 October 2016

The Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics congratulates Electrical Engineering student, Aaditya Bhargava, on winning the EY Survive the Panel Competition in Melbourne.

Anita Piccioni Finalist in WA Education Awards

Making a mark in Education

Wednesday, 5 October 2016

Five graduates from The University of Western Australia’s Graduate School of Education are finalists in this year’s WA Education Awards.

Hosted by the Department of Education finalists were nominated by members from the community and school and selected based on their outstanding achievements and contributions to education in Western Australia.

Awards and achievements

UWA Awards and Achievements - September 2016

Tuesday, 4 October 2016

The University of Western Australia has a continual roll call of awards, scholarships and prizes presented to staff and students.

UWA researchers win an Australia-Japan Foundation Grant

UWA researchers win an Australia-Japan Foundation Grant

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Associate Professor Mark Pegrum and Dr Grace Oakley from The University of Western Australia’s Graduate School of Education have won an Australia-Japan Foundation grant from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

The grant worth $22,000 will help middle school students in Australia and Japan create and share multimodal e-books to support their learning about each other's language and culture. Grace and Mark together with other partners from four universities in Japan will support school teachers to build sustainable links.