Sharon Parker

Ground-breaking work design researcher wins ARC Laureate Fellowship

Friday, 6 May 2016

Pioneering research on the changing nature of ‘work’ has resulted in an Australian Laureate Fellowship being awarded to the University of Western Australia.

Create Vision

UWA students work to empower homeless population

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Across Australia, more than 100,000 people experience homelessness every night. And for many homeless individuals, unemployment is a major factor in the homelessness cycle.

Lyndal Bick

Woodside scholarship helps Lyndal on UWA MBA journey

Friday, 15 July 2016

Lyndal Bick is a high achiever. With years of experience in logistics, liaison and operations – both in Australia and internationally – she’s now ready to explore new career options.

UWA sponsors 'An evening with Steve Wozniak'

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is proud to announce its sponsorship of ‘An Evening with Steve Wozniak’, one of the pioneers of personal computing, presented by Think Inc. on August 24 at HBF Stadium.

Through a partnership between the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics and the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research), UWA will gain exclusive access and offer exciting ticket packages to staff and students of the university.

Lili Pan, Bryn Davis, Trevor Lucas and Cheryl Kalisch Gordon at UWA forum

ChAFTA’s positive impact on agriculture in the spotlight

Monday, 11 July 2016

The China-Australia’s Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) and its impact on the agriculture industry was in the spotlight at The University of Western Australia’s Institute of Agriculture industry forum held on Thursday.

Western Australia’s agricultural exports to China were valued at $1.7 billion in 2014-15, led by barley, wool, canola and wheat, and with numbers set to increase, industry experts came together to tackle how to use the agreement to our best advantage.

Fiona Wood

High profile West Australians to share vision for State’s future

Friday, 8 July 2016

Seven high profile Western Australians from across the media, social and medical sectors will share their vision for the State’s future at an upcoming panel discussion.

20:50

When one painting is not like another…

Monday, 27 June 2016

Tom Simpson never quite understood why, as a young child, he was dragged to endless art galleries. But years later, the UWA Business School PhD candidate has developed a new appreciation for art—and is even developing a new way to value collectable art pieces.

UWA Prac students head and shoulders above the rest.

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

What a great semester it has been here at UWA Sport! We’ve been busy preparing some amazing new offerings, getting ready for Uni games, and as always handling everything sport on and off campus!

Kent Kwan

Baby boomers and technology the next big finance trends

Friday, 17 June 2016

Kent Kwan has moved on from the mining boom. As the manager of one of Australia’s best performing investment funds, he’s far more interested in big data and baby boomers.

Josie Janz-Dawson

West Coast Fever star to inspire Indigenous students

Wednesday, 15 June 2016

West Coast Fever netballer Josie Janz-Dawson will share her career highs and lows with Indigenous students at the Future Footprints Expo on 27 June.