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D'Arcy in his office

Standing ovation for Winthrop Professor D'Arcy Holman

Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Winthrop Professor D'Arcy Holman received a standing ovation from a packed auditorium on Tuesday 29 July.

Professor Holman's Valedictory Addess, on the eve of his retirement, was titled "Health, Political Arithmetic and Public Accountability: Bringing Down the Great Cth-State Data Divide". His dynamic address brought past and present collaborators, colleagues and students to their feet in respect.

Enactus UWA team members receive their trophy

Enactus UWA named runners-up at National Championships 2014

Friday, 25 July 2014

Enactus UWA students are passionate about empowering people in need.

In the last 12 months, the 55 members of Enactus UWA have worked to deliver 13,000 pairs of shoes to Ghana, empower 5,510 students to take control of their finances, engage 25 organisations, sell 2,245 environmentally friendly jute bags, and train four Kenyan women to successfully run their own café.

Conleth O’Loughlin (COFS), Senol Özmutlu (Vryhof), Joris Roozen (Vryhof)

Dutch company takes on board UWA-designed anchor

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

An innovative offshore anchor designed by researchers at The University of Western Australia has already been snapped up by Dutch anchor specialists Vryhof Anchors.

New partnership invests in Myanmar's future

Thursday, 17 July 2014

Woodside and The University of Western Australia have formed a partnership to support the developing nation of Myanmar, formerly Burma, as the country restores its education system.

UWA’S engineering zone project gains momentum as web presence comes online

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics has launched a new website for its Engineering Zone project (EZONE UWA).

Winthrop Professor Cristina Gibson

Managing multicultural workforce the biggest challenge for organisations: UWA Business School researcher

Friday, 4 July 2014

Managing a multicultural workforce will be the biggest challenge for organisations in coming years, according to a leading researcher from The University of Western Australia's Business School.

Brenda Coutts

National recognition for UWA research student

Wednesday, 2 July 2014

A PhD student, whose research on plant viruses has resulted in advances in the potato industry, has been named Researcher of the Year by one of Australia's peak grower industry bodies.

Winthrop Professor Cristina Gibson

Worldwide research impact earns UWA Business School professor international recognition

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

The UWA Business School's Winthrop Professor Cristina Gibson has been named in the top one per cent of influential scholars worldwide in the field of Economics and Business.

Students at the Future Footprints Indigenous Careers Expo 2013

West Coast Eagles players to help Indigenous students explore education and career options

Wednesday, 25 June 2014

West Coast Eagles players Jamie Bennell, Josh Hill and Sharrod Wellingham will be on hand to help Indigenous high school students explore their future study and career options at the 2014 Future Footprints Indigenous Careers Expo, being held at the UWA Business School.

Electric vehicle recharge station

Renewable vehicle and marine imaging tools impress at WA tech awards

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

A postgraduate student project and The University of Western Australia's supercomputing hub have been recognised in Western Australia's premier Information and Communications Technologies awards.