Ben Stephens

Economics graduate awarded Harvard fellowship

Friday, 22 May 2015

UWA Arts and Economics graduate Ben Stephens has been awarded a Frank Knox Memorial Fellowship to study a Master in Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School.

UWA researchers secure a $9 million funding boost

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

The University of Western Australia congratulates two of its leading research groups for securing nearly $10 million in new funding from the Nation’s peak research funding body, the Australian Research Council (ARC).

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Social impact festival hits WA

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

International social impact experts have converged at the UWA Business School for the WA Social Impact Festival 2015.

Dr Megan Clark

Former CSIRO boss Dr Megan Clark to chair EMI Board

Monday, 18 May 2015

One of Australia’s leading scientists and former head of the CSIRO, Dr Megan Clark has been appointed to chair the board of the Energy and Minerals Institute (EMI) at The University of Western Australia.


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UWA CSI and Mustard Seed bring impact investing to Australia

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Perth’s social entrepreneurs will pitch their proposals for equity investment at a world-leading impact investing event hosted by The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Social Impact (UWA CSI).

Elizabeth Ooi

Super fund performance linked to directors’ connections

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Superannuation funds perform better when their directors have fewer ties to other superannuation funds.

Former Indonesian President accepts UWA, Perth USAsia centre affiliations

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Dr Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, former president of the Republic of Indonesia, will soon be welcomed as a visiting Professor at The University of Western Australia and as a Senior Fellow with the Perth USAsia Centre, expanding opportunities for deeper regional understanding and cooperation.

Establishment of the Australia Consensus Centre at UWA

Monday, 20 April 2015

The University of Western Australia and the Copenhagen Consensus Center have agreed to establish a new policy research centre, the Australia Consensus Centre (ACC) at the UWA Business School.

Students

New Innovation Hub for UWA’s budding entrepreneurs

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

A new Innovation Hub at The University of Western Australia will provide students with a space to start-up and grow their own business ventures.

In the Zone ventures to Google in Singapore

Monday, 13 April 2015

Western Australia's premier forum on questions of regional significance, In the Zone, extends the zone narrative beyond Perth today with its first venture into Asia to commence this year's discussions on Capital Ideas for the 21st Century.