Laura Boykin

UWA scientist wins prestigious senior TED Fellowship

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

A research scientist from The University of Western Australia with a mission to increase food security in East Africa has been named the first Australian-based Senior TED Fellow in the history of the program.

IBECC

Mango farms and cattle stations won’t fix Indigenous communities

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

A ‘build it and they will come’ mentality will not meet the needs of growing northern Australia, experts have told an Indigenous business conference at The University of Western Australia.

Evan Cunningham-Dunlop

Digital marketing headed for virtual future

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Evan Cunningham-Dunlop is confident that virtual reality and augmented reality will change the future of digital marketing.

Michael Harris, Shelley Cable and Richard Hurst

More Indigenous accounting students needed, conference told

Monday, 12 December 2016

The low number of Indigenous accountants in Australia is hindering the progress of Indigenous business, speakers have told an Indigenous business conference at The University of Western Australia.

Cristina Gibson

Connecting corporate volunteers with Indigenous communities

Monday, 12 December 2016

How can Australian organisations best enable their employees to help Indigenous communities?

Matt Tomlins

Business heats up for HotDesQ winner

Monday, 5 December 2016

Two years ago, UWA MBA graduate Matt Tomlins saw an opportunity to make the hiring process easier for both blue collar workers and for recruiters.

Marcia Langton

Indigenous people deserve better: Focus on education and Indigenous business

Friday, 2 December 2016

Government programs should focus first on supporting education and Indigenous business rather than on welfare support, delegates at the Indigenous Business, Enterprise and Corporations Conference have been told.

Alannah MacTiernan

We need to stop teaching failure, Alannah MacTiernan tells UWA conference

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Over 60 per cent of Aboriginal students are not having any meaningful engagement with education, delegates at the Indigenous Business, Enterprise and Corporations Conference have been told.

Justice James Edelman

UWA graduate appointed High Court Judge

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Internationally recognised lawyer and academic James Edelman has been appointed a Judge of the High Court of Australia – one of the youngest-ever appointments to the High Court at the age of 42.

David Coward

UWA Zadko Telescope helps reconstruct 'Barbarian' asteroids

Thursday, 24 November 2016

The University of Western Australia’s Zadko Telescope has been used by an international team to reconstruct the shape of a rare ‘Barbarian’ asteroid (space rock).