Why honey bee sex can be dangerous

Wednesday, 5 August 2015

A discovery by scientists at UWA that a widespread fungus that causes dysentery in honey bees can be sexually transmitted may impact bee breeding programs world-wide.

Amy Page

UWA Researcher Amy Page Young Pharmacist of the Year

Friday, 31 July 2015

A PhD student at The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Health and Ageing has been named the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia’s Young Pharmacist of the Year.

Paul Ostergaard, former EECE student, made Engineer Australia’s Top 100 Most Influential Engineers list

Monday, 3 August 2015

UWA Alumni and former EECE student, Paul Ostergaard, made Engineers Australia’s list of Top 100 Most Influential Engineers.

UWA Business School

UWA team claims second place nationwide in UBS Investment Banking Challenge

Thursday, 30 July 2015

Four UWA Business School students have won second place nationwide in the 2015 UBS Investment Banking Challenge.

Ramon Wenzel

Investment in training and development will benefit Australian Not-for-Profit sector

Friday, 24 July 2015

A new report on the long-term viability of the Australian Not-for-Profit sector will be launched at the UWA Centre for Social Impact this coming Thursday.

The Start Something initiative team

New UWA program to encourage budding entrepreneurs

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

The University of Western Australia, through its IQ initiative, has kicked off a new program designed to encourage and foster entrepreneurship among researchers and post-graduate research students.

UWA Associate Professor Judith Fordham and business partner Steve Roast

Success at 2015 Telstra WA Business Awards

Friday, 17 July 2015

Perth Barrister and Associate Professor from The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Forensic Science Judith Fordham and her business partner Steve Roast are celebrating after taking out the prestigious title of 2015 Telstra WA Micro Business Award for their unique, multi-disciplinary law practice, Fordham and Roast.

Richard Gruner

Searching for happiness: One rower’s journey to escape consumer culture

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

This December, athlete Matteo Perucchini will take on the biggest challenge of his life. He will row solo across the Atlantic Ocean as part of the TALISKER Whisky Atlantic Challenge: the number one ocean endurance race and one of the toughest endurance events on the planet.

Perth Energy logo

New Perth Energy scholarship for Business students

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

UWA Bachelor of Commerce students will be eligible for a new scholarship sponsored by electricity and gas retailer Perth Energy.

UWA Business School

Over $1 million in scholarships awarded to UWA Business School students

Monday, 15 June 2015

The UWA Business School has awarded more than $1 million in scholarships and prizes to its highest achieving students this year.