UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre marks another milestone in unprecedented refurbishment

Monday, 24 February 2014

The University of Western Australia has reached another milestone in its four-year, $1 million equipment upgrade to its Recreation and Fitness Centre at The University's Crawley campus.A $100,000 investment toward the latest milestone has seen the installation of 18 new machines in the facility, including treadmills, cross trainers, incumbent bikes and a grinding machine.

Field peas

Imaging technology used to class grains and food

Friday, 21 February 2014

Scientists from The University of Western Australia are developing rapid and non-destructive ways to assess the quality of food that will deliver significant benefits to industry.

Peter Lilly

Peter Lilly to lead UWA's Engineering Zone project

Tuesday, 4 February 2014

A senior manager at BHP Billiton has been appointed Director of UWA's Engineering Zone project, which aims to revolutionise engineering education and research.

Africa School Of Mines

UWA mining experts with premier in South Africa

Monday, 3 February 2014

Mining for development experts from the UWA-based International Mining for Development Centre (IM4DC) are accompanying Western Australian Premier Colin Barnett at the Mining Indaba (or Conference) in Cape Town, South Africa, where Mr Barnett is delivering a keynote address on WA's world-leading mining legislation and regulation.

Nadia Okis

Police-worker credits UWA

Monday, 3 February 2014

Little did graduate Nadia Okis know that the Japanese language lessons she took at The University of Western Australia would come in handy occasionally to help her with Police work.

12-month career transformation with new MBA

Friday, 24 January 2014

From January 2015, MBA Full Time students at the UWA Business School will be able to fast-track their careers and gain a world-class degree in only 12 months.

Associate Professor Kevin Pfleger

New global alliance to develop world-leading technology

Tuesday, 21 January 2014

A team of world leaders in the growing scientific field of biomolecular interaction has received an Australian Research Council Linkage Grant to help them develop world-leading technology, which will in turn help discover novel treatments for cancer and other disorders.

A disease detection workshop

Project to assess whether we're going against the grain in training

Monday, 20 January 2014

Crop disease costs Australia millions of dollars every year and threatens Western Australia's annual yield of 11 million tonnes of wheat worth $2.8 billion. Researchers at The University of Western Australia believe they can lower the risk if they teach farmers and farm consultants, or agronomists, how better to recognise a problem in their crops as soon as they see it. Ninety per cent of WA farmers consult an agronomist.

UWA Business School

UWA Business School joins United Nations social responsibility initiative

Monday, 13 January 2014

The UWA Business School's commitment to corporate sustainability and social responsibility has been recognised in its acceptance as a signatory to the United Nations Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME).

Winthrop Professor Ann Tarca

UWA Accounting professor appointed to national board

Monday, 23 December 2013

The UWA Business School's Winthrop Professor Ann Tarca has been appointed to the Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) for an initial three year term, commencing in January 2014.