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100 years of business excellence marked by new awards

Thursday, 12 December 2013

The UWA Business School has marked the University's centenary with the creation of a suite of Alumni Awards and Dean's Awards.

Business School Best Paper Prizes honour groundbreaking research

Tuesday, 10 December 2013

The UWA Business School's Dean's Best Paper Prize has been jointly awarded to Winthrop Professor Ken Clements, Winthrop Professor Sharon Parker and Winthrop Professor John Watson.

Winthrop Professor Paul Flatau

Working together to change the future

Tuesday, 10 December 2013

The UWA Business School's Centre for Social Impact (CSI) conducts research, teaching and public engagement activities to achieve its mission of creating positive social impact in the community.

One of the core themes of its work is the transformative role of collaboration in facilitating and achieving large-scale social change.

Daniel Jovevski receiving the Young Entrepreneur Award

UWA MBA student wins Young Entrepreneur Award

Friday, 6 December 2013

SwitchMyLoan founder and CEO and UWA Business School Master of Business Administration student Daniel Jovevski has won the Young Entrepreneur Award at the 2013 Belmont Small Business Awards.

Daniel, who established the popular online mortgage comparison website just over one year ago, was recognised as the most outstanding young business owner under 35, beating candidates from across Western Australia.

Certificate presentation to Maria Lisa Hill

Supported Team help improve travel experience for Perth commuters

Friday, 29 November 2013

Emma Stromback catches four different buses every day she commutes to work. Meanwhile, to get from her home in Maylands to work at the UWA Business School in Crawley, Judith Heath travels along two separate train lines and catches a bus.

Awkward facts of life explained as UWA students win ATO video competition

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Three Marketing students from the UWA Business School have taken out first place in the Australian Tax Office's 2013 video competition (tertiary category).

UWA MBA team finalists in international case competition

Monday, 25 November 2013

UWA Master of Business Administration (MBA) students reached the Grand Final of an international case competition in Toronto after impressing judges with an outstanding presentation on sustainability in mining.

Winthrop Professor Sharon Parker

Building compassion in the workplace

Thursday, 21 November 2013

Many managers lack the psychological skills to respond compassionately, according to a recent research by academics from The University of Western Australia and The Australian National University.

Dr Jörg Baumeister Director of the Australian Urban Design Research Centre

New Director for the Australian Urban Design Research Centre

Thursday, 21 November 2013

Following an international search, The University of Western Australia is pleased to announce that Dr Jörg Baumeister has recently been appointed as the new Director of the Australian Urban Design Research Centre (AUDRC).

Jorg Baumeister

New Director for the Australian Urban Design Research Centre

Thursday, 21 November 2013

Following an international search, The University of Western Australia is pleased to announce that Dr Jörg Baumeister has recently been appointed as the new Director of the Australian Urban Design Research Centre (AUDRC).