Scouts and volunteers

Helping NFPs attract and keep volunteers

Thursday, 13 August 2015

The University of Western Australia is teaming with the Scouts Association to work out how to attract good quality volunteers and also how to keep them.

Ashley Smith

UWA clarinet soloist wins Art Music Performance of the Year Award

Wednesday, 12 August 2015

Clarinet soloist from The University of Western Australia Ashley Smith has won ‘Performance of the Year’ at the prestigious 2015 Art Music Awards in Sydney.

Christian Porter

Christian Porter to talk Law and Liberty at UWA

Wednesday, 12 August 2015

The Hon Christian Porter MP, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, will deliver a public lecture at The University of Western Australia on Friday 28 August.

Melinda Hodkiewicz

New BHP Billiton Research Fellow in Engineering for Remote Operations

Thursday, 6 August 2015

Engineering asset management expert, Professor Melinda Hodkiewicz, has been appointed the new BHP Billiton Research Fellow in Engineering for Remote Operations (ERO) at The University of Western Australia.

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.

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.

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.

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.