Student Engineers go wall to wall in Orlando competition

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

The Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Science (EMS) and two lucky student ambassadors are among 20 finalists participating later this month, in a US competition that could lead to sustainable and innovative design of retaining walls around the world.

The Master of Professional Engineering students, Daniel Ingman and Owen Davis, led by their supervisor, Dr Ryan Beemer from the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering, will compete at Geotechnical Frontiers 2017, Orlando, Florida, an event for geotechnical, civil and geo-professional communities.

Tracey Horton

Australia Day honours for former Dean

Friday, 17 February 2017

Emeritus Professor Tracey Horton, former Dean of the UWA Business School, has been made an Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia.

UWA Business School

UWA Business School receives renewed AACSB accreditation

Friday, 10 February 2017

The UWA Business School has received renewed accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Andrew Forrest

UWA high achievers recognised in Australia Day honours

Friday, 27 January 2017

Twelve graduates and one staff member from The University of Western Australia have been recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours List.

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.