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Statue of couple embracing

Intimacy/autonomy and living apart together

Thursday, 28 August 2014

Living apart together - or being in a relationship but not sharing a home - is a lifestyle that attracts about nine per cent of adults in the UK, with similar numbers in the industrialised world.

Why did the penguin cross the road? To get to Rockingham

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

A new road in the City of Rockingham has been given a Noongar name, thanks to consultations between the City and The University of Western Australia's Professor Leonard Collard.

UWA Albany Centre Open Day 22 August

Get a taste of uni life at the UWA Albany Centre

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

To get a taste of uni life in Albany, you're invited to join us for our Open Day, which will be held at the UWA Albany Centre this Friday, 22 August.

Kelvin Mahuka, UWA Master of Commerce (Advanced) graduate

UWA Postgrad & Honours Expo - save the date!

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

To find out more about the wide range of postgraduate opportunities available at UWA, be sure to keep Wednesday 24 September free to attend our Postgrad & Honours Expo.

Honeybee

Bees, explorers, dark matter and micro-theses mark National Science Week

Thursday, 14 August 2014

An Oscar-nominated documentary on the relationship between humankind and bees, the hunt for dark matter, a fascinating three minute thesis competition and the world's greatest journey of survival will feature in events being hosted by The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Science to mark National Science Week.

National Mining Games

2014 Sandvik National Mining Games come to UWA

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

The 2014 Sandvik National Mining Games will be held in Perth for the first time this Friday and Saturday at The University of Western Australia's Crawley campus.

Keynote speaker Terry Hill, of DAFWA

Record numbers at The UWA Institute of Agriculture's Industry Forum

Thursday, 7 August 2014

The University of Western Australia's Institute of Agriculture (IOA) has hosted its largest Industry Forum since the annual event began eight years ago.  The packed presence was largely to do with currency of the topic ‘Potential for food production in northern Western Australia'.

Professor Samina Yasmeen and The Hon. Liz Behjat

CMSS Eid ul-Fitr Celebrations with The Hon. Liz Behjat, Member for North Metropolitan: Observations Without Judgement

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

CMSS was delighted to have The Hon. Liz Behjat MLC, Member for North Metropolitan, deliver this year’s annual Eid-ul-Fitr Celebrations lecture entitled ‘Observations Without Judgment’, on 31 July.

Save The Children book sale celebrates 50 years at UWA

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

From humble beginnings in 1964 when the University branch of Save the Children Australia raised £101 through its first book sale at The University of Western Australia, this year's sale is expected to raise almost $300,000.

Centre Director Professor Harvey Millar - Photo:  Ferguson Photographic Services

Launch of ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology

Thursday, 31 July 2014

The Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Plant Energy Biology 2014-2020 will be launched at The University of Western Australia next Monday evening.