Dalai Lama

UWA welcomes the Dalai Lama to Perth

Monday, 15 June 2015

The University of Western Australia is delighted to have welcomed the enlightening and internationally respected figure, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, who today spoke at UWA on ‘The importance of Education’.

Vinka Barunga

Vinka inspires Indigenous youth with university success

Monday, 15 June 2015

Vinka Barunga was one of those kids who always wanted to put on band-aids and take temperatures. She doesn't remember a time when she didn't want to be a doctor.

Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama to visit UWA

Friday, 12 June 2015

The UWA Student Guild is pleased to welcome His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, who will speak at UWA on the importance of education on Monday 15 June.

Kate Leeming

UWA graduate to cycle across Antarctica

Thursday, 11 June 2015

Five years after becoming the first woman to cycle 22,000 kilometres across Africa from west to east, adventurer Kate Leeming is preparing to tackle her greatest challenge – to be the first person to cycle across Antarctica via the South Pole.

Goodeve Trustee, Tony Munday, next to a microscope donated by the trus

School of Earth and Environment acknowledges generous Alumni donations

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

Last Wednesday, the School of Earth and Environment and Geoscience Foundation welcomed guests to a sundowner at the Edward de Courcy Clarke Earth Science Museum to acknowledge the generous donation of 12 state-of-the-art microscopes, used in teaching and by research staff and students.

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Experts to explore role of school and early childhood programs in overcoming entrenched disadvantage

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

The Smith Family’s Anne Hampshire and the Fogarty Foundation’s Annie Fogarty will discuss the importance of early intervention and innovation in childhood education at a UWA-hosted lunch tomorrow.

UWA Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics Teaching and Learning Awards

Friday, 22 May 2015

The Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics congratulates all the recipients of its 2015 Teaching and Learning Awards.

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Social impact festival hits WA

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

International social impact experts have converged at the UWA Business School for the WA Social Impact Festival 2015.

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UWA CSI and Mustard Seed bring impact investing to Australia

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Perth’s social entrepreneurs will pitch their proposals for equity investment at a world-leading impact investing event hosted by The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Social Impact (UWA CSI).

Faculty of Education Prize Giving Ceremony

Annual Prize Giving Ceremony Winners

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

The Faculty of Education held its Annual Prize Giving Ceremony last night at The University Club (11 May 2015) where 100 guests were present to recognise excellence and the achievements of past and present students.

In attendance was the State Education Minister and current UWA Alumni, Hon Peter Collier together with UWA representatives and leaders within the community who kindly donated and provided their support for the event.