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Math Stars Shine at UWA

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

On Saturday 28 October, over 370 future maths stars came together at UWA for the 2017 Western Australian Junior Mathematics Olympiad (WAJO). 97 teams of year 7, 8 and 9 students from 24 Perth schools competed to solve a range of mathematical problems and vie for over $3,500 worth of prizes.

Michael Reiss

Solving the STEM student shortage

Monday, 30 October 2017

A leading education expert from University College London has reiterated the importance of encouraging students to pursue Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects.

UWA Open Day

UWA Open Day draws budding teachers

Friday, 27 October 2017

Hundreds of high school students were inspired to pursue a teaching career when they visited the Graduate School of Education booth at UWA Open Day.

Students at Desks

Future Math Stars Headed to UWA

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

The University of Western Australia, along with the Western Australia Mathematical Olympiad Committee will host the 2017 WA Junior Mathematics Olympiad (WAJO). The event brings together more than 300 students from years seven, eight and nine from over 25 Western Australian schools with the aim of identifying the most gifted mathematics students. A satellite event will be held at Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School for students from the South-West. 

President of Ireland (L) presented Hon Doc by UWA Pro-Chancellor Penelope Flett

UWA honours Irish President with Honorary Doctorate

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

The President of Ireland His Excellency Michael Higgins has been awarded an honorary doctorate at The University of Western Australia, in recognition of his contribution to global affairs and long-term advocacy on behalf of minority groups including the poor, marginalised and underprivileged.

Students from the Hyogo Floating Floating University summer school program

Asian Studies brings Japan closer to UWA

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Two community engagement events have helped bring Japan closer to UWA.

Team UWA men's and women's basketball teams

Australian University Games — Finals Friday Wrap

Saturday, 30 September 2017

Friday marked the closing day of the 2017 Australian University Games, with UWA gaining four pennants across the week of competition.

Mixed rowing UWA team

Australian University Games — Thursday Wrap

Thursday, 28 September 2017

Team UWA wins have kept rolling in on the penultimate day of the Australian University Games at the Gold Coast.

Katherine Sparrow takes on the 100m hurdles final

Australian University Games — Wednesday Wrap

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

While it was a milder day on the Gold Coast, the Australian University Games continue to heat up as Team UWA edges closer to finals.

Alanah MacLaurin watches the fencing at UniGames

Australian University Games — Tuesday Wrap

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

It was another warm day on the Gold Coast where Team UWA again took to the sporting stage.