Business School Gains International Accreditation

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

The University of Western Australia's Business School has become the only business school in the State to hold the prestigious European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) international business accreditation. 

UWA students win global marketing competition

Thursday, 17 July 2008

A student team from The University of Western Australia has been named global winner of the Google Online Marketing Challenge, beating more than 1,600 student teams from 369 university classes, in more than 47 countries around the world. 

Follow the leaders to a better future, starting from UWA

Tuesday, 15 July 2008

Mark Scott, Managing Director of the ABC, will host a roundtable discussion - Conversations about Ethical Leadership - at The University of Western Australia soon.  One of the questions raised will be:  ‘Should we expect a higher moral standard from public leaders than we do from ourselves?' 

Cosmology Gallery opens with big bang

Tuesday, 15 July 2008

WA Premier Alan Carpenter will officially open a new Cosmology Gallery at the Gravity Discovery Centre (GDC) this Wednesday July 16. 

Olympic training at UWA

Friday, 11 July 2008

The athletes are ready to go to Beijing - but are the spectators?  Thanks to a new course offered by The University of Western Australia's Confucius Institute, people planning to visit China, either for the Olympics or on business and holiday trips, can be better prepared. 

The Zadko telescope puts WA in the space quest

Thursday, 10 July 2008

After four years in the making and a lengthy trip from America, the Zadko Telescope has finally moved into its permanent observatory dome co-located with the Gravity Discovery Centre in Gingin.

UWA attracts talented Indian students

Friday, 20 June 2008

The University of Western Australia is becoming an increasingly attractive destination for Indian students particularly those undertaking postgraduate study, the University's Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson said today. 

Professor Barry Marshall's big risk pays off - again

Monday, 26 May 2008

West Australian Nobel Laureate Professor Barry Marshall has been elected into the prestigious US National Academy of Sciences, an institution that was signed into being by US President Abraham Lincoln in 1863 at the height of the Civil War.

UWA Motorsport team - World Champions

Monday, 19 May 2008

The University of Western Australia's Motorsport team has been crowned the 2008 World Champions for Formula SAE, having won the international competition for a student designed race car.

West welcomes Iranian input to barley breeding

Wednesday, 23 April 2008

Quantifying how well cereals, such as barley and wheat, can tolerate drought can be a measure of their true value to dryland agricultural systems, such as those in Western Australia and Iran.