Linda Nguyen

Ciara Glennon Scholarship awarded

Tuesday, 23 May 2017

A second-year Law student with a strong commitment to achieving social justice has been awarded this year’s Ciara Glennon Memorial Law Scholarship.

Faculty partners with Motorsport students in renewed collaboration

Monday, 22 May 2017

The University of Western Australia’s Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences has announced revived support for autonomous student association Motorsport, as part of a push to encourage student involvement with industry and accelerate practical learning.

Early last month, Motorsport presented their business case for renewed support to the Faculty Executive Group and received significant backing of $140k in return.

Jet Kye Chong

Three soloists to compete in concerto competition

Monday, 15 May 2017

Three young musicians from The University of Western Australia will perform to a packed house when they compete for a People’s Choice Award at Perth Concert Hall.

Adil Cader

United Nations internship takes Adil to New York

Thursday, 11 May 2017

New York was bustling in September last year. The city hosted concerts by Adele, Beyonce, Kanye West and AC/DC. Stan Wawrinka and Angelique Kerber won the US Tennis Open, the Metropolitan Opera launched a new season, and the city marked the 15-year anniversary of 9/11.

And in amongst it all, UWA Master of International Relations student Adil Cader landed in New York.

Emma Guerini accepts her award at the AusIMM awards night

UWA engineering student awarded 2017 Atlas Copco Scholarship

Thursday, 4 May 2017

A student from The University of Western Australia’s Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences has been awarded the prestigious 2017 Atlas Copco Scholarship.

Australia Day underwater speakers a success for RiverLab team

Monday, 24 April 2017

Researchers from UWA’s FutureLab RiverLab team combined science with entertainment on Australia Day in an attempt to explore links between neuroscience and biology.

The team set up a series of underwater speakers at Matilda Bay to allow revellers the chance to listen to music while swimming in the Swan River during Australia Day celebrations.

The music played through 135-Watt Clark Synthesis underwater speakers between the pontoons in Matilda Bay between 3 and 4pm, playing Triple J’s Hottest 100 and other music.

Limelight winner

UWA Medical student wins LIMElight Award

Friday, 21 April 2017

The LIMElight Award for Excellence in Indigenous Health Education Student Leadership nationally recognises a medical student who has been involved in Indigenous health leadership activity in medical schools.

Cathy Maslen

UWA students fund eye clinics for Balinese villages

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Visual Art students from The University of Western Australia have raised more than $7500 to improve eye health among villagers.

Samantha and Scott ready to compete in the 2017 National Youth Championships

UWA Archers Shooting for Youth Championships

Monday, 10 April 2017

University Hall resident Samantha Cullen is part of the dynamic UWA duo competing in the 2017 National Youth Archery Championships. Together Scott and Samantha will represent Western Australia to compete with 175 junior archers in Melbourne. Competitors travel from across the state, country, New Zealand and Tonga for the six day long event.

The games have already begun with a range of competitions from short and long range target events, clout, cross country and head-to-head matches being played. The final championships will be played out on Wednesday night (12 April).

UniHall Women's duo

UniHall Wins 2nd Place in Tennis!

Monday, 10 April 2017

University Hall was proud to have both the men's women's team make it to their Grand Finals over the weekend!

Our Female ResClub Sports Rep, Ian Brady,  said the women's doubles team made it to the Grand Final after three wins and one loss. Kristin Holz and Hitomi Onoue played a fantastic game against Trinity with a close effort and win of second place.

The men's team, Ian Brady and Chris Mihaljevich, also played out some incredible games as they made it through to the Grand Final after two wins and two losses. They came in second place after playing against Trinity.