Software to boost petroleum geoscience teaching and research

Tuesday, 20 May 2008

The University of Western Australia's strong focus on petroleum geoscience has been enhanced with the donation of state-of-the-art computer software that is used by the petroleum industry during exploration and production of oil and gas. 

Australia's Olympic athletes to benefit from new centre at Sports Park

Friday, 9 May 2008

An internationally recognised high performance sport centre for research, training and graduate sport science education will be developed at The University of Western Australia Sports Park. 

Science and country: Indigenous students' science camp

Monday, 21 April 2008

Twenty-five Year Nine Indigenous students from across WA will get a taste of the thrill of science when they visit The University of Western Australia this week.

Indigenous school students get taste for science at UWA

Monday, 14 April 2008

Twenty-five Year Nine indigenous students from across WA will get a taste of potential career paths in science and engineering when they visit The University of Western Australia this week.

Students to get bonus points for studying languages

Thursday, 20 March 2008

Students who study a language other than English at high school will be given bonus Tertiary Entrance Aggregate (TEA) points under a new system being established at The University of Western Australia. 

New director at UWA promotes teaching excellence

Wednesday, 19 March 2008

Professor Denise Chalmers, an internationally respected figure in academic development with expertise in tertiary teaching and learning, has been appointed Director of The University of Western Australia's Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL).

UWA's new Learning Centre to benefit science teachers

Tuesday, 11 March 2008

Western Australia's secondary school science teachers now have a permanent venue in one of Australia's leading universities where they can participate in professional learning and resource development.

International academic appointed new UWA Dean

Monday, 3 March 2008

An eminent international soil microbiologist has been appointed to lead The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences.

UWA program to boost numbers of country doctors and dentists

Wednesday, 27 February 2008

A program that is in its eighth year at The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences aims at boosting the numbers of doctors and dentists in WA's rural and remote areas by recruiting students from the regions.

Educators find out how to enhance learning at UWA

Monday, 11 February 2008

Discussion on how teachers can provide rich and sustainable opportunities to enhance classroom learning and thinking will be the focus of three leading education academics visiting The University of Western Australia soon.