UWA Business School

New Indigenous scholarships for UWA Business School students

Thursday, 12 February 2015

Indigenous students studying at the UWA Business School will now be able to apply for a new suite of valuable scholarships.

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CFA recognition sets path for global finance careers

Thursday, 29 January 2015

Students at The University of Western Australia Business School will now be even better prepared for global financial careers, with UWA's Finance major accepted by the CFA Institute University Recognition Program.

Mark Barnaba

Australia Day honours for Business School Board Chair

Monday, 26 January 2015

Chair of the UWA Business School Board, Mark Barnaba, has been named a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM).

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A bold new transport future

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Professor Antonio Páez from McMaster University in Canada says we might soon be getting to our next destination using driverless taxis - and with the assistance of apps such as Uber.

Conference attendees and presenters

Nicola Forrest addresses GCSI alumni

Friday, 9 January 2015

WA Philanthropist Nicola Forrest stressed the importance of investing in early education when she addressed students and graduates from the UWA Business School's Centre for Social Impact.

Mark Palermo

First Generation Y President for UWA alumni association

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Squire Patton Boggs senior associate Mark Palermo has been appointed President of the UWA Business School's Graduate Management Association (GMA).

Ramon Wenzel

Not-for-profit sector must invest more in professional development

Thursday, 11 December 2014

The not-for-profit (NFP) sector's lack of investment in employee professional development is limiting staff capacity and calling the sector's long-term viability into question, according to researchers at The University of Western Australia Business School's Centre for Social Impact.

Debbie Barwick

Call for government funded Indigenous business bodies

Thursday, 11 December 2014

Indigenous leaders speaking at a high level conference earlier this week called for the federal government to direct funding towards peak Indigenous business bodies.

Ben Wyatt MLA

Remove Aboriginal reliance on government: Wyatt

Thursday, 11 December 2014

Shadow Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Ben Wyatt has argued that Indigenous communities must reduce their reliance on government.

IBECC 2014

Rednecks alive and well, conference told

Thursday, 4 December 2014

While rednecks are alive and well in some towns, companies are increasingly aware of cultural competence and human rights, Indigenous and business leaders have told a conference at The University of Western Australia.

Toni Ah-Sam and panellists

Next generation is our responsibility: Indigenous leaders

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Indigenous businesses need to start looking towards the next generation, a conference at The University of Western Australia Business School has been told.

Pat Dudgeon

Suicide prevention critical issue for Indigenous communities

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Indigenous academic Professor Patricia Dudgeon has told an Indigenous business conference that governments, universities and communities must work together to address high Indigenous suicide rates.

Joe Ross

Rethink economic modelling to grow Indigenous communities

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Muway Constructions Director Joe Ross has told an Indigenous business conference that economic structures set up to support Indigenous businesses need to be remodelled.

Warren Mundine

Indigenous poverty can only be solved through commerce: Mundine

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Chairman of the Australian Indigenous Advisory Council, Warren Mundine, has told an Indigenous business conference that education, employment and economic development will be crucial to lifting Indigenous people out of poverty.

Leah Armstrong, outgoing CEO of Reconciliation Australia

Business from the heart

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Outgoing Reconciliation Australia CEO Leah Armstrong has told an Indigenous business conference that business can provide a pathway to reconciliation.

Peter Collier MLC, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Silo approach to Aboriginal affairs must be avoided: Collier

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Minister for Indigenous Affairs Peter Collier has told an Indigenous business conference that government departments must work together to address Indigenous disadvantage.

Kimberley Benjamin

Constitutional reform should recognise Indigenous Australians

Monday, 1 December 2014

Recognise Youth WA Ambassador Kimberley Benjamin, and Recognise Youth Campaign Coordinator Peter Dawson have called upon all Australians to support reform to recognise Indigenous people in the Australian constitution.

Mervyn Eades

Aboriginal incarceration rate at state of emergency: Mervyn Eades

Monday, 1 December 2014

Mervyn Eades was in and out of the prison system from the time he was 13 years old until he reached the age of 31.