Photo of Rob Williams with large cassava roots

CLIMA researcher receives Order of Australia (OAM)

Thursday, 21 June 2012

Mr Rob Williams, an Adjunct Senior Research Fellow at UWA, was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) on the Queens Birthday in June, 2012.

Painting by Monet


Monday, 14 May 2012

Canola oil is the most widely used feedstock for biodiesel in WA, however mustard oil can offer a cheaper alternative for growers in drier areas to help them become more self sufficient when canola is in short supply and fossil fuel prices are high.

Logo depicting food crop emerging from a seed

Minister visits Seeds of Life project

Thursday, 3 May 2012
On 29 March the Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, His Excellency Sr. Mariano Assanami presided over a ceremony marking the start of the corn harvest season in the fertile plateau of Suco Dotik in sub-district Alas in Manufahi District. The Minister expressed his gratitude and congratulations to Seeds of Life (SoL) and RDP3 and all those who support agriculture programs in the Manufahi district.
Pitchure of Guidedog Nicholas with residents of Prari Downs and xmas lights

Bright ideas go to the dogs

Thursday, 3 May 2012
This year, once again, residents of a Perth suburb went all out to provide a memrable light show. Christmas lights once again shon down on thousands milling around and enjoying the lead up to the festive season. It is quite ironic that money made from this visual spectacular goes towards help in guiding those who can not see. The residents of this little street in Connelly, over the last 10 years, have collected over $100,000 towards the training of WA Guidedogs.

How does this work - testing acessibility

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Can we disable the editing interface in Drupal so Greg can upload stories to the CLIMA newsroom?

Is this the information that Greg wants.

This is the body text that appears after the teaser break. I hope that I will be able to read this text once I finish the blah balh articles and upload it to the training website.


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Guidedog Pollock assessing his options

Dogged research gets results

Tuesday, 13 March 2012
Pitchure of Guide Dog Pollock

Greg updates website

Friday, 9 March 2012
A pitchure of a flower

CLIMA seminar series 2012

Wednesday, 7 March 2012

Seeds of life new website

Tuesday, 28 February 2012

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Tuesday, 21 February 2012



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New research Centre for CLIMA

Tuesday, 21 February 2012

UWA people named in Australia Day Honours

Friday, 28 January 2011

The awarding of Australia Day Honours to three academics was further recognition of the contribution The University of Western Australia made to its community, according to UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson.

Jo Brown and Jess Fob discussing project

New gas reserve discovered in Swan River

Thursday, 18 November 2010

A new $63 million Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre based at The University of Western Australia will boost marine science capacity in Australia, according to UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson.

Coral Forest

Centre to Study Our Unique Marine Estate

Wednesday, 1 September 2010

A new $63 million Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre based at The University of Western Australia will boost marine science capacity in Australia, according to UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson.

Electric car

Sustainability and friendship - all part of the UWA experience

Monday, 22 March 2010

Two events occurring on the same morning and only a couple of hundred metres apart on campus recently provided another example of the breadth and depth of our University's rich heritage and innovative future.

The Last Word

Tuesday, 1 September 2009

The Institute of Advanced Studies at UWA is known for attracting many dynamic scholars, writers, artists, activists and others who are working internationally from all fields of inquiry.

Valuable business insights at IN THE ZONE

Tuesday, 18 August 2009

How can Western Australia take advantage of its resource richness and geographic positioning to lead the rest of Australia in this Asian Century?  This is just one of the ‘big' questions on the agenda for November at the IN THE ZONE conference.

Dean invites feedback on ECM Strategic Review Paper

Tuesday, 11 August 2009

The presentation on the ECM Strategic Review Paper took place last Thursday 30th July 2009.  During the presentation the Dean stated that there would be a number of ways that staff could provide feedback on the paper and the review.

Newsroom training helps get the message out

Sunday, 19 July 2009

The University Website Office has launched a new course which teaches the skills and knowledge required to update the online newsroom.