More UWA finalists in running for science awards

Tuesday, 8 November 2011

Two scientists from The University of Western Australia are finalists in Early Career Scientist category of the 2011 WA Science Awards.

Book celebrates aquatic diversity in Northern Australia

Tuesday, 8 November 2011

Water scorpions, brightly coloured spotted scats and freshwater sawfish are just some of the unique species featured in the most comprehensive book yet about northern Australia's inland aquatic habitats.

Ms Vickie Kong, postgraduate student

Subsea pipeline stability simulator wins innovation award

Monday, 7 November 2011

A giant flume capable of simulating cyclones to improve the stability of subsea oil and gas pipelines has won a major innovation award.

Professor Carlos Duarte, Director of the Oceans Institute, UWA

Marine life off Australia most at risk from temperature changes due to climate change

Friday, 4 November 2011

Marine life in the areas to the north of Australia and elsewhere along the Equator, as well as the waters off Australia's east coast, have emerged as being at particular risk from temperature changes due to climate change, according to a study published today in the international journal Science.

Jack Charles v The Crown

Festival sparkles for diamond anniversary

Thursday, 3 November 2011

Four world and 23 Australian premieres are some of the highlights of the 2012 Perth International Arts Festival - the first program for Artistic Director Jonathan Holloway.

Krista McMeeken

UWA law student finalist for Young Australian of the year

Thursday, 3 November 2011

The University of Western Australia today congratulated final-year law student and reconciliation campaigner Krista McMeeken, who has been named as a State finalist in the Young Australian of the Year Award 2012.

UWA scientists scoop finals

Thursday, 3 November 2011

Scientists from The University of Western Australia are the three finalists in the 2011 WA Scientist of the Year Awards.

Diane Smith-Gander

More women join UWA Business School Board

Wednesday, 2 November 2011

More than a third of The University of Western Australia's Business School Board is now made up of female members, following the appointment of Anne Nolan, Director General of the WA Department of Finance.

New Masters in Journalism at UWA

Wednesday, 2 November 2011

A new Masters Degree in International Journalism to be offered next year at The University of Western Australia will aim to produce the best student journalists across all media formats - print, broadcast and digital.

UWA leads in research funding

Tuesday, 1 November 2011

The University of Western Australia cemented its place as the state's leading research institution with the announcement of a total of $16.6 million in Federal Government grants awarded by the Australian Research Council.