Rhodymenia sonderi

Ocean flora retreating to the brink

Friday, 28 October 2011

A new study has found that the warming ocean climate is causing seaweed communities, on which fauna survive, to retreat to the brink of the continent and possibly extinction.

The Commonwealth: Making a Difference

CHOGM publication: making a difference

Thursday, 27 October 2011

The University of Western Australia, through UWA Publishing, has been the partner in producing a book with the Commonwealth Secretary-General, Mr Kamalesh Sharma, to highlight 50 excellent examples of current ground level development initiatives.

Professor Alan Robson and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

Royal visit for new mining exploration technology

Thursday, 27 October 2011

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh visited The University of Western Australia today to inspect the progress on the development of advanced aerial mining exploration technology with the potential to discover minerals in new locations.

Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks to a student at UWA

PM praises high standard of UWA geology research

Wednesday, 26 October 2011

The high standard of research by geology students at The University of Western Australia has won praise from Prime Minister Julia Gillard during a visit to the Crawley campus to launch a new $31 million international mining centre.

Win/win for 'polygamouse' females

Wednesday, 26 October 2011

Multiple mating - or polyandry - is beneficial for females, according to researchers at The University of Western Australia in a world-first experimental evolutionary study.

Stirling Silver Singers

On song for good health

Wednesday, 26 October 2011

Choristers from around Perth will get together soon for the third annual Sing It! concert, promoting the benefits of singing.

Prof. Alan Robson, Governor General Quentin Bryce and Dr Michael Chaney

Governor general receives international dignitaries at UWA

Wednesday, 26 October 2011

In Perth for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Governor-General Quentin Bryce visited The University of Western Australia where she was welcomed by Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson and Chancellor Dr Michael Chaney before receiving international dignitaries. 

Resources state universities, UQ and UWA, to lead international mining centre

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

The University of Western Australia and The University of Queensland have welcomed the announcement by Prime Minister Julia Gillard of an international mining centre to facilitate greater prosperity for developing nations.

UQ-UWA collaboration moves into second year

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Research projects at The University of Western Australia and The University of Queensland have received a total of more than $425,000 in the second round of UWA-UQ Bilateral Research Collaboration Awards funding.

'Dancing Swan'

'An artist's journey' on display at UWA

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

A new exhibition of acrylic paintings will be on display at The University Club from Tuesday 8 November 2011.