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Artist:  Ni Made Rinu

Centuries-old Balinese tradition at UWA

Thursday, 12 August 2010

A 400 year-old Balinese painting tradition will be workshopped at The University of Western Australia during an art exhibition that will officially open on Indonesian Independence Day.

Poet and novelist Randolph Stow

UWA to celebrate life and work of Randolph Stow

Thursday, 12 August 2010

The life and work of West Australian poet and novelist Randolph Stow will be celebrated at a memorial service to be held at The University of Western Australia later this month.

Director of UWA's Centre for Energy, Winthrop Professor Dongke Zhang

UWA welcomes research grants from state and industry

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

West Australian industry and the State Government have contributed more than $22 million to a series of research projects that won Federal Government funding in the latest round of linkage grants for The University of Western Australia.

Mr Glenn Stevens

2010 Shann Memorial Lecture: Glenn Stevens, Governor, RBA

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

The University of Western Australia Business School is pleased to announce that the 2010 Shann Memorial Lecture will be delivered by Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia.

Bumper week of science celebration at UWA

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

To celebrate National Science Week from 14–22 August, The University of Western Australia is hosting a number of public and schools events.

UWA Winthrop Professor Stephen Powles

Australian growers to benefit from nation-wide weed assault

Tuesday, 10 August 2010

Grain growers around the nation will benefit from the new Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI) based at The University of Western Australia.

UWA Law students take home gold and silver

Tuesday, 10 August 2010

Law students at The University of Western Australia have taken the honours in the nation's most prestigious essay contest for tertiary students - the Governor-General's Undergraduate Essay Competition.

Clare McKay

UWA student wins national Law student of the year

Tuesday, 10 August 2010

A final-year Law student at The University of Western Australia has been named Law Student of the Year at the inaugural 2010 Lawyers Weekly Icon Awards.

The University of Western Australia - a leading University

Friday, 6 August 2010

New ratings of Australian universities have confirmed The University of Western Australia's position as the premier University in the State and one of the best Universities in Australia.

New survey to update health of neighbourhoods

Friday, 6 August 2010

Six years after a ground-breaking project to study the health and wellbeing of 1,800 people moving into new housing estates in the Perth metropolitan area, researchers from The University of Western Australia will be back out in the field again early next year to re-interview residents on how they feel about their neighbourhoods in 2011.