University News

University News

Climate 'detectives' use clues from the past to predict future weather changes

Tuesday, 19 April 2011

Drilling holes in trees across Australia and taking core samples from reefs at Ningaloo are two techniques being used to determine the extent of climate change in coming decades.

Chair in Musculoskeletal Medicine to be established at UWA

Monday, 18 April 2011

A Chair of Musculoskeletal Medicine is to be established at The University of Western Australia under an agreement involving UWA, Arthritis & Osteoporosis WA and the North Metropolitan Area Health Service.

Mr Charles Morgan

Gift of next-generation sequencer adds another dimension to WA research

Monday, 18 April 2011

Equipment at the cutting-edge of DNA sequencing has been generously donated to The University of Western Australia.

2011 Ciara Glennon Scholarship awarded

Monday, 18 April 2011

A fourth-year Law/Commerce student with a strong commitment to helping the less fortunate has been awarded this year's Ciara Glennon Memorial Law Scholarship.

United States Ambassador to Australia, Jeffrey L. Bleich

Ambassador highlights US-WA relationship

Friday, 15 April 2011

The United States Ambassador to Australia, Jeffrey L. Bleich, has paid tribute to the strength of the relationship between Western Australia and the United States at a special function at UWA's Crawley campus yesterday.

Whale of a TV tale .....

Friday, 15 April 2011

The work of a UWA researcher featuring rare pictures of endangered blue whales has featured on national television.

Professor Alan Robson and Professor Rafael Rodrigo

UWA and Spain sign up to collaborate on major research projects

Friday, 15 April 2011

The University of Western Australia and the Spanish National Research Council have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will result in collaboration and PhD positions being offered in four broad areas of research.

Jeffrey L. Bleich and Professor Alan Robson

US Ambassador to talk on Australia-US relationship

Wednesday, 13 April 2011

The United States Ambassador to Australia, Jeffrey L. Bleich, will give a commentary and overview of the Australian-US strategic relationship at a function at The University of Western Australia tomorrow.

Professor James Edelman

UWA graduate appointed Supreme Court Justice

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

Internationally recognised lawyer and academic Professor James Edelman has been appointed a Judge of the Supreme Court of Western Australia.

Winthrop Professor Peter van Onselen

Peter van Onselen appointed Foundation Professor in Journalism

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

Author, academic and political commentator, Peter van Onselen has been appointed Foundation Professor in Journalism at The University of Western Australia.