New UWA report to put spotlight on shop trading hours

Thursday, 8 December 2011

A new report into shop trading hours in Western Australia will be launched at The University of Western Australia next Monday.

Professor Jonathan Carapetis and Winthrop Professor Fiona Stanley

Vice-Chancellor welcomes appointment of new Director, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research

Wednesday, 7 December 2011

Professor Alan Robson, Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia, today welcomed the appointment of leading paediatrician and infectious diseases specialist Professor Jonathan Carapetis as Director of Perth's Telethon Institute for Child Health Research.

Global future seen for Indigenous business

Wednesday, 7 December 2011

Australia has good reason to be optimistic about the future of Indigenous business and its role in the national and international economy, a conference at The University of Western Australia was told yesterday.

A balanced economic agenda for Aboriginal people is a vital pathway for the future

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Balanced development that marries economic opportunities with the pursuit of cultural values is fundamental to the ability of Aboriginal people to carve out a place in modern society, according to leaders at an Indigenous business conference at The University of Western Australia today.

Conference discusses Indigenous business opportunities

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Indigenous, business, government, community and academic leaders from around Australia are meeting at The University of Western Australia today to discuss sustainable economic opportunities in Indigenous communities.

Winthrop Professor Bill Louden and Greater Geraldton Mayor Ian Carpenter

Regional cities to benefit from research partnership

Monday, 5 December 2011

The needs of regional cities will be better served under a new agreement to be signed this week between The University of Western Australia and the WA Regional Cities Alliance.

Community interest sought in New Fortune Theatre

Monday, 5 December 2011

To restore or not restore, that is the question The University of Western Australia wants to ask the wider community as it undertakes a Lotterywest funded community interest feasibility study into the future of UWA's New Fortune Theatre.

Bushfire prediction technology put to the test

Monday, 5 December 2011

New bushfire prediction technology developed at The University of Western Australia is being tested this summer with live trials using a fire authority helicopter.

New multi-million-dollar gas research deal

Monday, 5 December 2011

A new multi-million-dollar investment by Chevron Australia to significantly boost gas processing research at The University of Western Australia will be announced on Friday December 9.

Normal cells transformed by activated Cbl

Researchers find clue to cancer cell survival

Monday, 5 December 2011

Protein and cell biology research at The University of Western Australia has contributed to a ground-breaking international study that demonstrates a way to alter the survival of cancer cells.