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.

UWA hosts Commonwealth policy briefing

Monday, 24 October 2011

Retired Australian High Court Judge Michael Kirby will talk about decriminalising homosexuality at a Commonwealth Advisory Bureau policy briefing at The University of Western Australia on Thursday.

Associate Professor Denise Doiron

Fay Gale lecture to focus on income inequality

Monday, 24 October 2011

Australia has suffered a sharp widening of income distribution in recent years and a free public lecture at The University of Western Australia this week will examine the reasons behind it.

Research to preserve precious resource

Monday, 24 October 2011

The challenge of managing and recycling urban water supplies to create water-sensitive cities will be researched in a new node based at The University of Western Australia.

UWA Chancellor Dr Michael Chaney

WA may be “new California” says UWA Chancellor Michael Chaney

Monday, 24 October 2011

Western Australia may become the “new California” of Australia as the nation’s centre of economic gravity shifts west, business leader and Chancellor of The University of Western Australia Michael Chaney told an international gathering in Perth tonight.

Immigration Secretary to discuss Islam

Friday, 21 October 2011

‘Australian Government Approaches to Islam' is the title of a lecture to be given by Mr Andrew Metcalfe, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Citizenship, at The University of Western Australia.

Commonwealth reform package: A human rights preview

Friday, 21 October 2011

The Hon. Michael Kirby will present a special pre-CHOGM lecture on the Human Rights challenges facing the Commonwealth, hosted by the Faculty of Law at The University of Western Australia in partnership with the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative.