Adjunct Professor Moira Clay

Taking on a mountain in crusade for a cure

Monday, 2 July 2012

It's goodbye high heels and handbag, hello hiking boots and backpack as the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research's Acting Director gets set to conquer a mountain in a personal crusade against childhood cancer.

Abbey Ford

Broome student wins State Brain Bee Finals

Friday, 29 June 2012

Broome student, Abbey Ford, is the individual winner of the State finals of the annual Brain Bee competition held at The University of Western Australia this week.

Planning's role in brothel regulation questioned

Friday, 29 June 2012

It is unlikely that brothels and sex workers will be completely moved from the suburbs and confined to designated spaces such as industrial estates, according to a planning researcher at The University of Western Australia.

Jalmarrajarti (Aeroplane), 25.9 x 38.5 cm [WU10261]

Singing boomerangs and Kimberley dancers for Jimmy Pike show

Thursday, 28 June 2012

Dances never before seen outside the Kimberley will mark tomorrow's opening of an exhibition of works by legendary Aboriginal artist Jimmy Pike.

Art, music and film to liven up winter

Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Andy Warhol, Robert Wilson and Jimmy Pike have provided just a taste of what's on offer at this year's WINTERarts season from 4 July at The University of Western Australia.  They're joined by other must-see artists, musicians, films, speakers and authors taking part in the week-long festival of arts, culture and entertainment hosted by UWA.

Australian Institute of Sport pool, Canberra

New project to boost Australia's elite swimmers' performance

Tuesday, 26 June 2012

With less than five weeks to go until the London Olympic Games, researchers at The University of Western Australia have been analysing Australian swimmers' movement patterns in a bid to give them an edge over their international opponents.

More control, fewer sickies

Monday, 25 June 2012

Employees take fewer sickies if they have more control over their jobs, according to a new study.

UWA Centre attracts researchers world-wide

Friday, 22 June 2012

A cutting-edge facility at The University of Western Australia is attracting researchers from all over the world.

Brain Bee contenders score brainiest coach

Thursday, 21 June 2012

As far as coaches go, WA State finalists in the annual Brain Bee competition - to be held at The University of Western Australia on Tuesday 26 June - couldn't have scored a better one.

Dr Ken Mercer

Leading geotechnical expert joins mine science centre

Thursday, 21 June 2012

The Australian Centre for Geomechanics at The University of Western Australia has appointed Dr Ken Mercer to a professorial position in environmental and mining geomechanics.