University News

University News

Post-graduate research and coursework expo at UWA

Tuesday, 19 October 2010

Unravelling forensic science, discovering the opportunities in food science and finding out how a business degree can ‘open doors' are some of the featured discussions at The University of Western Australia's Postgraduate and Honours Expo.

UQ and UWA joint research projects announced

Monday, 18 October 2010

The first awards have been announced under a new bilateral research collaboration agreement between The University of Western Australia and The University of Queensland.

Associate Professor Kevin Pfleger

UWA spin-off company wins funding for kidney treatment

Monday, 18 October 2010

An innovative project that aims to deliver a new treatment for a common kidney disease was one of only two WA recipients of Federal funding announced on Friday by Innovation, Industry, Science and Research Minister, Senator Kim Carr.

International success for UWA art, architecture and video challenge

Friday, 15 October 2010

Artists, builders and video makers from across six continents competed in this year's ‘IMAGINE' 3D Art and 'FLAGSHIP' building design challenge run by The University of Western Australia.

Marine researchers to deliver their findings

Friday, 15 October 2010

Sixteen students from The University of Western Australia will be among 31 postgraduates to summarise four years of marine research at an event to be held in Perth in November.

Eureka Prize winners

UWA's top research projects seek commercial partners

Friday, 15 October 2010

The University of Western Australia will showcase six top commercial opportunities arising from research at a university forum to be held next month.

New Centre for Forensic Science opens

Friday, 15 October 2010

A new Centre for Forensic Science, bringing together The University of Western Australia's expertise in all areas of forensics, was officially opened today.

WA's spectacular rock-art takes centre stage

Friday, 15 October 2010

With WA recognised internationally as home to some of the most spectacular rock-art in the world, a new Centre for Rock-Art Studies was opened at The University of Western Australia today.

Workshop to address contentious rock-art

Thursday, 14 October 2010

The distinctive and controversial Gwion-Gwion rock-art of the Kimberley, previously known as ‘Bradshaw' rock-art, will be the topic of an international workshop at The University of Western Australia today.

Winthrop Professor Cheryl Praeger

School students to compete in Maths Olympics

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

More than 300 of the State's best young mathematicians from 25 schools will take part in the Western Australian Junior Mathematics Olympiad at The University of Western Australia later this month.