In a world first, researchers at The University of Western Australia and Western Australia's Department of Fisheries have bred one of Australia's rarest fish - the critically endangered Western Trout Minnow....[Read more]
Julie Weekes has been a lawyer and works part-time as a vet, but she's back at The University of Western Australia studying for a third career change - this time one that revolves around her first love, ancient languages....[Read more]
From humble beginnings in 1964 when the University branch of Save the Children Australia raised £101 through its first book sale at The University of Western Australia, this year's sale is expected to raise almost $300,000....[Read more]
A NASA astronaut, a world-leading astronomer, and WA Chief Scientist Lyn Beazley AO hosting a "science café for girls", are some of the headline events at The University of Western Australia as it celebrates National Science Week from August 15-23.
In what could be a world first, the launch of a real-life art exhibition at The University of Western Australia will be held simultaneously with a launch of the same exhibition in the 3D virtual world of Second Life.
Like you and I, John*, a research volunteer for the B-VITAge study, has personal goals. On face value, John is a pretty ordinary bloke, sixty five years old, tertiary educated and gainfully employed. John, however, has been feeling trapped and not able to move forward because of depression. He has been feeling like this for over 30 years.
The University of Western Australia today signed two memoranda of understanding (MOU) with the Chinese Academy of Sciences, furthering the University's links with international collaborators as it aims to be counted among the world's top 50 universities by 2050.
Renowned public health expert Professor D'Arcy Holman will be the new independent chair of the WA Road Safety Council.
His appointment was announced by WA Road Safety Minister Rob Johnson, who said: "Professor Holman is recognised around the world for his expertise in public health and .... has a remarkable insight into complex issues such as road safety."