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Life's a beach for UWA architecture and landscape students

Monday, 12 May 2008

Leighton Beach will become a design studio for 180 first year architecture and landscape students from The University of Western Australia when they form teams to test their skills in building unusual ‘sandcastles'.

UWA sexual diversity program in spotlight

Friday, 9 May 2008

Six years after the launch of a ground-breaking program to create an understanding and acceptance of sexual diversity on campus, The University of Western Australia's ‘Ally program' has seen a shift in attitudes across campus. 

Australia's Olympic athletes to benefit from new centre at Sports Park

Friday, 9 May 2008

An internationally recognised high performance sport centre for research, training and graduate sport science education will be developed at The University of Western Australia Sports Park. 

UWA lecture to focus on Aboriginal spirituality

Thursday, 8 May 2008

One of Australia's first Aboriginal park rangers will discuss Aboriginal spirituality in a free public lecture at The University of Western Australia this Tuesday, May 13, 2008, at 6pm. 

UWA to lodge appeal in landmark intellectual property case

Thursday, 8 May 2008

The University of Western Australia will appeal against the decision of the Hon Justice Robert French in the Federal Court of Australia dismissing the University's claim with respect to inventions it claimed were developed by Dr Bruce Gray while employed by the University.

Eamon Sullivan to be special guest at UWA/WAIS ceremony

Wednesday, 7 May 2008

West Australian swimming sensation EAMON SULLIVAN will be a special guest at a ceremony at The University of Western Australia, on Friday, to sign an agreement that will enhance the performance of our future elite athletes.

Sarah Hay's new book, "Texas", launched today at UWA

Wednesday, 7 May 2008

Vogel Literary Award winner Sarah Hay's new novel, Texas, will be launched today at The University of Western Australia where she is a student.

UWA geologist wins Mawson Medal

Monday, 5 May 2008

Professor Peter Cawood from The University of Western Australia's School of Earth and Geographical Sciences, has been awarded the prestigious Mawson Medal and Lecture for 2008.

eSafe, bSafe at UWA

Friday, 2 May 2008

The dangers of ecstasy - from dental problems due to teeth grinding, to panic attacks, convulsions and depression - will be highlighted as part of Health Day at The University of Western Australia next Tuesday.

Are you SAAFE? Student campaign on Sexual Assault Awareness

Thursday, 1 May 2008

A campaign on the danger of sexual assault and how to access help after an attack has been launched by students from The University of Western Australia, after a recent in-house survey found that most students thought they were not at risk.