UWA student is San Diego biotech winner

Friday, 20 June 2008

A 17-year-old science/law student from The University of Western Australia was today named one of four winners of the prestigious sanofi-aventis International BioGENEius Challenge announced at the BIO International Convention 2008, the world's biggest biotechnology event, in San Diego.

UWA attracts talented Indian students

Friday, 20 June 2008

The University of Western Australia is becoming an increasingly attractive destination for Indian students particularly those undertaking postgraduate study, the University's Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson said today. 

Building a bridge to China from UWA

Friday, 20 June 2008

Nine high school students from around Australia won't be spending this Saturday playing sport, going to the movies or hanging out with their mates - they'll be building a bridge to China from The University of Western Australia. 

UWA Business School awarded EQUIS accreditation

Friday, 20 June 2008

The University of Western Australia's Business School has become the only business school in the State to hold the prestigious European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) international business accreditation. 

Brainy WA kids expand their hemispheres

Wednesday, 18 June 2008

More than 60 brilliant Year 10 and 11 students from city and country WA are aiming to do more than expand their horizons.  By taking part in the WA final of the third national Australian Brain Bee Challenge held at The University of Western Australia on June 24, they will be "expanding" the hemispheres of their brains as well. 

New UWA Dean to lead Engineering, Computing and Mathematics

Wednesday, 18 June 2008

An eminent Australian engineering academic has been appointed to lead The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics. 

UWA lecture honours George Seddon

Monday, 16 June 2008

A man not afraid of stirring controversy among local gardeners and environmentalists - the late Emeritus Professor George Seddon - will be honoured at an inaugural lecture at The University of Western Australia this Thursday, June 19. 

Growing up Asian in Australia: Free public lecture at UWA

Friday, 13 June 2008

Melbourne writer and lawyer Alice Pung will give an insight into what it was like to grow up Asian in Australia at a free public lecture, at The University of Western Australia next Tuesday, June 17, 2008.

UWA students compete in world online marketing project

Thursday, 12 June 2008

It's not often that university students have the opportunity to use ‘real' money and work with ‘real' companies, but over 200 undergraduate and graduate students from The University of Western Australia have just spent three weeks honing their e-marketing skills as part of an international competition. 

UWA Institute of Agriculture showcases post-grads

Thursday, 12 June 2008

Frontiers in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management were the themes for eight presentations by postgraduate research students from the four schools within the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences (FNAS), The University of Western Australia (UWA).