UWA forum for science teachers

Thursday, 9 October 2008

New initiatives aimed at attracting young people to science and science teaching will be on top of the agenda for more than 90 science teachers from Western Australian high schools at a breakfast at The University of Western Australia on Monday 13 October 2008. 

UWA teachers recognised for excellence

Wednesday, 8 October 2008

Two University of Western Australia lecturers and the University's UniSkills program have been recognised in the 2008 Australian Awards for University Teaching. 

The globalisation of school choice?

Wednesday, 8 October 2008

The latest published offering by The University of Western Australia's Anthropology and Sociology researcher Dr Martin Forsey compares Australian values associated with private education to those in other countries and suggests our desire for choice is creating a wider class divide.   

UWA helps boost Iraqi agriculture

Thursday, 2 October 2008

The University of Western Australia is playing a key role in helping Iraq improve its crop production and reduce its reliance on food imports.

The large Hadron Collider and the quest for the fifth dimension

Thursday, 2 October 2008

Professor Tony Gherghetta, Federation Fellow at the University of Melbourne, will speak about the world's most powerful microscope - the Large Hadron Collider - at a free public lecture in The University of Western Australia's Social Sciences Lecture Theatre on Tuesday, 14 October. 

UWA free public lecture - Why are we here?

Wednesday, 1 October 2008

The University of Western Australia has invited Glasgow-based astronomer and cosmology expert Dr Martin Hendry to help answer some of the big questions about our place in the universe at a free public lecture next Wednesday night.

Sichuan earthquake scholarship

Tuesday, 30 September 2008

The University of Western Australia is offering a student from Sichuan University a postgraduate scholarship to study with Nobel Laureate Professor Barry Marshall. 

World champion UWA Motorsport launches 2008 vehicle

Monday, 29 September 2008

The University of Western Australia's World Championship-winning Motorsport team will launch their 2008 race car tomorrow night.  The launch marks the eighth vehicle that the team at UWA have built.

Bush gazebos in Kings Park

Friday, 26 September 2008

Bush Gazebos inspired by the tale of Alice in Wonderland and designed by The University of Western Australia's architecture students promise to create another dimension at this year's Kings Park Wildflower Festival. 

World's first chemically protected Indigenous artwork

Thursday, 25 September 2008

The University of Western Australia today revealed the world's first chemically protected Indigenous artwork and the latest development in the battle against art fraud.