New media transforms creativity, says UWA-visiting critic

Thursday, 6 September 2007
Creativity has undergone a transformation, according to one of Australia’s most innovative cultural critics who will discuss the role of creativity at a free public lecture at The University of Western Australia next week.

Writer, teacher, editor, film-maker, curator and multi-media producer Professor Ross Gibson credits developments in digital technology with changing his own art.

Mystery of blackleg resistance revealed

Wednesday, 5 September 2007

Canola breeders will soon know for the first time exactly how host resistance in their varieties responds to the fungal parasite that causes blackleg disease of canola crops across Australia.

The most damaging disease of canola worldwide, blackleg caused the total collapse of WA’s canola industry in the 1970s and remains the number one threat to canola production.

UWA backs cricket tour of India

Saturday, 1 September 2007

The Retravision Warriors will head to India for the second consecutive year thanks to a partnership with The University of Western Australia.

Free lecture at UWA offers insight into John Winston Howard - the private man and the politician

Wednesday, 29 August 2007

The public and private lives of Prime Minister John Howard are the subject of a free lecture at The University of Western Australia next week.

New resource puts the spotlight on dads

Tuesday, 28 August 2007

Archaeology education in spotlight

Monday, 27 August 2007

Archaeologists from Australia’s leading universities are urging a major rethink about the way archaeology education is funded in Australia’s higher education system.

UWA lecture to focus on climate strategy

Friday, 24 August 2007

World expert on greenhouse gas emission trading schemes and Reserve Bank Board Member, Professor Warwick McKibbin will present the 2007 Shann Memorial Lecture next Thursday, August 30, 2007, at 6.30pm