Seminar to examine mining and safety techniques

Tuesday, 5 May 2009

Local, national and world experts will discuss new technology and stringent safety methods in rapid-development mining at a seminar tomorrow. 

In the Zone - UWA to host international conference on the region's future

Monday, 4 May 2009

An international conference to tackle policy issues and challenges across the region in a time of global economic crisis will be held at The University of Western Australia in November.

New $50M UWA Business School opens

Sunday, 3 May 2009

Business education in Western Australia has taken a significant step forward with the opening today of a new $50 million home for The University of Western Australia's Business School.

Beachside sand structures before the jury

Friday, 1 May 2009

Leighton Beach will become a design hub on Tuesday (May 5) when Architecture and Landscape Architecture students from The University of Western Australia build a variety of three-dimensional sand structures which will later be judged.

Computer model gives vital clues to dealing with flu pandemics

Friday, 1 May 2009

Research from The University of Western Australia will give vital clues to public health authorities in dealing with potential pandemics such as the current "swine flu" (H1N1) outbreak.

New $50M UWA Business School opens on Sunday

Thursday, 30 April 2009

Business education in Western Australia will take a significant step forward with the opening on Sunday of the new $50 million home for The University of Western Australia's Business School.

Out there school students catch space bug

Thursday, 30 April 2009

High school students with stars in their eyes will next week have the opportunity to learn about the biggest ground-based astronomy project in the world: the $3 billion Square Kilometre Array (SKA).

UWA researchers win US grant for muscular dystrophy study

Wednesday, 29 April 2009

UWA researchers have been awarded more than $1.2 million in US funding for research into the treatment of the devastating muscle-wasting disease Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD).

Zadko telescope discovers new cosmic real estate

Wednesday, 29 April 2009

The University of Western Australia's new Zadko telescope has discovered a new asteroid - a 4km wide rock orbiting in the outer reaches of our solar system.

Hardship provisions and the "good faith" of banks - is the devil in the detail?

Wednesday, 29 April 2009

A national consumer credit scheme is a welcome move, but the devil may still be in the detail, a law academic from The University of Western Australia has warned.