Margaret Seares to outline a vision for the arts in WA

Thursday, 28 August 2008

One of Western Australia's most experienced arts administrators and academics will outline a potential future for the State's art and cultural communities at an event next Thursday. 

The end of fish? A new angle on saving our fisheries

Wednesday, 27 August 2008

Some scientists estimate that nearly all current fisheries could disappear in our lifetimes due to overfishing and destructive fishing methods.               

UWA invited to join global research network

Wednesday, 27 August 2008

The University of Western Australia has been invited to join a global network of research universities, further cementing its reputation as a leading international university.

Call for urgent action in preventative health

Monday, 25 August 2008

A forum of leading health professionals, industry leaders and consumer representatives has called for urgent action in preventive health, including the establishment in Western Australia of a dedicated "wellness" unit with a stand-alone budget. 

UWA strengthens links with Chinese and Japanese universities

Friday, 22 August 2008

A trilateral agreement between The University of Western Australia, China's Zhejiang University and Japan's Kobe University will establish for the first time important education and scientific links between the three institutions. 

'Night vision' technology for soldiers wins national award

Wednesday, 20 August 2008

A team of UWA scientists who are developing colour vision for enhanced infrared sensing for soldiers has won one of the nation's most prestigious science awards.

Federal health Minister launches UWA-backed health network

Wednesday, 20 August 2008

Federal Health Minister Nicola Roxon today launched a major new initiative in regional health care at The University of Western Australia. 

Federal health Minister to launch UWA-backed health network

Wednesday, 20 August 2008

Federal Health Minister Nicola Roxon today (Wednesday 20 August) will launch a major new initiative in regional health care at The University of Western Australia. 

Eminent ophthalmologist comes to UWA and the Lions Eye Institute

Tuesday, 19 August 2008

Eminent ophthalmologist Professor David Mackey has been attracted to Western Australia to take up senior appointments at The University of Western Australia and the Lions Eye Institute. 

UWA welcomes Labor's $3M commitment to Albany campus

Tuesday, 19 August 2008

The University of Western Australia has welcomed today's announcement by Great Southern Minister Kim Chance that a Labor government would commit $3 million towards a planned $6 million expansion of UWA's Albany campus.