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Will Obama's 'hope' and 'change' reach us?

Thursday, 26 February 2009

Will the ‘hope' and ‘change' Barack Obama promised the people of the United States reach as far as Australia?

Country art may be good for the heart

Thursday, 26 February 2009

Up to 4,000 Mid-West households outside the City of Geraldton-Greenough will be the subjects of a study focusing on the impact of the arts on the social wellbeing of regional communities.

Sex more ancient and more common than we thought

Thursday, 26 February 2009

Sex, or internal fertilisation, and live birth are more ancient and more common in the prehistoric animal world than previously thought, a researcher from The University of Western Australia suggests in an article published today in "Nature".

University of Western Australia leader to head Rhodes Scholarships

Wednesday, 25 February 2009

The University of Western Australia’s Professor Don Markwell has been appointed to head the world’s preeminent scholarship body, the Rhodes scholarships at the University of Oxford.

Sustainable building speeds research, pleases judges

Wednesday, 25 February 2009

A new building that is a joint venture between The University of Western Australia and the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research (WAIMR) is the winner of the Bassett Award for Sustainable Development in the 2009 Property Council State Innovation and Excellence Awards.

UWA ecologist worldwide campaign to protect our marine life

Wednesday, 25 February 2009

Jessica Meeuwig, an academic at The University of Western Australia, has become the face of an international conservation campaign to protect Western Australia's south west marine environment.

Mason builds on UWA Super Brassica research in France

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

Annaliese Mason, agricultural science PhD student at The University of Western Australia (UWA), has been awarded the prestigious 2008 Mike Carroll Travelling Fellowship.

WestNet Infrastructure Group commits $200,000 to business education

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

Business research and education in Western Australia have received a boost with WestNet Infrastructure Group committing $200,000 to The University of Western Australia's Business School.

Primary teaching course attracts commerce graduates

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

Twenty-seven students from a broad range of disciplines are among the first to start The University of Western Australia's new Master of Education (Primary) course.

New bus route links Business School to Subiaco

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

The University of Western Australia's new Business School at the southern end of campus now has a door-to-door service thanks to a new Transperth bus route.