Ms Jody Broun, Co-Chair National Congress of Australia's First People

Conference told self-determination vital for strong indigenous future

Thursday, 6 December 2012

Indigenous people must avoid relying on government to "fix" their social and economic problems and take a leading role in driving sustainable economic development, a national Indigenous Business, Enterprise and Corporations Conference at The University of Western Australia was told this week.

Dr Catherine Engelke

UWA graduate wins RACGP General Practice Registrar of the Year Award 2012

Thursday, 15 November 2012

 

Dr Catherine Engelke, a UWA medical graduate, recently was presented the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) General Practice Registrar of the Year Award 2012.

Professor Len Collard

House of spider or no brunettes? - Nyungar scholar sets record straight

Monday, 15 October 2012

An Indigenous expert from The University of Western Australia is working to unravel generations of confusion over the true meaning of Aboriginal place names throughout Perth and the South-West.

New pathway for indigenous students to become lawyers

New pathway for indigenous students to become lawyers

Friday, 5 October 2012

The University of Western Australia will tomorrow launch an Advanced Diploma in Indigenous Legal Studies to offer an alternative pathway for Indigenous students seeking to become lawyers through UWA’s new Juris Doctor degree.

Indigenous business conference to examine growth opportunities

Monday, 1 October 2012

Former West Coast Eagles star David Wirrpanda and Aboriginal leader Warren Mundine are among the speakers at the second annual Indigenous Business, Enterprise and Corporations Conference, to be hosted by The University of Western Australia on December 3 and 4.

Kimberly Klub Awards Presentation

UWA Indigenous students win Kimberley Klub awards

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Recently three Indigenous students from the Kimberley won awards from Garnduwa Amboorny Wirnan's Kimberley Klub program.

Event photo

Kevin Rudd visit

Friday, 7 September 2012

Former Prime Minister, the Honourable Kevin Rudd MP visited Shenton House on 30 August 2012 to meet with students and the WASAC Committee and to attend a barbecue with School and community members.  

Group photograph: SIS Science, Engineering and Health Camp 2012

SIS Science, Engineering and Health Camp 2012

Monday, 20 August 2012

In the recent July school holidays, 50 enthusiastic Indigenous high school students from across the state converged on the University and participated in the School of Indigenous Studies' Science, Engineering and Health Camp.