University News

Teaching and Learning

Kelly Ann Couzens

Student on trail of crime-solving medical experts

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

The men who sought justice for poisonings, murderous cadaver-trading, baby-farming, infanticide, shootings and rapes that happened more than 100 years ago in Scotland are being tracked down by a young Baldivis woman.

Professor Ian Small

UWA success at Premier’s Science Awards

Friday, 22 August 2014

The University of Western Australia's strength in science was recognised last night when its staff won two major categories in the 2014 Premier's Science Awards and a former UWA Vice-Chancellor was inducted into the Western Australian Science Hall of Fame.

Julie Weeks

Vet takes up Latin as ‘dead’ language comes alive

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Julie Weekes has been a lawyer and works part-time as a vet, but she's back at The University of Western Australia studying for a third career change - this time one that revolves around her first love, ancient languages.

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Visit Information Services on Open Day

Friday, 8 August 2014

Coming to the UWA Open Day on Sunday 10th August? Information Services has an exciting range of activities planned for Open Day to help you explore our six subject libraries.

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Link Week Expo

Friday, 1 August 2014

Would you like to be Linked to the university community and the supports and services available?

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Visit us on Facebook for your chance to WIN!

Monday, 28 July 2014

Visit the UWA Information Services Facebook page over the next few weeks to find out how you can win a $50 Co-Op Bookshop voucher. We’ll be hiding a voucher in a book in the collection each week and releasing daily clues on our Facebook page. Make sure you ‘like’ the page to be amongst the first to see the clues as we post them!

Subject library Orientation Tours

Thursday, 24 July 2014

Information Services will be running several programs over the coming weeks to welcome new students and staff to the University. The subject libraries are running orientation tours and information sessions and these can be a great way to learn about the facilities and services on offer!

Changes to Reid Library opening hours

Monday, 21 July 2014

We have made a number of changes to the Reid Library opening hours for Semester 2, 2014 based on student feedback and usage in previous Semesters:

New partnership invests in Myanmar's future

Thursday, 17 July 2014

Woodside and The University of Western Australia have formed a partnership to support the developing nation of Myanmar, formerly Burma, as the country restores its education system.

Kriti Sharma, Tithi Kulkarni and Dominic Wu (5th Year medical student at UWA)

Camp to help leavers make the ‘big decision’

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

Sixty high-achieving Year 12 students from around the State were the first to trial The University of Western Australia's latest initiative to help arm school leavers with a better understanding of the opportunities available to them to enhance their professional futures.