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Exam sustenance in the Reid Library

Friday, 15 May 2015

Good news! In response to your feedback, the Reid Library Café will be trialling new extended exam opening hours commencing Monday 18th May. The café will be open from 7am until midnight every day until the end of exams to help sustain you through those late night study sessions!

24/7 opening at the Reid Library

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

From Monday 18th May through to the end of the Semester 1 examination period, the Reid Library will be open 24/7. Entry to the library after 10pm is via Campus Card swipe access and is restricted to UWA staff and students.

Faculty of Education Prize Giving Ceremony

Annual Prize Giving Ceremony Winners

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

The Faculty of Education held its Annual Prize Giving Ceremony last night at The University Club (11 May 2015) where 100 guests were present to recognise excellence and the achievements of past and present students.

In attendance was the State Education Minister and current UWA Alumni, Hon Peter Collier together with UWA representatives and leaders within the community who kindly donated and provided their support for the event.

Share your thoughts about the Library for your chance to WIN an Apple Watch!

Monday, 11 May 2015

UWA Students! Share your thoughts about UWA Library services, facilities and resources via our 2015 client survey to go in the running to win one of two Apple Watches (Sport model).

Record-breaking enrolments for the School of Indigenous Studies

Friday, 8 May 2015

Six hundred UWA undergraduate students are enrolled in the School of Indigenous Studies’ Aboriginal Encounters: Strangers in our Backyard unit this semester, an increase of 140 per cent from the previous year.

The unit, which examines contested Australian history from Indigenous perspectives, has been running for six years and continues to increase in popularity.

Dr Melody Miolin

Medical placement program offers new hope for rural communities

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Medical students from the Rural Clinical School (RCSWA) at The University of Western Australia are more likely to work in remote locations after graduating, a recent report has shown, which is having a positive impact on  rural and remote communities that often struggle to gain access to medical practitioners.

2015 AATE/ALEA National Conference

Four Scholarships Up for Grabs to National Conference

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Four Scholarships are up for Grabs to the 2015 Australian Literacy Educators' Association (ALEA) and Australian Association for the Teaching of English (AATE) National Conference (3 - 6 July 2015). 

OneSearch and eBook pop-up help - May 2015

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Come and visit us to learn some tips and tricks for using OneSearch and working with eBooks.

3D printed peacock

3D Printing Trial in the Science Library

Monday, 27 April 2015

You can now print in 3D in the Science Library thanks to the generous UWA alumni who contributed to the 2014 Alumni Annual Fund. The 3D printing service is available to all UWA staff and students as well as alumni and community members.

Dr Catherine Noske

New editor for Westerly

Friday, 24 April 2015

The Westerly Centre is happy to announce that Dr Catherine Noske has just joined The University of Western Australia as the new editor of Westerly magazine.

Dr Noske joins Westerly from Monash University where she completed a PhD in creative writing last year. She has held a Residential Fellowship at Varuna (National Writers' House), won the A.D. Hope Prize of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, and was a Visiting Research Scholar in the Writing Programme at Warwick University, UK.