A Lifetime of Giving Back to the Community

Wednesday, 17 June 2020

One of the first group of UWA graduates in Medicine in 1959, Clinical Professor Bryant Stokes AO, neurosurgeon, has not only used his specialised training to treat patients with neurological conditions with skill and compassion but has also made time to facilitate improvements in the level of healthcare available to the people of Western Australia.

UWA students celebrate Volunteer Week virtually

Wednesday, 17 June 2020

As a result of COVID-19, for the first time UWA Guild Volunteering held all events virtually for this year’s National Volunteer Week, which ran from 18 to 24 May. 

2020 Warden of Convocation Clinical Professor Lesley Cala

New Leadership of UWA Graduates

Tuesday, 2 June 2020

Greetings to all UWA Graduates from the new Warden, Clinical Professor Lesley Cala

Ros McKinlay on site at White Flag mine in 1988

UWA farewells first female engineering graduate

Thursday, 30 April 2020

The University of Western Australia is saddened to note the passing of UWA’s first female engineering graduate Roslyn MacKinlay (nee’ Clarke).

Virtual Convocation Ordinary Meeting

First ever virtual Ordinary Meeting for Convocation

Tuesday, 28 April 2020

Unprecedented times have called for extraordinary measures right across The University of Western Australia, including for the Convocation of UWA Graduates.

Convocation Flag

Convocation Flag Flies For One Week

Tuesday, 28 April 2020

Convocation of UWA Graduates: Convocation flag flying from community flag pole for one week.

50th Reunion Celebration

50th Reunion of Graduates of 1970

Thursday, 23 April 2020

This year is the 50th anniversary for graduates of 1970.

2020 UWA Convocation Election Results

Thursday, 23 April 2020

RESULTS OF CONVOCATION ELECTIONS OF WARDEN, DEPUTY WARDEN AND MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF CONVOCATION

Dr Nick Coatsworth

UWA graduate joins Australia’s front line medical team in Canberra

Tuesday, 7 April 2020

While he may feel he was lucky to be “in the right place at the right time”, there’s no doubt that the skills and experience gained from working in some of the world’s most vulnerable and war-torn countries helped UWA medicine graduate Nick Coatsworth secure the role of Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Australia.

2019 Convocation Sports Star of the Year Awarded to Nat Fyfe

Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Nat Fyfe is a footballing superstar.

He is also an MBA student at UWA.

In 2019, not surprisingly, having pocketed his second Brownlow Medal as the AFL’s best player, he was also UWA’s Convocation Sports Star of the Year.