Professor David Mackey

World-leading ophthalmologist wins Churchill Fellowship

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

Professor David Mackey, one of the world’s leading researchers in the genetics of eye disease, has received a 2015 Churchill Fellowship.

Anton Vojkovic

Military honours for UWA MBA student

Friday, 26 June 2015

Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Squadron Leader Anton Vojkovic has faced many challenges over his career.

Zhong Xien Yeoh

West Perth student wins State Brain Bee Challenge

Wednesday, 24 June 2015

Year 10 student Zhong Xien Yeoh from Shenton College who lives in West Perth has won the State championships at the Australian Brain Bee Challenge and will go on to represent WA at the National Championships in December.

The Giants

The Giants help PIAF win national award

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

The Perth International Arts Festival’s biggest-ever event has won a Helpmann Award for Best Special Event as well as 13 prestigious Helpmann Award nominations for artists and performers at the 2015 Festival.

UWA Business School

Over $1 million in scholarships awarded to UWA Business School students

Monday, 15 June 2015

The UWA Business School has awarded more than $1 million in scholarships and prizes to its highest achieving students this year.

Amy Darby and Wayne Stensby

ATCO Australia scholarship helps Amy pursue Accounting dream

Friday, 12 June 2015

UWA Business School student Amy Darby has been presented with the 2015 ATCO Australia Undergraduate Scholarship in recognition and support of her ongoing efforts to complete a Bachelor of Commerce.

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Entrepreneurial protégés shine in Microsoft competition

Tuesday, 9 June 2015

Four teams of Entrepreneurship students from the UWA Business School have reached the semi-final stage of Microsoft’s Protégé 2015 Competition and will complete with 12 other teams from across Australia.

Professors Nigel Laing

Staff and graduates earn Queen's Birthday Honours

Tuesday, 9 June 2015

Six staff members and 10 graduates of The University of Western Australia have been honoured by their inclusion on the 2015 Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

Winners Kirsty Marshall and Anouska Freedman

UWA Marketing students win inaugural Dukbill Quack Awards

Thursday, 28 May 2015

Two UWA Marketing students have won the Inaugural Dukbill Quack Awards with a quirky video spoof of Australia’s cricketing culture.

UWA researcher recognised for outstanding science contribution

Monday, 25 May 2015

One of the world’s most highly cited plant scientists from The University of Western Australia has been made a Fellow by the Australian Academy of Science for his contribution to science and scientific research.