An expert in enhancing teaching and learning in higher education, an environmental epidemiologist who enables students to become well-rounded practitioners, and the coordinator of a program that matches students with industry professionals were this week recognised with prestigious awards.
The Poche Leadership Development Awards provide opportunities and
support for Indigenous students in medicine, dentistry and health sciences to
build their leadership skills and knowledge in health at local, national and
international levels. The Poche Centre
for Indigenous Health is pleased to present this Award to the following
Indigenous medical students:
The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia (DAFWA) and the family of two Australian victims of flight MH17, shot down over Ukraine on 17 July, are raising money to establish a scholarship at The University of Western Australia Albany in honour of Mr Arjen Ryder.
With electric vehicles soaring in popularity worldwide and 23 renewable energy vehicle (REV) charging stations around WA, a new program is a win-win for green transport, and for the student who developed it.
Stuart Speidel, a PhD student from The University of Western Australia’s School
of Electrical, Electronic and
Computer Engineering, will compete as a Finalist in the 2014 National
iAwards in Melbourne after winning the ‘Student Domaine' award for
his project REView at the 23rd Western Australian Information Technology and
Telecommunications Awards (WAiTTA).
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.