Associate Professors Mark Pegrum and Grace Oakley from The University of Western Australia’s Graduate School of Education have won an Australia-Japan Foundation grant from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
The grant worth $22,000 will help middle school students in Australia and Japan create and share multimodal e-books to support their learning about each other's language and culture. Grace and Mark together with other partners from four universities in Japan will support school teachers to build sustainable links.
Professor Farid Boussaid, Head of the School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, has received a citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning from the Australian Awards for University Teaching.
UWA’s Institute of Advanced Studies has awarded PACE visiting Professor, Hak-Keung Lam, the Robert and Maude Gledden Visiting Senior Fellowship for 2017. Professor Lam will be visiting PACE early next year (2017).
A study at The University of Western Australia that looked into ways of preventing respiratory health problems in premature babies has been listed in the top 10 projects for 2015 at the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Awards.
The ECM Faculty’s vision to create a revolutionary teaching and learning space has reached an exciting stage – ECM and Campus Management are seeking input from across UWA to help improve the value of the project and future-proof EZONE UWA – the University's highest infrastructure priority.