CEME offshore engineer wins prestigious science award

Thursday, 25 August 2016

CEME researcher and lecturer Dr Scott Draper last night won the prestigious $10,000 Woodside Early Career Scientist at the 2016 Premier’s Science Awards in Perth.

Ellenbrook Primary School Year 1 Class Winners of UWA Open Day Competition

UWA Open Day Competition Winners

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

What would our world be like without teachers?  This was the question the Faculty of Education at UWA put forward to Western Australian school students as part of this year's UWA Open Day. 

Primary and secondary schools were invited to contemplate and discuss the idea with their students and to reflect on the important work teachers undertake everyday in the classroom.

Jane Pillow

Research to help premature babies recognised in national awards

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

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.

Game of EZONEs UWA – Design Challenge

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

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.

Dr Scott Draper receives his Premier's Science Award

Young UWA researchers recognised in Premier's Science Awards

Friday, 19 August 2016

An internationally recognised offshore engineering researcher and a PhD student at UWA with a passion for improving the ear health of Indigenous children are among the winners of this year’s Premier’s Science Awards.

Celebrating Alumni who change the world

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Mathematics graduate and professor of Biology at Stanford University has received this year’s Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 Alumni Achievement Awards ceremony held on Friday 12 August.

Professor Marcus Feldman was joined by other extraordinary alumni, recognised in four other award categories – Women in Engineering, Changemaker: Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Community Service and Young Alumnus.

Tamsin Cook

Swimmer Tamsin Cook takes home silver in Rio

Thursday, 11 August 2016

The University of Western Australia congratulates UWA-West Coast Swimming Club member Tamsin Cook who has anchored Australia to silver in the 4 x 200m freestyle relay in Rio.

Awards and achievements

UWA awards and achievements - July 2016

Thursday, 4 August 2016

The University of Western Australia has a continual roll call of awards, scholarships and prizes presented to staff and students.

EECE PhD student Shenglong Yu

EECE PhD Student is the first prize winner of the IEEE Australia Council 2015 Student Paper Contest

Thursday, 4 August 2016

EECE postgraduate, Shenglong Yu, won First Prize at the IEEE Australia Council 2015 Student Paper Contest. The contest is an opportunity for students in the electrical and electronics and related engineering disciplines to showcase their work.

Andrew Guzzomi

UWA flaming seed team, finalists in WA Innovator of the Year competition

Thursday, 28 July 2016

Researchers at The University of Western Australia who invented a new technique for ‘flaming’ wild seeds have been nominated as finalists in the WA Innovator of the Year competition.