Congratulations to Rob Greenhalgh

Monday, 9 November 2009

The Faculty wishes to offer our congratulations to Rob Greenhalgh who has won one of only two individual awards in this year's Work Safety Awards Western Australia.

UWA student wins geoscience scholarship

Tuesday, 27 October 2009

A postgraduate student and lecturer in mechanical engineering at The University of Western Australia has won a prestigious national scholarship.

Congratulations to the University Engineers’ Club (UEC)

Tuesday, 27 October 2009

The Faculty is pleased to announce that the UEC has been awarded the title of Best Faculty society for an unprecedented second year running.  Congratulations to all of the students involved, particularly the UEC committee and those who supported them in 2009.

UWA staff helping to raise the profile of Australian universities in China

Tuesday, 27 October 2009

As part of the Australian Government’s Study in Australia 2010 (SIA 2010) initiative to raise Australia’s international education reputation in an increasingly competitive marketplace which was announced by Deputy Prime Minister, the Honourable Julia Gillard MP earlier this year, staff from the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics at UWA have participated in a series of film interviews.

UWA researchers dominate WA Science Awards

Friday, 23 October 2009

Researchers from The University of Western Australia have dominated the list of finalists for this year's Western Australian Science Awards.

UWA staff members Winthrop Professor Cheryl Praeger, Professor of Mathematics and Australian Research Council Federation Fellow; and Professor Peter Quinn, Director, International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research and Premier's Fellow in Radio Astronomy are two of the three finalists in the Scientist of the Year category.

Vale - Professor Alan Billings

Monday, 12 October 2009

It is with sadness that we advise of the passing of Alan Billings, a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, Australia.

Final Year Dinner

Monday, 12 October 2009

The University Engineers' Club (UEC) is holding a final year dinner for all graduating students on the 26th October. All staff members are also invited to attend the evening and congratulate final year students on their achievement.

National Undergraduate Water Prize – Call for Nominations

Monday, 12 October 2009

The Undergraduate Water Prize is open to all final year students whose final year project is on a water related topic.

Science Education in the 21st Century – Lecture by Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman

Friday, 9 October 2009

Professor Carl Wieman, Nobel Laureate, will speak during this public lecture on using the methods of science to teach science.

Congratulations to Jana Sperschneider, 2009 ANZ Anita Borg finalist

Friday, 9 October 2009

The Faculty is delighted to offer our congratulations to Computer Science and Software Engineering PhD student, Jana Sperschneider, who has been selected as a 2009 ANZ Anita Borg finalist. As a finalist, Jana will travel to Sydney to attend the Anita Borg Scholars Retreat. Selected participants from the retreat will then travel to America for the world finals.