High school girls working on a project

Female engineers share industry experiences online

Wednesday, 17 June 2020

A panel of female industry leaders with some of the most diverse and creative engineering careers in Western Australia will share their experiences at an online event next Tuesday to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day.

Matt Navarro, smiling and ready to take to Reddit

Having a Pint of Science at Home

Tuesday, 19 May 2020

UWA Marine ecologist and economist, Dr Matt Navarro, has shared his expertise with the public by joining the live Pint of Science Ask Me Anything event on 13 May.

female playing piano on the top of a car trailer

Mobile grand piano entertains local Perth aged-care residents

Friday, 1 May 2020

With many elderly and vulnerable Australians remaining inside their homes during the COVID-19 outbreak, a musician from The University of Western Australia has helped provide musical entertainment for the residents of a Perth aged-care facility. 

Virtual Convocation Ordinary Meeting

First ever virtual Ordinary Meeting for Convocation

Tuesday, 28 April 2020

Unprecedented times have called for extraordinary measures right across The University of Western Australia, including for the Convocation of UWA Graduates.

Convocation Flag

Convocation Flag Flies For One Week

Tuesday, 28 April 2020

Convocation of UWA Graduates: Convocation flag flying from community flag pole for one week.

50th Reunion Celebration

50th Reunion of Graduates of 1970

Thursday, 23 April 2020

This year is the 50th anniversary for graduates of 1970.

Charlotte Birkmanis, one of the six UWA semi-finalists

UWA researchers to showcase their science findings live

Friday, 3 April 2020

Six early career researchers from The University of Western Australia researching topics such as how their self-image influences the way leaders lead others and how to stop deadly bacteria from accessing sugar in the body have been selected to present their research at the 2020 FameLab Western Australia semi-final.

Saba Saheli, Roger Cook and Tim Colmer

WA patients to benefit from medical research boost

Friday, 6 March 2020

Western Australia's medical innovation and research capabilities have received a substantial boost with $2.5 million from Lotterywest.

2019 Convocation Sports Star of the Year Awarded to Nat Fyfe

Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Nat Fyfe is a footballing superstar.

He is also an MBA student at UWA.

In 2019, not surprisingly, having pocketed his second Brownlow Medal as the AFL’s best player, he was also UWA’s Convocation Sports Star of the Year.

Bungu image credit Jess Wyld

Perth Festival Lights Up for 2020

Friday, 7 February 2020

Perth Festival’s epic summer celebration of people and place bursts into brilliant life this weekend to welcome everyone to share another fantastic February full of promise and wonder.