Latest UWA News

Illicit online wildlife trade continues despite pandemic
Forum to focus on aged care workforce
Dads play an important role this festive season
Robots and technology to change retail as we know it
$15 million in funding to support health and medical research
Seabed critters found to stabilise subsea pipelines
Researchers buzzing over new business to improve bee health
Jupiter and Saturn to converge in rare spectacle over Perth skies
UWA telescope captures severe weather events on closest star to Earth
New national hub to tackle top environmental challenges
Virtual reality documentary to bring mega-telescope project to life
Researcher to investigate antimicrobial resistance and its links to toilets
National psychology standards to boost Indigenous mental health workforce
Mathematicians recognised for solving three-decade old problem
UWA law student, Sophie Coffin, wins 2020 John Koowarta Scholarship
Understanding mental health impacts of COVID measures
Tobacco Control Award 2020
New facility to tackle complex ocean engineering challenges
Critically endangered possum calls local backyards home
New Environmental Protection Authority Chair appointed
Awards and achievements
Childcare centres urged to adopt new policy to boost kids’ physical activity
Join in festive spirit at UWA’s annual Christmas concert
Can governments mandate a COVID vaccination?
New Screenwest production kicks off Lotterywest Films for Perth Festival
New funding to support innovative medical research
Charity golf day supports leukaemia research
Researchers design new software to automate traffic surveys
New approach to Aboriginal restorative justice helps reduce reoffending
Team preparing for billion-dollar telescope shortlisted for Nobel Prize of supercomputing
Local stars to shine bright at Perth Festival 2021
Study finds impacts of no jab no pay/no play polices overstated
Forrest Research Foundation supports new discoveries
Geologists probe ancient African volcanoes in WA
Routine testing for COVID-19 can make surgery safer
Blood pressure medications not effective in majority of cases
Trump tweets divert media from potentially damaging news
Indigenous knowledge influences seagrass restoration
Fiddler crabs show selective attention when faced with danger
What does a Biden Presidency mean for Australia?
Australia may miss out on several COVID vaccines if it cannot make mRNA ones locally
New exhibition explores artist and western suburbs icon ‘the walking man’
Pioneering physicist awarded Australia’s top prize for science
Researchers count 13 new species of fanged arachnids in Pilbara
New report finds WA charities doing it tough
Cancer researcher to tackle high rates of relapse after sarcoma surgery
Ancient clay may be a piece in puzzle to how life on Earth began
UWA and ECU launch Children’s University partnership