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Funding boost for mental health support in schools

Thu, 29 Aug 2019

Researchers at The University of Western Australia have been awarded more than $17 million in federal funding for 11 research projects, including $236,437 to design a suite of tools, resources and guidelines to support principals, school counsellors and teachers respond to students’ social and emotional wellbeing and mental health needs.

Hot off the press!!!

Tue, 04 Jun 2019

Just in!

"How to Win a Nobel Prize"has been shortlist for a WA Premier's Book Award. 

The Minister for Culture and the Arts, David Templeman announced the shortlist for the 2018 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards today. 

The Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards aims to support, develop and recognise excellence in writing.

This year, there are four awards:

UWA 2025 future scientists!

Thu, 18 Apr 2019

What a delight to meet with UWA 2025 future scientists Noah and Claire. 


Nobel Laureate Professor Barry Marshall met with junior scientists Noah and Claire to talk about science, engineering and problem solving. Noah shared his book review of"How to Win a Nobel Prize"and demonstrated that he's quite the Marie Curie fan. And Claire too had some interesting suggestions following her recent egg drop experiment.


We hope to see these students in the lab soon, making their own scientific discoveries!