climate change

UOW climate warriors fight for a healthier planet

November 11, 2021

They’re in their early twenties, fresh-faced but also fiercely committed and hopeful that together, they can change the future of our climate.

Global Climate Change Week | 18 – 24 October

October 12, 2021

Global Climate Change Week (GCCW) encourages Universities and their communities across all disciplines and countries to engage with each other, their communities, and policy makers on climate change action and solutions.  This year, GCCW runs from Monday 18 October to Sunday 24 October 2021.  UOW and our community partners have developed a schedule of events, activities and resources to raise awareness of climate change and drive action toward achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals, in particular Goal 13: Climate Action.  Be sure to follow @UOW on Twitter and use the hashtag #UOWGCCW to share your thoughts and ideas.  You can also spread awareness by using a Climate Action Zoom background during the sessions, available on the website.  For more information about activities happening during the week visit  

Online seminar: Climate change, disaster and mental health

November 12, 2020

In late October, UOW Global Challenges road tripped to UOW’s regional campuses and ran a seminar from Bega campus on ‘Climate, disaster and mental health’.

Pulse wraps up a successful Global Climate Change Week

October 27, 2020

Last week the Pulse team celebrated Global Climate Change Week, hosting online and in person events to raise the awareness of climate change and the actions we can take to make changes and develop solutions for the future.

Stunning art exhibition weaves tales of climate change

August 15, 2019

A captivating, immersive exhibition is shining a light on the connection between art and science, and providing a unique insight into the critical issues facing our planet.

SMART Seminar Series

July 16, 2018

Tuesday 17th July l 2pm-3pm l SMART, Bldg 6, Room 105 Risk-based bridge assessment under changing load-demand and environmental conditions.

The Future Of: Climate Change and Our Coral Reefs, featuring Dr Sarah Hamylton

May 14, 2018

“The Future Of…” series asks a variety of UOW experts and researchers the same five questions, to provide insight into the potential future states of our lives, communities and world.

Scholarships available for HDR students: Climate Adaption Conference 2018

March 15, 2018

Five scholarships are on offer to any full-time post-graduate student to attend this year’s Climate Adaption conference in Melbourne, from 8 – 10 May.