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‘Out of this World’ webinar series | 22 and 29 September

September 21, 2021

Science Space are hosting two free virtual Q&A sessions for our young space enthusiasts with well-known experts in science and astrophysics.

IGA Xpress celebrates 5th birthday

September 21, 2021

IGA Xpress on campus is celebrating its 5th Birthday today (Tuesday 21 September).

UOW Soul Food Recipe eBook

September 20, 2021

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the UOW Soulfood Recipe project recently!

What makes a good app for kids?

September 16, 2021

As much of Australia grapples with lockdown, parents are fighting a losing battle to drag their kids away from screens.

Dementia webinar series | 22 September

September 16, 2021

Detection of cognitive impairment and dementia in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples attending primary care Join Adjunct Professor Mark Wenitong and Adjunct Professor Edward Strivens as they discuss the clinical and cultural best practice principles of detection and diagnosis of cognitive impairment and dementia in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples attending primary care.

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival | 21 September

September 16, 2021

Today marks a special day in many Asian communities where people celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival (Mooncake Festival) by gathering for dinners, worshiping the moon, lighting paper lanterns, and sharing mooncakes.

Early Start and Science Space school holiday programs

September 14, 2021

Keep the kids entertained these school holidays with programs from Early Start and Science Space!

UOW Southern Sydney supporting students’ mental health for R U OK? Day 2021

September 9, 2021

In honour of R U Ok?

How the Women’s Weekly changed our food culture

August 3, 2021

The Australian Women’s Weekly changed the way we eat, the recipes we cook, and the food we love.

Early Start Speaker Series: Supporting the learning and development of our children

July 27, 2021

Early Start has released a four-part online Speaker Series event covering topics such as food & movement, math, play & literacy and self-regulation.

5 tips for maintaining resilience, from UOW experts

July 20, 2021

These times are tough, and everybody’s mental load has increased.

How to parent a four-year-old? Turn on the telly and follow the lead of these dogs

July 8, 2021

Parents interested in enriching their children’s lives could learn a thing or two from a pair of playful cartoon dogs – namely Bandit and Chilli, the father and mother from the hit ABC series Bluey. Child development experts say the show, starring the little blue heeler pup, Bluey, 6, and her sister, Bingo, 4, has a lot to teach us about the importance of play.

Why we reach for music in times of stress

July 6, 2021

What songs bring you comfort in times of stress?

‘Kindness is hugely underrated’: Professor Patricia M. Davidson’s approach to leadership

July 6, 2021

New Vice-Chancellor on her love of nursing, what drives her, and her ambitions for UOW Kindness is not a word usually associated with leadership.

UOW celebrates Pride Month with a purpose

June 29, 2021

UOW Vice-Chancellor, Professor Patricia M.