education

Communicating in a crisis: Putting life and balance on the line

January 21, 2021

As a five-year-old, Jake Lapham featured in a home movie with a toy microphone in hand, parroting select words he had heard on the nightly news about a nearby bushfire.

Postgraduate and discounted short courses webinars

January 19, 2021

Postgraduate & discounted short courses webinars If you’re considering postgraduate study in 2021, attending a webinar is a great way to get the information you need before you apply or enrol in your course.

Business Graduate Certificates launched for 2021

January 19, 2021

We’ve launched four new Graduate Certificate courses in Business that will be included in the increased the number of Commonwealth supported places and have included all our Business Graduate Certificate degrees for 2021.

Same high quality courses, now more affordable and flexible

January 19, 2021

UOW has been working to make our postgraduate courses more accessible and we are now able to offer discounted fees across a wide range of graduate certificates.

Emeritus Professor a lifelong advocate for the arts

December 17, 2020

Professor Amanda Lawson reflects on achievements of long, distinguished career.

From a mathematician to a university leader

December 17, 2020

Emeritus Professorship a career highlight for retired UOW academic.

UOW College Australia graduation 2020

December 15, 2020

The College recently celebrated their first virtual graduation for Academic and Vocational students with a pre-recorded event which recognised 570 graduates for successfully completing their studies in 2020.

PhD students from SMAS shine at the Best Student Presentation Awards of The International Environmetrics Society

December 15, 2020

PhD student Laura Cartwright, a Statistics PhD student with the School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics (SMAS), won the Best Student Presentation Award from The International Environmetrics Society (TIES) at the 2020 annual meeting held in the first week of December 2020.  Another UOW Statistics PhD student, Quan Vu, was the runner up.

Space without borders

December 8, 2020

Meet Usman Iftikhar, a mechanical engineer and entrepreneur on a mission to democratise space to drive sustainable development.

New Course Handbook launched

December 3, 2020

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) has announced the launch of the University’s new Course Handbook.

UOW wins AFR Higher Education Award for Learning Experience

November 26, 2020

Preparing to Teach Online program enabled smooth transition to remote learning during COVID-19 pandemic UOW has been named winner of the Australian Financial Review 2020 Higher Education Award for Learning Experience in recognition of the University’s rapid and effective transition to remote learning in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Free membership of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE)

November 26, 2020

UOW staff can sign up to receive member benefits of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE) via UOW’s unlimited membership.

Registrations Open: 2020 Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH) Learning & Teaching Forum

November 24, 2020

Registrations are now open for the 2020 SMAH Learning & Teaching Forum.

Student-run journal attracts interest from international affairs scholars

November 17, 2020

Erica Bell founded Frontier to create opportunities for UOW students in competitive market When Erica Bell was struggling to find opportunities to work or intern in her dream career, she decided to forge her own path.

UOW Commerce student wins 2020 Illawarra and South Coast Local Business Awards

November 17, 2020

Youngest participant to win the award in the new business category A UOW student with an entrepreneurial mindset has won an award at the 2020 Illawarra and South Coast Local Business Awards (ISLBA).