education

Finding a pathway to success: A fascination with science and a desire to make a difference

March 18, 2021

When Associate Professor Dr Martina Sanderson-Smith joined UOW as a young science student, she wasn’t clear of the path ahead.

Susie reflects on ‘wild ride’ as five years of study come to an end

March 16, 2021

Outstanding graduate keen to kick-start career in storytelling Susie Alderman never expected that her five-year degree at UOW would end with a Zoom call.

Why medicine is a passion for first-in-family graduate

March 11, 2021

Sam Jennings overcame learning difficulties to graduate with top marks Sam Jennings’s father always told him that they weren’t a lucky family.

A graduate in his 60s, Keith says it’s never too late to start studying

March 11, 2021

Indigenous graduate focusing on future in social activism It is never too late to learn or to try something new.

Geetika’s passion for science led her to Wollongong

March 8, 2021

Biomedical graduate thrilled to use degree to make a difference in people’s lives Geetika Maddirala was finishing high school and deciding what to do next.

2021 UOW Ramsay Scholars welcomed

March 4, 2021

Second cohort to begin Bachelor of Arts in Western Civilisation in School of Liberal Arts The 2021 Ramsay Scholars have been welcomed to UOW to undertake the Bachelor of Arts in Western Civilisation in UOW’s School of Liberal Arts (SOLA), supported by a scholarship funded by the Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation (RCWC).

WATTLE Connect and Create Session with DVC(E) Prof Theo Farrell

March 2, 2021

The first WATTLE ‘Connect and Create’ session for 2021 will be held on Tuesday 9 March from 4 pm – 5 pm AEDT.

How UOW helped high school student Kacey Robinson find his place

February 25, 2021

Targeted apprenticeship provides young Aboriginal man with career pathway At the end of year 10, Kacey Robinson was searching for something different.

Statistical computing course: An introduction to SPSS | 31 March

February 25, 2021

A one day statistical computing course will be held for UOW students and staff.

Students sing away the COVID blues

February 23, 2021

When the coronavirus pandemic hit Australia, student Kaitlin Lawler’s final year was thrown into peril.

Graduate Careers Virtual Expo | Thursday 11 March

February 23, 2021

Careers Central are excited to announce their Graduate Careers Virtual Expo will be on Thursday, 11 March, 2021 from 10.30am – 2.30pm.

2020 Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT): Recipients announced tomorrow

February 23, 2021

2020 Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT) recipients announcement.

A lesson in appreciation: The shift to remote learning during COVID-19

February 18, 2021

The 2020 school year began tentatively, with a menacing pandemic in the shadows.

Sutherland Shire-based UOW student passionate about saving local environment

February 18, 2021

Holt Estate Environmental Science Scholarship to help Charlie Gluskie achieve his dreams Charlie Gluskie’s childhood and adolescence was spent exploring the natural wonders of the Sutherland Shire.

Work with our talented UOW students through a UOW internship

February 16, 2021

Careers Central are looking for UOW departments and units to host students through the subject CRLP200: Career Ready Learning & Practice.