New podcast series goes behind the scenes of research into Australia’s natural and cultural history

April 15, 2021

This podcast series by two pun-loving scientists will take listeners behind the scenes of some of the world’s most advanced research into the natural and cultural history of Australia and its nearest neighbours.

The ones to follow: Alumni turning heads

April 13, 2021

The talent, creativity and impact of UOW alumni and academics reach far and wide.

How baked bat guano helped archaeologists understand our ancient past

April 13, 2021

Experiment reveals the chemical changes undergone by artefacts found in caves inhabited by bats In an experiment to understand better how ancient artefacts are altered by the sediment in which they are buried for thousands of years, Australian archaeological scientists buried bones, stones, charcoal and other items in bat guano, cooked it, and analysed how this affected the different items.

New podcast: Grants and Pitching

April 13, 2021


Researchers ask Illawarra and South Coast residents to share their shark tales

March 25, 2021

Interactive mapping project explores human-shark encounters and their effects on ocean-users Researchers at UOW are asking Illawarra and South Coast residents to share details of encounters they have had with sharks, in an effort to better understand the full gamut of human-shark relations.

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.

Cultural events: Harmony Week and National Close the Gap Day

March 16, 2021

Harmony Week | 15 – 21 March This week is Harmony Week, which celebrates Australia’s cultural diversity.

UOW Global Enterprises current job vacancy

March 16, 2021

UOW Global Enterprises is seeking a dynamic and detail orientated Data Analyst Officer to support its organisational strategy development, organisational decision making and compliance processes.

Advantage Pharmacy is now open on campus

March 9, 2021

UOW Pulse is extremely excited to announce that “Advantage Pharmacy” is now open on campus located in building 11.

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).

UOW Pulse launches the Pulse Pantry for students

March 4, 2021

After an overwhelming response to the pantry packs in 2020 to support students during the COVID-19 pandemic, UOW Pulse is excited to announce a new initiative to continue to support UOW students.

UOW over summer: Activities for students

December 8, 2020

UOW is expecting a large number of international students will remain onshore during the 2020/2021 summer period due to ongoing travel restrictions.

UOW Season’s Greetings e-cards available

December 8, 2020

2020 UOW Season’s Greetings e-cards are now available for faculty and divisional use.

Staff reminder: UOW branded templates and resources available on the intranet

November 19, 2020

A reminder that staff can access templates and resources to help create on-brand, professional presentations, documents, images, videos and more via the SMCU’s tools and resources intranet page.

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).