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VC All Staff Update | Next Wed 8 Sept, 11 am – 12 noon

August 31, 2021

Save the date for the next Vice-Chancellor’s All Staff Update on Wednesday 8 September, 11 am – 12 noon.

COVID-19 update: Thursday 22 July 2021

July 22, 2021

Dear Colleagues, I hope you continue to stay safe and well during the fourth week of Greater Sydney’s lockdown.

NSW Government announces mass vaccination rollout boost

July 6, 2021

On 1 July, the NSW Government announced they will establish two new mass vaccination centres in preparation for a larger supply of Pfizer vaccines.

COVID-19 update: Tuesday 29 June 2021

June 29, 2021

In addition to the COVID-19 update posted on Saturday evening 26 June, staff are asked to note the following arrangements for accessing campus facilities and on-campus businesses while the current NSW Public Health stay-at-home orders are in place.

COVID-19 update: New mask regulations and Covid Safe practices

June 22, 2021

With recent COVID-19 positive cases and case locations identified within our communities and new mask requirements announced today, staff are reminded to remain vigilant with regards to Covid Safe practices.  These include:  wearing a mask is mandatory when in indoor spaces and providing goods or services to members of the public as well as use of public transport.  This now includes the Greater Sydney area including Wollongong and Shellharbour LGAs.  As such masks are required to be worn for indoor locations while on campus where members of the public (including students) are present.  This includes classrooms, Library, exams, service counters, Science Space and Discovery Centre.  Office areas that do not have members of the public visit are exempt.  Masks are available from the FMD Service Centre.  staying home if unwell and get a COVID-19 test if displaying symptoms  practicing healthy hygiene habits such as washing your hands regularly, disinfecting shared surfaces or equipment  checking in to facilities using QR codes  remaining 1.5m away from others where reasonable to do so and wear a mask where this can’t be maintained, and  check your eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccination and book your appointments.    For more information please refer to NSW Health Covid-19 site and the UOW Covid Safe Response site on the intranet. 

Staff update: 18 June 2021

June 18, 2021

Dear Colleagues, Last night I joined community and business leaders at the annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout, at the UOW Innovation Campus.

Windows 10 updates for IMTS managed machines

May 18, 2021

IMTS will be updating all Windows 10 machines that have been flagged as running an unsupported version to ensure these machines are kept secure.

Vice-Chancellor’s All Staff Strategic Update: Recording and presentation slides now available

March 25, 2021

Information from the Vice-Chancellor’s All Staff Strategic Update today is available on the intranet.

Save the date: Vice-Chancellor’s All Staff Strategic Update | 23 March

March 4, 2021

Please save the date for the Vice-Chancellor’s next strategic update to all staff, which will be live streamed on Tuesday 23 March from 11 am – 12 noon.

Pulse update: Exciting things happening on campus

January 21, 2021

Welcome back to campus We have some exciting new changes happening around campus to bring more variety and additional options for students and staff.

Save the date: Vice-Chancellor’s All Staff Strategic Update | 9 November

November 3, 2020

Please save the date for the Vice-Chancellor’s next strategic update to all staff, which will be live streamed on 9 November, from 11 am – 12 noon.

Universe – 7 August Special Edition | COVID-19 Update

September 10, 2020

Dear Colleagues As we see out a different looking Week 1 of Spring session for 2020, I am inspired by the resilience and flexibility our staff and colleagues in ensuring the safety and well-being of our students and the community.

Universe – 3 August Special Edition | COVID-19 Update – Staff health and safety reminder

September 10, 2020

Dear Colleagues The University is continuing to closely monitor the developments of the COVID-19 pandemic locally, within NSW and Australia, as well as internationally.

Vice-Chancellor’s All Staff update | Friday 7 August 2020

August 7, 2020

Dear Colleagues As we see out a different looking Week 1 of Spring session for 2020, I am inspired by the resilience and flexibility our staff and colleagues in ensuring the safety and well-being of our students and the community.

COVID-19 update: NSW hotspot information

July 14, 2020

Latest COVID-19 case locations in NSW Crossroads Hotel in Casula and Picton Hotel in Picton If you attended the Crossroads Hotel in Casula or the Picton Hotel in Picton on the dates below, or have been advised by NSW Health that you are a close contact of a confirmed case: immediately self-isolate until 14 days after you were last there get tested even if you have no symptoms watch for COVID-19 symptoms and get retested should any symptoms recur even if you get a negative test, you must stay in isolation for 14 days (this is because it can take 14 days before you may show symptoms or test positive).