Community

Artists as imagineers: How COVID-19 has impacted the arts

January 21, 2021

In Australia and across the globe, COVID-19 has brought theatres, galleries, music venues, performers, and television and movie productions to the brink.

On the front line: Our alumni share their story of fighting one of Australia’s worst bushfires

January 19, 2021

Australia’s Black Summer was like no other, with the bushfires that raged across the nation leaving many of us overwhelmed and in disbelief at the devastation they caused.

Is your child ready for school?

January 19, 2021

Every year, countless parents debate whether their child is ready for the world of primary school.

SciFri Cinema presents: The Goonies

January 19, 2021

To celebrate the start of a new year, we are holding a special SCIFRI CINEMA screening of the cult classic, The Goonies.

EmerCALD wins Community Innovation Award

December 10, 2020

The EmerCALD (Emergency Communications for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities) team based at the SMART Infrastructure Facility, has been awarded the Community Innovation Award as part of the Illawarra Multicultural Awards announced last week.

Christmas gifts at Early Start Discovery Space

December 8, 2020

The Early Start Discovery Space Gift Shop is open Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 am – 11:30 am AND Saturday and Sunday from 9.30 am – 11.30am and 1.00pm -3pm.

Accommodation students raise over $3,423 for men’s health

December 8, 2020

Residents of Weerona, International House, Marketview and Campus East have got on the mo wagon, and have raised (at time of writing) $3,423 for Men’s health during the month of Movember.

UOW staff go the extra mile for medical research

November 26, 2020

The annual Michael Tynan Challenge (MTC) went virtual for the first time in 2020.

STEM Career Panel | 9 December, 2:30 pm

November 26, 2020

Do you know a school leaver, job seeker, or someone thinking of a career pivot?

Triple Fret | 26 and 27 November

November 17, 2020

The School of the Arts, English and Media presents Triple Fret, Graduation show featuring new works by 3rd year Bachelor of Creative Arts (Music) students.

Food+ with Care Project: Thank you and December volunteering opportunities

November 17, 2020

Thank you to all of the staff, students, and community members who have contributed to the Food+ with Care Project.

Science Space WaterWorld Holiday Camps for ages 6 -12

November 17, 2020

Our popular school holiday science camps are back with a splash this January as we embrace all things water.

Postponement of 2021 Goodwill Hunting initiative

November 5, 2020

Dear Goodwill Hunting Friends Due to the ever-changing circumstances of COVID-19 and the current health advisories, we have made the difficult decision to postpone Goodwill Hunting for 2021.  Your health, the health of our volunteers and the health of our students is at the forefront of this decision.

Free Early Start Webinar | Restoring a sense of safety: Supporting children, families and communities in times of crisis

November 3, 2020

Join us for our second instalment in the free Early Start Webinar Series on Wednesday 25 November at 7pm.

The School of the Arts, English and Media (TAEM) Spring 2020 Productions

October 29, 2020

Like theatre venues the world over, TAEM has been able to slowly open the doors to the public once more.