Community

Discovery Space launches Aboriginal dance and art workshops

April 17, 2019

Discovery Space is running Aboriginal dance and art workshops in May and June, delivered by Nin & Nate, a creative collaboration between local Aboriginal designer Linda Kennedy (Yuin) and local Aboriginal dancer and choreographer Nathan Leslie (Gamilaraay).

Interested in hosting an international student?

April 15, 2019

UOW College Australia is seeking new host families* for students aged 10-17 years visiting Wollongong for short 2-4 week stays in 2019.

Antarctic Footprints exhibition

April 15, 2019

‘Antarctic Footprints’ is a public exhibition documenting the human presence and impact on Antarctica over the last century.

School Holiday Sports Camps

April 10, 2019

With a focus on participating and having a good time, our Sports Camps are excellent for introducing kids to new sports and for keeping them active during the holidays.

Ace the ATAR: HSC workshop

April 10, 2019

This unique program for Year 12 students, run by psychologists at UOW’s Northfields Clinic, will help you beat the stress of your HSC and focus on effective study.

Free UOW short course: The power of podcasting for storytelling

April 10, 2019

Join UOW Associate Professor Siobhan McHugh for a free, two-week short course investigating the power of audio including tips for developing your own podcast.

A House for Life: Engineering a Net Zero Energy Dementia Friendly House Presentation

April 8, 2019

The Desert Rose House is a net-zero energy home designed, built and operated by students from the University of Wollongong and TAFE NSW.

Autism Teaching and Research Workshop Series

April 7, 2019

::Thinking Outside the Box:: Creating Innovative Solutions for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum Individuals on the autism spectrum encompass a wide range of characteristics including interests, skills, and support networks.

UOW Cares: Walk for Autism

April 3, 2019

On 2 April 2019 we recognised World Autism Day, celebrating the unique talents of those with autism and putting a spotlight on the hurdles that people with autism – and others living with autism – face every day.

Star Wars family night at Science Space

April 3, 2019

Come along for this family FUNFEST at Science Space Wollongong on the eve of May the Fourth.

University celebrates 25 years of artistic partnership with Yirrkala artists

March 28, 2019

Three young Yolngu artists from Yirrkala, an Aboriginal township in Arnhem Land, hosted a print-making workshop for University of Wollongong students and staff on Friday 15 March to celebrate the 25th anniversary of a partnership between the artists of Yirrkala and the University.

Easter Eggstravaganza

March 28, 2019

Hop into the Early Start Discovery Space this April for an egg-cellent evening packed full of Easter activities.

UOW Cares: National Close the Gap Day

March 28, 2019

On 21 March 2019 we recognised National Close the Gap Day, a day of action to pledge support for achieving Indigenous health equality by 2030.

The bush doctors

March 28, 2019

In Australia’s many regional and rural areas, access to healthcare can often be compromised by the tyranny of distance.

Hand in Hand Charity Art Exhibition

March 20, 2019

UOW Cares is proud to support SCARF – Strategic Community Assistance to Refugess Families.