Community

Early Start Community: Join closed Facebook group and win

May 26, 2020

Early Start Community is an online community space for like-minded parents, Discovery Space members (and non-members), educators and researchers to join for parenting support, advice and some fun.

Virtual excursions at Science Space

May 26, 2020

From FREE to low fee, Science Space has pulled together some amazing Virtual Excursion options for families and schools.

UOW Cares conversations

May 26, 2020

Whilst working from home, the Community Engagement team have been checking in with a number of UOW’s valued community partners to see how their coping with the challenges presented by COVID-19.

Seeking volunteers: Meals for students

May 21, 2020

As part of the work to help students during the COVID-19 pandemic, UOW is coordinating a range of community organisations to come on to campus and provide cooked meals and supplies to students.

UOW Innovation Campus – The Innovation Series: Mateship is Contagious Campaign

May 21, 2020

By working together, we can solve many of the challenges facing the Illawarra today.

Podcasts produced by UOW academic win gold in New York

April 30, 2020

Two podcasts co-produced by the UOW’s Associate Professor Siobhan McHugh have received top honours in the New York Festival Radio Awards,  which has bestowed honours on the best audio storytelling from around the world since 1982.

‘Mateship is Contagious’: Join the campaign and start the spread of positivity

April 30, 2020

The recently launched ‘Mateship is Contagious’ campaign is making headlines of kindness around the Illawarra.

The surfing scientist

April 30, 2020

In this episode of the Lab Notes podcast presenter (and UOW Alumnus) Dr Leo Stevens talks to Prof Marc in het Panhuis about flexibility in work, life and science, and hear how a love for the ocean has come to underpin his research as well as his down time.

Kids’ Uni continues to provide early education, care and support in centre and for our families at home

April 28, 2020

Kids’ Uni has remained open and operating throughout all levels of shut down to offer services to families who have continued to work.

An interview from UOW Early Start: The balancing act between working from home and homeschooling

April 28, 2020

Join Early Start’s Leanne Gibbs in a heartfelt conversation with Professor Lisa Kervin, discussing the ups and downs of juggling working from home and homeschooling.

How do you work from home, home school children and stay sane?

April 23, 2020

How do you work from home AND home school children AND stay sane?

Fun virtual and home-friendly activities for the kids

April 23, 2020

There are so many fun activities to do together at home, but sometimes it’s hard choosing what to do!

Earth Day with iAccelerate & Innovation Campus

April 23, 2020

In recognition of the transformative power of Earth Day, a global movement, the UOW Innovation Campus worked with iAccelerate and the Sydney Business School to bring you a very special, green episode of #iARemote.

‘Mateship is Contagious – Start the Spread’: A campaign for kindness during COVID-19

April 21, 2020

Do you have a good news story that demonstrates mateship in our community?

New podcast to help students get dream job ready

April 21, 2020

Proud UOW graduate Dane Sharp has launched a new Podcast and video series aimed at helping students, graduates and job seekers get ready for their “dream job.” The “Dream Job Ready” podcast involves a series of guests sharing stories of how how they got to where they are in their careers, the challenges and opportunities that come up, mistakes, achievements and learnings, and advice on how to best prepare for a career move.