Education

Comments Welcome – Review of Academic Advice to Students Policy: Closing 13 December

November 30, 2019

A review of the Academic Advice to Students Policy and Guidelines on Good Practice Provision of Academic Advice to Students is now underway.

UOW hosts 2019 Fellowship and Alumni Awards

November 28, 2019

Outstanding UOW alumni and distinguished members of the community were recognised at the 2019 Fellowship and Alumni Awards Dinner on Wednesday, 27 November.

International conference shines a light on equity in higher education

November 27, 2019

Hundreds of experts from across the higher education landscape will meet in Wollongong this week with the aim of exploring how education institutions can embrace the rich knowledge, skills, experiences and cultures that students from diverse backgrounds bring to universities and further education providers.

BBC Aiming Higher series: Our story of education without borders

November 25, 2019

UOW is thrilled to have partnered with BBC StoryWorks and the International Association of Universities to tell our story of education without borders.

Do you know of an outstanding graduate with a great story to tell?

November 21, 2019

The UOW media team is looking for graduation stories for December’s ceremonies, from the faculties of Business, and Engineering and Information Sciences.

How a former pro surfer discovered a love of science

November 18, 2019

Dr Jessica Dobson didn’t think that she wanted to go to university.

2019 Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health Learning and Teaching Forum | 6 December

November 18, 2019

Registrations are now open to attend the 2019 SMAH Learning and Teaching Forum.

Journalism graduate shares how cancer changed her life

November 14, 2019

Jessica Olson has always been a natural storyteller.

UOW School of Law’s outstanding rankings results

November 14, 2019

The University of Wollongong (UOW) School of Law is now placed 78th in the world following the recent release of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject.

Jack graduates with distinction despite disappointing HSC results

November 14, 2019

University of Wollongong graduate Jack Nuske never dreamed of achieving a distinction average at university after underwhelming results in high school.

How a PhD student became an acclaimed novelist

November 11, 2019

Dr Julie Keys had always wanted to be a writer.

Discovery Space Family Fun Pass: Four weeks for only $79

November 11, 2019

How much fun can you fit in 4 weeks?!

Fascination with true crime leads Chloe to future in criminology

November 11, 2019

The last few years have been incredibly busy for Chloe Bishop.

Aunty Gail Wallace shares her journey, from Aboriginal Mission to law graduate

November 7, 2019

When Aunty Gail Wallace was a young girl, she believed that she was destined for a life of labour, for a life working in domestic situations or in the fields.

Are you the next apprentice?

November 7, 2019

Story by Shoshana Dreyfus and Trish Weekes, English Language and Linguistics Program, School of Humanities and Social Inquiry Study at university is all about learning new knowledge and skills, preparing for a career, making friends and growing as a person … but what about the idea of apprenticeship?