Alumni stories

ALUMNI STORIES

UOW alumni are achieving their dreams. They shared their journeys with us to help inspire others. Choose a study area below. 

FEATURED PROFILE

TIM ELLIS

Tim Ellis was recently awarded an honorary doctorate for his contribution to business and innovation.
Tim Ellis

FEATURED PROFILE

DR TEENA DOWNTON

Teena was awarded the Young Alumni Award in 2014 for her commitment to rural health. 
Dr Teena Downton

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ALUMNI IN THE MEDIA

KASHAYA KUEMMEL, TIANA SIMICIC
All-women legal firm gives UOW students a hand
Illawarra Mercury | 18 February
LORIN REID
Young poet plans a career in slamming
Illawarra Mercury | 5 February
NESAN KISTAN
Crushing lesson of Port Arthur massacre profoundly changed life trajectory of victim's son Nesan Kistan
The Daily Telegraph | 28 January
ROBERT CARROLL
Australia Day 2015: Robert Carroll recognised for juvenile justice work
Illawarra Mercury | 25 January
ARNOLD PEREZ
The Quarantine Hauntings inspired by the girl in the pink dress
Illawarra Mercury | 22 January
SAM DUNSTER
UOW graduate lands job with Facebook
Illawarra Mercury | 19 January
AMY COPELAND
Little Shop of Horrors at the Illawarra Performing Arts Centre
Illawarra Mercury | 13 January
DR JANE KREIS
On the Move
ArtsHub | 13 January
DEBRA HOCKING
Indigenous trauma course: University of Wollongong teams up with Harvard
The Age | 12 January
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