UOW has TEQSA accreditation renewed
The University of Wollongong has had its registration as an accredited Australian university unconditionally renewed by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) until March 2025.
Enhancing learning through Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Education Senior Lecturer Dr Rory Sie, with UOW’s Learning, Teaching and Curriculum department, is implementing new technology to make the process of higher education study more accessible and supportive.
Staff profile: Dr Ann Rogerson, Senior Lecturer Faculty of Business
After starting her career as a travel agent with former Australian airline, Ansett, Dr Ann Rogerson - a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Business - spent over 20 years ascending the ranks of management in sales and marketing, operations, human resources and legal affairs.
Library Makerspace - a community hub of creativity and innovation
An autonomous robot, 3D printed radiation test rats and a hovercraft are just some of the quirky creations to evolve from UOW’s Library Makerspace since it opened just over a year ago. The space has captured the creative minds of students and staff, with a range state-of-the-art technologies available for experimentation.
Academic staff add cultural value to curriculum delivery
Jindaola is a new educational development program for staff at UOW which takes an Aboriginal approach to embedding Indigenous Knowledges and perspectives into the curriculum. It is modelled on traditional Aboriginal systems for conducting business and maintaining knowledge integrity.
UOW takes proactive measures in student retention
UOW has taken steps to help mitigate the loss of students who are more vulnerable to dropping out of their studies, by setting up a new Student Transition and Retention team within the Outreach, Pathways and Co-Curricular Department.
UOW finalist for global teaching award
The University of Wollongong (UOW) became the only Australian university to be listed as a finalist for the prestigious Global Teaching Excellence Award (GTEA) for two consecutive years when the award’s 2018 finalists were announced last month.