The ones to follow

from 2016

The talent, creativity and impact of UOW alumni and academics reach far and wide. These are just a few we like to follow. This is the world from their perspective.

The artist

NYC based artist and illustrator, David McLeod has worked on projects with companies such as Mastercard, Toyota and Canon.

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Colourflow 1 #flocking #iridescent #procedural #fbf #davidmcleod

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#bubbles #yolk #珍珠奶茶 #davidmcleod

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Claim to fame

UOW graduate and Nashville star, Clare Bowen has made her mark in film, theatre, television and music.

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Going through oldies. I'm never going to figure out how I ended up in this picture. There are no words for the wonderful. #PureAndSimple

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3D Bioprinting

Professor Gordon Wallace is a leading researcher at UOW in the development of new intelligent materials and 3D printed parts for bodies.

Cake boss


After graduating, Katherine Sabbath followed her heart and took a chance in the baking world and now has over 325,000 Instagram followers ‘hearting’ her creativity.

Fashion police

Taking over the world, one makeover at a time. Donny Galella is making his mark on the fashion world with his quirky Instagram and style blog.

Balancing act


Tanya Poppett is a fitness instructor with a passion for life. Her unique style of training has caught the eye of over 350,000 followers.

Fresh fun


Launched by a group of UOW alumni – Nicholas Underhill, Nicholas Watts, Ryan Frazer and Kevin Loo – this is the official account for Future Perfect Magazine, providing a fresh Australian perspective on news, art and culture.

The Google guy


Google’s Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand, Jason Pellegrino has a passion for life and all things Google.

David McLeod
Bachelor of Creative Arts, UOW 2006

Clare Bowen
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Performance), UOW 2007

Professor Gordon G Wallace
Bachelor of Science (Hons 1st Class), Deakin University 1978
Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University 1983
Doctor of Science, Deakin University 2000

Katherine Sabbath
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (English Literature), UOW 2009
Graduate Diploma in Education Secondary, UOW 2010

Donny Galella
Bachelor of Commerce (Management & Marketing), UOW 2000

Tanya Poppett
Bachelor of Primary Education, UOW 2013

Nicholas Underhill
International Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies (Hons) (Journalism), UOW 2013

Nicholas Watts
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Creative Writing), UOW 2011

Ryan Frazer
Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy), UOW 2012
Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Human Geography), UOW 2013

Dr Kevin Loo
Bachelor of Medical Radiation Physics (Advanced), UOW 2009
Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, UOW 2015

Jason Pellegrino
Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy), UOW 1997