The leap of faith across oceans that paid off

Finding purpose in conflict and sorrow

Seeking safety, finding belonging

A refugee’s journey to Wollongong

Creating change

Mark Dombkins and Andrew Wade are creating change that matters. Here’s how.

The heart of social justice

Rising up for a better tomorrow

Outlook Magazine is the University of Wollongong’s flagship publication for alumni featuring stories about and by our incredible graduates from around the world.


Using the brain on the bench

Electromaterials pioneer and NSW Scientist of the Year, Professor Gordon Wallace has discovered an innovative way to read your mind.

All care, great responsibility

"Something I learned very early in my career is that one letter to a politician is worth much more than a New England Journal of Medicine publication."

2017 Alumni Awards

Each year, UOW Alumni Awards uncover exceptional alumni making an impact in diverse fields of endeavour right across the globe.

Gilly goes to Google

UOW Brand Ambassador and Aussie cricketing legend Adam Gilchrist AM had an inspiring message for Google’s staff when he visited recently.

Home and away

The Alumni Relations Team’s mission is to connect with as many UOW alumni as possible, no matter where they are in the world. Considering there are over 140,000 UOW alumni worldwide, this is no small feat. Luckily we love what we do and are always looking for new ways to reach out and offer you a reason to stay in touch with us.

Tangling with Tertangala

The Tertangala has been UOW’s student magazine – by students for students – since 1962. In the intervening decades it has been a forum for political, controversial, subversive and just plain funny commentary. We bring you five former editors, and the two current editors, of the Tert to talk about what the magazine meant to them and what the big issues have been over the years.