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UOW joins global social learning community

A global audience with a thirst for knowledge will have the opportunity to tap into research-based education.

UOW wins Westpac Australia-China Business Award

The University of Wollongong (UOW), Australia, received a Westpac Australia-China Business Award on 28 May for providing quality education and training services to the Greater China region.

New initiative to boost student employability

A new initiative that prepares students for the workforce by offering practical, real-world experience outside the classroom was officially launched at UOW on Tuesday 26 May.

Learning through play - Australia’s only children’s museum launches in Wollongong

Australia’s only dedicated ‘children’s museum’, and the first-of-its-kind in the world based on a university campus, has been launched at UOW.

Science students make pilgrimage to pinnacle of physics world

Teaching student Zac Gorton poised to visit the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva.   

Why are young Australian unis punching above their weight?

The latest Times Higher Education rankings of universities under 50 years old paints a positive picture for the Australian higher education sector.

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