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Thursday, 8 April, 2021

Researchers discover seaweed molecules can help heal wounds

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Thursday, 8 April, 2021

Vale Carla Zampatti

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UOW growing medical treatments and jobs in the Shoalhaven

University of Wollongong researchers are growing jobs and materials from the sea for medical treatments through a project in the Shoalhaven area to farm and process seaweeds that will then be used biomaterials such as cell carriers in medical implants.

Education professionals gear for 2014 Summer Institute

Hot topics in education practice and theory - including curriculum change, language, autism spectrum disorder, assessment and teaching English overseas are being examined at the 2014 Summer Institute from 14–17 January.

Learning Labs expands its outreach

The highly successful UOW ‘Learning Labs’ program has started today (13 January) in a new expanded format.

Launch for five-day Women in Engineering Summit

A five-day summit begins at the University of Wollongong on Monday (13 January) aimed at encouraging young women to consider a career in an overwhelmingly male dominated area – engineering.

UOW’s 20-year unmatched funding to train new generation of power engineering academics

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has announced it will receive almost $1 million funding from the electricity industry over the next three years which will improve power quality and reliability to households and businesses throughout New South Wales.

Reception for high-achieving HSC students

A scholarship reception for high-achieving HSC students, who recently completed the Higher School Certificate, will be hosted by UOW Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Wellings tomorrow (Friday 3 January).

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