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Proposed alliance between UOW and a community college in Hong Kong

The University of Wollongong (UOW) is currently engaged in negotiations with City University (City U) in Hong Kong, which could see UOW strengthening its position as a global higher education provider in North-East Asia.

Report for UN says ozone hole a major climate driver in Southern Hemisphere

Ozone changes in the Southern Hemisphere have had a significant impact on climate, natural ecosystems and food production over the past few decades, according to a new report for the United Nations. 

College recognised for outstanding commitment to gender equality

UOW College has been named a 2014 Employer Of Choice for Gender Equality by the Australian Government’s Workplace Gender Equality Agency.

NEC Australia to invest $25m into Wollongong region

Leading global technology solutions and services company NEC Australia has today signed an agreement with UOW that will trigger an investment of $25 million in the region and the creation of more than 100 jobs.

Open education lowers barriers to formal study

Advocates of open education convened on 10 November to discuss the future of the Open Education Resource University (OERu) at a meeting hosted by University of Wollongong (UOW) Deputy-Vice Chancellor (Education) Professor Eeva Leinonen.

Award winning playwrights watch students bring their work to life

Bachelor of Performance students are this week premiering three original plays written by three award-winning Australian female playwrights for their end of year assessment at University of Wollongong (UOW).

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