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Indigenous health project shares in $9million of ARC funding

Projects to boost Indigenous health and examine the history of IVF among latest funded by ARC. 

High school students put ink to paper with visiting manga artists

Japanese language and cultural high school students attended a manga drawing workshop with two visiting international artists at the University of Wollongong recently.

Medical Researchers discuss Alzheimer’s and Motor Neurone Disease breakthroughs

Leading medical researchers will converge on Wollongong this week as UOW hosts the second annual Proteostasis and Disease Symposium.

Announcement for new health care facility in Nowra

UOW's Graduate School of Medicine will officially announce on Thursday 6 November that it has entered into an agreement with Grand Pacific Health (GPH) which will provide exciting opportunities for both students and local health professionals as part of the new health precinct in Nowra.

Fair ignites passion for science in young minds

More than 850 primary and high school students from the Illawarra, Sydney and beyond will present their experiments at the UOW Illawarra Coal Science Fair on Wednesday 5 November.

First official PetaJakarta tweet sent from SMART Infrastructure Facility

PetaJakarta, a pilot study utilising a geosocial intelligence framework to map instances of flooding in the capital city of Indonesia, Jakarta, was officially launched in Wollongong on 29 October.

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