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Great minds meet in Wollongong to turn ideas into action

Leading researchers visit Wollongong for University Global Partnership Network conference.

UOW listed in world’s top 200 ‘most international’ universities

The University of Wollongong’s standing on the world stage has taken a major boost with news it is among the top 100 most international universities, according to the United Kingdom’s Times Higher Education (THE).

University of Wollongong joins global partnership

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has accepted an invitation to join the University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) as the Australasian member.

UOW signs on with prestigious Japanese research group

A two-decade-long partnership between researchers at UOW and a prestigious Japanese institute is furthering materials for sustainable energy and development.

Crunching the numbers for better cancer care

Study shows best locations for radiotherapy treatment centres to deal with growing need for cancer care. 

Academics unite to increase awareness of climate change

More than 260 academics (updated 13 October) in 38 countries across six continents have joined a unique global initiative to increase people’s awareness and understanding of climate change and its impact.

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