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Friday 17 September 2021

Committed to social justice, 30 years on

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Wednesday 15 September 2021

Before the fire comes: New study finds ways to minimise home damage

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Closing the widening gap

Professor Paul Chandler, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Inclusion and Outreach), on the latest Close the Gap report.

Children’s Commissioner hosts public discussion on Bellambi community initiative

It’s Our Place aims to break the cycle of disadvantage and create happier, healthier, more sustainable communities

UOW expert commentary this week (19 - 23 November)

UOW academics provide expert comment, opinion and analysis on a range of ongoing and breaking news stories.

Online community helps parents navigate nutrition with children

Dr Megan Hammersley’s research examines how to support families to establish healthy lifestyles

Study aims to give kids healthy habits

Researchers work with parents to develop healthy eating, exercise, screen and sleep routines in young children

Early Start’s Intergenerational Playgroups benefit young and old

Children and grandparents enjoy active play in relaxed, research-focused environment

Our experts

The University of Wollongong boasts world-leading experts across a range of disciplines. Staff from the University’s Media and Public Relations Unit can assist with finding relevant experts, organising interviews and providing answers to specific questions.

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Phil Orchard

Expertise: Asylum seekers, refugees, war-affected civilians, humanitarian efforts, international aid, forced migrants

School of Humanities and Social Inquiry

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