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UOW congratulates its Queen’s Birthday Award recipients

University of Wollongong (UOW) Vice-Chancellor, Professor Paul Wellings CBE, today congratulated four associates whose service was recognised in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours List in Australia and the United Kingdom.

Graduates celebrate at autumn ceremonies

From future innovators in medical research to those who will help shape our future society, more than 1,500 students celebrate their graduation.

Rethinking energy consumption through home retrofits

Figtree retirement village resident Roslyn Fairley is a self-described energy ambassador.

Pacific island communities take charge of food security and fisheries management

Vulnerable island communities are building resilience in the face of overfishing and climate change.

New Social Sciences Executive Dean announced

A senior figure in the public health sector in Australia, Professor Glenn Salkeld, will take up the role as Executive Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at UOW. 

Dads who read to their children give them an early start

Dads who read, draw, do puzzles and other activities are not only helping their children develop motor skills, they may also be shaping their learning ability.

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