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Friday 26 November 2021

Green light for 100 per cent renewable power

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Wednesday 24 November 2021

UOW partners with Fulbright Australia to host prestigious scholarship program

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Reuters correspondent to give free public lecture

Reuters correspondent JJ Robinson will visit UOW to give a free public lecture on Thursday 6 February.

Coastal research collaboration with Brazil begins

 The coasts of southeastern Australia and southern Brazil have much in common – and now coastal researchers from the two countries will benefit from working more closely together. 

Call for caution over handling bats due to risk of deadly virus

Public health warnings about coming into contact with bats should be stepped up to prevent the risk of exposure to a potentially deadly virus, according to a new study.

One of the world’s largest steel manufacturers visits UOW

Delegates from one of the world’s largest steel manufacturers, BaoSteel, visited UOW this week to collaborate with the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences.

Evidence-based solutions to the problem of alcohol-fuelled violence needed

A University of Wollongong legal academic has added her voice to the debate over the NSW Government’s recently announced response to widespread anxiety about alcohol-fuelled violence.

Geoscientist’s outstanding contribution rewarded with Academy of Science award

One of Australia’s most highly respected geoscientists, who is currently an Honorary Professorial Fellow at the University of Wollongong, was today (21 January) announced a recipient of a prestigious 2014 annual award from the Australian Academy of Science.

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