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Tuesday 31 January 2023

Australia Day awards and honours for academics and community members

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Tuesday 31 January 2023

$8 million committed to Bushfire and Natural Disaster Centre

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Stories

Physics breakthrough paves the way for next generation communications

An international team of researchers has combined fundamental ideas of quantum mechanics with modern optical technology to take light on a one-way trip for the first time.  

Researchers from around the world visit UOW for stats conference

The National Institute for Applied Statistics Research Australia (NIASRA) within the School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics at University of Wollongong will host a weeklong conference on statistical methods from 3 February.

UOW ranked as one of the best modern unis in the world

UOW has been ranked in the top 25 young universities in the world for the second consecutive year.

Governments challenged to go ‘back to basics’ on infrastructure planning

 Australia’s decision makers have been challenged to think longer term to meet the infrastructure challenges of the Asian century. 

Lord Mayor’s honour for Solar Decathlon team

The University of Wollongong’s Solar Decathlon-winning Team UOW Australia received the Wollongong Lord Mayor’s Special Award as part of Wollongong City Council’s Australia Day Awards.

UOW launches free online course in mathematics

UOW has launched a new online course, 'The Reluctant Mathematician', in partnership with its local library network.


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Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities

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