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Thursday 29 July 2021

Research centre drives improvement in chronic pain services and outcomes

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$1 million funding to support entrepreneurs in bushfire-affected regions

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Early Childhood Education Diploma a boost for local families

A new Diploma of Early Childhood Education at UOW College will help provide the best possible start in life for local children and boost employment opportunities in the childcare sector.

Researchers seek participants for innovative Down Syndrome clinical trial

The Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI) based at the University of Wollongong is currently seeking participants for a clinical study which is looking at the effects of a specific compound on Memory and Cognition in people with Down Syndrome.

Scientists create artificial muscles from fishing line

Ordinary, everyday fishing line has been used to produce artificial muscles with super-human strength.

Conference addresses challenges ahead for school leaders

Three of Australia’s leading educationalists will spearhead the University of Wollongong's 13th Educational Leadership Conference on Friday 21 February.

Meet the man who has completed the fastest ever circumnavigation of the Earth on foot

In December 2011, Dr Tom Denniss a UOW Bachelor of Mathematics graduate and founder of renewable energy company Oceanlinx, embarked on a run around the world to raise money for Oxfam.

New target identified in fight against Motor Neurone Disease

Researchers publish important paper on the cause and spread of Motor Neurone Disease.


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