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Wednesday 3 August 2022

UOW PhD candidates go head-to-head in Three Minute Thesis competition

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Wednesday 3 August 2022

UOW statistician awarded by the American Statistical Association

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Stories

To read or not to read? Is that the question?

Declarations of not-reading are not just complacent admissions of ignorance

Expert commentary on US Supreme Court decisions: restrictions on women’s right to abortion, expansion of religious freedom and access to guns

Decisions the result of decades long plan to remake American society by political and religious conservatives

UOW experts available for comment (27 June - 1 July)

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

We asked the public about being lonely during lockdowns. For many, Zoom calls weren’t enough – and some still haven’t recovered

With lockdowns having receded, we should look at ways to reconnect physically with friends rather than relying on digital means

Girls’ mental health has been affected more than boys’ during the pandemic

New research finds that school-aged girls’ mental wellbeing has been disproportionately affected by the COVID pandemic when compared with boys

World Trade Organization steps back from the brink of irrelevance – but it’s not fixed yet

Considerable challenges remain for the WTO and its role in promoting and protecting a global rules-based trading system


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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