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Monday 20 March 2023

UOW’s annual Graduate Careers Expo brings top employers under one roof

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Friday 17 March 2023

UOW to lead the region’s innovators to the Illawarra Energy Expo in Canberra

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Stories

Social media monitors Pitch perfect

A young entrepreneur at the forefront of social media analytics has won this year’s iAccelerate Pitch.

Indian students humbled to meet their ‘God of Cricket’

It was one of those cricketing moments that would have put a satisfied smile on the face of the late Sir Donald Bradman.

Children as young as three are engaging in bullying behaviour

One in five children aged between three and five years old engage in bullying, according to UOW academic Dr Cathrine Neilsen-Hewett.

Projects promise to improve Australian road safety and aid in search and rescue missions

A vehicle safety monitoring system, a Hex Copter Drone and a river mapping system using sonar technology will be among innovative projects on display on Friday 31 October when UOW’s School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering (SECTE) hosts its annual Innovation Fair. 

Showcasing HoverTanks to Enterprise Testing Services

Watch out as Holodeck SDK, Advocates, Hovertanks, OmniSocial and Enterprise Testing Services are on their way.

Little admirals sail into perfect storm of creative play

A community outreach program that will encourage Illawarra and South Coast children to engage in more interactive and creative play will kick off this weekend at the Jervis Bay 100th Year of Education in the Territory centenary celebration.


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Tony Okely

Expertise: Children and physical activity, sedentary behaviour, motor skills

Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities

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