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The Stand exists to unlock the knowledge and expertise inside the University of Wollongong (UOW), telling stories about our people and their accomplishments that inform, educate and inspire. This magazine was born out of a renewed sense of place, purpose and values that will guide the University in fulfilling its role in exploring how to resolve society’s large and complex social, environmental and economic challenges.
We believe education is one of the most powerful transformative forces on communities and individuals. It opens minds and helps people find purpose, meaning – and solutions for the world’s most pressing challenges.
This is our unified story – a story that draws on our past, understands the present, and looks to the future.
Pioneering behaviour change
Content warning: the following story mentions child and sexual abuse.
Aussie Slang you need to know at UOW
Every country in the world has its own lingo and Australia is no different. Here is our official UOW Aussie slang guide.
Five skills to learn before you move out of home
From budgeting to bulk cooking, these are the things that will make the transition as seamless as possible.
A High Schooler’s Guide to University
Two months ago, I set out on one of the greatest, most frightening adventures of my life; university.
Bright minds, bold ambitions and boundless passion
Three UOW alumni share the stories of coming of age and finding their dream jobs right after uni
A globetrotting friendship
A University snow trip to New Zealand helped push Barron Hanson and Michael Appleford from childhood acquaintances to best mates. They’ve been chasing each other around the world ever since.