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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.
Carbon neutrality, greenhouse gases, net-zero: understanding the lingo of a sustainable future
On 5 June, to mark World Environment Day, the University of Wollongong (UOW) announced its commitment to carbon neutrality by 2030. It follows years of devastating natural disasters exacerbated by climate change, including the Black Summer Bushfires and recent East Coast floods.
UOW medical students give back
A team of UOW students have been working to help their adopted community in the wake of disaster
A student’s advice for getting the most out of Open Day
Choosing the right university can be quite daunting, especially if you have no idea what to look for. Here are 7 tips from a UOW student on ways to ensure you leave Open Day confident about your future
The future of education is already here
The main role of modern education is to support the next generation of youth in taking on our brave yet slightly broken world
10 ways to organise student life at UOW
10 tactics that have helped me become a more organised student.
Our future in their hands
They’re in their early twenties, fresh-faced but also fiercely committed and hopeful that together, they can change the future of our climate