It takes a certain strength to take a stand. The strength to step outside the norm and take on society’s most pressing challenges.
At the University of Wollongong, our story is one of hard work, determination and fearless thinking which fuels our quest for a better future. We call it Wollongong Strong, and once you’ve found it, you’ll take with you—wherever you go.
For Professor Bert Roberts, Director of CABAH (ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity & Heritage), the stories of the past provide lessons on facing the environmental and social challenges of the future.
For Professor Alison Jones, UOW Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Health and Communities) and world-leading toxicologist, responding to the needs of society drives her mission to revolutionise access to education and healthcare for all.Learn More
For Professor Sue Bennett, a leading global expert on digital technology and education, the information revolution will challenge us to think, and learn, differently.
For Phil Stevenson, philanthropist and UOW donor, the decision to lend his support was born from witnessing first-hand the determination of students to have a positive impact in the community.