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Latest News 2006

DATE TITLE  
  Dec 22, 2006   Shoalhaven Campus conducts graduation celebration  
  Dec 22, 2006   Successful UOW Formula team bound for Germany  
  Dec 22, 2006   Documentary planned on history of coal mining in the Illawarra  
  Dec 22, 2006   Two more graduates join IPRI's 'international family'  
  Dec 22, 2006   UOW academic honoured with Academy Fellowship  
  Dec 21, 2006   Illawarra's 'Young Ambassadors' visit UOW  
  Dec 20, 2006   Water researchers win Engineering award  
  Dec 19, 2006   UOW sports administrator to lead Australian team  
  Dec 18, 2006   David Hicks’ defence lawyer special guest speaker  
  Dec 15, 2006   ICIS celebrates its 21st birthday  
  Dec 15, 2006   Moss Vale holds graduations celebrations  
  Dec 15, 2006   UOW academic addresses Pacific Rim fraud conference  
  Dec 14, 2006   Loftus Education Centre holds graduation celebrations  
  Dec 12, 2006   UOW and City Council join forces to assist international students  
  Dec 12, 2006   UOW's UniCentre awarded for excellence  
  Dec 12, 2006   Summer graduation underway at UOW  
  Dec 11, 2006   UniVative Illawarra scheme now embedded in curriculum  
  Dec 11, 2006   Forum held as prelude to national technical staff conference  
  Dec 08, 2006   UOW academic wins Quality Teaching Award  
  Dec 08, 2006   Photography competition highlights UOW research  
  Dec 08, 2006   UOW staff get hairy for 'Movember'  
  Dec 08, 2006   National Circus Conference takes off  
  Dec 07, 2006   UOW heads Learning and Teaching Performance  
  Dec 05, 2006   GIS workshop points top students in the right direction  
  Dec 04, 2006   Town & Gown event gives insight into business coaching  
  Dec 01, 2006   Launch of Customer Service Support Network  
  Dec 01, 2006   UOW scores national award for learning and teaching program  
  Dec 01, 2006   Fabulous Risk: Danger and performance in circus and sideshow  
  Dec 01, 2006   Biomechanics researcher wins ‘Best New NSW Talent’  
  Dec 01, 2006   Engineering hosts annual Creative Design Competition  
  Dec 01, 2006   Small business clusters focus of a new book  
  Dec 01, 2006   UOW scores national award for learning and teaching program  
  Nov 30, 2006   Medical School receives maximum accreditation  
  Nov 24, 2006   Inspection signals start of Innovation Campus construction  
  Nov 24, 2006   Environmental Science students present final projects  
  Nov 23, 2006   Professor Howard Worner  
  Nov 22, 2006   Joint venture offers $28,000 scholarship  
  Nov 21, 2006   University Library to undergo major facelift  
  Nov 20, 2006   Workshop for Chinese Ministry of Public Security delegates  
  Nov 17, 2006   University acknowledged for significant water savings  
  Nov 16, 2006   UOW takes history to HSC students  
  Nov 16, 2006   Wollongong triumphs as inaugural Commonwealth University of the Year  
  Nov 16, 2006   UOW hosts cancer research donor function  
  Nov 16, 2006   UOW graduate receives top undergraduate thesis award  
  Nov 15, 2006   Workshop held on antibacterial resistance  
  Nov 13, 2006   Historic photographic collection launched  
  Nov 13, 2006   Scientist receives international award for desert research  
  Nov 13, 2006   "Slowmation" achieves world first in technology leadership awards  
  Nov 13, 2006   UOW thanks sponsors for scholarship support  
  Nov 13, 2006   Licence agreement for superconducting breakthrough  
  Nov 09, 2006   Extreme sport challengers return from Hawaii  
  Nov 09, 2006   Human proteins targeted in final 2006 Professorial Lecture  
  Nov 07, 2006   Farewell for long-serving admin officer  
  Nov 07, 2006   Historian appointed to PM's prize panel  
  Nov 03, 2006   Awards to educators on World Teachers' Day  
  Nov 01, 2006   Lecture questions claims that China discovered the world . . .  
  Nov 01, 2006   IMB to sponsor leadership program  
  Oct 31, 2006   Canadian visitor explores possible future co-operation  
  Oct 31, 2006   Statistical collaboration established with New Zealand Ministry of Health  
  Oct 30, 2006   Director of Australian Centre for Educational Leadership wins Nganakarrawa Award  
  Oct 26, 2006   Illawarra's largest 'pink ribbon' breakfast raises $2,800  
  Oct 25, 2006   UOW hosts state's first Regional Science Fair  
  Oct 25, 2006   UOW Momentum program awards participants  
  Oct 25, 2006   It's Hawaii bound for an extreme sporting challenge  
  Oct 24, 2006   Senior Thai education delegates visit UOW  
  Oct 24, 2006   From an automated pool maintenance system to an online diet planner . . .  
  Oct 23, 2006   Education Alumni Chapter acknowledges outstanding students  
  Oct 20, 2006   UOW Art Collection Curator conducting major Sydney exhibition  
  Oct 20, 2006   Physical education student tackles demanding Coolangatta Gold  
  Oct 20, 2006   Future UOW leaders meet the professionals  
  Oct 20, 2006   Golden Key holds New Members Reception  
  Oct 20, 2006   Latest IT research projects go on show  
  Oct 19, 2006   Appeal targets training to save lives  
  Oct 19, 2006   Clubs participate at inaugural awards night  
  Oct 19, 2006   Northfields Clinic celebrates 25 years of excellence  
  Oct 19, 2006   Wollongong student announced a NSW scholarship winner  
  Oct 18, 2006   David Suzuki makes return visit to Wollongong  
  Oct 18, 2006   Bill Shorten presents 26th Sir Richard Kirby Lecture  
  Oct 17, 2006   UOW academic receives award for anti-terrorist paper  
  Oct 17, 2006   UOW student wins top-10 share investment award  
  Oct 13, 2006   UOW Accommodation Services holds 'Concert in the Park'  
  Oct 13, 2006   Former diplomat addresses future of Australia and the UN  
  Oct 13, 2006   Professorial Lecture examines an artistic gold mine  
  Oct 13, 2006   Bushfire risk research centre officially opens at UOW  
  Oct 13, 2006   David Suzuki to make return visit to Wollongong  
  Oct 12, 2006   UOW academic delivers keynote address on global health  
  Oct 11, 2006   Wollongong ranks with Australia's best  
  Oct 11, 2006   UOW's Student Central welcomes 100,000th customer  
  Oct 11, 2006   Revived Amnesty International Society hosts inaugural disco  
  Oct 09, 2006   Wollongong the sole Australian university to run hazardous substances pilot course  
  Oct 06, 2006   UOW listed in Top 200 World University Rankings  
  Oct 06, 2006   Exercise Science program receives national accreditation  
  Oct 06, 2006   Calling all technical staff . . .  
  Oct 05, 2006   UOW to host 2007 Indigenous Games  
  Oct 05, 2006   Faculty of Law holds prize night  
  Oct 04, 2006   Renowned US scientist speaks on atmospheric change  
  Oct 04, 2006   Wollongong academic awarded top US accounting honour  
  Sep 29, 2006   Informatics holds Early Entry interviews  
  Sep 29, 2006   Black Opal hosts International Peace Day  
  Sep 28, 2006   Cutting edge research showcased at student conference  
  Sep 26, 2006   ITC Awards presentation evening  
  Sep 26, 2006   Community the big winner in projects announcement  
  Sep 25, 2006   UniCentre holds 'Bond 007' Annual Dinner  
  Sep 22, 2006   NT scientist presents Allan Sefton Memorial Lecture  
  Sep 22, 2006   Reincarnated 'Rhizome' is launched at UOW  
  Sep 22, 2006   Final Brewery talk challenges obesity 'crisis'  
  Sep 22, 2006   Cutting edge research to be unveiled at student conference  
  Sep 22, 2006   Project launch for dementia awareness  
  Sep 21, 2006   Postgraduate head sets up office in Wollongong  
  Sep 21, 2006   Students apply management theory to real world corporate problems  
  Sep 21, 2006   Wollongong researchers to play central role in new centre to repair damaged nerves  
  Sep 20, 2006   UOW PhD student wins prestigious geomechanics award  
  Sep 18, 2006   Groundbreaking study into 150 years of NSW regional political history  
  Sep 15, 2006   Environmental Principles and Policies examines key principles incorporated into treaties and laws  
  Sep 15, 2006   Seminar examines factors behind childhood obesity  
  Sep 15, 2006   UOW's success at Sydney engineering awards night  
  Sep 14, 2006   Inaugural meeting focuses on adaptive enterprises  
  Sep 13, 2006   I House hosts 'BYO Academic' trivia night  
  Sep 13, 2006   Acquisitive Art Award category winners  
  Sep 11, 2006   Pioneering study to see what Wollongong residents think about the escarpment  
  Sep 08, 2006   Lecture marks deadly Beslan hostage drama  
  Sep 07, 2006   UOW wins City to Surf tertiary sector team event  
  Sep 07, 2006   ARC Centre Director addresses world congress  
  Sep 05, 2006   Special education expert presents talks  
  Sep 04, 2006   UOW academic's thesis gains another accolade  
  Sep 01, 2006   Digital images under the spotlight  
  Aug 30, 2006   Launch of local indigenous artists' website  
  Aug 29, 2006   Tsinghua University delegation visit  
  Aug 29, 2006   Child obesity expert on visit to UOW  
  Aug 29, 2006   Ethics and regulation in nanotechnology workshop  
  Aug 28, 2006   Eureka! UOW part of CSIRO's winning team  
  Aug 25, 2006   Cyprus High Commissioner visits UOW  
  Aug 25, 2006   Forum investigates Indigenous health and education issues  
  Aug 25, 2006   UOW and TAFE continue collaboration with two new degrees  
  Aug 24, 2006   Public lecture on tragic lessons of the Beslan school hostage drama  
  Aug 23, 2006   Colombian drug trade specialist visits UOW  
  Aug 23, 2006   International House opens "The Courtyard"  
  Aug 22, 2006   UOW student develops world's first polymer actuator 'fish'  
  Aug 18, 2006   UOW researcher developing 'vitamins' for COLORBOND® steel  
  Aug 18, 2006   Homestay host families visit campus  
  Aug 18, 2006   Talk on the substance of Tibetan Buddhism  
  Aug 18, 2006   Wollongong CEO on Council for Australian-Arab Relations  
  Aug 17, 2006   Books for Pakistan' project receives freight support from TNT  
  Aug 17, 2006   UOW researcher developing 'vitamins' for COLORBOND® steel  
  Aug 16, 2006   UOW writer offered two-book deal in US  
  Aug 16, 2006   Jeffrey Jin Appeal raises $30,000  
  Aug 16, 2006   UOW student chops for charity  
  Aug 16, 2006   UOW students take on a 'Challenge' for employers  
  Aug 16, 2006   Leading scholars visit UOW to compare China and India  
  Aug 15, 2006   UOW helps launch first Regional Science Fair in NSW  
  Aug 14, 2006   Academics acknowledged for their teaching achievements  
  Aug 14, 2006   Organisational change expert takes up UOW post  
  Aug 14, 2006   UOW joins forces to change colours  
  Aug 11, 2006   Information Evening outlines Innovation Campus opportunities  
  Aug 09, 2006   Sculptor wins $10,000 Australian-wide competition  
  Aug 09, 2006   The remarkable Ryan Hreljac starts talks in Wollongong  
  Aug 07, 2006   'Many footprints' on campus as International Week begins  
  Aug 07, 2006   UOW officially launches Robotics Club  
  Aug 07, 2006   Shaolin Temple Abbot visits Shoalhaven Campus  
  Aug 07, 2006   Official opening of Evatt exhibition  
  Aug 04, 2006   UOW strengthens collaborative research with leading Chinese university  
  Aug 03, 2006   UniVative Illawarra awards business-savvy students  
  Aug 03, 2006   UOW holds Health Sciences Careers Fair  
  Aug 02, 2006   UOW Momentum program launched for Spring  
  Aug 02, 2006   Art prize honours Yang Sheng-An's memory  
  Aug 01, 2006   Professorial lecture examines artificial muscles  
  Aug 01, 2006   Dean's Merit lunch for Informatics  
  Aug 01, 2006   UOW Research Fellow curates Evatt art exhibition  
  Jul 31, 2006   UOW Social Club to host annual Trivia Challenge  
  Jul 28, 2006   UOW hosts senior executives from universities across Australia  
  Jul 26, 2006   UOW's successful linkages with industry partners  
  Jul 25, 2006   University and Area Health Service join forces to improve dementia care  
  Jul 24, 2006   Wollongong University College holds graduation ceremony  
  Jul 21, 2006   UOW Dean a finalist in Classical Music Awards  
  Jul 21, 2006   UOW surfing team claims sixth consecutive victory  
  Jul 21, 2006   Interviews prepare nurses for their careers ahead  
  Jul 21, 2006   Shoalhaven Campus hosts inaugural International Occupational Science Think Tank  
  Jul 20, 2006   Students go 'clubbing' at UOW  
  Jul 20, 2006   Public lectures focus on national ID smart card debate  
  Jul 19, 2006   Your body: the ultimate gift to science...and UOW  
  Jul 17, 2006   Food workshop a cross-disciplinary event  
  Jul 17, 2006   International coastal experts descend on UOW  
  Jul 17, 2006   NAIDOC week celebrations at UOW  
  Jul 14, 2006   UOW hosts China-Australia Middle Manager Program  
  Jul 14, 2006   Eminent scholar joins leadership centre  
  Jul 12, 2006   Opening of new wing of Sydney Business School  
  Jul 11, 2006   Chancellor opens Bega Education Centre extensions  
  Jul 06, 2006   Top researchers moving to Innovation Campus  
  Jun 29, 2006   Brewery talk explores reptiles and predators  
  Jun 29, 2006   Study Abroad holds biggest ever pre-departure event  
  Jun 29, 2006   2006 Vice-Chancellor's Awards  
  Jun 29, 2006   NRG dance team in high demand  
  Jun 28, 2006   EdStart begins for cash-strapped students  
  Jun 28, 2006   Biological Sciences hosts high school students' visit  
  Jun 28, 2006   UOW receives record funding from IMB Community Foundation  
  Jun 28, 2006   Washington internship program praised by Senator  
  Jun 26, 2006   UOW hosts Southern Hemisphereâ?(TM)s premier Asian Studies event  
  Jun 23, 2006   UOW racing car finishes close second in the United States  
  Jun 23, 2006   Hundreds attend Year 10 information evening  
  Jun 23, 2006   ITT graduate Dubai bound  
  Jun 23, 2006   Professorial Fellow appointed Chairman of NHMRC committee  
  Jun 23, 2006   Informatics conducts prize presentation  
  Jun 22, 2006   UOW scientist's book has lessons for tomorrow's world  
  Jun 22, 2006   UOW students taking biotechnology to Beijing  
  Jun 21, 2006   Professorial lecture zooms in on robot and insect vision  
  Jun 19, 2006   Drainage system and leaf lobber win Trailblazer competition  
  Jun 15, 2006   UOW student curates landmark art exhibition  
  Jun 14, 2006   Calling all UOW City to Surf entrants for special 10th anniversary event  
  Jun 13, 2006   Photo competition celebrates faces and places of the world  
  Jun 09, 2006   UOW Bega students among the best  
  Jun 09, 2006   Premier tertiary conference aims to make a difference  
  Jun 09, 2006   UOW strengthens collaboration with Thailand  
  Jun 08, 2006   Award ceremonies for Arts and Earth and Environmental Sciences  
  Jun 07, 2006   UOW student awarded for prostate cancer research  
  Jun 07, 2006   UOW hosts Australia's Biggest Morning Tea  
  Jun 06, 2006   UOW alcohol study's sobering findings  
  Jun 06, 2006   Alumni interviews give Teaching students the edge  
  Jun 05, 2006   UOW to lead Eastern Australia dementia training and study centre  
  Jun 02, 2006   UOW's Iranian students host symposium  
  May 29, 2006   UOW Momentum program awards participants  
  May 29, 2006   What should Australians give up in interest of national security?  
  May 29, 2006   Swiss Government Director chooses UOW to perfect English  
  May 26, 2006   Students win chance to attend international conference  
  May 26, 2006   UOW cancer researcher wins prestigious Premier's Award  
  May 26, 2006   Indigenous Writers' Night biggest yet  
  May 25, 2006   UOW 'bright spark' going live to air for youth  
  May 25, 2006   Indonesia focus of third professorial lecture  
  May 23, 2006   Guides in Engineering and Science Saturdays begin  
  May 23, 2006   UOW gets scientific with Kindergarten class  
  May 23, 2006   Creative Arts Dean to feature on ABC-TV Arts program  
  May 22, 2006   Leon reaches for the sky in surprise Mustang flight  
  May 22, 2006   Commerce holds prize presentation  
  May 19, 2006   The social implications of national security  
  May 19, 2006   UOW donates computers to Salvation Army  
  May 19, 2006   Informatics program an 'enriching' experience  
  May 18, 2006   Brewery talk on best sellers - and how not to write one  
  May 18, 2006   Lord Mayor launches new Wollongong Community Website  
  May 17, 2006   SIFE barbecue helps set club's targets  
  May 17, 2006   Leadership role models inspire students  
  May 17, 2006   Wollongong academic to head TAFE inquiry  
  May 17, 2006   Indian music expert shares knowledge with UOW  
  May 17, 2006   Foreign Minister announces 60 AusAID scholarships  
  May 11, 2006   Minister announces first Wollongong Federation Fellow  
  May 11, 2006   Wollongong academic's lecture before King of Sweden  
  May 11, 2006   Wollongong's future leaders quiz the professionals  
  May 11, 2006   A packed Innovation Week continues at UOW  
  May 11, 2006   New scholarship scheme assists UOW health students  
  May 10, 2006   University Art Collection receives gift of 300 prints  
  May 10, 2006   UOW staff member a runner-up "star"  
  May 10, 2006   Innovation Week lecture combines song, dance and nanotechnology  
  May 10, 2006   London calling: UOW academic teaches UK consortium  
  May 10, 2006   UOW rolls out new technology in Australian university first  
  May 09, 2006   Niru heads to the US to strut her salsa skills  
  May 09, 2006   Weekes waves goodbye after 17 years of service  
  May 09, 2006   Weerona joins in "Shave for a Cure"  
  May 09, 2006   Management student poster project targets corporate issues  
  May 09, 2006   UOW looks to future with T-ray vision  
  May 04, 2006   Government backs UOW's international crime-fighting centre  
  May 02, 2006   Desert Knowledge CRC backs UOW researchers  
  May 01, 2006   Engineering conducts prize presentation  
  Apr 28, 2006   Nanotechnology a prime example of the teaching/research nexus  
  Apr 28, 2006   Regional employers' chance to harness graduate talent  
  Apr 27, 2006   A holy grail of mathematics appears solved!  
  Apr 26, 2006   UOW hosts national vocational education conference  
  Apr 20, 2006   Professorial lecture challenges the 'obesity epidemic'  
  Apr 19, 2006   Canadian Government VIP attends Canadian Studies Roundtable  
  Apr 18, 2006   Students enjoy a good soaking as Song Gran festival celebrated  
  Apr 07, 2006   Student Central 'one-stop service' officially launched  
  Apr 07, 2006   Barbara's race to Beijing -- first stop, UOW  
  Apr 07, 2006   Australian Readers' Challenge launched to aid literacy skills  
  Apr 06, 2006   Mining enrolments on rise at UOW  
  Apr 06, 2006   Picture this: Growing Up on the South Coast  
  Apr 06, 2006   Breaking down boundaries with Meet the Teach  
  Apr 05, 2006   Wireless radio usage expert delivers seminars  
  Apr 05, 2006   Seeking the facts: Japanese academics visit Shoalhaven Campus  
  Apr 04, 2006   Family of 10 prove perfect choir  
  Mar 31, 2006   UOW home to Australia's first nanotube factory  
  Mar 24, 2006   Sea Cliff Bridge engineer presents lecture  
  Mar 24, 2006   Nominations open for 2006 Eureka Prizes  
  Mar 24, 2006   'River, River' on ABC Radio National  
  Mar 24, 2006   Showcase of Excellence attracts record numbers  
  Mar 24, 2006   In-house artists display their work at UOW  
  Mar 23, 2006   Accolade for UOW artist's 'working-class man'  
  Mar 23, 2006   'Telling the time' focus of first 2006 Brewery lecture  
  Mar 23, 2006   Skills shortage reflected in career fair's massive business response  
  Mar 23, 2006   Unlocking the sounds of ancient Cyprus theatre  
  Mar 22, 2006   New mentoring program gains MOMENTUM  
  Mar 20, 2006   Staff and students put hands up for Diversity Week  
  Mar 17, 2006   Andrew Network Solutions Asia-Pacific lab officially opens  
  Mar 17, 2006   Professorial Fellow to help review Victorian legal education services  
  Mar 17, 2006   First in series of 2006 Professorial Lectures begins  
  Mar 17, 2006   Dance studio at UOW excels in leaps and bounds  
  Mar 17, 2006   Wollongong students meet US Secretary of State  
  Mar 16, 2006   UOW's role in 'sensoring' the future  
  Mar 16, 2006   Schizophrenia research keeps getting Beta  
  Mar 13, 2006   Naming ceremony held for Woolyungah Indigenous Centre  
  Mar 10, 2006   Law Students' Society celebrates 15 years  
  Mar 09, 2006   Allied contributes $3 million to fund Medical School Professorial Chair  
  Mar 08, 2006   Greens Senator presents address at UOW  
  Mar 06, 2006   Arts workshop challenges the concept of class  
  Mar 06, 2006   UOW receives $75,000 for prostate research  
  Mar 06, 2006   Summer scientists have a Big Day In  
  Mar 03, 2006   UOW globe-trotters return for reunion  
  Mar 02, 2006   New IHouse library to honour Ava  
  Mar 01, 2006   Wollongong University College conducts graduation ceremony  
  Feb 28, 2006   UK visitor's paper on health technologies  
  Feb 27, 2006   Home movies targeted as part of groundbreaking migrant heritage project  
  Feb 23, 2006   UOW to tighten internet security in Australian first  
  Feb 23, 2006   $100,000 donation for anti-cancer drug project  
  Feb 23, 2006   Public Universities Malaysia delegation visits UOW  
  Feb 22, 2006   Medical School 'for regional Australia' plans to open in 2007  
  Feb 20, 2006   BlueScope Steel sings car team's praises  
  Feb 17, 2006   Police commissioner's message on making great leaders  
  Feb 16, 2006   $12m ARC Centre of Excellence to play revolutionary role  
  Feb 15, 2006   Swiss academic highlights disability and moral understanding  
  Feb 14, 2006   UOW Council elects first female Deputy Chancellor  
  Feb 13, 2006   Forensic accounting triggers widespread interest  
  Feb 10, 2006   Summer science students to shine at first Australian Symposium on Electromaterials Science  
  Feb 10, 2006   Korean students in special visit to Intelligent Polymer Research Institute  
  Feb 09, 2006   UOW Library receives major collection of books  
  Feb 09, 2006   AFL premiers train at UOW oval  
  Feb 08, 2006   Reach your destination with Student Central  
  Feb 06, 2006   Casts of 'hobbit' skull arrive at Wollongong  
  Feb 02, 2006   Triathlon athletes get physical at UOW  
  Jan 31, 2006   Enrolment 2006 begins at UOW  
  Jan 30, 2006   Martial arts experts unleash talents in Wollongong  
  Jan 25, 2006   UOW student takes e-expertise overseas  
  Jan 25, 2006   UOW report puts lunchbox snacks under the spotlight  
  Jan 25, 2006   UOW appoints Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)  
  Jan 24, 2006   Wollongong Hawks make inspirational visit to UOW  
  Jan 24, 2006   UOW signs MOU with Honam University, Korea  
  Jan 23, 2006   Students visit UOW for a Siemens Science Experience  
  Jan 18, 2006   Graduate School of Medicine hosts information sessions  
  Jan 12, 2006   Science Centre launches world's most spectacular image of space  
  Jan 05, 2006   University hosts region's top HSC achievers