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Materials science interest strengthens international collaboration

UOW signs Memorandum of Understanding with Tianjin University.  A shared interest in materials science has led to a partnership between the University of Wollongong (UOW) and Tianjin University in China. Led by UOW’s Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, the partner...


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Nursing degree enables identical twins to help other people

McKinnon twins celebrate dual graduations, relished experience of studying togetherMarianne and Kathleen McKinnon have always had similar interests. So when they were weighing up their options after high school, it was natural that they would both end up studying nursing, and both end up at...

Health and Medicine
Tagged: Medicine, Health & Medicine, graduation

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Injury failed to stop Elizabeth from achieving her dreams

Media student ‘tremendously excited’ after long road to graduationWhen Elizabeth Baxa stepped on to the stage at graduation to accept her degree, she had more reason than most to celebrate the culmination of her studies.For Elizabeth, a bright, vivacious 28-year-old, that moment ...

Arts and Culture
Tagged: Communications & Media, graduation

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Prestigious political internship an ‘amazing’ experience for graduate

How three months in Washington, DC, inspired Montana’s career pathWhen Montana Byers reflects on her three years of study at the University of Wollongong, there is one notable highlight: the Uni-Capitol Washington Intern Program.As the 2017 UOW representative in ...

Arts and Culture
Tagged: Communications & Media, International Studies, graduation

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Brush with cancer inspires career in nursing

Alana O’Reilly determined to make hospital experiences memorable for the right reasons. Just before commencing her Higher School Certificate, Alana O’Reilly received the devastating news that she had cancer.Alana, ever the optimist, said the treatment she received while going thr...


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