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Caffeine Consumption At An All-Time High at UOW

Coffee consumption at the university of Wollongong is at an all time high, according to recent ESI figures showing that the UOW campus drinks more than 3,000 coffees a week. With over nine different places to get coffee on campus, … Continue reading

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Jezabels A Hit Despite Reservations

Sydney locals and international sensations, The Jezabels were a sold out hit on Thurs night, 20th October at the UOW Unibar, despite initial reservations from Unibar management. Nathan Stratton, Unibar’s manager admits initial concerns that The Jezabels wouldn’t be a … Continue reading

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Nathan Stratton- A Rising Star

 A lover of music and a desire to travel the world, Unibar’s youngest manager, Nathan Stratton is destined for more than just pouring beers. When Nathan Stratton finished school he had “absolutely no intention of going to uni.” Yet he … Continue reading

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Internet Quota Increased: UOW Students Addicted To Facebook

Internet Quota was extended to cater to an estimated 90% of UOW students who access the social networking website, Facebook on Campus. Figures on the amount of students accessing Facebook are gathered from the requests for quota extensions from students … Continue reading

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UOW Students Benefit From Joining Clubs and Societies

Clubs and Societies supported by the Unicentre are one of the best ways in which students can develop friendships and a sense of belonging whilst studying at the University of Wollongong. Currently, there are over 60 Unicentre clubs or societies … Continue reading

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A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life of Gabrielle Byrne… Have you wondered what a day at Wollongong University is really like? Gabrielle Byrne is a 4th year student completing a double degree in Media Communications and Law. She’s at the business … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest At Unibar Packed To The Rafters

The University of Wollongong’s (UOW) Unibar reached far beyond the recommended maximum capacity at the annual Oktoberfest celebrations on Thursday evening, 6th October. Health and safety requirements dictate that the UOW Unibar is to hold a maximum capacity of 750 … Continue reading

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Coffee, Coin and Company

Which Café on Campus has the best coffee experience for your buck? Professional barista and part owner of The Bookstation, a café in Sydney, Tippi Halpin is a self-professed coffee connoisseur and knows what she’s talking about! “It’s not easy to make … Continue reading

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SocialUOW is up and running!

Welcome to SocialUOW! Incase you haven’t already noticed, this is a blog about the social aspects of the University of Wollongong (UOW). Let me start by introducing myself. My name is Rebecca Preuss and I am studying Journalism at UOW … Continue reading

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