News & Events

LHA News and Events

Passion for creative arts inspires University Medallist

Steffanni Gardener Graduation Main

When Steffanni Gardener began her creative arts degree she was aiming for a career on the stage. Growing up in Cowra, in the New South Wales Central West, she took any opportunity to act, and when she realised she could study performance at university, she leaped at the chance.

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How a desire to help led Lachlan to the law

 Lachlan Auld Graduation Main

Lachlan Auld’s sense of social justice was formed at an early age. Growing up with three disabled siblings in the small town of Ardlethan in rural New South Wales, Lachlan became profoundly aware of the inequities people can inflict upon each other.

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Love is in the air as husband and wife celebrate dual graduations

Virginia and Paul Marshall Graduation Main

Dr Virginia Marshall was awarded her seventh degree, a Graduate Certificate in Laws today alongside her husband Paul Marshall.

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Justice For All

SWS School of Law launch Michael Kirby

Justice Michael Kirby is a giant of the law who has spent his life fighting to create a world of fairness and equal rights. He looks back on his career, his achievements, and offers his advice for the next generation of law students.

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UOW partners with Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) 

Siobhan McHugh MOU ABC

Academics from the University of Wollongong will help journalists around the world to harness the power of podcasting under a new teaching and research partnership.

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Worlds Collided

Shawn Burns and Mac

From news director to journalism educator: how a collision with disability changed the course for Shawn Burns.

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Research Events


Legal Intersections Research Centre (LIRC)

LIRC is known for its leading edge interdisciplinary research in law, social sciences and the humanities. Each year LIRC hosts a range of seminars, symposia and other academic events which are presented by UOW Law and visiting academics. Everyone is warmly invited to attend. A full list of LIRC events are available on the LIRC website.

For a list of events held by Research centres, networks and initiative in LHA, refer to individual sites linked from the Faculty Research page.

Last reviewed: 18 April, 2018