A new student home among the gum trees

A new student home among the gum trees

The University of Wollongong’s latest student residence was officially opened yesterday, having hosted students since the beginning of the year. Vice-Chancellor Prof. Paul Wellings, Deputy Chancellor Noel Cornish, Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra Gareth...
Kiama High School honours Jessie’s Garden

Kiama High School honours Jessie’s Garden

A former Kiama High School student has received an award acknowledging her dedication and commitment in the establishment of an Indigenous garden. Jessie McIntosh created her work in 2014 as her HSC project and has since received a plaque to signify the importance of...
The Illawarra offers a second chance at life

The Illawarra offers a second chance at life

Tears were shed as refugees shared their journey to Australia at the second Illawarra Refugee Challenge community night held at Woonona High School. University of Wollongong student Azita fled Iran with her family in 2011 after her 14-year-old sister was kidnapped....
Brussels terror attacks – One word

Brussels terror attacks – One word

“What we feared has happened,”Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said after Tuesday’s back-to-back attacks in Brussels. Tragedy struck in┬áthe metro and the airport, with bombs killing 34 people and wounding many more. ISIS has since claimed...