UOW UniActive has held body pump classes to support the Pink Ribbon Foundation and to encourage a healthy lifestyle. The sessions encouraged people to use their active and healthy lifestyles to raise money to support those battling breast cancer. Caitlin Goldthorpe reports. For more information on the Pink Ribbon Foundation, head to https://www.pinkribbon.com.au/ Filmed &… Continue reading UOW UniActive Exercising for Breast Cancer Awareness
A team of researchers from the UOW School of Chemistry, led by Dr Michael Kelso, are close to finalising a drug that could change the lives of people living with Cystic Fibrosis. The team has been working since 2009 to tackle respiratory biofilm illnesses, as Lizzie Jack reports. Filmed & edited by me.
As a coastal city surrounded by bushland, Wollongong is threatened by rising sea levels and bushfires - which will inevitably come with a warming climate. The University of Wollongong hosted a community forum for Global Climate Change Week. The panel featured UOW academics, all experts in their climate related field. Lucy Finter reports. Filmed &… Continue reading Wollongong Tackles Climate Change
The Do It In A Dress campaign. This year, the UOW Lead team is fundraising to support female education in Sierra Leone and Uganda. The team set goal of $10,000 and, with strong support, has made it happen. Brittany Flageul reports. Filmed, presented & edited by me.
Wollongong's Headspace centre is encouraging youth in the Illawarra to open up and discuss mental health as latest figures show the number of young people dealing with mental illness on the rise. Rowan McClatchey reports. Filmed and edited by me
Looking back at my blog posts over the last two years, it’s easy for me to see what has changed and how far my writing has come. When I first started this blog, I was anxious to post my work because I knew that it would be in a public space and that anyone could… Continue reading Another Day, Another Reflection
The subject of public photography is something that I have thought about for many years. Ever since I was little, I’ve understood the public need to know everything possible about celebrities: what they’re doing, where they’re going, and what their latest style is. To get this information however, there is often an invasion of privacy… Continue reading To Photograph, or Not to Photograph
It’s been said over and over for years; cinema attendance is in decline. With the rise of sites like Netflix, Amazon Prime, and free streaming sites, people are less willing to go out and pay cinema prices. Personally, I love going to the cinema but the prices for tickets and food are just a bit… Continue reading Suits Over Cinema
A local Scout group is hoping to increase its youth membership by engaging with the community and encouraging friends of members to join in. The 1st Figtree Scout Group is looking to boost its current number of youth members, following the implementation of the Scouts Australia NSW 2016-2018 strategic plan. The plan aims to create… Continue reading Hopping Fun For All
Something that I’ve often thought about is the way that we use different media whilst travelling. As someone who takes a lot of photos and videos just in everyday life, going on holiday increases this tenfold because I want to capture everything around me so I can revisit the moment vividly even after I get… Continue reading But First… Let Me Take a Selfie