Latest news Pioneering program celebrates 30 years of making a difference Australia's longest-running university program for not-for-profit managers has equipped hundreds of alumni with the skills needed to make a positive difference in the community sector ... read more Alumni recognised for outstanding contributions on Australia Day Seven UTS alumni are among the outstanding Australians recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours for their contributions to sport, public service, diversity and community organisations... read more Alumni invited to apply for UTS Hatchery+ start up acceleratory Calling all alumni! Are you a passionate entrepreneur with an innovative early stage venture? If so, UTS: Hatchery+ can help take your start-up to the next level... read more Transforming campus: Alumni artworks featured in giant new outdoor gallery From spacemen to dancing bunnies, fairytale lands and ocean vistas, the work of eight of our most talented visual communication graduates has been featured in a giant new outdoor gallery along Ultimo’s Jones Street, as work commences on the nearby UTS Central Project... read more Programmed for Success Recent graduate Tuan Nguyen is using his enthusiasm for engineering to ignite a new passion for learning in high school students through a unique mentoring program... read more Australian manuka honey a medicinal powerhouse Groundbreaking research from UTS's ithree institute has revealed the germ-killing superpowers of Aussie honey, which could help in the fight against antibiotic-resistant superbugs... read more UTS alumni recognised by for outstanding work supporting human rights The Australian Human Rights Commission has recognised four UTS graduates for their passion and commitment to human rights, at the 2016 Australian Human Rights Awards... read more Hatchery+ alumni on the radar of investors at startup Demo Day UTS graduate and startup co-founder Annette McClelland's revolutionary drone innovation Tekuma has taken the top prize alongside fellow UTS alumni and students tech pitches at the UTS Hatchery+ program's Demo Day, celebrating the next generation of entrepreneurs ... read more UTS alumna and academic turned entrepreneur named a SheStarts winner There are more visually impaired people in Australia than there are Tasmanians, which makes Dr Anna Wright's SheStarts winning business idea a potential game changer for many people... read more UTS scholar recognised for excellence in Indigenous education Associate Professor Heidi Norman, UTS academic and Master of Indigenous Social Policy graduate, has been awarded the prestigious Neville Bonner Award for Indigenous Education... read more Innovation award for tackling toxic algal blooms A research collaboration between Hornsby Council and UTS scientists has won the 2016 NSW Annual Coastal Management Innovation Award... read more Swans and Swifts fly high as UTS honours athletic excellence Netball champion Claire O’Brien and Australian Rules rising star Isaac Heeney, both UTS Business School students, have taken out the premier sporting honours at the annual ActivateUTS Blues Awards ... read more UTS researchers honoured for excellence in engineering science and physics Professor Dayong Jin has been recognised as a "world leader" in his field by the Australian Academy of Science, which awarded him the 2017 John Booker Medal ... read more Prestigious award nurtures a promising startup sprout Sprout Kitchen, a startup in the UTS accelerator Hatchery+ which rents out underutilised café and restaurant kitchen space, has picked up the prestigious Foodbytes! Sydney Judges' Choice Award ... read more Leading UTS research attracts ARC funding for 2017 UTS was one of only 12 universities to be awarded more than $9.5m in the latest round of Australian Research Council (ARC) funding, announced on 1 November ... read more Full scholarship opportunity targets the next generation of smart creatives UTS has announced a full scholarship for the inaugural intake of its new postgraduate degree, a Master of Animation and Visualisation... read more UTS celebrates 200,000th graduate! Graduates, friends and family gathered on campus to celebrate the university’s spring graduations ceremonies... read more What will make Sydney a top tech ecosystem? UTS has partnered with TechSydney , StartupAus and the Committee for Sydney to capture the breadth of innovation in the harbour city... read more Research predicts which tropical vagrants will get permanent residency in warming waters UTS’s research predicts which of the tropical reef fish species might have the best chance of establishing viable populations in the warming waters around Sydney ... read more Urgent reform needed to make midwife-led maternity care more accessible High-level evidence shows women are better off physically and psychologically with access to the same midwife through pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period ... read more UTS alumnus awarded prestigious environmental science prize Young scientist James Hitchcock has been honoured for his environmental research on flood impact as recipient of prestigious 2016 Tony Roach Prize... read more UTS offers scholarships for alumni to attend CAMP 2017! UTS is thrilled to announce 18 scholarships are available for UTS alumni and students to attend the China Australian Millennial Project in 2017... read more Fashion preview 34 UTS honours students showcase their meticulously crafted outfits as part of the 2016 UTS Fashion and Textiles Show on Tuesday 25 October... read more International healthcare leader wins top alumni honour The Chief Executive Officer of the International Council of Nurses (ICN), Dr Frances Hughes was recognised with the prestigious UTS Chancellor’s Award for Excellence at the 2016 UTS Alumni Awards... read more Alumni Advantage Program to reward UTS graduates Thinking of coming back to uni for further study? Our newest alumni benefit provides graduates with a 10% saving on degree programs from 2017... read more Read more in our 2016 News Archive section.