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Collages of images collected for the 30th anniversary

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

UTS alumni films selected for SXSW Film Festival

Stephanie Beatriz and Michael Stahl-David in a still from The Light of the Moon

Films by three UTS graduates have been selected for this year's internationally-renowned SXSW (South by Southwest) Film Festival, to be held in Austin, Texas in March... read more

UTS celebrates the 50th anniversary of its first engineers

Ken Griffiths

UTS’s Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology marked 50 years of teaching civil and structural engineering in February – a tradition that began at UTS’s antecedent institution, the New South Wales Institute of Technology (NSWIT)... read more

Six short films from UTS to feature in new ABC series

A still from Selena Shannon's short animation Wildwood

Get the popcorn ready! Six short films by UTS alumni have been featured in the ABC’s newest film festival screening this March... read more

Alumni recognised for outstanding contributions on Australia Day

Katie Kelly

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

Jones St 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

Tuan Nguyen

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

Honey bee and pollination program

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

Genevieve Clay-Smith

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

Hatchery student

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

Read more in our 2016 News Archive section.