UOWTV Multimedia presents a student produced news show! Every week we have new student produced journalism and stories from right here in Wollongong.

Episode 1-The first episode of Newsdesk features ANZAC Day preparations, how business is holding up with the rain, the Bowls World Cup at Warilla, the first Tert Talk from the Tertangala team, and more.

Episode 2-The Newsdesk team is back, bringing you the news of the day, a wrap of ANZAC Day commemorations in the region, Cutters rugby league, and Tert Talk puts gene splicing under the microscope.

Episode 3-Newsdesk has a full agenda – a look inside UOW’s new sciences teaching facility, the campaign against closing indigenous communities in WA, boardriders paddle against poverty, Tert Talk and plenty more.

Episode 4-Everything from the Federal Budget and dragon-boat racing through to the Waratah Marches and online dating. Newsdesk is back with news and chat from UOW.

Episode 5-This week the newsdesk team explores the Early Start Discover Space, drops in on the UOW journalism student who has just landed a gig with the BBC, and dons the costume for Comic Gong. Your hosts are Matt, Elly and Sally.

Episode 6-Here’s Newsdesk with hosts Lauren, Sally and Jon. They tackle job losses at the Illawarra Mercury, UOW’s new co-curricular recognition program – UOWx, the Color Run, Tert Talk and more.


You can find all our work on our YouTube Channel, by liking us on Facebook and on our website.


JRNL101-An Interview With Trent Thomas


Trent Thomas 22, is currently undertaking his fourth year of Bachelor of Journalism & Media Communications-Majoring in Digital Media, at the University of Wollongong. A large sector of his university life is dominated by UOWTV Multimedia and Newsroom, both presenting opportunities for participation and experience. Trent shares his story, his roles in different projects and his future goals for a career in journalism.


All of Trent’s past, present and future projects are available through the following links:
UOWTV Multimedia-Newsdesk


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