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Executive Committee Update

The Executive Committee Update provides an overview of key decisions and issues considered at each week's Executive Committee, as well as news from the Faculties and Divisions about staff and student highlights and achievements.

For more information on any of the matters contained in the EC Update, contact your Faculty or Division representative on Executive Committee, or contact the Executive Officer to the Vice-Chancellor, Keryn Stewart, on Keryn.Stewart@newcastle.edu.au or (02) 4921 7321.

10 and 23 June 2014

Workplace health and safety planning, organisational reviews and change processes, streamlining academic program reviews – read more in the latest EC Update.

EC Update 10 and 23 June 2014


Archive of past updates

2014 student recruitment strategies, a new approach to defining strategic risk, early discussions to inform planning for the University's NeW Futures Strategic Plan 2016-2025 - read more in the EC Update.

International load planning and fee strategy, impact of the 2014-2015 Federal Budget, and a new corporate walking program – read more in the latest EC Update.

Outcomes of review of academic promotion, a new approach to business development and innovation, and a UniForum update – read more in the latest EC Update.

Online ordering, a new Research and Innovation Hub in Gosford, and 2015 Student Services and Amenities Fee consultation – read more in the latest EC Update.

Celebrating UoN's 50th birthday, a new approach to fundraising and philanthropy, the University's inaugural President's Visiting Fellow and more.

Draft performance expectations, emergency management exercises, changes to organisational unit names and codes and more.

Strategic risk, review of the Special Studies Program and projects completed in the 2013 IT Program of Work - find out more in this week's EC Update.

Academic promotions, the Leadership Framework and a new model for University research - find out more in this week's EC Update.

UniForum planning, changes for ERA 2015 and the New Colombo Plan - find out more in this week's EC Update.

9 December 2013 - 2013 Your Voice survey results, performance expectations for academic staff, emergency management and more.

2 December 2013 - Student retention and success, managed overheads, the new University website and more.

25 November 2013 - New graduation testamurs, the Centre of Excellence for Equity in Higher Education, special admissions scheme for bushfire victims and more.

11 November 2013 - Campus masterplanning, Australian Research Council outcomes, 2014 admissions strategy and more.

4 November 2013 - UniForum Benchmarking results, a smoke-free campus environment, changes to TEQSA reporting requirements and more.

28 October 2013 - Draft 2014 UoN Budget, National Health and Medical Research Council outcomes, the creative industries cluster and more.

21 and 22 October 2013 - Updates on the NeW Space project, the External Review of Newcastle Innovation, workplace health and safety and more.

8 October 2013 - A new Performance Review and Development (PRD) framework, anniversary celebrations at the Central Coast and Port Macquarie campuses, information about end of year financial processing and more.

30 September 2013 - Privacy management, the draft 2014 Corporate Plan and strategic asset management activities and more.

16 September 2013 - Corporate planning for 2014, updates on senior leadership workshops and a new approach to access to and use of corporate data and more.

9 September 2013 - Updates on flagship programs, the NeW Space Project and 2014 Student Services and Amenities Fees consultations and more.

26 August 2013 - The 2013 Academic Ranking of World Universities results, new guidelines for teaching qualifications, a changed approach to research higher degree scholarships and more.