The sharing of knowledge and engagement in robust debate have been hallmarks of the tertiary institution since its inception.

Events and public lectures

The University of Newcastle Public Lecture Program

Our Public Lecture Program forms part of the University's efforts to contribute knowledge, thought-leadership and innovative ideas to the region.

The Program showcases dynamic speakers through a number of community-focused talks across a range of disciplines, encouraging constructive debate on issues of regional and global relevance.

The New Professors Talk series features six lectures, providing a chance to hear firsthand from world-leading researchers and subject-matter experts speaking on topics that affect us all.

Other University events can be found on the University Events Calendar.