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Researchers work to save languages from extinction

Researchers work to save languages from extinction

Thursday, 2 October 2014

The University of Newcastle has been awarded three grants from the Endangered Languages Documentation Programme (ELDP), UK, to assist in the documentation of endangered Pacific languages.

Smoking and male fertility breakthrough finding

Smoking and male fertility breakthrough finding

Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Mothers who smoke while they are pregnant or breast feeding may be damaging the future fertility of their sons, according to breakthrough findings from University of Newcastle researchers published today.

Childhood obesity research accolade

Childhood obesity research accolade

Monday, 29 September 2014

Research into childhood obesity in developing Asian countries has earned UON researcher, Wai Yew Yang, a prestigious 2014 Nestle Nutrition Institute Young Researcher Award.

Teaching expertise honoured

Teaching expertise honoured

Thursday, 25 September 2014

The teaching expertise of UON staff members has been recognised by the Commonwealth in the 2014 Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.

Award for excellence in public health teaching

Award for excellence in public health teaching

Thursday, 25 September 2014

A flagship course at the University of Newcastle has been recognised at the CAPHIA 2014 awards for Excellence and Innovation in Public Health Teaching.

UON ranked Australia’s number one university under 50

UON ranked Australia’s number one university under 50

Wednesday, 24 September 2014

The University of Newcastle (UON) is Australia's number one university in the 2014 QS 'Top 50 Under 50' rankings, announced today.

Mine rehabilitation in spotlight

Mine rehabilitation in spotlight

Tuesday, 23 September 2014

The University of Newcastle's Tom Farrell Institute for the Environment (TFI) will host its 4th annual Mine Rehabilitation Conference in Singleton on Thursday 25 September, 2014.

Scopus Young Researchers

Scopus Young Researchers

Monday, 22 September 2014

UON academics have featured prominently in the 2014 Scopus Young Researcher of the Year Awards, receiving honours in two of five categories.