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Walk to shine light on organ transplant tolerance

Walk to shine light on organ transplant tolerance

Friday, 12 September 2014

One of Australia's youngest kidney transplant recipients will join hundreds of people for a fluoro-lit twilight stroll along Nobbys Breakwall on Saturday, September 13, in the second annual Glow Walk.

Study seeks taste of nutrition knowledge

Study seeks taste of nutrition knowledge

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

A University of Newcastle research team is aiming to determine the influence a person's understanding of nutrition has on their eating habits, health and lifestyle.

Stroke survivors take centre stage

Stroke survivors take centre stage

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

BrainWaves, the renowned University of Newcastle community choir that has helped empower stroke survivors, helped launch 2014 Stroke Awareness Week by performing at Parliament House in Sydney yesterday.

Energy Innovation Hub

Energy Innovation Hub

Friday, 5 September 2014

The NSW Government today welcomed the establishment of the first of a series of industry-led NSW Knowledge Hubs set to boost competitiveness in key sectors with better access to world class research, information sharing and collaboration.

Balloons for brain cancer research

Balloons for brain cancer research

Friday, 5 September 2014

For two University of Newcastle students who recently lost their father to brain cancer, a grey balloon will become a symbol of hope in the fight against the devastating disease this Father's Day.

Filmmaker to explore Witch of Kings Cross

Filmmaker to explore Witch of Kings Cross

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Internationally-acclaimed filmmaker, Sonia Bible will visit the University of Newcastle on September 5 to explore the University's archived documents relating to the 'Witch of Kings Cross', Rosaleen Norton.

UON researcher awarded NHMRC grant

UON researcher awarded NHMRC grant

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

On Friday August 30, Health Minister Peter Dutton announced nearly $70 million in funding for National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) research grants with a UON researcher receiving funding for a breakthrough project.

25 Watt celebrates student art

25 Watt celebrates student art

Monday, 1 September 2014

UON Students Art Gallery, Watt Space is celebrating its 25th anniversary in September, making it the longest-running student art gallery in Australia.