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Rural Land Use and Community Research Network

Rural Land Use and Community Research Network

Thursday, 22 June 2017

Dr Hedda Askland and colleagues from UON and Europe have been awarded funding by the Faculty of Education and Arts (FEDUA) to establish the Rural Land Use and Community Research Network to bring together local and international scholars working in the area of rurality and community, rural land use change and conflict, and migration and mobility. The aim of the network is to explore rurality (as locality) through the lens of global movement, as it manifests through the movement of people (e.g. urban-­‐rural migration, asylum seekers and refugees), minerals (e.g. coal and gas), and agricultural products.

Brilliant career lands Miles Franklin shortlisting

Brilliant career lands Miles Franklin shortlisting

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

When he’s not teaching in a classroom or working on the land, Ryan O’Neill gets lost in his imagination, creating the lives of Rand Washington, a racist science fiction author, or Rachel Deverall, his own fictitious, late wife.

UON leaders recognised in the Queen’s Birthday 2017 Honours

UON leaders recognised in the Queen’s Birthday 2017 Honours

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

University of Newcastle (UON) alumni, academics and affiliates have been recognised for their outstanding work in the Queen’s Birthday 2017 Honours.

Five new PhD Scholars for UON

Five new PhD Scholars for UON

Thursday, 8 June 2017

The University of Newcastle is funding five new scholarships in a 50/50 partnership with NSW Health.

New exhibition highlights Connection, Culture and the Unborn

New exhibition highlights Connection, Culture and the Unborn

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

A new exhibition at Tamworth Regional Gallery will highlight the vibrant and inspirational work of the Gomeroi gaaynggal ArtsHealth program.

Scholarships for Emergency Management Volunteers

Scholarships for Emergency Management Volunteers

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Australian Government pledges up to a million dollars for Higher Education Scholarships for Emergency Management Volunteers.

New Federation to bring together stylometry experts from around the world

New Federation to bring together stylometry experts from around the world

Thursday, 1 June 2017

UON’s Centre for Literary and Linguistic Computing (CLLC) is behind a move to create a new partnership between stylometry labs from around the world. The recently formed Federation of Stylometry Labs will deepen collaborations, and help the exchange of tools and knowledge among researchers in the fast moving and highly innovative field of literary stylistics.

UON graduate wins top design gong

UON graduate wins top design gong

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

UON graduates have starred at 2017 Australian Institute of Architects' NSW Graduate and Student Awards, taking out two of the most prestigious honours.