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Vice-Chancellor's Awards winners announced

Vice-Chancellor's Awards winners announced

Friday, 11 December 2015

The winners of the 2015 Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence were presented their awards by the Vice-Chancellor Professor Caroline McMillen at a ceremony on 7 December 2015 at The Conservatorium.

UON entrepreneur’s rapid rise to success in Malaysia

UON entrepreneur’s rapid rise to success in Malaysia

Tuesday, 8 December 2015

Rising entrepreneur and University of Newcastle (UON) alumnus, Dato' Sri Vincent Tiew has received a highly competitive Malaysia Australia Alumni Council (MAAC)Young Entrepreneur Award for outstanding application of talent, managerial skills and innovation.

University of Newcastle in the Top 8 of Australian Universities for Research that is Well Above World Standard

University of Newcastle in the Top 8 of Australian Universities for Research that is Well Above World Standard

Friday, 4 December 2015

The University Of Newcastle (UON) has achieved the highest possible '5' rating across 22 fields of research in the latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment, placing it in the Top 8 Universities in Australia on this measure of excellence.

Fulbright announces two new scholarships with UON

Fulbright announces two new scholarships with UON

Thursday, 3 December 2015

The University of Newcastle (UON) will become the first Australian institution to sponsor a prestigious U.S. Fulbright Postdoctoral Scholarship under a new partnership officiated by U.S. Consul General Hugo Llorens this Thursday 3 December.

A new partnership working towards education in innovation-led renewal in Newcastle

A new partnership working towards education in innovation-led renewal in Newcastle

Wednesday, 2 December 2015

UrbanGrowth NSW and the University of Newcastle today signed a formal agreement committing them to working together to identify and advance potential opportunities that will make education and innovation a centrepiece of the city's renewal program.

$4.4 million in funding to improve cancer care and prevention

$4.4 million in funding to improve cancer care and prevention

Monday, 30 November 2015

Two Hunter-based research teams from the University of Newcastle and Hunter New England Health have scored $4.4 million in Cancer Council NSW funding to improve cancer service and prevention delivery.

Ministers and Shadow Ministers celebrate the University of Newcastle’s 50th anniversary in Parliament House

Ministers and Shadow Ministers celebrate the University of Newcastle’s 50th anniversary in Parliament House

Friday, 27 November 2015

Senior Cabinet and Shadow Cabinet members have joined Senators and Members of the House of Representatives at a celebration of the University of Newcastle's (UON) 50th anniversary in Parliament House Thursday 27 November.

Concussion researcher recognised for big impact

Concussion researcher recognised for big impact

Friday, 20 November 2015

Neuroscience researcher Dr Andrew Gardner has been recognised for his significant contributions to medical research in Australia, winning the 2015 Griffith University Discovery Award from Research Australia.