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UON Nursing PhD student off to national 3MT finals

UON Nursing PhD student off to national 3MT finals

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

Nursing PhD student, Gary Crowfoot, has talked his way into the final round of the National/Trans-Tasman Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, overcoming stiff competition from 17 fellow UON postgraduate researchers.

Two artists go to war - Shaun Gladwell and Ben Quilty

Two artists go to war - Shaun Gladwell and Ben Quilty

Friday, 1 August 2014

By Kit Messham-Muir, School of Creative Arts, University of Newcastle

Shaun Gladwell and Ben Quilty – two of Australia's leading artists – display very different approaches to war at parallel exhibitions opening at Perth's John Curtin Gallery on Saturday.

Kids on campus

Kids on campus

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

A number of AIM High programs saw almost 600 school students participate in on-campus activities during July.

Smart snapshot of pregnancy diets

Smart snapshot of pregnancy diets

Monday, 28 July 2014

With little being known about the diets of expectant Indigenous mums, University of Newcastle nutrition researchers are using smartphone technology to gather first-hand insights and provide personalised feedback.

UON Central Coast Celebrates 25 Years

UON Central Coast Celebrates 25 Years

Friday, 25 July 2014

The University of Newcastle's (UON) Central Coast campus is kicking off its celebration this week of providing 25 years of educational excellence to thousands of students across the region.

Landmark schizophrenia genetic study

Landmark schizophrenia genetic study

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

UON researchers have helped unearth more than 100 genetic variants associated with schizophrenia, after contributing to the largest genome-wide study of the disease ever conducted.

BATTLING CLIMATE CHANGE WITH AL GORE

BATTLING CLIMATE CHANGE WITH AL GORE

Friday, 18 July 2014

4th year Environmental Engineering student Declan Clausen took part in leadership training recently with the Climate Reality Project Australia.

Student accommodation milestone

Student accommodation milestone

Friday, 18 July 2014

UON's capacity to accommodate students will soon almost double, with the construction of four student apartment blocks reaching an important milestone today.