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Genuine partnerships vital to nurturing ideas

Genuine partnerships vital to nurturing ideas

Thursday, 15 May 2014

Innovation is a term that is much used but not always understood. In essence, innovation is simply about doing things better and adding value to a community, a business or indeed a national economy.

Healthy Dads, Healthy Kids in global spotlight

Healthy Dads, Healthy Kids in global spotlight

Tuesday, 13 May 2014

University of Newcastle (UON) Professor Philip Morgan's highly successful obesity prevention program Healthy Dads, Healthy Kids (HDHKTM) has received global recognition for excellence and leadership in promoting health and well-being in the community.

Tamworth Education Centre set to grow rural health workforce

Tamworth Education Centre set to grow rural health workforce

Friday, 9 May 2014

The University of Newcastle's (UON) $19.4 million Tamworth Education Centre is a state-of-the-art education and research hub designed to increase the skills and capacity of the region's health workforce.

Future of agriculture looks sweet

Future of agriculture looks sweet

Thursday, 8 May 2014

Sugar may be the key to future food security and economic prosperity according to University of Newcastle Associate Professor Yong-Ling Ruan.

Alumni Advantage Breakfast

Alumni Advantage Breakfast

Wednesday, 7 May 2014

UoN Law alumni share their professional experiences with Newcastle Law School students

Preparing communities for natural disasters

Preparing communities for natural disasters

Tuesday, 6 May 2014

University of Newcastle research prepares 'at risk' communities for natural disasters

Warrior immune cells could win the fight against asthma

Warrior immune cells could win the fight against asthma

Monday, 5 May 2014

University of Newcastle Laureate Professor Paul Foster is developing new anti-inflammatory approaches to treat asthma and infections of the lung. One promising approach is to boost the body's own defence systems against infections, especially against those that trigger asthma.

University’s bot-soccer team to impress crowd at CeBIT Expo 2014

University’s bot-soccer team to impress crowd at CeBIT Expo 2014

Monday, 5 May 2014

Two-time world champions of the RoboCup tournament, the University of Newcastle is showcasing their latest generation of robotic soccer stars (NUbots) at the CeBIT Expo from 5-7 May 2014 at Sydney Olympic Park.