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Our graduates rate UON top 10 in Australia

Our graduates rate UON top 10 in Australia

Monday, 23 June 2014

Graduates have rated University of Newcastle (UON) teachers among the nation's best, placing them in the top 10 universities for teaching in an official national student survey.

Queen's birthday honours

Queen's birthday honours

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

UON researchers and educators have been recognised in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours List.

Major cancer boost

Major cancer boost

Tuesday, 3 June 2014

The Hunter Cancer Research Alliance (HCRA) has become the first regionally based organisation to receive full Translational Cancer Research Centre status and an accompanying $6.5-million funding injection from the Cancer Institute NSW.

Share your flu symptoms

Share your flu symptoms

Monday, 2 June 2014

A record 17,000 people are sharing their flu symptoms each week for good through a growing online health surveillance system designed to alert health officials to epidemic outbreaks of the potentially life-threatening disease.

New study for young women

New study for young women

Friday, 30 May 2014

Dietetic researchers at the University of Newcastle have begun recruiting women aged 18 to 44 to examine the body shape and composition changes that have arisen over the past 15 years.

Global thought leader

Global thought leader

Thursday, 29 May 2014

Professor Carolyn Mountford has received global recognition for her innovative cancer research using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) spectroscopy technology.

New Colombo Plan Scholarships

New Colombo Plan Scholarships

Thursday, 29 May 2014

Seven outstanding, undergraduate students from the University of Newcastle (UON) have been awarded scholarships to study in Singapore this year under the Australian Government's New Colombo Plan.

Newcastle Poetry Prize

Newcastle Poetry Prize

Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Following record entries in 2013, judges of the Newcastle Poetry Prize are preparing for another year of national excellence from established and emerging poets from across the country.