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Defence partnership creates opportunities

Defence partnership creates opportunities

Friday, 28 November 2014

Simulation training and education will be the focus of a cooperative relationship between the Australian Defence College (ADC) and the University of Newcastle (UON) with students set to benefit from planned projects.

International professorship

International professorship

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Renowned Newcastle sociologist, Professor Lisa Adkins, has been named as one of only nine academics in the world to be awarded an appointment to the Finland Distinguished Professor Program (FiDiPro).

Reader beware: the nasty new edition of the Brothers Grimm

Reader beware: the nasty new edition of the Brothers Grimm

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

Dr Marguerite Johnson from the University of Newcastle's (UON) School of Humanities and Social Science looks at the recently restored Grimm Brothers' original fairy tales – which are not intended for children.

Library summer hours

Library summer hours

Monday, 24 November 2014

Library and Information Commons hours change during the summer

National recognition for healthy engagement

National recognition for healthy engagement

Friday, 21 November 2014

Innovative education program Healthy Dads, Healthy Kids (HDHK) has been recognised with a 2014 national award for Best Community Engagement Collaboration.

Industrial Design students Kickstart their career in final year

Industrial Design students Kickstart their career in final year

Thursday, 20 November 2014

Wyn Jones is ensuring his Industrial Design students take their ideas and designs beyond university assessment.

Sacha Parkinson: Winner of the 2014 Architects Medallion

Sacha Parkinson: Winner of the 2014 Architects Medallion

Thursday, 20 November 2014

Master of Architecture (Honours Class 1) 2013 graduate Sacha Parkinson has won the NSW Architects Registration Board 2014 Architects Medallion for her impressive portfolio of projects completed during her Masters degree including residential high-rise masterplanning and her final year project.

Trial creates shift in lung disease care

Trial creates shift in lung disease care

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

It is a disease that leaves people coughing and gasping for breath, regardless of available treatment options, but a study by University of Newcastle and Hunter New England Health researchers is trialling new and promising clinical therapies for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD).