Faculty of Education and Arts

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PHD OPPORTUNITY: Land systems science, land use planning and governance

PHD OPPORTUNITY: Land systems science, land use planning and governance

Thursday, 27 April 2017

A PhD scholarship opportunity is available for a student to investigate land use planning and governance under the supervision of  Professor Richard Bush.

Speech Pathology Collaboration first for China

Speech Pathology Collaboration first for China

Thursday, 27 April 2017

In a ground-breaking first for both countries, The University of Newcastle (UON), Australia has partnered with Orient Speech Therapy Center Limited (OST) to develop a world-class speech pathology training program for its clinics in China.

Twin sisters double up on communication degrees

Twin sisters double up on communication degrees

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Sharing the occasional hobby or toy with a sibling growing up is quite normal, but twin sisters graduating from the University of Newcastle (UON) this week grew up sharing a love of art along with 100 per cent of their DNA.

Students to celebrate degree achievement

Students to celebrate degree achievement

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

The University of Newcastle’s (UON) proud history of education and research excellence is celebrated this week as more than 5,400 students mark a significant achievement in their lives – graduation.

Humanities Startup to Create Ethical Certification Process for Indonesian Tourism

Humanities Startup to Create Ethical Certification Process for Indonesian Tourism

Thursday, 13 April 2017

A Humanities Startup Workshop run by the University of Newcastle’s Centre for 21st Century Humanities in conjunction with Slingshot has assisted in the creation of an ethical consultancy business dedicated to empowering and supporting Asset Based Community Development in Indonesia to alleviate the detrimental effects of the tourism industry, namely water depletion, pollution and land rights.

UON creative writing student wins prestigious prize

UON creative writing student wins prestigious prize

Monday, 10 April 2017

University of Newcastle undergraduate student Alison Kelly competed in a field of over 700 national entries to take out the Hunter Writers Centre 2017 Newcastle Short Story Prize.

UON researcher presents at University of California

UON researcher presents at University of California

Thursday, 6 April 2017

Professor Victoria Haskins, Co-director of Purai Global Indigenous and Diaspora Research Studies Centre and a member of the Centre for 21st Century Humanities, recently presented a paper at the University of California, which drew on her latest research into Native American women in the 1920-30s.

New network creates cross-disciplinary fusion of gender, generation and culture

New network creates cross-disciplinary fusion of gender, generation and culture

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

The Gender, Generation and Culture research network is a new initiative of the Centre for 21st Century Humanities at the University of Newcastle, led by Centre member Dr Patricia Pender (pictured - English and Writing) with Dr Akane Kanai (Sociology) and Dr Sara Motta (Politics).  The new network, which was established in January is designed to link scholars actively engaged with issues of gender, generation, and culture across the university.