Faculty of Education and Arts

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Muscle mania: young men aren’t alone with body image concerns

Muscle mania: young men aren’t alone with body image concerns

Friday, 11 July 2014

By Julia Coffey, University of Newcastle

Youth can be a difficult phase of life, as young people attempt to forge new identities, while facing challenges at school and in their social life. Many also experience pressure and stress related to their bodies.

PRESTIGIOUS FELLOWSHIP

PRESTIGIOUS FELLOWSHIP

Thursday, 10 July 2014

Health sociology lecturer Dr Caragh Brosnan has been awarded a prestigious fellowship by Australia's leading research-intensive centre in the critical examination of complementary medicine.

Ben Quilty at the Saatchi Gallery … things just got interesting

Ben Quilty at the Saatchi Gallery … things just got interesting

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

By Kit Messham-Muir, University of Newcastle

Ben Quilty is the first Australian artist to hold a solo show at the Saatchi Gallery in London. Opening last Friday and running until August 3, the exhibition is a big deal for Quilty, naturally, but also for art in the southeastern corner of the globe.

Symposium to highlight concerns for youth

Symposium to highlight concerns for youth

Monday, 7 July 2014

The Youth Outside the Northern Metropole symposium will bring together international researchers in the area of youth studies to articulate the key concerns for urban, regional and rural young people in Australia and the Pacific region.

UON Research Group Launches World-class Journal

UON Research Group Launches World-class Journal

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

The University of Newcastle's Historical Experience, Representation, Media, Education, and Society (HERMES) Research Group has launched its inaugural issue of Historical Encounters.

Mining the creative mind

Mining the creative mind

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

On the 24 June 2014 international researchers gathered in Newcastle for the Centre for Literary and Linguistic Computing Beyond Authorship Symposium.

Indigenous entrepreneurship research assists international communities

Indigenous entrepreneurship research assists international communities

Monday, 2 June 2014

University of Newcastle professor shares Indigenous entrepreneurship expertise with researchers at First Nations University of Canada.

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.