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UON continues to lead in gender equity

UON continues to lead in gender equity

Thursday, 8 December 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has again been recognised as a leader in driving workplace equity, achieving a citation as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) from the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) for the third consecutive year.

Accolades for UON Education at AARE conference

Accolades for UON Education at AARE conference

Thursday, 1 December 2016

UON’s School of Education has been honoured for its outstanding work with numerous accolades at the Australian Association for Research in Education conference.

UON researcher a Tomorrow Maker

UON researcher a Tomorrow Maker

Friday, 25 November 2016

University of Newcastle researcher Dr Emma Beckett has been awarded a grant in the AMP Tomorrow Fund round.

Award winning film to address domestic violence

Award winning film to address domestic violence

Thursday, 24 November 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has invited local organisations to attend the screening of an award winning short film this White Ribbon Day to explore the role that higher education can play in furthering national discussions on the issue of domestic and family violence.

 Excellence in Innovation awarded

Excellence in Innovation awarded

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Newcastle Innovation hosted their annual Awards ceremony on Friday 18 November at Merewether Surfhouse.

Students challenged to enhance Central Coast wellbeing

Students challenged to enhance Central Coast wellbeing

Friday, 18 November 2016

Almost two hundred business-minded secondary students have been competing to see who can create the best business model to enhance the health and wellbeing of the Central Coast this week.

Flushing an age-old myth

Flushing an age-old myth

Friday, 18 November 2016

Tomorrow (November 19) is World Toilet Day. Despite spending approximately 92 days on the throne over the course of our lives, many of us still don’t know if the Simpson’s were right…does water spin in different directions in opposing hemispheres, or is that just loo-dicrous?

International leaders in campus and city planning meet in Newcastle

International leaders in campus and city planning meet in Newcastle

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Thought leaders from across the globe met in Newcastle this week for the 2016 Univer-Cities Conference, hosted by the University of Newcastle (UON), to explore how universities with strong medical origins are different to others and the opportunities this presents for the cities and regions they call home.