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Callaghan graduates celebrate over 15 ceremonies

Callaghan graduates celebrate over 15 ceremonies

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Years of commitment and hard work will be celebrated by hundreds of University of Newcastle students over the next fortnight as they participate in the annual Callaghan April/May ceremonies.

Revolutionary clean energy technology launched in the Hunter

Revolutionary clean energy technology launched in the Hunter

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

A new clean energy system launched today will demonstrate cost savings in electricity generation for remote mining and industrial sites and rural communities.

Tuggerah first to roll-out revolutionary US schools program

Tuggerah first to roll-out revolutionary US schools program

Monday, 14 April 2014

Tuggerah Lakes Secondary College, with support from the University of Newcastle, is the first school in New South Wales to deliver a revolutionary accelerated learning program developed in the United States.

UON welcomes greater  support for entry pathways

UON welcomes greater support for entry pathways

Monday, 14 April 2014

University of Newcastle Vice-Chancellor, Professor Caroline McMillen, has welcomed the report of the review of the Demand Driven Funding System released by the Australian Government, and the recommendations for the expansion and improvement of the system.

Indigenous scholars head to world’s most prestigious universities

Indigenous scholars head to world’s most prestigious universities

Monday, 14 April 2014

Two outstanding young scholars from the University of Newcastle have been awarded competitive Indigenous scholarships to continue their studies at Oxford and Cambridge – ranked among the world's most prestigious universities.

'Smoke and mirrors’ strategy costing Mum and Dad investors billions

'Smoke and mirrors’ strategy costing Mum and Dad investors billions

Friday, 11 April 2014

New University of Newcastle research reveals families are in danger of losing thousands of dollars through incorrect investment advice.

New sequencer turbo-charges cancer risk diagnosis

New sequencer turbo-charges cancer risk diagnosis

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

A HMRI genetics laboratory at Newcastle's John Hunter Hospital has become the first in Australia, and one of the few in the world, to receive accreditation for a new diagnostic system that revolutionises 'NextGen' DNA sequencing for breast and ovarian cancer.

Asthma and diet link

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Eating a poor-quality diet high in fat, refined sugar and processed foods can worsen asthma symptoms, a study has shown.