From the VC's Desk

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NeW Space

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

Today we are marking the next important milestone in the development of our NeW Space education precinct in the city - the release of the initial design concepts.

Smoke Free Campus

Thursday, 13 February 2014

The start of any year is a time when most of us resolve to undergo a metamorphosis – from sedentary beings dependent on the double shot cappuccinos and snatched sandwiches, to uber healthy beings sipping wheat grass shots on our way to the Forum.

2013 – celebrating a great year

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Last week, UON hosted the 13th Forum of the Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP); the first time this forum has been held in Australia.

October 2013

Wednesday, 9 October 2013

Along with 200 million others, I have launched myself into the Twittersphere.

Investing in UON's leaders

Wednesday, 25 September 2013

During the last six weeks we have survived a presidential-style election characterised by a relentless focus on the strengths and personal flaws of our political leaders, rather than on the strengths and flaws of their respective policy platforms.

September 2013

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

I have to admit to being a Jane Austen fan – there is something about the precision of the writing, the dry wit and the wonderful attention to manners of a different age that simply draws one in.

August 2013

Wednesday, 14 August 2013

With semester two now in full swing and our campuses once again vibrant with the 'busyness' of university life, colleagues are continuing the important work of building on our world-class research performance and delivering engaging teaching and learning experiences to our students.

June 2012

Thursday, 13 June 2013

Over the past six months I have had enthusiastic and productive discussions with staff, alumni and the community about the University's 2025 Vision and the NeW Directions planning process.