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Equity Education

Equity Education

Thursday, 14 November 2013

The University of Newcastle is proposing targeted support for institutions providing first-rate education for students from equity groups in response to the recently announced Review of the Demand Driven System.

B-HERT Award

B-HERT Award

Wednesday, 13 November 2013

A collaborative research project that aims to give Central Coast businesses a better understanding of how to succeed, despite the region's unique challenges, has received a national education award.

Architecture Exhibition

Architecture Exhibition

Wednesday, 13 November 2013

A jail above Kotara Westfield, a lunar research facility located on the moon, and an urban farm that occupies the rail corridor in Newcastle are just a few of the architectural designs developed by University of Newcastle final year Master of Architecture students, on display at the Christ Church Cathedral in Newcastle and Pier 2/3 in Walsh Bay, Sydney later this month.

neuroscientist awarded

neuroscientist awarded

Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Hunter Medical Research Institute neuroscientist Dr Rohan Walker was named the Newcastle Business Club's Young Business Person of the Year this afternoon, edging out fellow HMRI researcher Dr Luke Wolfenden and federal Liberal candidate Jaimie Abbott.

Free 'Stop bullying with UON' seminar

Free 'Stop bullying with UON' seminar

Tuesday, 12 November 2013

The University of Newcastle is hosting a free "Stop Bullying with UON" seminar on Saturday 16 November for Hunter and Central Coast parents interested in helping their school-age children cope with bullying.

HMRI 2013 Awards Night

HMRI 2013 Awards Night

Thursday, 7 November 2013

Respiratory researcher Professor Phil Hansbro won the prestigious 2013 Award for Research Excellence tonight as more than $1.4 million in grant funding was awarded and acknowledged in the Hunter Medical Research Institute's 2013 Awards Night.

Extinction Prevention

Extinction Prevention

Tuesday, 5 November 2013

Endangered native predators such as Tasmanian devils could be reintroduced to the wild of mainland Australia using rapid, next-generation genomics technology*.

Innovative MRI scanner installed

Innovative MRI scanner installed

Monday, 4 November 2013

Building work on the Hunter Medical Research Institute's new Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) centre has reached a pivotal milestone, with technicians lowering the new scanner into place.