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PhD Scholarship - Employment Activation in Australia

PhD Scholarship - Employment Activation in Australia

Friday, 19 December 2014

If you have a first class honours degree or an equivalent Masters degree in sociology or cognate discipline or field (cultural studies, politics, labour studies or policy studies), this could be your opportunity to contribute to a 2015-2017 Australian Research Council Discovery Project.

UON awarded for exceptional teaching

UON awarded for exceptional teaching

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

The University of Newcastle has received two Australian Awards for University Teaching, recognising quality teaching practice and outstanding contributions to student learning.

A Challenging New Future

A Challenging New Future

Thursday, 11 December 2014

The Science and Engineering Challenge faces a challenging new future with the introduction of a new charge for those who participate in the program.

Vice-Chancellor's Awards Winners

Vice-Chancellor's Awards Winners

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Each year the University of Newcastle celebrates the remarkable achievements of our staff at the Vice-Chancellor's Awards ceremony.

Harking back: the ancient pagan festivities in our Christmas rituals

Harking back: the ancient pagan festivities in our Christmas rituals

Monday, 8 December 2014

Dr Marguerite Johnson, from the University of Newcastle's School of Humanities and Social Science, talks about the ancient historical traditions of Christmas in The Conversation.

Closing the gap on Indigenous health

Closing the gap on Indigenous health

Friday, 5 December 2014

Health clinician and researcher Nicole Turner was honoured at the 2014 NSW Aboriginal Health Awards for her work in encouraging nutritious eating, physical activity and healthy weight for Indigenous children in the Hunter New England Local Health District.

Operation Angel Award for UON academic

Operation Angel Award for UON academic

Friday, 5 December 2014

University of Newcastle research academic Dr Kym Rae is being honoured for her dedication to kidney health research in Indigenous Australians.

Stayin’ on Track

Stayin’ on Track

Thursday, 4 December 2014

Young Aboriginal fathers are set to benefit from a partnership launched today between the University of Newcastle and the Young and Well Co-operative Research Centre.