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UON researchers awarded Cancer Institute NSW Fellowships

UON researchers awarded Cancer Institute NSW Fellowships

Friday, 17 February 2017

Three UON researchers, who are working on cures for some of the most aggressive and prevalent cancers affecting both children and adults, have been awarded $887,000 in prestigious Cancer Institute NSW fellowships.

Senior smiles shine with spotlight on oral health

Senior smiles shine with spotlight on oral health

Friday, 17 February 2017

Oral health researchers from the University of Newcastle (UON) have been successful in securing more than half a million dollars to advance a program dedicated to preventive oral health care for the elderly.

UON Represents on new school of entrepreneurship board

UON Represents on new school of entrepreneurship board

Thursday, 16 February 2017

NSW Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional New South Wales, Skills and Small Business John Barilaro today announced the inaugural board for the Sydney School of Entrepreneurship (SSE), the prestigious new partnership between all 12 NSW tertiary institutions.

Supplement shows postmenopausal benefits in cognition and pain

Supplement shows postmenopausal benefits in cognition and pain

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Taking a small dose of resveratrol twice daily can boost cognitive performance in postmenopausal women and also alleviate their experience of chronic pain, a study by the University of Newcastle’s Clinical Nutrition Research Centre has shown.

UON author set to publish second novel

UON author set to publish second novel

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Dr Michael Sala, Scholarly Teaching Fellow in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, has had the publication of his eagerly anticipated second novel, The Restorer, announced by Text Publishing.

PhD Scholarship - Communication and Media Research

PhD Scholarship - Communication and Media Research

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

A PhD Scholarship is available for a student to investigate communication and media research under the supervision of Dr Janet Fulton.

Plankton species at risk from climate change

Plankton species at risk from climate change

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

A significant study involving the University of Newcastle (UON) has revealed certain species of plankton have moved substantially and depleted in number over the past six decades due to rising sea temperatures, causing serious concern for the marine ecosystem.

PhD Scholarship - Serious Games to Improve Critical Thinking / Decision Making

PhD Scholarship - Serious Games to Improve Critical Thinking / Decision Making

Monday, 13 February 2017

A PhD Scholarship is available for a student to investigate serious games to improve critical thinking / decision making under the supervision of Dr Karen Blackmore.