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DADEE activity program benefits daughters

DADEE activity program benefits daughters

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

A world-first lifestyle program developed to enhance the physical and social-emotional well-being of young girls was launched today by University of Newcastle researchers.

Humanities accolade

Humanities accolade

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Professor Hugh Craig from the University of Newcastle's Centre for Linguistic and Literary Computing has been elected as a Fellow to the Australian Academy of the Humanities.

Defence partnership creates opportunities

Defence partnership creates opportunities

Friday, 28 November 2014

Simulation training and education will be the focus of a cooperative relationship between the Australian Defence College (ADC) and the University of Newcastle (UON) with students set to benefit from planned projects.

$1.7 million boost for Hunter cancer researchers

$1.7 million boost for Hunter cancer researchers

Friday, 28 November 2014

University of Newcastle researchers from the HMRI Cancer Program received a $1.7 million career boost yesterday, with NSW Minister for Health and Minister for Medical Research Jillian Skinner announcing the latest round of Cancer Institute NSW fellowship funding.

International professorship

International professorship

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Renowned Newcastle sociologist, Professor Lisa Adkins, has been named as one of only nine academics in the world to be awarded an appointment to the Finland Distinguished Professor Program (FiDiPro).

National recognition for healthy engagement

National recognition for healthy engagement

Friday, 21 November 2014

Innovative education program Healthy Dads, Healthy Kids (HDHK) has been recognised with a 2014 national award for Best Community Engagement Collaboration.

Trial creates shift in lung disease care

Trial creates shift in lung disease care

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

It is a disease that leaves people coughing and gasping for breath, regardless of available treatment options, but a study by University of Newcastle and Hunter New England Health researchers is trialling new and promising clinical therapies for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD).

Clean energy in conference spotlight

Clean energy in conference spotlight

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

The University of Newcastle's Tom Farrell Institute* for the Environment, in partnership with NSW Office of Environment & Heritage, is running a clean-energy conference this Friday, November 21, at the Hunter Valley Hotel Academy, Kurri Kurri, TAFE.