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Visionary US mayor to visit Newcastle

Visionary US mayor to visit Newcastle

Friday, 14 November 2014

Tom Murphy, reforming mayor of Pittsburgh, USA from 1994-2006 and now one of the world's leading advocates for 'liveable cities', will visit Australia next week to present his vision for great cities in the 21st Century.

Employer of Choice for Gender Equality

Employer of Choice for Gender Equality

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

The University of Newcastle is one of just 76 organisations in Australia to receive a citation as a Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE).

UON's new medical facility wins design award

UON's new medical facility wins design award

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

The state-of-the-art Medical Sciences Building West at the University of Newcastle has been awarded at the Master Builders Awards, NSW.

Health behaviour researcher honoured

Health behaviour researcher honoured

Thursday, 6 November 2014

Internationally-renowned cancer care and health behaviour researcher, Laureate Professor Robert Sanson-Fisher AO, has won the inaugural Research Australia NSW Government Health Services Research Award.

UON secures $11m ARC funding

UON secures $11m ARC funding

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

The University of Newcastle (UON) was today awarded almost $11 million in competitive research funding by the Australian Research Council (ARC) in its 2015 Major Grants announcement.

Mental health trailblazer

Mental health trailblazer

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

On an evening when more than 70 donor-funded grants worth $3.5 million were awarded or acknowledged, mental health trailblazer Professor Brian Kelly has been heralded as the HMRI Researcher of the Year for 2014.

Tamworth Community Open Day showcases cutting-edge education and research hub

Tamworth Community Open Day showcases cutting-edge education and research hub

Tuesday, 4 November 2014

The University of Newcastle's world-class, $19.5 million Tamworth Education Centre will open its doors to the public this Wednesday for the Tamworth Community Open Day.

Rural GP of the Year

Rural GP of the Year

Monday, 3 November 2014

UON's Dr Jenny May has been named Telstra RDAA Rural Doctor of the Year in recognition of her contribution to rural health on a local, regional and national scale.