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New Colombo Plan Scholarships

New Colombo Plan Scholarships

Thursday, 29 May 2014

Seven outstanding, undergraduate students from the University of Newcastle (UON) have been awarded scholarships to study in Singapore this year under the Australian Government's New Colombo Plan.

Newcastle Poetry Prize

Newcastle Poetry Prize

Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Following record entries in 2013, judges of the Newcastle Poetry Prize are preparing for another year of national excellence from established and emerging poets from across the country.

National Reconciliation Week

National Reconciliation Week

Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Australia's foremost Indigenous historian, Professor John Maynard of the University of Newcastle, will sit amongst other visionaries from the community on an inspiring panel that revisits one of the early encounters between Aboriginal people and European explorers.

UoN’s Speech Pathology work recognised internationally

UoN’s Speech Pathology work recognised internationally

Monday, 26 May 2014

Head of speech pathology, Dr Sally Hewat was recently recognised for her significant contributions to the people of Vietnam in supporting the development of the speech pathology program and profession.

Professor Galvin crowned outstanding Australian innovator

Professor Galvin crowned outstanding Australian innovator

Thursday, 22 May 2014

The creator of the Reflux Classifier, University of Newcastle Professor Kevin Galvin, has been crowned one of Australia's top innovators for his advanced research in chemical engineering and contribution to the mining and minerals industries.

Unity in diversity

Unity in diversity

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

International students went head to head with the region's police officers today for a friendly beach soccer tournament to encourage positive community relations.

Preparing our brightest student teachers for schools in need

Preparing our brightest student teachers for schools in need

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

More than 30 promising student teachers at the University of Newcastle Central Coast campus will be the first in NSW to participate in a national program designed to prepare them for successful careers in low socio-economic status (SES) schools.

Partnerships the key to mental health well-being

Partnerships the key to mental health well-being

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

NSW Mining has showed its continued commitment to mental health and well-being with a stream on 'being mentally healthy in the mining industry', at the NSW Mining Health and Safety Conference.