View Source The Centre of Excellence for Equity in Higher Education will ensure that the University continues to be a leader in the region and the world in

Centre of Excellence for
EQUITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION

News

Equity Fellowship success for UON academics

Equity Fellowship success for UON academics

Thursday, 4 February 2016

Almost half a million dollars in funding has been awarded to two academics from the University of Newcastle (UON) to investigate solutions to major equity challenges in higher education, in a national first Equity Fellowship programme.


Eight projects boost equity at UON

Eight projects boost equity at UON

Thursday, 4 February 2016

The University of Newcastle has attracted eight Higher Education Participation Programme (HEPP) National Priority Pool (NPP) grants, totalling almost one million dollars, to help improve the tertiary education experience and process for students from diverse backgrounds.


CEEHE seeking Equity Ambassador

CEEHE seeking Equity Ambassador

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

The Centre of Excellence is currently seeking to fill the role of Equity Ambassador for the Access and Student Experience theme.


Summer School 2015 Begins

Summer School 2015 Begins

Friday, 4 December 2015

Girls' Choices is organised by the AIM HIGH program at the University of Newcastle (UON) and provides female Year 9 students from schools around the state with a five-day residential university experience.


UNI4YOU PARTICIPANTS SUCCEED

UNI4YOU PARTICIPANTS SUCCEED

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

Thirteen students have completed the University of Newcastle's enabling program Open Foundation this year with the assistance of the Uni4You program.


GLOBAL RECOGNITION FOR LOCALLY DEVELOPED RESOURCE

GLOBAL RECOGNITION FOR LOCALLY DEVELOPED RESOURCE

Monday, 30 November 2015

The My Big Tomorrow website has received global recognition as an education resource after winning multiple awards only six months after being launched.


AIM HIGH CREW MEMBER RECEIVES WIL AWARD

AIM HIGH CREW MEMBER RECEIVES WIL AWARD

Thursday, 22 October 2015

For Jarrod Wilton, a passion for music comes naturally.


Tackle attitudes to gender

Tackle attitudes to gender

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

Violence against women is rampant in Australia. The estimated cost of violence against women and children is a staggering $13.6 billion per year.


Children's program comes to Newcastle

Children's program comes to Newcastle

Thursday, 24 September 2015

Children participating in a new program will get to explore the world of medical and science research this Friday during the Hunter Medical Research Institute's (HMRI) Open Day.


Improving student well-being

Improving student well-being

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

Psychology researchers at the University of Newcastle (UON) have undertaken a major study to understand the impact of social class on student mental health at university.


#EquityMeans Series

#EquityMeans Series

Monday, 7 September 2015

The Centre of Excellence for Equity in Higher Education (CEEHE) at the University of Newcastle is gathering the thoughts and opinions of practitioners around the world as part of a new Equity Series.


Creating a passion for science

Creating a passion for science

Tuesday, 18 August 2015

One AIM HIGH program has inspired a Mid North Coast school to turn every Thursday into science day.


UNLOCKING HIGHER EDUCATION FOR REFUGEE STUDENTS

UNLOCKING HIGHER EDUCATION FOR REFUGEE STUDENTS

Monday, 27 July 2015

Students from a refugee background are set to benefit from a project being led by the Centre of Excellence for Equity in Higher Education and the English Language and Foundation Studies Centre at the University of Newcastle.


OPENING UP A WORLD OF POSSIBILITIES

OPENING UP A WORLD OF POSSIBILITIES

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Following a successful launch on the Central Coast last year, the AIM HIGH Discover University Days will be returning to the Ourimbah campus in 2015.


Findings from UniSTARS Conference

Findings from UniSTARS Conference

Monday, 6 July 2015

Research Associate Dr Sally Baker attended the inaugural Uni Students Transitions Achievement Retention & Success (STARS) Conference in Melbourne last week.