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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Thursday, 22 October 2015
For Jarrod Wilton, a passion for music comes naturally.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tuesday, 18 August 2015
One AIM HIGH program has inspired a Mid North Coast school to turn every Thursday into science day.
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.
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.
Monday, 6 July 2015
Research Associate Dr Sally Baker attended the inaugural Uni Students Transitions Achievement Retention & Success (STARS) Conference in Melbourne last week.