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Partnership to support students

Partnership to support students

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Students facing difficult circumstances are set to benefit from a partnership between the University of Newcastle (UON) and The Smith Family that aims to improve access and participation in tertiary studies.

 

Students add to global discussion

Students add to global discussion

Thursday, 31 July 2014

High school students from Tuggerah Lakes Secondary College will be part of a new international project that seeks to give young people a say in future education systems.

 

Getting involved in Education Week

Getting involved in Education Week

Friday, 25 July 2014

A number of schools will experience an outreach program delivered by the University of Newcastle during Education Week that aims to build literacy skills and raise career awareness.

 

Global Innovation Chair Occasional Address 2014

Global Innovation Chair Occasional Address 2014

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

UON's Global Innovation Chair for Equity in Higher Education Professor Geoff Whitty CBE delivered the Occasional Address to Faculty of Education and Arts 2014 graduates on 23 April 2014, about the values of excellence and inclusion.

 

CSI on-campus

CSI on-campus

Friday, 18 July 2014

Students from Lake Macquarie High School will be the first to experience a new program being launched at the University of Newcastle today.

 

AIM High furthers its reach

AIM High furthers its reach

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

The AIM High program within Equity and Diversity at the University of Newcastle has experienced a significant growth in program involvement for 2014.

 

Refugee students visit school

Refugee students visit school

Thursday, 25 July 2013

Two University of Newcastle students who come from a refugee background shared their personal experiences and journeys this month with a group of year 5 and 6 students from Kurri Kurri Public School.

 

Conference challenges social work perceptions

Conference challenges social work perceptions

Thursday, 26 June 2014

Fourth year social work students had the chance to present their research during the 2014 Social Work Student Conference hosted last week at the University of Newcastle Callaghan campus.

 

Aiming to turn fiction into reality

Aiming to turn fiction into reality

Monday, 23 June 2014

The aspirational Careers Through Reading program delivered by Aim High continues to inspire through storytelling.

 

Aspirational program launched on the Central Coast

Aspirational program launched on the Central Coast

Monday, 16 June 2014

After significant success in Newcastle, the first series of 'Discover University Days' was rolled out at the University's Central Coast campus.

 

From the VC's desk

From the VC's desk

Friday, 6 June 2014

After the IED detonated in the higher education sector following the Federal Budget announcements, the aftershocks continue to ripple through the sector

 

European Access Network

European Access Network

Friday, 16 May 2014

Staff from the University of Newcastle will attend the 23rd annual European Access Network being held at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland from June 2-4, 2014.

 

Equity in higher education grant success

Equity in higher education grant success

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

University of Newcastle researchers win grants to study student equity in Higher Education.

 

Tuggerah first to roll-out revolutionary US schools program

Tuggerah first to roll-out revolutionary US schools program

Monday, 14 April 2014

Tuggerah Lakes Secondary College, with support from the University of Newcastle, is the first school in New South Wales to deliver a revolutionary accelerated learning program developed in the United States.