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Issue 18 - July 9, 2012
Another issue full of conversation, sharing and important news.
Newcastle Innovation does important work for the University. It's the technology transfer and commercialisation office for the University. They help to transfer ideas and tested research into useful products and services.
Hot topics for all staff is again full of very important information about changes to our programs. You have the opportunity to provide feedback on how you think our programs can be improved.
In a major coup for the University, the Centre for Institutional and Organisation Studies and the Newcastle Business School, are please to host a lecture by the founding Executive Director of the Security Council in New York. Don't miss this chance!
Do find that you are increasingly controlled by your email? Are you overwhelmed by the volume of messages that come your way every day? Do you find it difficult to get colleagues to respond to your emails? We offer you some great tips, and more, to make email work for you - and us!
Very soon, hundreds of year 6 students and their families will visit the University to find out what it's really like. You can help to make sure they have a great time.
The Confucius Institute and the University have been working hard to strengthen ties between the University, our region and China. It is fast becoming a leader in strengthening vital links with this great civilisation. You too can get the edge by increasing your Chinese literacy.
Plus, we remind you about your invitation to the installation of the University's sixth Chancellor, Dr Ken Moss; give you an exciting update about health and safety initiatives; notify you of upcoming EchoSystem workshops; and a fantastic opportunity for a research academic...and more!