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A life purpose born from mother’s trauma
Every day in Ethiopia 27 to 33 women die due to birth-related complications. Teketo Tegegne has made it his life’s purpose to protect new mothers and future generations.
A game-changing collaboration aimed at reducing the risk of concussion in sport is set to transform the way footy is played.
A leap of faith
Citizen scientists are teaming up with University of Newcastle researchers leading Australia’s effort to prevent the extinction of precious amphibians.
The next big thing in energy that’s already here – Hydrogen
Greenest ride? Why this hydrogen fuel produced from thin air and sunshine is sure to rev you up.
The sperm discovery that’s set to both create and save lives
Aiding cancer research and helping to solve major issues with male fertility? It’s all in a day’s work for the humble sperm.
The op-shop funding global cancer research
Tucked away in Rutherford, New South Wales, lies an unassuming second-hand store whose dedicated volunteers have quietly raised millions for Hunter researchers combating cancer.
Update on Chancellor appointment
The Hon. Mark Vaile has reviewed his decision to take on the role of Chancellor of the University of Newcastle and has advised of his intention now not to proceed.
Tackling health issues at their origin with NEW1000 study
Researchers will study the human microbiome in pregnant women, fathers, and their children to determine the impact of a healthy microbiome on health outcomes.
Mark Hughes Foundation makes $7.5 million commitment to accelerating brain cancer research
The Mark Hughes Foundation has announced a $7.5 million, five-year philanthropic commitment to the University of Newcastle.
Hunter Region’s premier aquatic facility makes a splash at official reopening
The region’s premier swimming and aquatic facility reopened today, much to the delight of athletes, recreational swimmers, families, students, and the broader community.
Remarkable Australians recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours
The University of Newcastle congratulates all Australians recognised in the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours, in particular those belonging to the University’s esteemed community.
Safe return of international students to Newcastle
Statement from Vice-Chancellor Professor Alex Zelinsky AO on the safe return of international students to Newcastle
Third Year Music Students' Showcase At Lizottes
Third Year Bachelor Of Music Students Performance At Lizotte's, 3rd yr BMUS, School Of Creative Industries, SOCI, University Of Newcastle, Australia
JMP INFO SESSION
UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE - JOINT MEDICAL PROGRAM (JMP) INFO SESSION
Sydney Campus Open Day
Pursue the career you really want with postgraduate study. Start by joining us for our Sydney Campus Open Day.
Jobs of the future webinar series
Want to know more about the jobs of the future and the role of computer scientists and information technology (IT), engineering and science professionals in tackling the world’s biggest problems?
Overcoming Impostor Syndrome
Learn what Impostor Syndrome is, how it can impact on you and your study, and some strategies to overcome it.
Stay tuned for more details on Clubs Week!