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UON Collection artwork by Margaret Olley travels to Orange Regional Gallery

UON Collection artwork by Margaret Olley travels to Orange Regional Gallery

Thursday, 2 November 2017

A beloved Margaret Olley painting from the University of Newcastle Collection will be featured in 2018 exhibition at Orange Regional Gallery.

My Year as a Fairy Tale: Bringing Magic and Marie Antoinette to Maitland

My Year as a Fairy Tale: Bringing Magic and Marie Antoinette to Maitland

Thursday, 2 March 2017

University of Newcastle PhD candidate, Helen Hopcroft, will spend a year dressed as Marie Antoinette in an effort to highlight and bolster tourism in Maitland.

My Year as a Fairy Tale is a year-long performance by artist and writer Ms Hopcroft who trained as a painter at London’s Royal College of Art and is in the final stages of a Creative Writing PhD at the University of Newcastle. The project is sponsored by the University of Newcastle’s Centre for 21st Century Humanities and partnered by Slingshot, a Newcastle-based corporate accelerator.

2017 Mid-Career Women's Research Development Program

2017 Mid-Career Women's Research Development Program

Friday, 17 February 2017

2017 Mid-Career Women's Research Development Program Invitation

Bachelor of Music student wins top honour

Bachelor of Music student wins top honour

Friday, 11 November 2016

UON Music student wins top prize at the prestigious 2016 Australasian Conference of Undergraduate Research.

Community Music Scholarship 2018

Community Music Scholarship 2018

Sunday, 30 October 2016

Community Music Scholarships

Congratulations to FEDUA's HEPPP  grant awardees

Congratulations to FEDUA's HEPPP grant awardees

Thursday, 20 October 2016

FEDUA researchers from the School of Education and the nascent School of Creative Industries who have been awarded competitive Federal Government funding in the 2016 Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Programme (HEPPP) National Priorities Pool round announced this week. The two FEDUA-led projects are responsible for more than 50% of the total funding awarded to UON.