The University of Newcastle, Australia

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This week

Academic English Workshops

Recurring Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 9:00am - 14 Oct 2020 until 10:30am • Every week on Monday, until 14 Oct 2020

Academic English Workshops

These weekly Academic English Workshops will cover important skill areas for Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.

Career Workshop

Event • 30 Sep 2020 from 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Looking Forward, Dreaming Big: Create a LinkedIn Profile

Designed specifically for our Indigenous students, in this workshop we will show you how to create a well written LinkedIn profile, so you can confidently expand your network and build a professional online identity.

Upcoming events

Academic English Workshops

Recurring Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 9:00am - 14 Oct 2020 until 10:30am • Every week on Monday, until 14 Oct 2020

Academic English Workshops

These weekly Academic English Workshops will cover important skill areas for Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.

Adam Boyle

Event • 14 Oct 2020 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Adam Boyle

Join us for Startup Stories and hear from Adam his story of building a world-class tech company from Newcastle and how they’re scaling their solution across the globe.

support group for parents

Event • 14 Oct 2020 at 8:00pm

Support Group for Parents

This series of four 60 minute online sessions is designed to support students who are also juggling the demands of parenting.

Wellbeing for HRD Students

Event • 15 Oct 2020 at 11:00am

Engage Survive and Thrive: Wellbeing for HDR students

This 90 minute webinar will explore how to overcome some of the challenges of completing a higher research degree, and strategies to move from ‘surviving’ to ‘thriving’.

Band Comp

Event • 15 Oct 2020 at 7:00pm

Band Comp Final

The 2020 band comp grand final will be a drive-in gig!

Pitching workshop

Event • 19 Oct 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: How to Pitch an Idea

At this workshop you'll learn the three elements of communication, how to build a compelling pitch and how to overcome nerves.

CareerChat5

Event • 20 Oct 2020 from 10:00am - 10:15am

Career Chat: The ultimate cover letter

In this Career Chat we will walk you through how to personalise each cover letter and make your application stand out.

Cheryl Gledill

Event • 21 Oct 2020 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Cheryl Gledhill

Join us for Startup Stories and hear from Cheryl as she shares her experience of helping founders find insightful solutions.

support group for parents

Event • 21 Oct 2020 at 8:00pm

Support Group for Parents

This series of four 60 minute online sessions is designed to support students who are also juggling the demands of parenting.

maintaining motivation

Event • 26 Oct 2020 at 2:00pm

Maintaining motivation

This 60 minute webinar will provide students with techniques and strategies for how to cope with changing times and still engage with your studies effectively.

CareerChat1

Event • 27 Oct 2020 from 10:00am - 10:30am

Career Chat: What to do when...

Each month, we bring together a panel of experts consisting of industry leaders, staff and student representatives to discuss trends around employability.

Building a Team

Event • 28 Oct 2020 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join the Dots Virtually - Building a Team

Hear from founders throughout the region as we dive into how to build a high powered team.

support group for parents

Event • 28 Oct 2020 at 8:00pm

Support Group for Parents

This series of four 60 minute online sessions is designed to support students who are also juggling the demands of parenting.

CareerChat2

Event • 3 Nov 2020 from 10:00am - 10:30am

Career Chat: Chats with Industry featuring Forage

Our Chats with Industry series provides the opportunity to hear from employers and recruiters discuss current trends in their industry, and what they look for during the hiring process.

CareerChat3

Event • 10 Nov 2020 from 10:00am - 10:15am

Career Chat: Telling your story through selection criteria

Sharing your experiences is a real art and can make or break a job application. In this Career Chat, we will teach you how to tell your story in a way that will keep employers engaged.

getting the most out of your brain in exams

Event • 17 Nov 2020 at 10:00am

Getting the most from your brain in exams

This 60 min webinar will cover tips for studying for exams, as well as strategies to overcome exam anxiety and enhance exam performance.

overcoming imposter syndrome

Event • 20 Nov 2020 at 11:30am

Overcoming Impostor Syndrome

This 90 minute webinar will help you understand what Impostor Syndrome is, how it can impact on you and your study, and some strategies to overcome it.