What's happening

This week

Writing skills - academic learning support

Recurring Event • 5 Mar 2021 from 2:00pm - 5 May 2021 until 5:30pm • Every weekday, until 5 May 2021

Writing Skills workshops for undergraduate students

These free workshops will strengthen your writing and equip you with the skills to approach and complete your assignments with confidence. You can attend as many as you wish and are intended primarily for undergraduate and postgraduate by coursework students.

Academic English Workshops

Recurring Event • 9 Mar 2021 from 3:00pm - 30 Apr 2021 until 4:30pm • Every week on Tuesday, until 9 Mar 2021

English language skills workshops

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

Study skills

Recurring Event • 18 Mar 2021 from 10:00am - 28 Apr 2021 until 9:00am • Every weekday, until 28 Apr 2021

Study Skills workshops: weeks 4-9

These workshops will help you build the academic skills needed to succeed at Uni. They are held Mondays to Thursdays from Weeks 4 to 9. You're welcome to attend as many as you like; they're 50 minutes long and all are free - see below for more information about the topics covered.

HDR Workshops

Recurring Event • 7 Apr 2021 from 10:00am - 13 Apr 2021 until 10:00am • Every day, until 13 Apr 2021

Pre-confirmation workshops (for PhD / MPhil candidates)

These workshops will assist PhD and MPhil candidates to develop and sharpen their academic writing skills. Relevant to all HDR students.

Wikipedia

Event • 13 Apr 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: Wikipedia edit-a-thon

Following the successful 2020 Wikipedia edit-a-thon Missed in History, join library staff as they talk all things Wikipedia.

BALANCING LIFE AND STUDY

Event • 13 Apr 2021 at 4:00pm

Webinar | Balancing Life and Study

Drop in to this free online session and find out how to manage your time more effectively.

BALANCING LIFE AND STUDY

Event • 14 Apr 2021 at 1:00pm

Webinar | Balancing Life and Study

Drop in to this free online session and find out how to manage your time more effectively.

Upcoming events

Looking Ahead Lecture Series

Event • 21 Apr 2021 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Building Resilience

Join Shane Fitzsimmons, Commissioner of Resilience NSW, and Lord Mayor Cr Nuatali Nelmes and their panel of experts as they discuss sustainable development issues, design and policy directions both within our direct communities and in our neighbouring regions - locally and globally.

Writing skills - academic learning support

Recurring Event • 5 Mar 2021 from 2:00pm - 5 May 2021 until 5:30pm • Every weekday, until 5 May 2021

Writing Skills workshops for undergraduate students

These free workshops will strengthen your writing and equip you with the skills to approach and complete your assignments with confidence. You can attend as many as you wish and are intended primarily for undergraduate and postgraduate by coursework students.

Academic English Workshops

Recurring Event • 9 Mar 2021 from 3:00pm - 30 Apr 2021 until 4:30pm • Every week on Tuesday, until 9 Mar 2021

English language skills workshops

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

Study skills

Recurring Event • 18 Mar 2021 from 10:00am - 28 Apr 2021 until 9:00am • Every weekday, until 28 Apr 2021

Study Skills workshops: weeks 4-9

These workshops will help you build the academic skills needed to succeed at Uni. They are held Mondays to Thursdays from Weeks 4 to 9. You're welcome to attend as many as you like; they're 50 minutes long and all are free - see below for more information about the topics covered.

DJ COMP HEAT 1

Event • 19 Apr 2021 at 7:00pm

DJ Comp | Heat 1

The 2021 DJ Comp begins! Get your dancing shoes on and head on over to Bar on the Hill to see what's shaking.

Endnote

Event • 20 Apr 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: Intro to Endnote

Feel overwhelmed by Endnote? This is a great opportunity to gain an understanding of the citation management tool and ask some questions.

dj comp heat 2

Event • 20 Apr 2021 at 7:00pm

DJ Comp | Heat 2

Come and enjoy the music at the 2021 DJ Comp!

Career Workshop

Event • 21 Apr 2021 from 11:00am - 12:00pm

Interview Practice Session for Final Year Education Students (Ourimbah)

Are you in your final year of an Education degree? Come along to this practice session designed to help you prepare for Department of Education graduate recruitment interviews and interviews with schools.

DJ Comp Heat 3

Event • 21 Apr 2021 at 7:00pm

DJ Comp | Heat 3

Bring your dancing shoes over to the Bar on the Hill for heat 3 of the 2021 DJ Comp!

free lunch

Event • 22 Apr 2021 at 12:00pm

Free Lunch for Students

Current student? We've got a free lunch for you!

Career Workshop

Event • 22 Apr 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Interview Practice Session for Final Year Education Students (Callaghan)

Are you in your final year of an Education degree? Come along to this practice session designed to help you prepare for Department of Education graduate recruitment interviews and interviews with schools.

student event

Event • 26 Apr 2021 - 30 Apr 2021

Sustainability Week

Details for this event coming soon!

Sustainability week 26-30 april

Event • 26 Apr 2021 from 8:00am - 30 Apr 2021 until 5:00pm

Sustainability Week 2021

Our environment needs to be looked after now more than ever, so we're starting with our day-to-day decisions and our actions as a University community. Sustainability Week 2021 is all about practical ways you can help the environment and make…

Career Workshop

Event • 26 Apr 2021 from 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Interview Practice Session for Final Year Education Students (Online)

Are you in your final year of an Education degree? Come along to this practice session designed to help you prepare for Department of Education graduate recruitment interviews and interviews with schools.

Laptop keyboard

Event • 27 Apr 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: Advanced database searching

Join us and learn some tips and tricks for using the advanced search features in databases.

CareerChat1

Event • 29 Apr 2021 from 10:00am - 10:15am

Career Chat: Career Planning and Alternate Career Pathways in Education

Being a teacher can be a great job, but have you ever thought about what else you can do with an Education degree? Join this Career Chat to learn some tips about planning for a career in the Education sector.

free lunch

Event • 29 Apr 2021 at 12:00pm

Free Lunch for Students

Current Student? Come to the Auchmuty Courtyard for a FREE lunch!

JTDs pitching

Event • 29 Apr 2021 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join the Dots - Pitching

Hear from founders and business leaders throughout the region as we explore the art of pitching.

Career Workshop

Event • 30 Apr 2021 from 11:00am - 12:00pm

Interview Practice Session for Final Year Education Students (Callaghan)

Are you in your final year of an Education degree? Come along to this practice session designed to help you prepare for Department of Education graduate recruitment interviews and interviews with schools.

Career Workshop

Event • 30 Apr 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Interview Practice Session for Final Year Education Students (Ourimbah)

Are you in your final year of an Education degree? Come along to this practice session designed to help you prepare for Department of Education graduate recruitment interviews and interviews with schools.

Funding Roadmap

Event • 3 May 2021 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Funding Roadmap

Find out first-hand what opportunities are available to bring your new product, process or service through the phases of “explore – experiment – accelerate – scale” right here in the Hunter.

Getting the most out of supervision

Event • 3 May 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Getting the most out of supervision

Learn how to build an effective working relationship with your supervisor, as well as some strategies to overcome some of the common barriers and difficulties.

Typewriter

Event • 4 May 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: Literature reviews

Need to write a literature review? Don't know where to start? The answer is here.

Jennifer Holland

Event • 5 May 2021 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Jennifer Holland (Throat Scope)

Join us at Startup Stories for an engaging session with one of Australia’s brightest medtech CEO’s and local Newcastle entrepreneur as she shares her insight into building a world-class company and scaling it across the globe.

Community Garden

Event • 5 May 2021 at 12:00pm

Community Garden Catch-Up

Whether you’re an experienced green thumb or just want to get out in the sun to plant and harvest, you can help maintain the community garden.

DJ Comp Final

Event • 5 May 2021 at 12:00pm

DJ Comp | Final

This is it - time to crown a winner!

free lunch

Event • 7 May 2021 at 12:00pm

Free Lunch for Students

Current Student? Come to the Auchmuty Courtyard for a FREE lunch!

MakerSpace

Event • 11 May 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: The Library MakerSpace intro.

Join MakerSpace staff to gain an understanding of what is on offer in the wonderful world of MakerSpace.

free lunch

Event • 14 May 2021 at 12:00pm

Free Lunch for Students

Current Student? Come to the Campus Green for a FREE lunch!

free lunch

Event • 17 May 2021 at 12:00pm

Free Lunch for Students

Current Student? Come to the Auchmuty Courtyard for a FREE lunch!

Endnote

Event • 18 May 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: Advanced Endnote techniques

Join our Research Liaison Librarian for some in depth advanced Endnote techniques.

free lunch

Event • 24 May 2021 at 12:00pm

Free Lunch for Students

Current Student? Come to the Campus Green for a FREE lunch!

GLAM lab

Event • 25 May 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: GLAM and Special collections

Join us to discover the fascinating world of Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (GLAM) and the University of Newcastle’s own Special Collections.

Community Garden

Event • 26 May 2021 at 12:00pm

Community Garden Catch-Up

Whether you’re an experienced green thumb or just want to get out in the sun to plant and harvest, you can help maintain the community garden.

Systematic reviews

Event • 1 Jun 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: Systematic reviews

Join us to find out more about Systematic reviews.

free lunch

Event • 1 Jun 2021 at 12:00pm

Free Lunch for Students

Current Student? Come to the Auchmuty Courtyard for a FREE lunch!

Overcoming impostor syndrome

Event • 1 Jul 2021 from 11:00am - 12:00pm

Overcoming impostor syndrome

Learn what Impostor Syndrome is, how it can impact on you and your study, and some strategies to overcome it.

Community Garden

Event • 27 Jul 2021 at 12:00pm

Community Garden Catch-Up

Whether you’re an experienced green thumb or just want to get out in the sun to plant and harvest, you can help maintain the community garden.

CLUBS WEEK

Event • 3 Aug 2021 - 5 Aug 2021

Clubs Week

Stay tuned for more details on Clubs Week!

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.