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News

Scholarship win for surf life saving champion

Scholarship win for surf life saving champion

One of Australia’s shooting stars of surf life saving, Jemma Smith, has been awarded the inaugural Newcastle Knights Minerva Scholarship.

Practical founder shares story of combating rising youth unemployment

Practical founder shares story of combating rising youth unemployment

Tricia Martin shares her innovation journey as founder of a youth skill building and employment platform at I2N's Startup Stories.

Chief Justice recognises Newcastle's newest lawyers among best in the country

Chief Justice recognises Newcastle's newest lawyers among best in the country

For the first time in 25 years, Newcastle was proud to welcome the Chief Justice and three of the state’s top judges to preside over the University’s annual admittance ceremony at City Hall this week, in which eligible graduates are formally confirmed as lawyers of the court.

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Considered founder shares his insight of helping teams learn faster

Considered founder shares his insight of helping teams learn faster

Lachy Gray shares his innovation journey as co-founder of uniquely distributed edtech startup at I2N's Startup Stories.

Exceptional affiliates recognised in 2021 Australia Day Honours

Exceptional affiliates recognised in 2021 Australia Day Honours

The University of Newcastle congratulates and celebrates all Australians recognised in the 2021 Australia Day Honours, in particular those belonging to the University’s valued community.

A graduation like no other

A graduation like no other

There is light at the end of the tunnel for 550 students who will celebrate the culmination of their studies at the University of Newcastle Callaghan graduation ceremonies this 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.