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2021 Alumni Excellence Awards

2021 Alumni Excellence Awards

We are proud to announce the 2021 Alumni Excellence Awards recipients. From world-class researchers and leaders of industry to creative visionaries and innovative disruptors, our alumni are truly inspiring. We are thrilled to share their remarkable stories with you.

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2021 Employability Excellence Awards

2021 Employability Excellence Awards

We are proud to celebrate our 2021 Employability Excellence Awards achievers. Congratulations to the students, staff and community partners that inspire our reputation for producing life-ready graduates.

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NUspace and Civic Park light up orange to start 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women

NUspace and Civic Park light up orange to start 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women

The University of Newcastle’s NUspace building and Civic Park will light up in orange this Thursday to mark the start of the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women.

Pioneers and innovators celebrated in 2021 Alumni Excellence Awards

Pioneers and innovators celebrated in 2021 Alumni Excellence Awards

Hunter, Illawarra and Far West residents invited to share energy goals

Hunter, Illawarra and Far West residents invited to share energy goals

As world leaders commence conversations in Glasgow for the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference, residents of the Hunter, Illawarra and Far West are being asked to contribute their thoughts on the future of energy in New South Wales.

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Scale-up CEO shares his exciting story of building through to acquisition

Scale-up CEO shares his exciting story of building through to acquisition

Newcastle scale-up CEO shares his story of building out a global tech firm through to their recent acquisition at I2N's Startup Stories

University and Port to strengthen region’s future

University and Port to strengthen region’s future

The Hunter region’s growth, economic diversification and social cohesion are at the heart of a Memorandum of Understanding signed today between the University of Newcastle and Port of Newcastle.

University of Newcastle announces the best “hack” for water security

University of Newcastle announces the best “hack” for water security

The New Futures Hackathon for Water Security saw seven teams learn from water security experts from Hunter Water, City of Newcastle, Hunter H2O, and the University of Newcastle before embarking on a 10 hour “hack” to evolve their ideas into a viable, technological solution.

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.