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2022 Employability Excellence Awards Achievers

2022 Employability Excellence Awards Achievers

We are proud to celebrate our 2022 Employability Excellence Awards achievers. Congratulations to the students, staff and industry partners that inspire our reputation for producing life-ready graduates.

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Live streaming graduation ceremonies

Live streaming graduation ceremonies

Family or friends who cannot attend graduation can still be a part of the big day, with the University live streaming all of our ceremonies.

Connect with emerging talent 

Connect with emerging talent 

Work Integrated Learning connects passionate and engaged students with employers to create meaningful career experiences.

2022 Alumni Excellence Awards winners announced

2022 Alumni Excellence Awards winners announced

We are proud to share the remarkable stories of our eleven recipients, highlighting the achievements of our incredibly talented global alumni community.

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University of Newcastle Graduations take to Singapore

University of Newcastle Graduations take to Singapore

More than 320 students from the Newcastle Australia Institute of Higher Education, a campus of the University of Newcastle, will graduate this weekend.

'Worth from waste' showcased at Food Product Development Expo

'Worth from waste' showcased at Food Product Development Expo

With only 10 weeks to prepare, our third-year Bachelor of Food Science and Human Nutrition students successfully developed four innovative products from food waste, and presented their projects at the Food Product Development Expo at the Ourimbah campus on 19 October 2022.

Forging the future: new sustainability scholarship

Forging the future: new sustainability scholarship

With the winds of change sweeping through Australia’s energy industry, a new philanthropic scholarship generously funded by Oceanex Energy is set to bolster University of Newcastle research into renewable energy options.

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Ma & Morley scholars on-country inspiration

Ma & Morley scholars on-country inspiration

In a journey spanning 3,700 kilometres and 60,000 years, thirteen of our 2020 Ma & Morley Scholars experienced an inspiring cultural immersion through north-west and central west NSW this year.

New $25 million Mark Hughes Foundation Centre for Brain Cancer Research

New $25 million Mark Hughes Foundation Centre for Brain Cancer Research

Great minds unite: The Mark Hughes Foundation and the University of Newcastle partner in new centre for brain cancer research.

Giving back to rural health

Giving back to rural health

Alumna Sophie Welsh is one of our health students from rural and remote areas taking up the challenge to support better health outcomes for rural Australians thanks to generous support available through the Betty Josephine Fyffe Rural Health Scholarships program.

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.