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News • 1 Jul 2020

The Role of Cooperatives in Sustainable Development in Asia-Pacific Countries

Ann Apps was invited to present at a workshop “The Role of Cooperatives in Sustainable Development in Asia-Pacific Countries” hosted by UNDESA in Nadi, Fiji on March 4th.

News • 1 Jul 2020

Cooperatives in Development – People-centred Businesses in Action

Newcastle Law School academic joins Partnership project between the International Co-operative Alliance and the European Commission.

News • 1 Jul 2020

14th International Co-operative Alliance Asia Pacific Research Conference

The Faculty of Business and Law welcome delegates to the 14th International Co-operative Alliance Asia Pacific Research Conference.

News • 19 Jun 2020

Appointment of Professor Roberta Ryan

The Faculty of Business and Law welcomes the Professor of Local Government

Design Nuts

News • 16 Jun 2020

Edtech founder shares her story of empowering teachers and students

Kylie Burrett shares her startup journey as co-founder of edtech company Design Nuts at I2N's Startup Stories

News • 29 May 2020

Could housing cooperatives be an affordable solution to Australia’s growing housing crisis?

A project investigating the benefits of housing cooperatives in Australia will receive a boost, with the help of an Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage project worth over $590,000.

Dr Marcus Rodrigs

News • 26 May 2020

Dr Marcus Rodrigs Nominated for Thought Leader of the Year

Newcastle Business School academic nominated for prestigious industry award.

News • 19 May 2020

Researchers map emerging disadvantage in Australia due to COVID-19 job loss

A new report reveals the areas that are most at risk of COVID-19 related job loss, with researchers pinpointing more than 100 locations of emerging disadvantage in Australia.

News • 15 May 2020

Political life after lockdown: a democractic reset or back to the future?

Coordinating the national response to COVID-19 has been led by an unfamiliar piece of political machinery, the National Cabinet. Prof. Jim Jose looks at a democratic reset or back to the future.

News • 5 May 2020

PVC wins Best Paper Award

Professor Tony Travaglione wins best paper award at the ANZIBA Annual Conference.

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News • 5 May 2020

The impact of COVID-19 on tourism and hospitality

Professor Will Rifkin discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the hospitality and tourism industries.

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News • 1 May 2020

Law in Lockdown - a Newcastle Law School podcast

The NLS explores the impact of COVID-19 on the legal community.

Events

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Event • 10 Jun 2020 - 8 Jul 2020

International Climate Change Law and Policy

Location: Free Online Short Course |Duration: 4 Weeks |Effort: 2-3 hours per week |Cost: FREE - Certificate for US$49 |Subject: Law |Level: Intermediate |Learn more about the course.Learn about the…

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Event • 17 Jun 2020 from 10:22am - 8 Jul 2020 until 10:22am

High Conflict in Law: Personality Disorders and Disputes

Location: Free online short course | Duration: 3 weeks | Effort: 1-2 hours per week | Cost: FREE - Certificate for US$49 | Subject: Law | Level: IntroductoryLearn more about…

Make A World Of Difference

Event • 2 Jul 2020 from 1:00pm - 2:30pm

International Students: How to write a resume and cover letter

What does your Resume say about you? What makes a good Cover Letter? How can you highlight relevant skills?Your Resume is often the first impression you make, and it should…

Current Master of Education student Kristy

Event • 6 Jul 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Webinar: Postgraduate Education

Join Professor Jim Albright, Program Convenor for the Graduate Certificate in Education and Master of Education at the University of Newcastle and have your questions answered during a free one-hour…

Make A World Of Difference

Event • 7 Jul 2020 from 12:30pm - 2:00pm

How to address selection criteria

Understanding how to address Selection Criteria effectively is critical to your job application success.Designed specifically for our international students, this online information session will show you how to map your…

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Event • 8 Jul 2020 - 5 Aug 2020

When I Grow Up: Supporting Children's Aspirations

Location: Free online short course | Duration: 4 weeks | Effort: 1-2 hours per week | Cost: FREE - Certificate for US $49 | Subject: Education & Teacher Training |…

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Event • 8 Jul 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Webinar: Master of Special and Inclusive Education

Join Dr Judith Foggett, Program Convenor for the Master of Special and Inclusive Education at the University of Newcastle and have your questions answered about the program during a free…

Make A World Of Difference

Event • 9 Jul 2020 from 1:00pm - 2:30pm

International Students: How to address selection criteria

Understanding how to address Selection Criteria effectively is critical to your job application success.Designed specifically for our international students, this online information session will show you how to map your…

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Event • 13 Jul 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Webinar: Master of Environmental Management and Sustainability

Join Senior Lecturer Dr Geoff MacFarlane to learn more about the Master of Environmental Management and Sustainability at the University of Newcastle and have your questions answered during a free…

Make A World Of Difference

Event • 14 Jul 2020 from 12:30pm - 2:00pm

International Students: How to create the ultimate job search strategy

Where are the jobs?Now that you have identified your values, skills and strengths, it's time to implement everything you have learned about yourself in this series of "Make a World…

Make A World Of Difference

Event • 16 Jul 2020 from 1:00pm - 2:30pm

International Students: How to create the ultimate job search strategy

Where are the jobs?Now that you have identified your values, skills and strengths, it's time to implement everything you have learned about yourself in this series of "Make a World…

Current Master of Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development student Aileen

Event • 20 Jul 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Webinar: Postgraduate Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development

Join Associate Professor Ifte Ahmed and a current student to learn more about the Graduate Certificate in Disaster Risk Reduction and Master of Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development at the…

Make A World Of Difference

Event • 21 Jul 2020 from 12:30pm - 2:00pm

International Students: How to prepare for a job interview

Most people need some preparation before attending an interview. In this workshop designed specifically for our international students, we will answer your questions, help you navigate job interviews, learn interview…