Academic English Workshops

Event • 19 Jul 2021 from 12:00pm - 9 Sep 2021 until 1:30pm

Academic English language workshops

These Academic English language Workshops will help you to develop important skills in the areas of Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.

Writing skills - academic learning support

Event • 9 Aug 2021 from 10:00pm - 19 Oct 2021 until 11:00pm

Writing and Study Skills workshops

These Writing skills and Study skills Workshops will help you to develop important skills in the areas of academic writing, working as part of a group, making presentations and exam preparation strategies.

Succeed at online study

Event • 18 Aug 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Successful Online Study Workshops

Workshops to help you adjust to studying from home by introducing some key study and digital skills.

HDR Workshops

Event • 13 Sep 2021 from 1:00pm - 24 Sep 2021 until 3:00pm

Pre-confirmation workshops (for PhD / MPhil candidates)

These workshops are designed for new PhD / MPhil candidates seeking general guidance and skills development.

Stress Less

Event • 18 Oct 2021 - 29 Oct 2021

Stress Less

Stress Less is back for the end of Semester 2 with activities, entertainment and strategies to help you cope with and manage stress in the lead up to exams!

Vanessa Lewis

Event • 20 Oct 2021 - 19 Dec 2021

Vanessa Lewis: Tempera: The Nature of Paint

Lewis has turned her art studio into a laboratory to explore an intriguing collection of historic tempera recipes and has identified one hundred ingredients used by artists before the commercialisation of paint.

Warwick Heywood

Event • 20 Oct 2021 - 19 Dec 2021

Warwick Heywood: Painting the Anthropocene’s Agitated Physicality

Responding to the severe 2017-2020 Eastern Australia drought and bush fires, Heywood conducts a speculative investigation and imagination of the Anthropocene’s “agitated physicality”.

Adam Boyle

Event • 22 Oct 2021 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Adam Boyle (Pegasus)

Join us for this very special follow-up Startup Stories as we dive into the acquisition process with Adam Boyle and hear what’s next on the Pegasus roadmap.

Peer Mentor Fun Friday

Event • 22 Oct 2021 at 3:00pm

Peer Mentor Fun Friday

Join our Fun Friday session and meet some new students, play some trivia and games, as well as chat with our wonderful Peer Mentors! Plus everyone who attends will go into the draw to win one of four $25 AUD Amazon gift cards.

Library webinar What is Open Access

Event • 26 Oct 2021 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Library Webinar: What is Open Access?

Join us for this webinar where you will discover what open access is and how to access various scholarly resources for free.

Students walking at Callaghan campus

Event • 28 Oct 2021 from 5:00pm - 6:00pm

TAFE to Uni Webinar

Tune in to hear from our admissions staff and student ambassadors that will provide advice and give key insights into studying at the University of Newcastle.

Event • 28 Oct 2021 at 5:00pm

Tafe to Uni Webinar - Thursday 28 October 5.00pm

Are you looking at studying a University degree after completing TAFE? We invite you to join us for our TAFE to Uni webinar via zoom.


Event • 3 Nov 2021 from 9:30am - 11:30am

Pre Grant Writing Circle

Bring along your grant idea / proposal and pitch to our Pre-Grant Writing Circle. This is an interactive workshop that will support the development of fresh ideas for grant opportunities and collaborations in a dynamic, group-facilitated environment.

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.