News and events
News • 11 Feb 2020
Science and gender equity are taking equal precedence across the world today, as support mobilises for the United Nation’s 2020 International Day of Women and Girls in Science.
News • 18 Dec 2019
More than $480,000 has been awarded to explore new ways to improve the mental well-being of university students from low socioeconomic backgrounds.
News • 27 Nov 2019
Four University of Newcastle researchers have been announced as Highly Cited Researchers for 2019 by Clarivate Analytics' Web of Science Group.
News • 22 Nov 2019
If I told you Australia’s biggest-earning innovation for the past quarter century came from Newcastle, would you believe me? Indeed, it has outstripped earnings from other icons like WiFi and the Black Box, but is little known for its economic contribution to the country.
News • 18 Nov 2019
The Australian Research Council (ARC) awarded $35 million in funding for a new Centre of Excellence in Synthetic Biology, to a consortium which includes the University of Newcastle led by Professor Brett Neilan.
News • 15 Nov 2019
Crucial information about the Great Hammerhead Shark that underlines their importance for the Australian coastal ecosystem has been uncovered by marine ecologists at the University of Newcastle.
News • 14 Nov 2019
Students who get involved in uni life above and beyond their time in the classroom make a world of difference to the UON community. It’s this engagement in campus life and professional development that paves the way to a successful future.At UON we take pride in the achievements of our students who make a difference to UON life. The Student Engagement Awards is where we celebrate them.
News • 11 Nov 2019
Climate emergency: Lessons from the Past?Professor Silvia Frisia, who leads a team investigating prehistoric climates, discusses the history of climate change with ABC Newcastle's Kia Handley.
News • 4 Nov 2019
Researchers at the University of Newcastle and Macquarie University have found a novel way to remotely track fish in shallow water environments.
News • 1 Nov 2019
The University of Newcastle is proud to be named as a Women in STEM Decadal Plan Champion by the Australian Academy of Science.
Event • 12 Mar 2020 at 2:45pm
The Educator Network (tEN), in conjunction with the Faculty of Business and Law, will be hosting a professional development workshop:“A global academy of University educators? Reflections on Australia’s engagement with…