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News • 17 Jul 2024

Strengthening trans-Tasman relationship with strategic partnership

The University of Waikato and the University of Newcastle have further strengthened their relationship with the signing of a strategic partnership agreement this month.

News • 17 Jul 2024

New research plants the seed to grow food crops with sea water

Budding new plant biology research is paving the potential to produce food crops that not only survive but thrive in salty conditions.

News • 15 Jul 2024

Returning to study marketing, Rebecca meant business

Rebecca Cramp started university straight out of high school but decided, at the time, it wasn’t for her. Seven years later she returned with a renewed sense of purpose.

News • 15 Jul 2024

Heath scores Wollotuka support to succeed

As a young country boy from Bourke with aspirations of being an NRL player, Barkindji man Heath Gibbs never thought University was an option for him.

News • 15 Jul 2024

Every student journey celebrated at University of Newcastle graduations

More than 1,200 students will don their caps and gowns to celebrate their study achievements during six graduation ceremonies this week at the University of Newcastle’s Callaghan campus.

News • 8 Jul 2024

Australian-first network to drive collaboration across digital health research and education

The University of Newcastle has been announced an inaugural member of an Australian first, national, cross-university network that will advocate for, and advance digital health, through collaboration and evidence-based research.

News • 25 Jun 2024

Illuminating safety and community spirit

Produced by an interdisciplinary team from University of Newcastle, four digital display structures were recently installed in City Park, Penrith, with the goal of helping women and girls feel safer in public spaces.

News • 19 Jun 2024

Professor Jenny May appointed National Rural Health Commissioner

University of Newcastle’s Professor Jenny May, AM, has been appointed Australia’s National Rural Health Commissioner.

News • 18 Jun 2024

University of Newcastle welcomes new Director of Infrastructure and Facilities

The University of Newcastle is pleased to announce Kevin McCarthy’s recent appointment as the new Director of Infrastructure and Facilities Services.

News • 18 Jun 2024

Bladder cancer MRI trial taking place in the Hunter

Clinical researchers from the John Hunter Hospital, Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI) and the University of Newcastle are investigating a way to use Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis of bladder cancer.

News • 18 Jun 2024

Scientists unearth stingrays’ heavy lifting role in estuaries

A new study has uncovered the significant role stingrays play in shaping estuaries, revealing threatened stingrays in Brisbane Water may move more than 21,000 tonnes of sand per year.

News • 14 Jun 2024

Laureate Professor Talley named on global best scientists in medicine list

Neurogastroenterologist Distinguished Laureate Professor Nick Talley has been ranked number one in Australia and 171st globally on an international ranking recognising the world’s top scientists in the field of medicine.