The University of Newcastle, Australia

August 2013

Award winning teachers Dr Mark Rubin and Dr Tim Connor

News • 29 Aug 2013

Teaching Staff Awarded

Prestigious awards for five University of Newcastle staff

Jean Bogan Prize

News • 29 Aug 2013

Jean Bogan Prize for Piano Composition

Award-winning pianist to perform at Jean Bogan Concert

Good Uni Guide

News • 28 Aug 2013

Good Universities Guide

University of Newcastle tops Australia in student retention and equity rankings 

News • 28 Aug 2013

Coalition's Gosford commitment welcomed

University of Newcastle welcomes bipartisan commitment to higher education in Gosford

Guest Speaker Peter FitzSimons

News • 27 Aug 2013

Public Lecture

Peter FitzSimons delivers Human Rights and Social Justice Lecture at University of Newcastle

Doctor in medical research lab

News • 27 Aug 2013

HMRI Open Day

Discover the world leading research that takes place at the Hunter Medical Research Institute as we open our doors to the community for the very first time on 26 September 2013.

Friends Book Fair

News • 27 Aug 2013

Friends Book Fair

Book Fair raises more than $80,000 for student scholarships.

Stroke Discovery

News • 26 Aug 2013

Stroke discovery

New brain wave of thinking in stress and stroke response

Robert Sanson-Fisher

News • 26 Aug 2013

End-of-life care research grant

Researchers aiming to improve quality of end-of-life care

China Festival

News • 26 Aug 2013

China Festival

Confucius Institute hosts Newcastle's first China Festival

The Conversation

The Conversation • 26 Aug 2013

Harming the health of refugees for the sake of stopping boats

By Nicholas Talley.  Like many other Australians, I am alarmed by the hardening policy positions on asylum seekers of both major political parties. And today, the Royal Australian College of Physicians (RACP), of which I am president-elect, has released a public statement about what these policies mean for their health.

Guaranteed Offer Scheme

News • 24 Aug 2013

Guaranteed Offer Scheme

High-achieving students receive University guarantee