The University of Newcastle, Australia

June 2019

The University Gallery • 28 Jun 2019

RESPONSE exhibition @ Hunter Region Botanic Gardens

Response is a partnership between the University Gallery and the Hunter Region Botanic Gardens. 12 local artists respond to the natural environment of this important regional environment, installing sculptural works along the pathways of the gardens. Find their works installed on site until 4 August.

Ravenswood Yr 9 students using the VRTY platform.

Faculty of Education and Arts • 26 Jun 2019

New industry partnership to drive research into the use of virtual reality in schools

New research is exploring how the VRTY platform can inspire learners to create their own virtual environments.

News • 21 Jun 2019

Fellowship to help reconnect stroke survivors with community

Stroke researcher Dr Heidi Janssen has received the Hunter Medical Research Institute’s first Women in Medical Research Fellowship (WIMRF) to develop a unique, community-based rehabilitation project using activities such as singing, dancing and art to stimulate patient recovery.

Faculty of Education and Arts • 21 Jun 2019

Humanities highlighted at regional conference

50 humanities centre academics and postgraduate students from Newcastle and around the country came together to discuss strategies and developments in humanities research in the regions.

Faculty of Education and Arts • 21 Jun 2019

Future Societies Workshop kicks off Memorandum of Understanding with the New Economy Network Australia

The Alternative Futures Research Network will create a new research hub in partnership with the New Economy Network Australia.

Jordan Smith

Faculty of Education and Arts • 21 Jun 2019

New project to investigate the effect of exercise on stress in HSC students

Can exercise help stressed out HSC students? This new research project will find out.

News • 20 Jun 2019

Changes at University of Newcastle’s Port Macquarie campus

The University of Newcastle has today announced changes to the programs it will offer at its Port Macquarie campus.The changes see a shift to postgraduate and research delivery at the campus.

News • 20 Jun 2019

Trial to confirm insulin dose for fat and protein on blood glucose levels in people with diabetes

Those with diabetes have been carb counting to calculate meal insulin for a long time, but what about the impact of fat and protein on blood glucose levels?