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Newcastle researchers awarded $750,000 to help heart health

Newcastle researchers awarded $750,000 to help heart health

Monday, 11 December 2017

Six Hunter researchers will focus on helping Australians have better heart health by investigating the causes, treatment and prevention of heart disease, after securing more than $750,000 in funding from the Heart Foundation.

World-first UON course draws international recognition

World-first UON course draws international recognition

Friday, 8 December 2017

A world-first online course from the University of Newcastle (UON) has received global recognition, taking out the prestigious edX Prize for Exceptional Contributions in Online Learning and Teaching at an international ceremony.

An impressive creation to mark the 40th year finale

An impressive creation to mark the 40th year finale

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Internationally renowned soprano and University of Newcastle (UON) alumna, Miriam Allan, will join the Newcastle University Choir for their final performance of 2017, marking a prestigious finale to their impressive 40th year.

Mustafa Prize recognises work of UON and imperial engineer

Mustafa Prize recognises work of UON and imperial engineer

Sunday, 3 December 2017

Pioneering computer scientist, engineer and applied mathematician Professor Erol Gelenbe has been honoured with one the world’s most prestigious science and engineering awards.

International acclaim for public health pioneer

International acclaim for public health pioneer

Wednesday, 29 November 2017

An outstanding alumnus from the University of Newcastle has been recognised for his achievements in public health research, which has helped inform policy decisions and treatment of disease in China.

New Colombo scholars set to deepen ties in the Pacific

New Colombo scholars set to deepen ties in the Pacific

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Six exceptional students from the University of Newcastle (UON) are set to shine in the Indo-Pacific as 2018 New Colombo Scholars under the New Colombo Plan (NCP) Scholarship Program.

New centre to lead innovation in medical rehabilitation

New centre to lead innovation in medical rehabilitation

Friday, 24 November 2017

Medical rehabilitation services are set for a significant overhaul, following the launch of Australia’s first Centre for Innovative Technologies in Rehabilitation Settings (CITRS) at the University of Newcastle (UON).

STEM pilot program a great success

STEM pilot program a great success

Thursday, 23 November 2017

The HunterWiSE 2017 Pilot Program culminated in a final presentation on Wednesday the 1st of November.