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New outdoor area provides respite for domestic violence survivors

New outdoor area provides respite for domestic violence survivors

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

The University of Newcastle (UON) has facilitated a much-needed renovation of play equipment at a local women’s refuge, helping to transform the outdoor space at Jenny’s Place into a safe area that mothers and their children can enjoy together.

In Memory of Dr Peter Hendry 1915 - 2017

In Memory of Dr Peter Hendry 1915 - 2017

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

by Dr Bernie Curran

It is a great privilege to be asked to honour a man whom I have loved dearly, as a friend, as a mentor and, for me, as the supreme model of what it means to be human and to be an Australian.

Friends raise record amount for scholarships

Friends raise record amount for scholarships

Friday, 15 September 2017

The biennial book fair organised by the Friends of the University of Newcastle will help shape lives.

Flying the flag with pride

Flying the flag with pride

Monday, 11 September 2017

Staff and students gathered outside The Great Hall on Monday 11 September to mark the beginning of Pride Week celebrations with a ceremonial raising of the Pride flag.

Enabling students' aspirations

Enabling students' aspirations

Friday, 8 September 2017

The UON Global Office announced last month that UON has been awarded $1,620,300 in new funding as part of the 2018 New Colombo Plan (NCP) Mobility Program.  Thanks to the devoted support of academic and professional staff, UON has been successful in achieving a remarkable 190% increase in new funding compared to 2017.

Exhibition to generate Shaping Futures Scholarships

Exhibition to generate Shaping Futures Scholarships

Thursday, 7 September 2017

A generous gift for students in need, this special exhibition coming up at the University Gallery will raise funds towards student scholarships.

Australia sets the standard in stroke treatment and care

Australia sets the standard in stroke treatment and care

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Australian stroke patients are set to receive the latest and world’s best stroke treatment and care following the launch of new Clinical Guidelines for Stroke Management at Parliament House.

PhD Scholarship Opportunity - Realising Resilience at Hunter Water

PhD Scholarship Opportunity - Realising Resilience at Hunter Water

Thursday, 31 August 2017

Two PhD Scholarships are available through the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment at the University of Newcastle for for a research program in realising resilience at Hunter Water under the supervision of Associate Professor Graham Brewer