The University of Newcastle, Australia
Students at Blackbutt Reserve in 1970

Featured story • 9 Aug 2020

International friendships at a time when they matter most

A group of generous alumni of the University has been supporting student scholarships as part of the Singapore Alumni Excellence Fund

MGA Thermal team

News • 7 Aug 2020

Materials scientist and founder shares his story of driving renewable energy uptake

Professor Erich Kisi shares his innovation journey as co-founder of renewable energy storage company MGA Thermal at I2N's Startup Stories

Margaret Alston

News • 5 Aug 2020

Solving social work student placement challenges during COVID-19

The Gender, Leadership and Social Sustainability research centre (GLASS) in the School of Humanities and Social Science has assisted in providing an innovative way for social work students to complete their work integrated learning (WIL) placements despite the challenges posed by the pandemic.

News • 29 Jul 2020

University of Newcastle joins back of jersey

The Newcastle Knights announced today that the University of Newcastle will take top position on the back of jersey for Indigenous Round.

News • 22 Jul 2020

New pathway will boost access and equity for aspiring Medicine students

A ground-breaking opportunity was announced today by the University of Newcastle for students who have overcome major life challenges to study Medicine.

Looking Ahead Lecture Series

News • 21 Jul 2020

Lecture: The Paradox of a Pandemic

Join transformative leader Professor John Fischetti on 28 July 2020 as he explores the paradoxes of the COVID-19 pandemic in the first of our Looking Ahead Lectures.

Two Cranes In Front of Rainbow

News • 20 Jul 2020

“Love Between Two Cranes” Exhibition By Mr Wang Keju

Newcastle China Week 2020 has developed the theme of “Wildlife Sustainability” and will be held in a virtual world through running this online photographic exhibition this year.

student in library

News • 9 Jul 2020

City supports accredited training for COVID-19 affected workers

Newcastle small business workers now have access to free accredited online training as part of an initiative of City of Newcastle delivered through the University of Newcastle, TAFE NSW, and Novaskill.

Josh Jeffress

News • 3 Jul 2020

Industrial designer and entrepreneur shares his story helping founders execute their ideas

Josh Jeffress shares his founder journey building Design Anthology at I2N's Startup Stories

Design Nuts

News • 16 Jun 2020

Edtech founder shares her story of empowering teachers and students

Kylie Burrett shares her startup journey as co-founder of edtech company Design Nuts at I2N's Startup Stories

Claire Quigley squiz

News • 12 Jun 2020

Newcastle businesses looking to improve their impact

Practical approaches and tools shared to help new and established businesses create new value for customers and extend their core business

News • 8 Jun 2020

Recognising recipients of the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours

Reflecting the integral part the University of Newcastle plays in its community, 15 of its affiliates have been congratulated by the organisation’s leaders for their recognition in the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours.