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Partnership to protect oceans from oil spills

Partnership to protect oceans from oil spills

Thursday, 23 May 2019

A remediation programme to protect island ecosystems from damage caused by oil pollution from World War II wrecks sunk in the Pacific Ocean has launched in Newcastle Harbour.

WHO and Hunter researchers to fight global health problems

WHO and Hunter researchers to fight global health problems

Monday, 20 May 2019

The World Health Organisation (WHO) will collaborate with Newcastle health researchers to drive the global efforts fighting non-communicable diseases, including cancers, diabetes, respiratory diseases, heart disease and mental health.

Leading the defence against superbugs

Leading the defence against superbugs

Monday, 20 May 2019

A new multimillion-dollar project will develop an artificial intelligence (AI) surveillance system to better understand and tackle the cycle of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in Australia.

Noni Purnomo named Indonesia's Australian Alumnus of Year

Noni Purnomo named Indonesia's Australian Alumnus of Year

Monday, 13 May 2019

Businesswoman, philanthropist and entrepreneur Noni Purnomo is the 2019 Australian Alumni of the Year.

New support will help pregnant Indigenous women quit smoking

New support will help pregnant Indigenous women quit smoking

Thursday, 9 May 2019

Health professionals and organisations will receive additional training and resources to help support Indigenous women quit smoking during pregnancy under a new multi-million dollar initiative being funded by the Australian Government Department of Health.

Linkage Projects connect researchers to achieve real-world solutions

Linkage Projects connect researchers to achieve real-world solutions

Monday, 6 May 2019

The University of Newcastle has been successful in securing more than $700,000 in the latest round of funding from the Australian Research Council (ARC).

Vale Laureate Professor Scott Sloan AO

Vale Laureate Professor Scott Sloan AO

Thursday, 2 May 2019

The University of Newcastle community is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of world-renowned geotechnical engineer, Laureate Professor Scott Sloan AO, on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

University welcomes $133 million funding commitment for Central Coast

University welcomes $133 million funding commitment for Central Coast

Wednesday, 1 May 2019

The University of Newcastle has welcomed a commitment from Federal Labor to invest $133 million towards a new campus in the Gosford CBD, including $28 million for capital works, as well as $105 million for new student places on the Central Coast.