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Mentoring spot awarded to UON researcher

Mentoring spot awarded to UON researcher

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Early career sociologist and new member of staff in the Faculty of Education and Arts, Akane Kanai has been selected for the 2016 Australian Feminist Studies mentoring program for new academic writers.

International spotlight on engineering breakthrough

International spotlight on engineering breakthrough

Thursday, 25 August 2016

University of Newcastle engineering researcher, Dr Kim van Netten, has won the inaugural Australian Falling Walls Lab competition that recognises innovative ideas and research projects.

Study finds fathers are key to girls’ well-being

Study finds fathers are key to girls’ well-being

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

By harnessing the unique relationship between fathers and daughters, the world-first DADEE (Dads And Daughters Exercising and Empowered) program run by University of Newcastle researchers has successfully improved girls’ self-esteem, resilience, sport skills and physical activity levels.

UON Researcher awarded National Library of Australia Fellowship

UON Researcher awarded National Library of Australia Fellowship

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Dr Gillian Arrighi from the School of Creative Arts has been awarded a prestigious 2017 National Library of Australian Fellowship to undertake research for her project Pinafores, Prodigies and Precocities: the Entertaining Child in the Age of Empire.

Textbook donation helps Samoan students reach their potential

Textbook donation helps Samoan students reach their potential

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Undergraduate students from the University of Newcastle’s (UON) business program have donated $10,000 worth of much-needed textbooks to business students at the National University of Samoa (NUS).

FEDUA's Centre for Social Research and Regional Futures wins tender

FEDUA's Centre for Social Research and Regional Futures wins tender

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

A research team drawn from three Faculties and four Schools and led by FEDUA’s Centre for Social Research and Regional Futures (CSRRF) successfully tendered for a position on the Australian Government Department of Employment’s panel for research and evaluation services.

Chancellor's Award for Innovation | $10K on Offer

Chancellor's Award for Innovation | $10K on Offer

Monday, 22 August 2016

Support for proof of concept and the commercialisation of innovative ideas is the driving force behind an exciting new initiative at the University of Newcastle.

UON welcomes Pro Vice-Chancellor Indigenous Education and Research

UON welcomes Pro Vice-Chancellor Indigenous Education and Research

Monday, 22 August 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) is delighted to announce Professor Steve Larkin, a member of Kungarakan and Yanyula Nations and one of Australia’s foremost Indigenous academic leaders, will join the University as the first Pro Vice-Chancellor Indigenous Education and Research.