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‘Stage within a city’ unveiled for Honeysuckle campus

‘Stage within a city’ unveiled for Honeysuckle campus

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

A sleek, sophisticated, transparent building with smart glazing will create a ‘stage within the city’ for the University of Newcastle, which revealed the design for the first building on its Honeysuckle City Campus Development today.

Anthropologist Dr Hedda Askland plays part in unprecedented anti coalmine case win

Anthropologist Dr Hedda Askland plays part in unprecedented anti coalmine case win

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Centre for 21st Century Humanities Deputy Director, Dr Hedda Askland, has played a significant part in an unprecedented court case that has put a stop to the proposed Rocky Hill Coal Mine in the Gloucester Valley.

CHASM Research Fellowship Awarded to Dr Julia Cook

CHASM Research Fellowship Awarded to Dr Julia Cook

Friday, 8 February 2019

Dr Julia Cook has been awarded a prestigious international research fellowship to the University of Birmingham’s Centre on Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM), a centre that brings together the University’s social policy faculty and business school.

Goal to improve player well-being in junior sports

Goal to improve player well-being in junior sports

Monday, 24 December 2018

If you’ve attended a junior sports game or training session, you’ve seen it happen – children asked to focus on complex skill drills instead of game-based playing, parents being recruited as coaches and eagerly shouting tactics, while less experienced players remain benched.

$2.4 million program partnership to empower girls in sport

$2.4 million program partnership to empower girls in sport

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

The NSW Government will invest $2.4 million in a statewide rollout of the University of Newcastle’s award-winning lifestyle program Dads And Daughters Exercising and Empowered (DADEE).

2018 Vice-Chancellor's award winners announced

2018 Vice-Chancellor's award winners announced

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

The 2018 Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence recognised more than 60 exceptional academic and professional staff in all faculties and divisions for their incredible achievements, diverse contributions, initiative and dedication throughout the year.

Exercise program a big HIIT for students’ fitness and mental well-being

Exercise program a big HIIT for students’ fitness and mental well-being

Friday, 30 November 2018

A high intensity physical activity program targeting senior high school students has scored a positive report card, not only improving students’ fitness, but also their mental well-being.

2019 Watt Space Internships

2019 Watt Space Internships

Thursday, 29 November 2018

We are pleased to announce that there will be a new round of internships available in 2019!