The University of Newcastle, Australia
Three Minute Thesis contestant

News • 20 Aug 2019

The next wave of research stars in the limelight

With thousands of hours of research condensed into just three minutes, 15 bright and determined postgraduate students will take the stage at The Conservatorium on Friday (23 August) to compete in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.

News • 13 Aug 2019

Research seeks to empower students and teachers to thrive in an artificial intelligence world

A national report by University of Newcastle researchers has been released which contains a custom designed framework for future use of artificial intelligence in schools.

Alana Piper workshop

News • 11 Aug 2019

Digital Humanities workshop up skills FEDUA researchers

Dr Alana Piper, visiting digital humanities specialist recently hosted a workshop for the Faculty of Education and Arts.

News • 6 Aug 2019

Registrations now open for Digital Humanities Down Under Summer Institute

Register now for Digital Humanities Summer Institute at New Space 9 - 13 December.

News • 2 Aug 2019

Investing in Women grant to fund financial literacy workshops for Newcastle women

$25,000 funding will help Faculty of Education and Arts researchers develop financial literacy programs for women.

Dr Julie McIntyre

News • 26 Jul 2019

Fulbright scholarship to study Australian-American wine history connections

Dr Julie McIntyre will travel to the University of California to study Australian - American wine history.

News • 23 Jul 2019

Improving Equity in Science Degrees

Academics from across Australia gathered at the University of Newcastle to discuss how to improve equity in science degrees at the 2019 Australian Council of Deans of Science Teaching and Learning Leaders Conference

News • 19 Jul 2019

Virtual concert set to transform performance possibility

The University of Newcastle will host Newcastle’s first ever virtual concert this week, as students test the boundaries of immersive performance.

News • 15 Jul 2019

Call for papers: digital research across the humanities

Proposals are now being accepted for presentations at ‘Digital research across the humanities’, a two-day symposium to be held at the University of Newcastle in November 2019.

News • 12 Jul 2019

New research highlights Australian music’s global export value and strong international success

The Australian music industry makes an estimated $195 million from international markets each year according to a ground-breaking report led by researchers from the University of Newcastle, which examines the cultural and economic value of Australian music exports.

Ravenswood Yr 9 students using the VRTY platform.

News • 26 Jun 2019

New industry partnership to drive research into the use of virtual reality in schools

New research is exploring how the VRTY platform can inspire learners to create their own virtual environments.

News • 21 Jun 2019

Humanities highlighted at regional conference

50 humanities centre academics and postgraduate students from Newcastle and around the country came together to discuss strategies and developments in humanities research in the regions.