Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

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Architecture student’s design chosen for striking $2 million multi-arts centre

Architecture student’s design chosen for striking $2 million multi-arts centre

Monday, 19 November 2018

Architecture student Samantha Bailey’s design for a striking $2 million multi-arts space, featuring spectacular waterfront vistas, will become a new focal point for arts and culture in Lake Macquarie.

2018 HDR Poster Prize Winners

2018 HDR Poster Prize Winners

Thursday, 15 November 2018

On the 24th of October the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment held a very successful Postgraduate Research Poster Prize competition with 59 students showcasing their research via the presentation of a poster.

Inaugural Women in STEMM Chair announced

Inaugural Women in STEMM Chair announced

Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Professor Billie Bonevski has been appointed as the University of Newcastle’s inaugural Women in STEMM Chair to provide leadership and a voice for the University’s gender equity action plan, in particular STEMM focused initiatives.

TAS wins 2018 SEC National Final

TAS wins 2018 SEC National Final

Monday, 5 November 2018

Following a year of outreach events across Australia, the 2018 Science and Engineering Challenge (SEC) National Final was recently held in Humpty Doo (Northern Territory). Eight high schools gathered in the Top End to compete in a variety of STEM activities, with many schools making the most of their trip by visiting local Darwin attractions during their stay.

Big hopes for small technologies to create global solutions

Big hopes for small technologies to create global solutions

Friday, 26 October 2018

Global nanotechnology experts, who use innovation in materials science to develop advanced technologies and solutions for the energy, environment and health sectors, will converge in Newcastle next week for the third International Conference on Emerging Advanced Nanomaterials (ICEAN).

Adam Spencer inspires school students in STEM

Adam Spencer inspires school students in STEM

Monday, 22 October 2018

Australian comedian, media personality and one of the world's best mathematics communicators, Adam Spencer, will educate and inspire Hunter school students in a series of problem solving sessions today.

From club to creative hub - Makerspace opens

From club to creative hub - Makerspace opens

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

UON has a newly created Makerspace situated in the Architecture precinct.  Launched late September, the new space is open to all current students and staff to give makers, designers, programmers and scientists the opportunity to collaborate on projects and design, problem-solve and share ideas.

Innovation Launchpad to drive energy and resources startups

Innovation Launchpad to drive energy and resources startups

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Businesses and startups in energy and resources will reap the benefit of world class research with the launch of a new research centre in Newcastle.