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Support for women in STEM launched in the Hunter

Support for women in STEM launched in the Hunter

Friday, 15 September 2017

Hunter Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship (HunterWiSE), a new STEM outreach program based on mentorship, was launched on Monday the 31st of July.

UON ranked in world’s best by THE

UON ranked in world’s best by THE

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

The University of Newcastle (UON) continues to stand strong among the world’s best, ranking in the top 300 universities in the world, in the 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.

PhD Scholarship Opportunity - Realising Resilience at Hunter Water

PhD Scholarship Opportunity - Realising Resilience at Hunter Water

Thursday, 31 August 2017

Two PhD Scholarships are available through the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment at the University of Newcastle for for a research program in realising resilience at Hunter Water under the supervision of Associate Professor Graham Brewer

Research fuelling development in the energy sector

Research fuelling development in the energy sector

Monday, 28 August 2017

Researchers at the University of Newcastle (UON) have attracted $1.6 million to develop an alternate method of generating electrical energy that is more than twice as efficient as coal-fired power stations.

Global collaborations receive funding

Global collaborations receive funding

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Two UON researchers will have their work funded thanks to the Global Connections Fund, which provides initial funding support to promote Australian researchers and Small to Medium Enterprises collaboration.

Outstanding young scientific mind recognised

Outstanding young scientific mind recognised

Thursday, 17 August 2017

The significant work of a University of Newcastle (UON) researcher has been recognised at the prestigious 2017 NSW Young Tall Poppy awards, which aim to acknowledge the achievements of Australia’s outstanding young scientific researchers and communicators.

UON students marked as entrepreneurial trailblazers

UON students marked as entrepreneurial trailblazers

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Seven students from the University of Newcastle (UON) are set to pioneer the future of innovation as they undertake studies at the new Sydney School of Entrepreneurship (SSE), officially opened today in Ultimo.

$100,000 grant for Newcastle STEM outreach program

$100,000 grant for Newcastle STEM outreach program

Monday, 14 August 2017

The University of Newcastle’s innovative Science and Engineering Challenge has attracted a $100,000 grant from the NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer’s office to run events and give regional schools access to exciting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities.