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QS World Rankings by Subject

QS World Rankings by Subject

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

The University of Newcastle's (UON) Architecture and Built Environment discipline has debuted at number 40 in the world and 6th in Australia in the 2015 QS World University Rankings by Subject list, announced today.

Student Feedback on Courses for Trimester students now open

Student Feedback on Courses for Trimester students now open

Monday, 13 April 2015

Whether you love your courses or not, we want to know. That way we can keep doing what makes them great and change what doesn't. If you are a trimester student, you can now complete your Student Feedback on Courses survey and make your opinion count.

Visiting Vietnamese Delegation

Visiting Vietnamese Delegation

Wednesday, 1 April 2015

NIER's Centre for Water, Climate and Land-Use has been awarded an Australian Awards Fellowship: 'Strengthening Capacity for Innovation in Agriculture/Fisheries and Rural Development in Vietnam'.

50th anniversary celebrations kick off

50th anniversary celebrations kick off

Friday, 20 March 2015

The University of Newcastle kicked off the beginning of a year of celebrations today to mark its 50th anniversary.

Students vs academics

Students vs academics

Thursday, 19 March 2015

Having succumbed to the Academics team last year, the students are out for revenge in this year's Godfrey Tanner Great Debate on Tuesday 24 March.

From Indonesia to Ourimbah, one student's desire to make a difference

From Indonesia to Ourimbah, one student's desire to make a difference

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Neha Lalchandani has a passion for science and a desire to make a difference in the world of food safety.

PhD student to rub shoulders with Nobel Laureates

PhD student to rub shoulders with Nobel Laureates

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Emma Beckett, food science and human nutrition PhD candidate and casual lecturer in the School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy, has been awarded the Science and Industry Endowment Fund – Australian Academy of Science (SIEF-AAS) Fellowship to the Lindau Nobel Laureates Meetings.

Cognitive aging and workload capacity

Cognitive aging and workload capacity

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

In a recent article Dr Ami Eidels tests whether our ability to cope with increasing amounts of information changes over the life span.
How do older people process information from multiple sources?