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UON Sociology Professor awarded prestigious Fellowship

UON Sociology Professor awarded prestigious Fellowship

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

University of Newcastle Sociology Professor and Academy of Finland Distinguished Professor Lisa Adkins has been awarded a prestigious National Library of Australia Fellowship for 2018. The Fellowship was one of only nine awarded in the round.

New outdoor area provides respite for domestic violence survivors

New outdoor area provides respite for domestic violence survivors

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

The University of Newcastle (UON) has facilitated a much-needed renovation of play equipment at a local women’s refuge, helping to transform the outdoor space at Jenny’s Place into a safe area that mothers and their children can enjoy together.

UON students among first cohort of entrepreneurial trailblazers

UON students among first cohort of entrepreneurial trailblazers

Monday, 9 October 2017

Six University of Newcastle (UON) students are amongst the first cohort of 40 budding entrepreneurs from across New South Wales to complete The Navigator unit at the recently launched Sydney School of Entrepreneurship (SSE).

UON graduates celebrated

UON graduates celebrated

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

More than 1200 graduates from the University of Newcastle (UON) will cross the stage of the Great Hall this week to receive the official document that marks the completion of their studies.

Strengthening the defence against Leukaemia

Strengthening the defence against Leukaemia

Monday, 25 September 2017

Research from the University of Newcastle (UON) has revealed a more targeted way of treating T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL), an aggressive type of cancer typically prevalent in children and adolescents.

Friends raise record amount for scholarships

Friends raise record amount for scholarships

Friday, 15 September 2017

The biennial book fair organised by the Friends of the University of Newcastle will help shape lives.

Academic honoured for making the law accessible to all

Academic honoured for making the law accessible to all

Friday, 15 September 2017

A University of Newcastle (UON) academic has been recognised for his quality teaching practice and outstanding contributions to student learning, specifically for his leadership of the successful clinical program at the Newcastle Law School.

The new material set to improve road safety

The new material set to improve road safety

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Engineers from the University of Newcastle have developed a new material which has the potential to change the future of road safety.