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Academic honoured for graduating global citizens

Academic honoured for graduating global citizens

Friday, 15 December 2017

A leading academic in international business studies from the University of Newcastle has received national recognition for his quality teaching and sustained dedication to improving student learning outcomes.

Research honoured for advancing Indigenous education

Research honoured for advancing Indigenous education

Thursday, 14 December 2017

An esteemed academic within Aboriginal Studies from the University of Newcastle has received the Ray Debus Award for Doctoral Research in Education, which recognises excellence in educational research by outstanding doctoral graduates.

Vale Mrs Valerie Newton-John

Vale Mrs Valerie Newton-John

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

The University of Newcastle is saddened by the passing of Valerie Newton-John, a distinguished alumna and long-time friend of the University as well as a significant contributor to the establishment and direction of the University of Newcastle.

Newcastle researchers awarded $750,000 to help heart health

Newcastle researchers awarded $750,000 to help heart health

Monday, 11 December 2017

Six Hunter researchers will focus on helping Australians have better heart health by investigating the causes, treatment and prevention of heart disease, after securing more than $750,000 in funding from the Heart Foundation.

Smart cities MOU strengthens University of Newcastle-China relationship

Smart cities MOU strengthens University of Newcastle-China relationship

Friday, 8 December 2017

The University of Newcastle has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with South China Agricultural University at the NSW-Guangdong Joint Economic Meeting (JEM), recognising the shared strengths of both institutions across a number of disciplines including architecture, environmental studies, agriculture, and energy.

Preferences strong to study at UON in 2018

Preferences strong to study at UON in 2018

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

More students are seeking to pursue their passion and study a degree program at the University of Newcastle (UON) in 2018, with data released today showing a strong increase in preferences from prospective students.

An impressive creation to mark the 40th year finale

An impressive creation to mark the 40th year finale

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Internationally renowned soprano and University of Newcastle (UON) alumna, Miriam Allan, will join the Newcastle University Choir for their final performance of 2017, marking a prestigious finale to their impressive 40th year.

Collaborative centre to power a cleaner future

Collaborative centre to power a cleaner future

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

A new collaborative centre led by the University of Newcastle (UON) will aid the development of innovative technologies to boost research into clean energy and contribute to the transition of the carbon economy.