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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.

World-first UON course draws international recognition

World-first UON course draws international recognition

Friday, 8 December 2017

A world-first online course from the University of Newcastle (UON) has received global recognition, taking out the prestigious edX Prize for Exceptional Contributions in Online Learning and Teaching at an international ceremony.

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.

AVO app ‘Bernie’ to help address domestic violence reoffending

AVO app ‘Bernie’ to help address domestic violence reoffending

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Researchers have developed a mobile phone application named Bernie to support defendants issued with Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders (ADVOs) to strengthen their positive decision-making around behaviours and emotions.

Bright star of Australian science recognised with Academy Awards

Bright star of Australian science recognised with Academy Awards

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Outstanding contributions to science have been recognised by the Australian Academy of Science, with 18 of Australia’s leading scientists and future stars receiving prestigious 2018 honorific awards.

UON and defence industry join forces in new facility

UON and defence industry join forces in new facility

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

A new facility which will unite the research and innovation capabilities of the University of Newcastle (UON) and defence industry has today launched at Williamtown, near Newcastle.

VR key to increasing resilience in Australian troops

VR key to increasing resilience in Australian troops

Friday, 20 October 2017

In the hopes of utilising advanced tools to enhance resilience, a first-of-its kind project led by the University of Newcastle (UON) will explore Virtual Reality (VR) training as a new method to ensure Australian troops are equipped with resilience training ahead of deployment.

UON researchers shine in 2017 NHMRC funding

UON researchers shine in 2017 NHMRC funding

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

University of Newcastle researchers have secured more than $6 million in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding, including almost $2.5 million for a world-first research centre to test the effectiveness and safety around medicinal applications of a range of cannabinoids.