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A Eureka moment for three innovative researchers

A Eureka moment for three innovative researchers

Thursday, 28 July 2016

When Dr Jamie Flynn, Antony Martin and William Palmer casually collaborated in the courtyard between Medical Sciences and Biological Sciences – who knew it’d take them to a black tie event as finalists of the prestigious Eureka Prizes?

UON strengthens links across the globe

UON strengthens links across the globe

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Four professional staff are preparing to head overseas to collaborate with other higher education institutions as recipients of the University’s inaugural International Development Scholarships for Professional Staff.

UN flag to fly above City Hall

UN flag to fly above City Hall

Thursday, 16 June 2016

A United Nations flag will be raised in Civic Park* today to confirm Newcastle as a ‘United Nations City’ and host of the first United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) for Disaster Preparedness and Risk Reduction in Australia and the Pacific region.

UON continues to raise funds for Fairy Garden project in Thailand

UON continues to raise funds for Fairy Garden project in Thailand

Wednesday, 1 June 2016

The School of Nursing and Midwifery has again raised additional funds for the Fairy Garden project at Lampang Hospital in Thailand, a project they helped open in 2012.

UON PhD candidate's film to have world premiere in Hollywood

UON PhD candidate's film to have world premiere in Hollywood

Friday, 13 May 2016

Filmmaker Stuart McBratney is studying a PhD by creative work at UON: and as part of his candidature, he’s written, directed and composed a feature film set for the silver screen in Hollywood.

Ice cores help reconstruct Hunter weather for last 1000 years

Ice cores help reconstruct Hunter weather for last 1000 years

Wednesday, 11 May 2016

In a world first, Australian scientists have used Antarctic ice core samples to reconstruct rainfall records for a specific water catchment.

UON secures close to $3 million in ARC Linkage Funding

UON secures close to $3 million in ARC Linkage Funding

Friday, 6 May 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) was today awarded close to $3 million in competitive research funding by the Australian Research Council (ARC) in its 2016 Linkage Projects scheme.

Leading UON Endocrinologist honoured with Laureate Professor

Leading UON Endocrinologist honoured with Laureate Professor

Thursday, 21 April 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has appointed leading endocrinologist Professor Roger Smith AM as its next Laureate Professor to reflect his remarkable contribution to our understanding of human pregnancy.