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Linkage Projects connect researchers to achieve real-world solutions

Linkage Projects connect researchers to achieve real-world solutions

Monday, 6 May 2019

The University of Newcastle has been successful in securing more than $700,000 in the latest round of funding from the Australian Research Council (ARC).

University welcomes $133 million funding commitment for Central Coast

University welcomes $133 million funding commitment for Central Coast

Wednesday, 1 May 2019

The University of Newcastle has welcomed a commitment from Federal Labor to invest $133 million towards a new campus in the Gosford CBD, including $28 million for capital works, as well as $105 million for new student places on the Central Coast.

Researchers to remediate PFAS contamination with hemp seed proteins

Researchers to remediate PFAS contamination with hemp seed proteins

Thursday, 18 April 2019

University of Newcastle researchers are on track to create a solution to per-and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination, in a project that could benefit the Williamtown community and countless other sites across the world.

Aboriginal mothers in prison face poorer health outcomes

Aboriginal mothers in prison face poorer health outcomes

Thursday, 18 April 2019

The health needs of Aboriginal mothers in Australian prisons are not being met, according to a new study released today.

Early flu season prompts launch of innovative tracking system

Early flu season prompts launch of innovative tracking system

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Flu activity is already in full swing with influenza rates estimated to be two to three times higher than normal in Australia, prompting the annual online health surveillance system, FluTracking, to launch early this year.

Research team to develop an International Literature Review on Equity in Higher Education

Research team to develop an International Literature Review on Equity in Higher Education

Monday, 15 April 2019

A research team from University of Newcastle and University of Melbourne have been awarded a grant from the Australian Department of Education and Training, under the HEPPP National Priority Pool scheme, to develop an International Literature Review on Equity in Higher Education. This work will be a significant asset for the Australian field of Equity in Higher Education.

Callaghan graduates cross the stage toward a new chapter

Callaghan graduates cross the stage toward a new chapter

Friday, 12 April 2019

More than 4000 students will celebrate the culmination of their studies over the next week, with the annual graduation ceremonies set to commence at the University of Newcastle’s Callaghan campus.

Partnership sets year 8 girls on STEM path

Partnership sets year 8 girls on STEM path

Thursday, 4 April 2019

Girls from two Hunter-based high schools seeking a higher education and career in STEM-related disciplines are closer to achieving their goals thanks to a partnership announced between HunterWiSE, Newcastle High School, Callaghan College and Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group.