News and events
News • 26 Jan 2021
My grandparents were big fans of Slim Dusty. I remember as a kid, sitting in the back of their old brown Toyota while Slim’s voice crackled over the tape player.
News • 14 Dec 2020
The University is honoured to announce the establishment of four new Indigenous scholarships, made possible by the partnerships and support of Port of Newcastle, The Vonwiller Foundation, BMG Australia and Moray & Agnew.
News • 10 Nov 2020
Western science has pushed the Aboriginal presence back to a staggering 65,000 years, recognising that Aboriginal people carry the longest cultural memory known to humankind.
News • 9 Nov 2020
By Associate Professor Kathleen Butler, a proud Bundjalung and Worimi woman and Head of the Wollotuka Institute of Indigenous Research and Education at the University of Newcastle.
News • 13 Oct 2020
Dr Michelle Bovill on her unintentional research career.
News • 13 Oct 2020
The University of Newcastle believes in a “show don’t tell” principle in our commitments to community and equity. That’s why, as part of the University of Newcastle’s Pride Week 2020, a permanent rainbow-coloured pedestrian crossing will today be unveiled on the Callaghan campus in front of the Chancellery building.
News • 24 Sep 2020
OPINION: By Jake MacDonald, proud Ngarabal man and Indigenous Executive Support and Engagement Officer at the University of Newcastle
News • 15 Sep 2020
Having helped train more than 100 Indigenous doctors, the University of Newcastle’s Thurru Indigenous Health Unit is recruiting for its next intake of aspiring doctors.
News • 26 Aug 2020
Take a sneak peek into the new $72.5 million Central Coast Research Institute (CCRI) and University of Newcastle Central Coast Clinical School (UONCCCS) with new vision been made publicly available today.
News • 21 Aug 2020
As part of its core value of equity, the University of Newcastle is committed to social justice, human rights and the process of reconciliation. One aspect of this commitment is formally endorsing, valuing and supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, cultures and knowledges.
News • 11 Aug 2020
By Dr Raymond Kelly, Deputy Head of the University of Newcastle’s Wollotuka Institute.
News • 29 Jul 2020
The Newcastle Knights announced today that the University of Newcastle will take top position on the back of jersey for Indigenous Round.
Event • 9 Jun 2021 from 6:30pm - 29 Jun 2021 until 9:30pm
Third Year Bachelor Of Music Students Performance At Lizotte's, 3rd yr BMUS, School Of Creative Industries, SOCI, University Of Newcastle, Australia
Event • 15 Jun 2021 from 12:00pm - 12:30pm
If you have been thinking about postgraduate study to help you change careers or upskill in your current field, we have an online webinar for you.
Event • 23 Jun 2021 from 6:00pm - 7:00pm
UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE - JOINT MEDICAL PROGRAM (JMP) INFO SESSION
Event • 20 Jul 2021 from 5:30pm - 22 Jul 2021 until 5:30pm
Want to know more about the jobs of the future and the role of computer scientists and information technology (IT), engineering and science professionals in tackling the world’s biggest problems?
Event • 29 Jul 2021 from 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn what Impostor Syndrome is, how it can impact on you and your study, and some strategies to overcome it.
Event • 3 Aug 2021 - 5 Aug 2021
Stay tuned for more details on Clubs Week!
Event • 24 Sep 2021
The University of Newcastle School of Humanities and Social Science, is thrilled to announce the launch of the 2021 Karen Thrift Prize for Poetry or Lyrics.
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.