UoN Launches Another Star

Local Engineering graduate lands an Ivy League spot. A University of Newcastle Electrical Engineering graduate, Sam Parker, has been accepted to Brown University – ...Nothing found

Newcastle University Trials Printed Thin Solar

Printed solar cells are being trialled in readiness for commercial release. The University of Newcastle technology – “organic solar material” that is ultra light-weight, ...Nothing found

Drones Detect Koala Survivors

By Newcastle University's [1]  Ryan R. Witt, Adam Roff, Chad T. Beranek, and Lachlan G. Howell Last summer’s catastrophic bushfires burnt about one quarter ...Nothing found

Closing the Survival Gap for Mental Health Sufferers

People with a mental health condition die between 10 to 15 years earlier than the general Australian population, due largely to preventable chronic disease and ...Nothing found

UoN Team Study Marine Corrosion

A research team from the University of Newcastle gained $650,000 from the Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project scheme to study the marine ...Nothing found

Government Meddling ‘a direct assault on education’

The government’s funding changes are meddling with the purpose of universities. By Newcastle University's John Fischetti 1 and Catharine Coleborne 2     Federal education ...Nothing found

EV Chargers at UoN

University installs new electric vehicle charging stations . Electric vehicle charging stations have been installed at the University of Newcastle’s Callaghan campus to make ...Nothing found

UoN Rank Climbs

University of Newcastle enters Top 200 in the world rankings. The University of Newcastle (AU) has climbed ten places to sit among the world’s ...Nothing found

Locals Develop Innovative Wind Turbine

The University of Newcastle-based start-up, Diffuse Energy, has secured $400,000 in seed funding from Australian venture capital fund, Shearwater Growth Equity, to scale production of ...Nothing found

Warwick Thornton’s The Beach is a Delicate Conversation with Country

Review: The Beach, created and directed by Warwick Thornton. By Brooke Collins-Gearing Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle. Filmed by Thornton’s ...Nothing found

Co-op Housing Alternative

Could housing cooperatives be an affordable solution to Australia’s growing housing crisis? A project investigating the benefits of housing cooperatives in Australia will receive ...Nothing found

Uni Students Get Help

University partners with nib to support students’ health and wellbeing. Hundreds of University of Newcastle international students affected by COVID-19 have received health and ...Nothing found

Pandemic Job Loss Mapped

Researchers map emerging disadvantage in Australia due to COVID-19 job loss. A new report reveals the areas that are most at risk of COVID-19 ...Nothing found

Murray Darling Basin Formerly Lake

Historic lake could be key to better management of Murray Darling Basin. Sediment from Australia’s most important river basin, the Murray Darling Basin, reveals ...Nothing found

Upskill Online at UoN

Building the recovery workforce through short courses. The University of Newcastle offers short courses for displaced workers to upskill or reskill in ...Nothing found

Pregnancy and Weight Gain

Two research projects aimed at combating weight gain during pregnancy and enhancing school-based physical activity programs have been successful in the latest round ...Nothing found

Weather Events Strong Tie to Indian Ocean

An Indian Ocean phenomenon foretells more climate trouble for Australia. Researchers found a way to determine the historical frequency and degree of the Indian ...Nothing found

UoN’s Creative Studies Gets Industry Partnership

Students at the heart of unique partnership between the University of Newcastle and music industry giant BMG. An opportunity to work alongside ...Nothing found

Laureate Professor Jenny Gore AERA Fellow

Laureate Professor Jenny Gore from the University of Newcastle has received international recognition, selected as a 2020 Fellow of the American ...Nothing found

Hunter Economy Subdued ~ HRF

Hunter businesses retain optimism but households pessimistic. Businesses’ expectations for the Hunter economy for the next 12 months somewhat optimistic and steady ...Nothing found

US Fulbright Scholars in Newcastle

American Fulbright scholars in Newcastle The University of Newcastle welcomed two visiting American Fulbright Scholars to contribute research in water sustainability and ...Nothing found

UoN Professor Latest Fulbright

Trade law researcher awarded prestigious Fulbright scholarship. Professor Lisa Toohey has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright scholarship to research abroad. ...Nothing found

Join FluTrack to Inform Spread of Virus

Join FluTracking survey to monitor potential coronavirus outbreak in Australia. FluTracking, the national online influenza surveillance system, will start today to track ...Nothing found

Uni Honeysuckle Work Starts

University of Newcastle’s Honeysuckle City Campus construction has begun. Taylor Martin MLC and University of Newcastle Vice Chancellor, Professor Alex Zelinsky, announced ...Nothing found

UoN ARC Grants Success

Local researchers succeed in latest ARC Linkage funding. Two University of Newcastle researchers and a research team have been awarded more than $1.7 million ...Nothing found

Yet Another Reason to Quit Smoking

Smoking increases risk of complications after surgery, joint WHO study finds. People who smoke cigarettes are at a significantly higher risk of ...Nothing found

Students Visit Tuvaluan Atoll

New opportunity enables University students to take climate action in the Pacific. UoN students visiting Tuvaluan atoll. This month, as world ...Nothing found

Campus Notes

Newcastle conference connects with Asia-Pacific neighbours Researchers and industry leaders from around the Asia Pacific gathered in Newcastle this week to discuss ...Nothing found

Campus Notes

Showcasing Engineering Solutions From a shark-proof wetsuit to an interactive boxing robot, a public exhibition taking place in Newcastle over the ...Nothing found

Conflict Simulator in Nurse Training

Ground-breaking conflict simulator helps train budding nurses. A world-first virtual reality (VR) simulation is helping train nursing students at the University of Newcastle ...Nothing found

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