Latest University of Newcastle News

Recognising our extraordinary community: 2022 Australia Day Honours
University of Newcastle receives over $5 million in research funding
NHMRC supports research into psychotic disorders
Paralympian Lauren Parker takes out top gong in Newcastle’s Citizen of Year Awards
University of Newcastle launches Ngarrama – night of reflection
$2.1m to beat rare genetic disease cystic fibrosis
New academic scholarships support Year 12 high achievers
New report shows almost £30bn health cost of England’s most deprived communities
Mid-career transition to teaching program
$44 million to expand Australia’s future health and medical research capability
$63.4 million for rare cancers and rare diseases research
Flinders leads state in industry project funding
Landmark Newcastle Art Gallery exhibition receives national recognition
Defence awards $7 million for studies on gut health and wearable biomarker technology
New study on-the-job program for trainee teachers
QUT joins new $19.75M initiative to commercialise Australian medical devices
Female-led ventures shine at Demo Day
Researchers on mission to improve cancer outcomes
NUW Alliance welcomes evolution of Greater Cities Commission
Exciting new cancer research grants announced
Stellar night for Hunter researchers at 2021 Research Australia Awards
Art illuminates city spaces at night through interactive smart city technology
Research investigates how gut wages war on brains of soldiers
City of Newcastle projects receive $1.2 million funding boost
New Colombo Scholars to help strengthen ties with Indo-Pacific
Senate inquiry exposes damning reality of insecure work
Unions to give evidence at Newcastle Senate hearing on job security
New understanding of sperm offers chance to lift male fertility rates
Unique digital exhibition to reflect on HIV crisis in Hunter
Australian research collaboration to deliver step change for industry at coming Western Sydney airport
Australia’s worst timber and steel shortage in four decades leave builders left to construct own solutions
Applications for Jack Scoble University Scholarship now open
NUspace and Civic Park light up orange to start 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women
City trials world-leading technology in raingardens to keep waterways clean
Surprise discovery of two new ‘very loud’ frog species
Screaming for attention: Surprise discovery of two new – and very loud – frog species
Endangered coral puts entire coastal ecosystems under threat
University of Newcastle joins HEAL network to tackle health impacts of climate change
Casual conversion failure blasted by unions at 12 hour sit-in
Supporting Indigenous Australians to give birth on country
Resisting youth inactivity focus of funding success
Rural health trainees get taste of life on mid-North Coast
Football Australia announces establishment of National Indigenous Advisory Group
$4.5m in NHMRC Ideas Grants supports quest to improve human health
Green hydrogen feasibility study positions Port of Newcastle to drive more diverse Hunter economy
Refugee workers: untapped talent pool helping corporates thrive
Exploring renewable hydrogen opportunities at Port of Newcastle
Investment to support Newcastle Port’s hydrogen potential