News ? 30 Nov 2023

Republic of Korea collaboration: Universities combine with Port of Newcastle on green ammonia research centre

ϲͼapp and Port of Newcastle have today signed a tripartite agreement with Pusan National University in the Republic of Korea that will see the development of a collaborative research centre for green ammonia power generation.

A black and white photo of the Great Hall in 1973

News ? 28 Nov 2023

Great Hall celebrates 50 years of cheering graduates across the stage

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the University of Newcastle’s Great Hall, which was officially opened by the Governor of New South Wales, Sir Roden Cutler on 28 November 1973.

MRFF grants

News ? 23 Nov 2023

$9.3m awarded to Newcastle health research projects aiming to improve lives

Using facial recognition to transform genetic diagnosis of children with intellectual disability and a community-led breastfeeding support program for Indigenous families are among five Hunter research projects awarded more than $9.3m in Australian government health and medical funding.

Wollotuka 40th artwork logo

News ? 20 Nov 2023

Wollotuka Institute celebrates 40 years

ϲͼapp and our broader communities are proud to mark the 40th anniversary of the esteemed Wollotuka Institute.

News ? 17 Nov 2023

Making IBS medicine with artificial intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is supporting researchers with important exploration into new therapies for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and ulcerative colitis, made possible by a $98,700 grant from Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation.

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News ? 15 Nov 2023

University of Newcastle joins Uniseed venture fund to invest in future of Australian innovation

ϲͼapp has signed on as an official partner of Uniseed - Australia's longest running venture fund dedicated to helping university researchers turn their ideas into products and services that deliver impact for our communities.

News ? 13 Nov 2023

Seven teams secure $3.7m in ARC Discovery Project grants

The Australian Research Council (ARC) has awarded $3.7m in Discovery Project grants to seven University of Newcastle research teams.

The student winners at the Employability Excellence Awards

News ? 9 Nov 2023

ϲͼapp recognises students, staff and industry partners at Employability Excellence Awards

University of Newcastle student Viv Jayachandran was last night awarded Student Entrepreneur of the Year at the University’s Employability Excellence Awards for his achievements establishing his software business, Jaegersoft.

The new Central Coast Campus in Gosford concept design

News ? 1 Nov 2023

University of Newcastle award contract for new Central Coast Campus to Hansen Yuncken

Work to deliver the University of Newcastle’s new, high-tech Central Coast Campus in Gosford is another step closer, with the appointment of the main works contractor Hansen Yuncken.

A colour coded map of Newcastle and the surrounding areas that reveals levels of Financial Resilience in each location

News ? 1 Nov 2023

New interactive report shows financial vulnerability hotspots across Australia

In the face of an ongoing cost-of-living crisis, a new interactive report reveals locations experiencing hardship and financial vulnerability across Australia.

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News ? 30 Oct 2023

University of Newcastle recognised as national leader in supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff

ϲͼapp’s commitment to supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff has been officially recognised, with the University being named the first university in Australia to receive a ‘Cygnet Award’ for Indigenous Cultural Competency.

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News ? 30 Oct 2023

University of Newcastle science subjects on the rise in global rankings

ϲͼapp’s science programs have ranked as some of the best in the world, moving up in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Subject Rankings.