This week, we’re celebrating our outstanding scholarship students, and applauding the donors who make their scholarships possible.
There has been a massive drop in the number of advanced mathematics students in the last decade, accompanied by poor results across all school years. Dr Elena Prieto-Rodriguez believes this has significant implications for Australia’s ability to...
The Centre of Excellence for Equity in Higher Education at the University of Newcastle is excited to introduce My Big Tomorrow – a website that profiles over 90 different career choices to encourage kids to dream big about their future and the...
International league tables in tertiary education provide useful comparisons about rankings and research outputs – but how do universities perform when it comes to providing equal access?
Professor Jenny Gore and Ms Julie Bowe, from the University of Newcastle’s (UON) Teachers and Teaching research program, are set to transform the quality of teaching in NSW with an innovative approach to professional development for teachers.
Professor David Lubans’ ARC Future Fellowship project will provide schools with teacher training and equipment that will impact on their ability and capacity to deliver programs that foster lifelong physical activity.
Professor Penny Jane Bourke explores why gender matters in higher education
Alumni, University staff, students and the community band together to raise funds for the Godfrey Tanner Memorial Scholarship Fund at this fun annual event.
Inspiring, informing and celebrating the women of the Central Coast, is the aim of an inaugural event to be held at the University of Newcastle’s Central Coast Campus in March.
UON is a proud sponsor of the 2015 Newcastle Writers Festival. The Kids Program has launched with an enticing mix of author talks, workshops and activities set to light the fires of imagination in children of all ages.