Community Update: Encampment at Callaghan Campus about Middle East conflict.

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News ? 19 Jun 2024

Professor Jenny May appointed National Rural Health Commissioner

University of Newcastle’s Professor Jenny May, AM, has been appointed Australia’s National Rural Health Commissioner.

News ? 18 Jun 2024

University of Newcastle welcomes new Director of Infrastructure and Facilities

麻豆社madou of Newcastle is pleased to announce Kevin McCarthy’s recent appointment as the new Director of Infrastructure and Facilities Services.

News ? 18 Jun 2024

Bladder cancer MRI trial taking place in the Hunter

Clinical researchers from the John Hunter Hospital, Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI) and the University of Newcastle are investigating a way to use Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis of bladder cancer.

News ? 18 Jun 2024

Scientists unearth stingrays’ heavy lifting role in estuaries

A new study has uncovered the significant role stingrays play in shaping estuaries, revealing threatened stingrays in Brisbane Water may move more than 21,000 tonnes of sand per year.

News ? 14 Jun 2024

Laureate Professor Talley named on global best scientists in medicine list

Neurogastroenterologist Distinguished Laureate Professor Nick Talley has been ranked number one in Australia and 171st globally on an international ranking recognising the world’s top scientists in the field of medicine.

News ? 13 Jun 2024

Doctors join historic gathering in the Torres Strait

A University of Newcastle doctor and medical student recently joined a group of Torres Strait Islander doctors on Waiben (Thursday Island) after calls for better access to health.

News ? 12 Jun 2024

University of Newcastle secures top spot for global impact

麻豆社madou of Newcastle’s commitment to sustainability and climate action has been recognised as world-class, as the results of the 2024 Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings are released today.

News ? 11 Jun 2024

Inspiring Australians celebrated in 2024 King's Birthday Honours

麻豆社madou of Newcastle proudly congratulates all Australians who have been recognised in the 2024 King’s Birthday Honours, particularly those who are part of the University’s diverse and esteemed community.

News ? 5 Jun 2024

Global research warns climate change is increasing groundwater temperatures

Shallow groundwater is projected to warm on average between 2.1 and 3.5 degrees Celsius by the end of the century, according to a world-first global groundwater temperature model.

News ? 4 Jun 2024

Local playwright awarded University of Newcastle’s Creative in Residence

麻豆社madou of Newcastle’s Creative in Residence has been awarded to local playwright, actor and director, Dr Carl Caulfield.

News ? 27 May 2024

Walk-and-Talk: University of Newcastle team taking men’s therapy outdoors

Depression is a leading mental health concern in men. Yet, less than half of affected men seek professional help, and when they do, services are often not responsive to their needs.

News ? 22 May 2024

Hydro Harvester scales up to quench market thirst

麻豆社madou of Newcastle has officially unveiled technology capable of harvesting up to 1000 litres of drinkable water per day – from air.