onlinecounsellingAccepting the change….

Welcome. Welcome. Welcome. Firstly welcome back to students returning from holidays. I hope that you have had a chance to recharge your batteries and get stuck into another year of study here at UON. Welcome also to those students who […]

Geography and Environmental StudiesAdam Kennedy’s Singapore Stories

Adam Kennedy, one of our Bachelor of Development Studies students has been honoured with a prestigious New Colombo Plan (NCP) scholarship. The Australian Government initiative is aimed at building relationships and developing a sharing economy that links the Australia with the Indo-Pacific. It also affords Adam with the unique opportunity to learn new […]

onlinecounsellingManaging Cravings

Well, it’s day 1 of my febfast challenge – no chocolate icing for me! I am doing great so far, however I am aware that I am at work and my icing ingestion usually occurs at home.  So, I thought […]

Earth ScienceScholarship/ Grant Opportunities

Attention Earth Science students and graduates. ARMACAD is a platform for students, scholars, scientists and parents to search and find scholarships, grants, fully funded conferences, summer schools, trainings, seminars and other study opportunities worldwide.    

onlinecounsellingThe 26th of January

Tomorrow is the 26th January and is commonly known as Australia Day. It is the anniversary of the arrival of the first fleet and a day where many celebrate the official national day of Australia. For many Australians, Australia Day […]

onlinecounsellingfebfast – What will you give up?

Welcome to 2017 on the blog! I have a few friends that regularly participate in febfast and give up alcohol for the month of February.  I have donated money before but never participated myself, or really known much about what […]

onlinecounsellingMerry Christmas

Hi everyone, Well we have reached the end of another year, I for one am exhausted! This year seems to have gone by at lightening speed, I am looking forward to a chance to catch my breath. The University’s Christmas […]

onlinecounsellingYou did it!

Congratulations on finishing another semester at UON! Regardless of your final results you have given it a go and that deserves acknowledgement. If you passed them all then kick back relax and if it’s your last subject and you are […]

Solutions in EngineeringVisit Prof. Rossmanek

Prof. Rossmanek (second from the left) visited our group to discuss a possible collaboration between the University of Newcastle and the University of Applied Sciences Stralsund. Prof. Rossmanek has been driving the development of Formula SAE in Germany and will support this […]

Solutions in EngineeringVisit Prof. Vesenjak

In the framework of an ongoing collaboration with the University of Maribor (Slovenia) Prof. Matej Vesenjak (on the right) visited our research team in November 2016. Work was focused on the dynamic testing of metallic foam material and the creation […]

onlinecounsellingSkype Drop-In over Semester Break

Hi everyone.  I hope you are all enjoying the break! Semester 2 is done so the Skype Drop-In Service is also slowing down until 2017.  The night-time drop-ins have now stopped and will resume when semester 1 starts next year.  […]

onlinecounsellingBest of 2016!

Hi everyone.  Kellie and I were reflecting on the blog posts this year and thought it would be interesting to have a look at the stats and see what the most popular blog posts were for 2016. #3 – Results, […]

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