Posts for March 2016

Tectonics and Earth ResourcesParticle Imaging Velocimetry

I have spent some time last year creating a Particle Imaging Velocimetry system to be employed to monitor analogue modelling experiments of tectonics. Basically an image correlation technique is used together with a calibration function to calculate physical displacements and […]

ANZAC Her StoryWelcome

Welcome to my new blogsite! If you’re interested to find out more about the history of Australian women and WWI you’re in the right place. Stand by for new posts to come…

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    Hello! This post couldn't be written any better! Reading through this post reminds me of my good old room mate! He always kept talking about this. I will forward this article to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read. Thank you for sharing!

    • Victoria Haskins

      Me too Coral! If you (or anyone else) has a story you'd like me to look into let me know - I can be contacted through the University of Newcastle - see my UoN webpage link.


Online CounsellingSitting in the storm

Last week I received some feedback from a student here at UON that being a successful student isn’t as easy as they thought or as easy as some students make it look. Many students in fact are juggling many more […]

Janet FultonCrafting competent communicators

This story was written by Ms Fiona Whitten, Research Writer at the University of Newcastle, and shows what I research here at the University.  Dr Janet Fulton is a lecturer in Communication and Media. Her research focuses on the dynamic […]

Geography, Environmental Studies, and Development StudiesUON ranked in the world’s top 100 for Geography

The University of Newcastle (UON) Australia’s geography discipline has ranked in the top 100 in the world, confirmed by the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016. The geography discipline at UON is headed up by world-class academics with a […]

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VisComFault Magazine Project

MAGAZINE PROJECT DESN1021 Second Semester Design Projects  DESIGN PROJECTS 2: VISUAL DESIGN THINKING This first year student magazine brief explores the integration of a variety of visual media, processes and practices into a larger visual communication project. Students conceive, design […]

Online CounsellingLet’s talk about Sex

The much anticipated Sexual Health Awareness Week is here! This week UON has a range of events across campuses to raise awareness about sexual health. Some of these offer information and resources and others offer a laugh! If a laugh […]

Geography, Environmental Studies, and Development StudiesStudent Town Planner Position Available

Attention keen Development Studies Students! KDC is looking for a student planner one day a week to start very soon. This would be ideal work experience for a second or third year student or a recent graduate. Ryan Falkenmire, a […]

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Online CounsellingThe many benefits of exercise….

Lately Ive been talking to a lot of students about ways to improve their general wellbeing and get the most out of being a student at UON. Students often ask me what the easy solutions are – how they can […]

Earth ScienceAusIMM Student Meet Industry Night

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  1. Irene

    Hello Tectonics & Earth research team, I am writing to you to address the following. On last Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 I was camping at Long Flat Ellenborough reserve NSW, where I noticed that the Hastings /Ellenborough river adjacent to the campground was extremely warm. Given the recent earthquake activity... Read more...

  2. Alda

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  3. Isobel Fitzpatrick

    Wow! How long have these studies been going on and when will we see some concrete results? I have to admit that I needed to Google a few of the words that I didn't quite understand. The main point though is that this is very interesting.

Environmental Science and ManagementVOLUNTEER BUSH REGENERATION TEAM at ASH ISLAND

Expressions of interest invited for Environmental Science / Ecology students for bush regeneration team to work across a diversity of ecological communities on Ash Island, including mangrove, saltmarsh, riparian, floodplain forest and rainforest, as well as Stockton Sandspit’s coastal hind […]

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Online CounsellingThis Way Up

Usually I reserve my reviews and blog posts for free services available for students to access. Every now and again I come across something that is good and affordable and I pass sharing it because I like to think that […]

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