Posts for July 2016

Earth ScienceStudents in the News

Project: Deformation and metamorphism in the WOMB Can you introduce yourself? My name is Bradley Williams and I completed a B.Sc. (Hons) at UoN in July 2015. I am 31 years old and live in the Hunter region of NSW, […]

Online CounsellingA Fresh Start

Is it just me or is 2016 going by a little to fast? I was reminded last week that Christmas is only 22 weeks away. Christmas? I’m still trying to get my act together and do my Tax return for […]

Janet FultonANZCA2016 conference: student experience

In the first week of July, the University of Newcastle hosted the Australian and New Zealand Communication Association’s (ANZCA) annual international conference. It is a big event on the Association’s calendar and A/Prof Phillip McIntyre and I were thrilled to […]

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  1. Elizabeth Paton

    Wonderful volunteers! So helpful during the conference. Sometimes the connections between our teaching and research aren't always visible to the students so I imagine it was an interesting experience for them to see the research side of their lecturers' work.

    • Janet Fulton

      Yes! But I was very happy that they were able to see some of their academic rock gods but also to realise these people are very approachable and happy to chat about their research.

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Earth ScienceHEDG Talk – The Space Age: mineral, wealth and robots

HEDG Talk – The Space Age: mineral, wealth and robots Hunter Earth Science Discussion Group (HEDG) presents ‘The Space Age: mineral, wealth and robotics’. Guest speaker Kim Ellis discusses how space age developments affect all citizens in unexpected ways. When: […]

Online CounsellingPokémon Go: a journey through time and Mayfield

Last week I was struck by an increasing reference to Pokemon in my twitter, instagram and Facebook feeds. I had no idea of what all the fuss was about and instead of trying it out for myself I decided to […]

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  1. Sally

    I am in my 50s and I get it. I spent time with my oldest son when from the time he was started playing Pokémon Gold in the 90s. As my younger son said last night ... I was his Prof. Oak. My son was precocious so started playing at... Read more...

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Earth ScienceNSW Wild Weather

Dr Hannah Power Talks Coastal Erosion After NSW Wild Weather     With the wild weather across NSW earlier this month causing devastation across the state, Dr Hannah Power, Lecturer in the School of Environmental and Life Sciences was interviewed […]

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Online CounsellingResults, Results, Results……

I really wanted to build on last week’s post about bouncing back and resilience this week, especially as the exam results release date is this Friday. It wasn’t too long ago that I was waiting for the exam results to […]

Environmental Science and ManagementNSW Wild Weather

Dr Hannah Power Talks Coastal Erosion After NSW Wild Weather     With the wild weather across NSW earlier this month causing devastation across the state, Dr Hannah Power, Lecturer in the School of Environmental and Life Sciences was interviewed […]

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