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Don't Be That Person - How To Be A Good Uni Friend

We’ve all had that one friend during our uni career who, either by attitude or behaviour, has been… less that helpful in our academic quest. You know the type: suggesting going out on the night an assessment is due, derailing group work meetings with the latest happenings on The Bachelor, relying just a bit too heavily on your study notes. 964 more words

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UON and Fossil Fuels: Can we cut our coal ties?

Shea Evans investigates just how interconnected our university is with the mining sectors and chats with the students who want to sever those ties.

Our town of Newcastle and its coal industry were born at the same time. 1,921 more words

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Levelling up: what you need to know about postgrad study

The uni rollercoaster is approaching that final, screaming, downhill flail before the end of the year. While many of us are simply looking forward to a break, there are an awful lot of you white-knuckling it through your last semester, and weighing up your post-graduation options. 1,087 more words

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I Was a Teenage Washout

Every student at UON has a story.

The paths we travel to arrive here are as diverse as we are. For every high school high achiever, for whom university study was an expected next step, an accepted reality, there is a student who greets university life as something of an anomaly. 927 more words

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Horizon 2020 Research Infrastructures Information Days – London and Newcastle

Horizon 2020 Research Infrastructures Information Days – London and Newcastle

Events have been organised in London and Newcastle to publicise upcoming opportunities in the Research Infrastructures (RIs) Work Programme 2018–20. 87 more words

How to Become a Pro At Prioritising

We’ve all set sail on that one semester with the best of intentions before realising around major assignment time that something’s gone a bit awry. But it’s not too late to steer your ship to the waters of success; all that’s needed is a bit of planning. 704 more words

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Painting Solar Panels with Professor Paul Dastoor

With the world in the middle of an energy crisis we are constantly looking for new ways of harvesting renewable energy. Well, Professor Paul Dastoor and his team at the University of Newcastle have developed a solar paint, and we talked to him to find out more! 18 more words

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