Why you should stay in touch with the University after graduation

Congratulations! You’ve put in the hard yards and finally have your degree. Time to toss that graduation cap up in the air and celebrate. Sayonara Blackboard. Adios exams. But you didn’t think you were completely done with the University now did you? *drum roll* Enter University of Newcastle Alumni. The University of Newcastle Alumni Network is made up of 143,000 diverse people from across 145 … Continue reading Why you should stay in touch with the University after graduation

How to use alumni to your advantage

If you’re in your first or last year of university, one of the most valuable things you can take advantage of is the opportunity to get into contact with University Alumni. No, not the triangle-eye, Bavarian secret society – university graduates! Whether it’s sharing skills, knowledge, networking, or even just making new friends, getting involved with Alumni will truly take your university experience to the … Continue reading How to use alumni to your advantage

Video: Celebrating International Women’s Day 2018

International Women’s Day is a time for celebrating the achievements of all women and ensuring we continue to press for progress in all fields. We interviewed some brilliant UON staff and alumni about their thoughts on IWD. Featuring: Meryl Swanson MP Meryl Swanson was elected to the House of Representatives as the Member for Paterson in July 2016. Meryl is deputy chair of the Parliamentary … Continue reading Video: Celebrating International Women’s Day 2018

Video: Celebrating International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is a time for celebrating the achievements of all women and ensuring we continue to press for progress in all fields. We interviewed some brilliant University of Newcastle staff and alumni about their thoughts on IWD. Featuring: Meryl Swanson MP Meryl Swanson was elected to the House of Representatives as the Member for Paterson in July 2016. Meryl is deputy chair of … Continue reading Video: Celebrating International Women’s Day

So you’ve finished your degree…what now?

So your years as an undergraduate have come to an end and ultimately you’re asking yourself, what the #$%* am I supposed to do now? Whether you’re planning on continuing onto postgrad study, taking some time to consider your future or jumping straight into the workforce, do not panic, you’ll figure it out and if you take only one thing from this article please let … Continue reading So you’ve finished your degree…what now?