Press releases

EXPERT COMMENT: Coronavirus: an architect on how the pandemic could change our homes forever

EXPERT COMMENT: Coronavirus: an architect on how the pandemic could change our homes forever

May 27, 2020 12:01 BST
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, our homes have been serving as makeshift ...

Sewing through the pandemic – supporting women through craft

Sewing through the pandemic – supporting women through craft

May 20, 2020 13:31 BST
Women across the North of England who are facing significant challenges are documenting...

EXPERT COMMENT: Learning loss and implications for Covid-19 and school closures

EXPERT COMMENT: Learning loss and implications for Covid-19 and school closures

May 20, 2020 11:51 BST
The ongoing situation and school closures as result of Covid-19 have a number of differ...

Northumbria University joins national genome sequencing alliance to map spread of COVID-19

Northumbria University joins national genome sequencing alliance to map spread of COVID-19

May 19, 2020 10:52 BST
Scientists at Northumbria University, Newcastle, have joined a research consortium back...

Write Now: Exploring the Teaching of Contemporary British Literature in Global Higher Education

Write Now: Exploring the Teaching of Contemporary British Literature in Global Higher Education

May 18, 2020 11:00 BST
More than half of the world's students study Shakespeare, but the story of contemporary...

First Ever Webchat Service Launched for People Who Stammer as Dysfluency increases under Lockdown

First Ever Webchat Service Launched for People Who Stammer as Dysfluency increases under Lockdown

May 18, 2020 07:00 BST
Stamma have launched a new webchat service, at a time when the charity’s services are n...

Academics join global study into COVID-19 loss of smell

Academics join global study into COVID-19 loss of smell

May 15, 2020 14:34 BST
People who have recently experienced loss of smell are being urged to participate in a ...

Digital events provide safe space to discuss death

Digital events provide safe space to discuss death

May 13, 2020 10:59 BST
With Covid-19 prompting many of us to examine how we deal with death and dying, a serie...

​Treatment no better in clinical trials

May 11, 2020 10:51 BST
Patients taking part in clinical trials do not receive better treatment than other pati...

Lockdown life inspires fashion photography project with a difference

Lockdown life inspires fashion photography project with a difference

May 07, 2020 12:45 BST
A Northumbria University student has drawn inspiration from her experiences of lockdown...