Press Releases

EXPERT COMMENT: Vocational education still has an esteem problem: tweaking the system won’t solve that

EXPERT COMMENT: Vocational education still has an esteem problem: tweaking the system won’t solve that

May 26, 2016 13:52 BST
​Liz Atkins, Reader in Education, Department of Education and Lifelong Learning, at Nor...

Northumbria University showcases the Northern flair of fashion

Northumbria University showcases the Northern flair of fashion

May 20, 2016 13:49 BST
​Dresses inspired by Japanese armour, outfits taking you back to 1970s Brooklyn and the...

Northumbria premieres new play in memory of the Oklahoma City bombing

Northumbria premieres new play in memory of the Oklahoma City bombing

May 19, 2016 16:06 BST
​Graduating Performing Arts students from Northumbria honoured the victims of the Oklah...

All in the mind – new exhibition to uncover secrets of the brain

All in the mind – new exhibition to uncover secrets of the brain

May 16, 2016 12:02 BST
A new exhibition at the Life Science Centre will help us understand what’s going on ins...

Close ‘en-counters’ of the geographical kind

Close ‘en-counters’ of the geographical kind

May 13, 2016 14:10 BST
​A new exhibition exploring how young people perceive and map the city’s geography will...

Santander opens new University branch

Santander opens new University branch

May 12, 2016 16:56 BST
​A branch of Santander bank has opened in the Students’ Union today (Monday 16 May) as ...

​​Nursing students celebrate the life of the Lady with the Lamp

​​Nursing students celebrate the life of the Lady with the Lamp

May 11, 2016 10:19 BST
Twenty-four nursing and midwifery students from Northumbria University have been invite...

COMMENT: Want to build better computer games? Call an architect

COMMENT: Want to build better computer games? Call an architect

May 09, 2016 10:16 BST
​Ruth Dalton, Professor of Building Usability and Visualisation at Northumbria Universi...

COMMENT: Cherry concentrate lowers blood pressure as much as drugs

COMMENT: Cherry concentrate lowers blood pressure as much as drugs

May 05, 2016 13:44 BST
​Karen Keane, Lecturer in the Department of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation at North...

High blood pressure lowers significantly after drinking tart Montmorency cherry juice

High blood pressure lowers significantly after drinking tart Montmorency cherry juice

May 05, 2016 09:36 BST
​Drinking tart Montmorency cherry juice significantly reduces high blood pressure at a ...