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 COMMENT: Explainer: what is solar thermal electricity?

Nov 25, 2015 12:31 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle Nicola Pearsall, Professor of Renewable Energy at Northumbria University, explains solar thermal electricity for The Conversation.

Rethinking the future: the importance of responsible innovation

Nov 19, 2015 13:47 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle Northumbria University’s Salon initiative was just one of the innovative projects discussed at a recent panel debate exploring the future of design.

Supreme Court Justice inspires law students at Northumbria University

Nov 19, 2015 10:40 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle A leading member of the UK’s highest judicial body spoke with law students before delivering a public lecture at Northumbria University, Newcastle, recently.

 COMMENT: The Last Witch Hunter: why modern visions of witches don’t conjure up reality

Nov 16, 2015 14:30 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle ​Claire Nally, Senior Lecturer in Twentieth-Century English Literature at Northumbria University, comments on witch trials for The Conversation.

Newcastle Business School entrepreneurs lift top national accolade

Nov 16, 2015 12:26 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle Budding entrepreneurs from Newcastle Business School, at Northumbria, have scooped the top prize in a national competition for successful business start-ups.

 Northumbria University hosts national transport and cycling debate

Nov 12, 2015 14:38 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle Northumbria University are partnering with alongside the Economic and Social Research Council to stage a special debate around transport during November’s Festival of Social Sciences.

Newcastle Business School gain CIPD programme approval

Nov 12, 2015 13:49 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle ​The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has recently approved Newcastle Business School’s BA Human Resource Management (HRM) programme.

Sounding Off! Northumbria academics create interactive ‘sound-walk’ about street homelessness

Nov 12, 2015 12:38 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle Interactive signage is to go up around Newcastle city centre this week to help raise public awareness and understanding of street homelessness.

Return of the Flymo for Northumbria University and Live Theatre Writer-in-Residence

Nov 11, 2015 16:26 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle Live Theatre and Northumbria University’s joint writer-in-residence Paddy Campbell brings his latest play back to the stage this week after a sell-out run earlier in the year.

Northumbrian Water and Northumbria University make a splash in innovation festival

Nov 11, 2015 13:59 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle Exhausted students from Northumbria University, Newcastle, have completed a 24-hour challenge to explore our relationship with water and how to use it more sustainably.