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What it's really like to live with dementia

What it's really like to live with dementia

Jul 20, 2017 11:43 BST
Academics Catherine Bailey, Senior Research Fellow in Public Health and Wellbeing, Kati...

Architecture students celebrate award success

Architecture students celebrate award success

Jul 19, 2017 10:14 BST
The innovative work of two Northumbria University Architecture students has been recogn...

Northumbria research unlocks secrets of the Sahara

Northumbria research unlocks secrets of the Sahara

Jul 18, 2017 15:06 BST
A peat bog in Romania provides a new insight into our knowledge of when the Sahara bega...

Recognising the best new nursing talent

Recognising the best new nursing talent

Jul 18, 2017 12:01 BST
Six nursing and midwifery students from Northumbria University, Newcastle have received...

 EXPERT COMMENT: Why decisions on emoji design should be made more inclusive

EXPERT COMMENT: Why decisions on emoji design should be made more inclusive

Jul 17, 2017 13:14 BST
Selina Sutton, PhD student at Northumbria University, writes about the complex issues s...

Northumbria University student’s work installed at Gibside

Northumbria University student’s work installed at Gibside

Jul 17, 2017 12:21 BST
A new contemporary structure based on a design by a Northumbria University Interior Arc...

Former Lord Chancellor honoured by Northumbria University

Former Lord Chancellor honoured by Northumbria University

Jul 13, 2017 14:23 BST
The Rt Hon Lord Mackay of Clashfern has received an honorary degree from Northumbria Un...

 Time Out partnership brings top basketball players to Northumbria

Time Out partnership brings top basketball players to Northumbria

Jul 13, 2017 12:45 BST
More than 75 of Europe’s top basketball stars have descended on Northumbria University,...

Northumbria named as Centre of Excellence for Women's Football

Northumbria named as Centre of Excellence for Women's Football

Jul 13, 2017 10:54 BST
Northumbria University has reinforced its reputation as a hotbed for women’s football a...

EXPERT COMMENT - The ‘French paradox’ turned out to be an illusion, but it led to some interesting research

EXPERT COMMENT - The ‘French paradox’ turned out to be an illusion, but it led to some interesting research

Jul 13, 2017 09:49 BST
Everybody loved the French paradox. It was a term coined in 1980 by French scientists i...