Press Releases

Northumbria Design graduate wins award for Most Innovative Product

Oct 26, 2015 11:46 GMT Northumbria University, Newcastle A 3D Design graduate has won the one of the most coveted prizes at the Northern Design Festival 2015.

COMMENT: Safe Harbour, Sir John Chilcot and Freedom of Information

Oct 23, 2015 15:46 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle ​Dr David Thomas, Northumbria University, discusses threats to openness in the digital world.

 University Gallery reopens with launch of three new exhibitions

Oct 23, 2015 10:02 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle ​A triple-header of stunning new exhibitions by emerging artists opened at Northumbria University this week.

Oct 22, 2015 16:36 BST Market Advantage As universities throughout the United Kingdom welcomed a fresh intake of new students, a group of ‘international lecturers with a difference’ rolled out the UniSmart™ induction presentations combining educational messages with comedy, multimedia, animation, street theatre, escapology and lifesaving skills, delivered with rapid fire information that all new students need to know.

COMMENT: It’s not just business China’s after – Xi wants UK’s political and tech power too

Oct 22, 2015 13:37 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle Yu Xiong, Chair Professor of Technology and Operations Management, Newcastle Business School, writes about Chinese president Xi Jinping's recent visit to the UK for The Conversation.

Northumbria students impress the press with World Cup legacy plan

Oct 22, 2015 11:11 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle Student teams from Northumbria University’s Newcastle Business School have presented marketing plans to the region’s media on how to capitalise upon the success of hosting the Rugby World Cup within the region and create a lasting legacy.

The Future is now

Oct 22, 2015 10:13 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle Craftsmanship was at the heart of an exciting panel debate into the past, present and future of design, presented by Northumbria University and Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums.

Want it. Master it. Open Day for Masters courses coming soon

Oct 21, 2015 15:34 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle People wanting to change direction, increase their earning potential or take their talents to the next level are encouraged to attend a Masters Open Day at Northumbria University next month.

What it means to be together

Oct 21, 2015 11:42 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle More than 70 students donned pink ponchos for a special performative walk from Northumbria University to Live Theatre to celebrate the strategic partnership between the two organisations.

The City & Guilds Group agrees the acquisition of Nine Lanterns

Oct 21, 2015 11:33 BST The City & Guilds Group The City & Guilds Group has agreed the acquisition of award-winning elearning provider, Nine Lanterns. The Melbourne-based elearning company strengthens the Group’s presence in Asia Pacific.