Press Releases

EXPERT COMMENT: Mood around immigration has made Britain a nastier place

EXPERT COMMENT: Mood around immigration has made Britain a nastier place

Jun 21, 2016 15:46 BST
​Tanja Bueltmann, Reader in History at Northumbria University, comments on immigration ...

Crown Prince of Norway receives Honorary Degree from Northumbria University

Crown Prince of Norway receives Honorary Degree from Northumbria University

Jun 20, 2016 14:36 BST
​Northumbria University, Newcastle, has conferred an Honorary Degree on His Royal Highn...

Evolution of vertebrate vision

Jun 15, 2016 08:52 BST
A new study published in BMC Evolutionary Biology by the team lead by Xesús Abalo and D...

Business school explore China opportunities for Northern Powerhouse Initiatives

Business school explore China opportunities for Northern Powerhouse Initiatives

Jun 14, 2016 17:26 BST
​Leading business figures from China and the UK delivered keynote speeches at Newcastle...

Hong Kong construction booming but talent at an all time low

Hong Kong construction booming but talent at an all time low

Jun 14, 2016 12:25 BST
Could the skills gap be closed with vocational education and up-skilling?

All will be revealed

All will be revealed

Jun 14, 2016 11:30 BST
​Northumbria’s stunning end-of-year degree show for its creative courses launches tonig...

Female scientists get set to take to the soapbox

Female scientists get set to take to the soapbox

Jun 13, 2016 11:51 BST
​Did you know that fruit flies are being used to help to find a cure for Parkinson’s Di...

Senior sports lecturer receives Royal honours

Senior sports lecturer receives Royal honours

Jun 13, 2016 11:15 BST
​A Senior Lecturer in Sport Coaching has received an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honour...

UCEM Welcomes Two New Trustees to Board

UCEM Welcomes Two New Trustees to Board

Jun 10, 2016 16:17 BST
Andrew Hynard and Dr Stephen Jackson bring with them over fifty years of experience.

Two Northumbria Fine Art students amongst 10 shortlisted for the Woon Foundation Prize 2016

Two Northumbria Fine Art students amongst 10 shortlisted for the Woon Foundation Prize 2016

Jun 10, 2016 15:34 BST
​The 10 finalists for this year’s prestigious Woon Foundation Painting and Sculpture Pr...