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Academics announce results of US Presidential rankings from best to Trump

Academics announce results of US Presidential rankings from best to Trump

Feb 28, 2017 15:02 GMT
​Northumbria’s Reader in US History Michael Cullinane alongside colleagues from the Pre...

Project to boost teachers' computer confidence helps Scottish kids

Project to boost teachers' computer confidence helps Scottish kids

Feb 27, 2017 11:00 GMT
More than 45,800 primary school pupils across Scotland have benefited from a pioneering...

Northumbria students return from UK disaster research conference

Northumbria students return from UK disaster research conference

Feb 27, 2017 09:52 GMT
​Students from Northumbria’s Disaster and Development society recently attended the fir...

Northumbria leading €4M research to engineer a brighter future

Northumbria leading €4M research to engineer a brighter future

Feb 24, 2017 09:50 GMT
​Researchers from Northumbria University are heading up a €4M (£3.3M) project to develo...

EXPERT COMMENT: Richard Nixon’s authoritarian loathing of the media lives on in Donald Trump

EXPERT COMMENT: Richard Nixon’s authoritarian loathing of the media lives on in Donald Trump

Feb 23, 2017 13:30 GMT
Randall J. Stephens, Associate Professor and Reader in History and American Studies at ...

Environment on the agenda as Supreme Court Justice visits Northumbria

Environment on the agenda as Supreme Court Justice visits Northumbria

Feb 23, 2017 12:59 GMT
A Supreme Court Justice is to speak in Newcastle for the first time during a public lec...

Improved teacher confidence helps one million UK kids

Improved teacher confidence helps one million UK kids

Feb 23, 2017 11:09 GMT
BT plans to help five million young people by 2020 as part of its pledge to help build ...

Northumbria research could power life on Mars

Northumbria research could power life on Mars

Feb 23, 2017 09:00 GMT
​A prototype engine based on a solid-to-vapour transformation, which could be used for ...

 EXPERT COMMENT: Time crystals: how scientists created a new state of matter

EXPERT COMMENT: Time crystals: how scientists created a new state of matter

Feb 22, 2017 14:59 GMT
Rodrigo Ledesma-Aguilar, Senior Lecturer in Physics at Northumbria University, discusse...

North East showcases pioneering course at national nursing conference

North East showcases pioneering course at national nursing conference

Feb 22, 2017 13:57 GMT
A unique approach to nurse training is being showcased at a major conference this week.