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Humanities degrees and their value

Humanities degrees and their value

Dec 22, 2017 10:35 GMT
Professor Julian Wright, Head of Humanities at Northumbria University, discusses why a ...

EXPERT COMMENT: Peruvian women reflect on mining and development in the Andes

EXPERT COMMENT: Peruvian women reflect on mining and development in the Andes

Dec 20, 2017 09:15 GMT
Katy Jenkins, Associate Professor of International Development and Co-Director of the C...

EXPERT COMMENT: Cat Person: a creative writing expert on why you should read the short story for the #metoo age

EXPERT COMMENT: Cat Person: a creative writing expert on why you should read the short story for the #metoo age

Dec 19, 2017 16:35 GMT
Tony Williams, Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northumbria University, discu...

Woon prize winner opens first solo exhibition

Woon prize winner opens first solo exhibition

Dec 19, 2017 09:36 GMT
The 2017 winner of one of the art world’s most generous awards is to launch her first s...

EXPERT COMMENT: The Dunciad: Giles Coren’s sexist attack on Jane Austen has unpleasant echoes of Alexander Pope

EXPERT COMMENT: The Dunciad: Giles Coren’s sexist attack on Jane Austen has unpleasant echoes of Alexander Pope

Dec 18, 2017 14:37 GMT
Claudine Van Hensbergen, Senior Lecturer in 18th Century English Literature, discusses ...

Honorary Consuls meet international students to discuss their role – and Brexit

Honorary Consuls meet international students to discuss their role – and Brexit

Dec 15, 2017 10:31 GMT
The Honorary Consuls for Sweden, Germany and France have visited Northumbria University...

Northumbria leading global debate on volunteers in conflicts and emergencies

Northumbria leading global debate on volunteers in conflicts and emergencies

Dec 14, 2017 11:42 GMT
A team of Northumbria University academics are presenting the findings from a joint ini...

Academic recognised for distinguished contribution to sport psychology

Academic recognised for distinguished contribution to sport psychology

Dec 14, 2017 10:43 GMT
A Northumbria University academic who specialises in the psychological factors around f...

EXPERT COMMENT: How to talk to your doctor about information you find online

EXPERT COMMENT: How to talk to your doctor about information you find online

Dec 12, 2017 10:36 GMT
Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Elizabeth Sillence and PhD Researcher and Demonstrator, ...

Northumbria Law lecturer appointed to the Law Society’s Education and Training Committee

Northumbria Law lecturer appointed to the Law Society’s Education and Training Committee

Dec 11, 2017 13:47 GMT
Northumbria law lecturer, Victoria Roper, has been appointed to the Law Society’s influ...