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Researcher’s role in emergency phone line recognised with Palace invite

Researcher’s role in emergency phone line recognised with Palace invite

Press Releases   •   May 30, 2018 12:15 BST

A Disaster Management expert from Northumbria University, who spent last summer managing a support line for people affected by the Grenfell Tower fire, has received royal recognition for her work.

Earliest European evidence of lead pollution uncovered in the Balkans

Earliest European evidence of lead pollution uncovered in the Balkans

Press Releases   •   May 29, 2018 17:14 BST

New research from Northumbria University has revealed that metal-related pollution began in the Balkans more than 500 years before it appeared in western Europe, and persisted throughout the Dark Ages and Medieval Period, meaning the region played a far bigger role in mineral exploitation than previously believed.

 ‘Lift Off’ for Northumbria University researchers!

‘Lift Off’ for Northumbria University researchers!

Press Releases   •   May 25, 2018 16:36 BST

Northumbria University researchers will soon take to the sky as part of a partial gravity flight campaign that will determine how space travel affects astronauts’ spinal muscles.

Subglacial valleys and mountain ranges discovered near South Pole

Subglacial valleys and mountain ranges discovered near South Pole

Press Releases   •   May 24, 2018 19:00 BST

Researchers have discovered mountain ranges and three huge, deep subglacial valleys from data collected during the first modern aerogeophysical survey of the South Pole region. The findings are the first to emerge from extensive ice penetrating radar data collected in Antarctica as part of the European Space Agency PolarGAP project and have been published in Geophysical Research Letters.

 Northumbria students to perform at Northern Stage

Northumbria students to perform at Northern Stage

Press Releases   •   May 17, 2018 16:22 BST

Two thought provoking plays are being performed at Northern Stage next week as graduating Performing Arts students from Northumbria University, Newcastle stage their final degree shows.

 EXPERT COMMENT: Refugees can actually create jobs for locals in growing cities – if given the chance

EXPERT COMMENT: Refugees can actually create jobs for locals in growing cities – if given the chance

Press Releases   •   May 14, 2018 10:58 BST

Dr Aisling O'Loghlen, Vice Chancellor's Research Fellow in Global Challenges at Northumbria University, discusses how refugees can bring huge benefits to cities around the world.

Shortlist for Woon Prize 2018 revealed

Shortlist for Woon Prize 2018 revealed

Press Releases   •   May 08, 2018 15:56 BST

The 10 finalists for this year’s prestigious Woon Foundation Painting and Sculpture Prize have been announced after a record number of applications.

Northumbria graduates lead entrepreneurial league – again!

Northumbria graduates lead entrepreneurial league – again!

Press Releases   •   May 08, 2018 11:11 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has been named the UK’s top ranked university for graduate business start-ups based on turnover, for a second year running.

Northumbria research helps shape the debate on AI

Northumbria research helps shape the debate on AI

Press Releases   •   May 01, 2018 11:45 BST

Evidence submitted by a Northumbria University researcher has been cited in a House of Lords Select Committee report on artificial intelligence (AI).

Northumbria receives £754,000 to help establish how quickly a massive Antarctic glacier could collapse

Northumbria receives £754,000 to help establish how quickly a massive Antarctic glacier could collapse

Press Releases   •   Apr 30, 2018 14:18 BST

Researchers from Northumbria University have been awarded £754,000 to take part in one of the most detailed and extensive examinations of a massive Antarctic glacier ever undertaken.

Keep calm and carry on? Nostalgia and Brexit explored during Northumbria event

Keep calm and carry on? Nostalgia and Brexit explored during Northumbria event

Press Releases   •   Apr 26, 2018 13:59 BST

The history of British nostalgia and the role it has played in the Brexit process will be explored during an event at Northumbria University.

Northumbria projects receive share of £11m digital data research funding

Northumbria projects receive share of £11m digital data research funding

Press Releases   •   Apr 26, 2018 09:15 BST

Recent media reports about the use and exploitation of personal data have increased public awareness of the benefits and drawbacks of sharing information online.

Law school recognised for voluntary legal work

Law school recognised for voluntary legal work

Press Releases   •   Apr 24, 2018 09:39 BST

A project run by law students and academics at Northumbria University to provide free community legal support has reached the finals of a highly prestigious national award.

EXPERT COMMENT: Daryll Rowe’s sentence could change the law’s approach to HIV transmission

EXPERT COMMENT: Daryll Rowe’s sentence could change the law’s approach to HIV transmission

Press Releases   •   Apr 23, 2018 11:32 BST

​Cameron Giles, PhD Candidate in Law at Northumbria University, discusses how Daryll Rowe’s sentence could change the law’s approach to HIV transmission for The Conversation.

Law Academics Reach Finals of Prestigious Awards

Law Academics Reach Finals of Prestigious Awards

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2018 14:28 BST

Two academics from Northumbria Law School have been shortlisted in the prestigious Northern Law Awards.

More than £480,000 to tackle religious hate crime

More than £480,000 to tackle religious hate crime

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2018 13:31 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, is working closely with students to create new and innovative projects to counter religion-based hate crime and harassment, thanks to new funding from the Office for Students (OfS).

 EXPERT COMMENT - These ants have evolved a complex system of battlefield triage and rescue

EXPERT COMMENT - These ants have evolved a complex system of battlefield triage and rescue

Press Releases   •   Apr 19, 2018 11:38 BST

Teaching Fellow in the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences at Northumbria University , Mike Jeffries, discusses ants having evolved a complex system of battlefield triage and rescue for The Conversation.

 EXPERT COMMENT - No more water stains – we found a new way to control evaporation using maths

EXPERT COMMENT - No more water stains – we found a new way to control evaporation using maths

Press Releases   •   Apr 16, 2018 14:53 BST

Rodrigo Ledesma-Aguilar, Associate Professor in the department of Mathematics, Physics and Electrical Engineering at Northumbria discusses a new way to control evaporation for The Conversation

Get Ready to Innovate with Northumbria University’s Creative Fuse Team

Get Ready to Innovate with Northumbria University’s Creative Fuse Team

Press Releases   •   Apr 13, 2018 10:51 BST

As part of Creative Fuse North East, Northumbria University’s design innovation team is launching two new innovation support programmes: one for clothing and textiles organisations; the other for DJs and musicians.

BAFTA nomination for virtual reality game that helps dementia research

BAFTA nomination for virtual reality game that helps dementia research

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2018 09:55 BST

An innovative virtual reality game co-designed by an architect at Northumbria University which aims to help the fight against dementia has been shortlisted for a BAFTA award.