Tag / arts design and social sciences
Press Releases • Jan 19, 2018 08:45 GMT
Professor of Modern History, Matthew Kelly, discusses Britannia, Druids and the surprisingly modern origins of myths for The Conversation.
EXPERT COMMENT: How our minds construct the past, present and future depends on our relationship with time
Press Releases • Jan 03, 2018 13:12 GMT
Dr Sarah Duffy, Senior Lecturer in Languages and Linguistics at Northumbria University, discusses different perspectives of time for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Dec 20, 2017 09:15 GMT
Katy Jenkins, Associate Professor of International Development and Co-Director of the Centre for International Development at Northumbria University, writes in Discover Society about her sociological photography project.
Press Releases • Dec 15, 2017 10:31 GMT
The Honorary Consuls for Sweden, Germany and France have visited Northumbria University to discuss their consular and cultural diplomacy initiatives, and how they can support international students.
Press Releases • Dec 14, 2017 11:42 GMT
A team of Northumbria University academics are presenting the findings from a joint initiative with the Swedish Red Cross at a global conference in Stockholm, Sweden, this week.
EXPERT COMMENT: An end to ‘want, disease, ignorance, squalor and idleness’: why the Beveridge report flew off the shelves in 1942
Press Releases • Dec 01, 2017 11:38 GMT
Professor of Public Policy at Northumbria, Irene Hardill, collaborated with academics from the University of Southampton and University College London on an article for the Conversation.
Press Releases • Nov 28, 2017 09:59 GMT
Northumbria University, Newcastle is celebrating the multidisciplinary achievements taking place within its humanities subjects and, more widely across the University, with the launch of its Institute of Humanities.
Press Releases • Nov 16, 2017 12:51 GMT
Northumbria University’s Matt Baillie Smith is appearing at AidEx in Brussels this week to present the latest findings of his project with the Swedish Red Cross.
Press Releases • Nov 08, 2017 10:07 GMT
Northumbria University’s Pro Vice-Chancellor (Business and Enterprise) Professor Steven Kyffin has been invited to give the opening talk at TEDx Eindhoven, a prestigious technology and design conference in The Netherlands.
Press Releases • Nov 01, 2017 11:41 GMT
Hidden histories and recovered cultures will be explored as Northumbria celebrates Being Human 2017 this month.
Press Releases • Oct 27, 2017 11:47 BST
Professor in American Studies, Brian Ward, writes about Martin Luther King's visit to Tyneside for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Oct 26, 2017 15:49 BST
Claudine Van Hensbergen, Senior Lecturer in Eighteenth-Century English Literature at Northumbria University, discusses the Female voice and the the effect of the #MeToo campaign for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Oct 26, 2017 11:33 BST
Professor in American Studies, Brian Ward, writes about the life of Rock'n'roll trailblazer Antoine “Fats” Domino for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Oct 12, 2017 14:37 BST
A film tackling issues around sex and disability has played an important role in changing the law in Ireland.
Press Releases • Oct 06, 2017 14:53 BST
Girls and women in the North East are being invited to take part in a unique project exploring what it means to be female growing up in the region.
Press Releases • Oct 05, 2017 13:30 BST
A project led by Northumbria University has been awarded funds by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) to address pressing questions about different narratives surrounding the role of voluntary action in the provision of welfare services.