Leading neuroscientist Baroness Greenfield becomes Doctor of Science

Leading neuroscientist Baroness Greenfield becomes Doctor of Science

Press releases   •   Jul 13, 2015 00:00 BST

Baroness Susan Greenfield has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science by Northumbria University, Newcastle, for her ground-breaking research into Alzheimer’s disease.

Labour peer Lord Falconer becomes Doctor of Civil Law.

Labour peer Lord Falconer becomes Doctor of Civil Law.

Press releases   •   Jul 10, 2015 00:00 BST

Barrister Lord Falconer of Thoroton, who served in the Blair government and led moves to bring about historic changes in the administration of justice, was this week awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Civil Law from Northumbria University, Newcastle.

Equal opportunities campaigner Beatrix Campbell OBE honoured by Northumbria University

Equal opportunities campaigner Beatrix Campbell OBE honoured by Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Jul 11, 2017 15:43 BST

Beatrix Campbell OBE has received an honorary degree from Northumbria University, Newcastle, for her lifelong and outstanding service to equal opportunities.

Celebrated figures awarded honorary degrees from Northumbria University

Celebrated figures awarded honorary degrees from Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2017 12:31 BST

Four eminent figures from the fields of law, medicine, business and influential writing will be awarded honorary degrees from Northumbria University, Newcastle, this summer.

Northumbria University’s Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Governors Chris Sayers elected Chair of CUC

Northumbria University’s Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Governors Chris Sayers elected Chair of CUC

Press releases   •   Apr 24, 2017 11:17 BST

The Committee of University Chairs (CUC) is pleased to announce that Chris Sayers, Pro-Chancellor and Chair of the Board of Governors at Northumbria University, Newcastle, has been elected Chair of the CUC.