The value of volunteering – exploring the experiences of young refugees in Uganda

The value of volunteering – exploring the experiences of young refugees in Uganda

Press releases   •   Oct 29, 2019 14:20 GMT

The role and impact of volunteering on the lives of young African refugees will be explored over the next two years as part of a major project, led by Professor Matt Baillie Smith of Northumbria University.

Innovative festival reveals the facts behind crime fiction

Innovative festival reveals the facts behind crime fiction

Press releases   •   Mar 27, 2018 11:38 BST

A festival for crime fiction writers and readers offers its audience a rare insight into the fascinating world of real-life criminal investigation.

Celebrating International Women’s Day in Peru

Celebrating International Women’s Day in Peru

Press releases   •   Mar 08, 2018 10:21 GMT

A Northumbria academic is helping celebrate International Women’s Day with a unique photography exhibition in Peru.

EXPERT COMMENT: Why Lego could be the key to productive business meetings

EXPERT COMMENT: Why Lego could be the key to productive business meetings

Press releases   •   Jan 16, 2018 12:23 GMT

Associate Professor in Education, Sean McCusker , discusses the power of Lego for The Conversation.

EXPERT COMMENT: Britannia, Druids and the surprisingly modern origins of myth

EXPERT COMMENT: Britannia, Druids and the surprisingly modern origins of myth

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: #MeToo, Sleeping Beauty and the often controversial history of fairy tales

EXPERT COMMENT: #MeToo, Sleeping Beauty and the often controversial history of fairy tales

Press releases   •   Jan 22, 2018 08:00 GMT

Pete Newbon, Lecturer in Romantic and Victorian Literature at Northumbria University discusses #MeToo, Sleeping Beauty and the often controversial history of fairy tales for The Conversation.

EXPERT COMMENT: The Other Side of Australia Day

EXPERT COMMENT: The Other Side of Australia Day

Press releases   •   Jan 26, 2018 15:52 GMT

Dr Laura Fish, a writer and senior lecturer in Creative Writing at Northumbria University, discusses indigeneity in the modern world.