EXPERT COMMENT: Ranking the US’s presidents isn’t just a game for Americans

EXPERT COMMENT: Ranking the US’s presidents isn’t just a game for Americans

Press releases   •   Feb 21, 2017 09:39 GMT

Michael Patrick Cullinane, Reader in US History at Northumbria University; Iwan Morgan, Professor at UCL; and J Simon Rofe, Senior Lecturer at SOAS University of London discuss the context of Presidents' Day for The Conversation.

EXPERT COMMENT: Why markets have bounced back after the election of Donald Trump

EXPERT COMMENT: Why markets have bounced back after the election of Donald Trump

Press releases   •   Nov 11, 2016 15:39 GMT

Scott Ellis, Associate Lecture and PhD Candidate at Northumbria, writes about how the election of Donald Trump has affected the stock markets.

EXPERT COMMENT: Buggery, bribery and a committee: the story of how gay sex was decriminalised in Britain

EXPERT COMMENT: Buggery, bribery and a committee: the story of how gay sex was decriminalised in Britain

Press releases   •   Jul 25, 2017 10:18 BST

Chris Ashford, Professor of Law and Society at Northumbria University, writes about the historical events that lead to a shift in attitudes towards gender and sexuality.

 EXPERT COMMENT: Welcome to Britain in 2017, where everybody is expected to be a border guard

EXPERT COMMENT: Welcome to Britain in 2017, where everybody is expected to be a border guard

Press releases   •   Apr 07, 2017 16:51 BST

Kathryn Cassidy, Senior lecturer in Human Geography at Northumbria University, in collaboration with academics from University of East London writes about the effect of the new immigration legislation for The Conversation.

Academics announce results of US Presidential rankings from best to Trump

Academics announce results of US Presidential rankings from best to Trump

Press releases   •   Feb 28, 2017 15:02 GMT

​Northumbria’s Reader in US History Michael Cullinane alongside colleagues from the Presidential History Network have announced their latest rating of American Presidents, from George Washington to Donald Trump.

EXPERT COMMENT: Richard Nixon’s authoritarian loathing of the media lives on in Donald Trump

EXPERT COMMENT: Richard Nixon’s authoritarian loathing of the media lives on in Donald Trump

Press releases   •   Feb 23, 2017 13:30 GMT

Randall J. Stephens, Associate Professor and Reader in History and American Studies at Northumbria University, discusses the constant tension between journalists and US presidents in times of crisis.

US expertise strengthened with new appointment

US expertise strengthened with new appointment

Press releases   •   Dec 13, 2018 14:26 GMT

The ‘special relationship’ between Northumbria University and the United States has been further strengthened with the appointment of a visiting Professor from across the pond.

Martin Luther King’s Newcastle visit remembered on anniversary of his birth

Martin Luther King’s Newcastle visit remembered on anniversary of his birth

Press releases   •   Jan 20, 2020 08:38 GMT

School children in London will mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day by learning about the UK’s connections with the US civil rights activist, thanks to a visit by a US history expert from Northumbria University.