Northumbria awards Lord Walton with honorary degree

Northumbria awards Lord Walton with honorary degree

Press releases   •   Dec 03, 2013 00:00 GMT

Northumbria University, Newcastle has today awarded Lord Walton of Detchant with an honorary degree in recognition of his long career as a world-leading neurologist.

Northumbria awards Duchess of Northumberland with honorary degree

Northumbria awards Duchess of Northumberland with honorary degree

Press releases   •   Dec 02, 2013 00:00 GMT

The Duchess of Northumberland has been awarded an honorary degree from Northumbria University, Newcastle to recognise her significant contribution to the region.

Northumbria University honours region’s bright stars

Northumbria University honours region’s bright stars

Press releases   •   Nov 29, 2013 00:00 GMT

Inspiring figures who have made a global impact through their work in music, medicine and charity will be honoured at Northumbria University, Newcastle, next week.

Northumbria stages play to explore the impact of dementia

Northumbria stages play to explore the impact of dementia

Press releases   •   Oct 28, 2013 00:00 GMT

Northumbria University, Newcastle is set to welcome home a critically-acclaimed play that explores the impact of dementia.

Northumbria University honours outstanding creative talents

Northumbria University honours outstanding creative talents

Press releases   •   Jul 16, 2013 00:00 BST

Students could be forgiven for being Star Struck at their graduation ceremony today.

Northumbria University honours Paul Collingwood

Northumbria University honours Paul Collingwood

Press releases   •   Jul 15, 2013 00:00 BST

It was a family affair for Paul Collingwood when he received his honorary degree from Northumbria University today.

Northumbria University honours pioneering human rights lawyer

Northumbria University honours pioneering human rights lawyer

Press releases   •   Jul 10, 2013 00:00 BST

Leading human rights pioneer Professor David J McQuoid-Mason has received an honorary Degree of Doctor of Civil Law from Northumbria University.

Northumbria University honours global business and management scholar

Northumbria University honours global business and management scholar

Press releases   •   Jul 10, 2013 00:00 BST

Professor Howard Thomas joined students who had studied his texts to receive a degree of his own at Northumbria University.

Northumbria University honours inspirational figures

Northumbria University honours inspirational figures

Press releases   •   Jul 05, 2013 00:00 BST

Cricketing legend Paul Collingwood and best selling crime author Val McDermid will receive honorary degrees from Northumbria University this month.

Removing the stigma of dementia

Removing the stigma of dementia

Press releases   •   May 20, 2013 00:00 BST

Northumbria University is hosting a series of activities to mark National Dementia Week this week amid the news that the North East is one of the most rapidly ageing regions in the country.

Leading neuroscientist to deliver free public lecture

Leading neuroscientist to deliver free public lecture

Press releases   •   Apr 06, 2016 14:35 BST

​One of the UK’s foremost neuroscientists is to deliver a free public lecture at Northumbria University later this month.

Northumbria researcher redefines the rules of chemistry

Northumbria researcher redefines the rules of chemistry

Press releases   •   Sep 18, 2015 11:49 BST

Research by a Northumbria academic could have a significant impact on the teaching of chemistry after he developed a radical new interpretation of a 99-year-old rule featured in all standard textbooks.

It’s all in the mind as new exhibition uncovers secrets of the brain

It’s all in the mind as new exhibition uncovers secrets of the brain

Press releases   •   Jun 10, 2015 00:00 BST

One of the largest biomedical research charities in the world, the Wellcome Trust, has pledged £650,000 towards a new exhibition opening in 2016 that will tell the story of the brain and how it works, revealing some of its secrets and exploring the techniques scientists use to study it.

Will your partner stay or stray?

Will your partner stay or stray?

Press releases   •   Feb 09, 2015 00:00 GMT

Both men and women may be genetically inclined to be either promiscuous or faithful according to new research from Northumbria and Oxford Universities.

Crown Prince of Norway receives Honorary Degree from Northumbria University

Crown Prince of Norway receives Honorary Degree from Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Jun 20, 2016 14:36 BST

​Northumbria University, Newcastle, has conferred an Honorary Degree on His Royal Highness, The Crown Prince of Norway.

Psychologist launches guide book for humans

Psychologist launches guide book for humans

Press releases   •   Sep 03, 2014 00:00 BST

A senior lecturer and health psychologist at Northumbria University, Newcastle, has published a new book that explores what makes us who we are and why we are so resistant to change.