Press releases • Nov 29, 2018 10:40 GMT
A major £1.4 million study investigating the benefits that yoga brings to older people with multiple long-term health conditions is about to begin at Northumbria University, Newcastle. It aims to determine both the clinical effectiveness and cost effectiveness of a specially-adapted yoga programme for older adults with multimorbidity.
EXPERT COMMENT: More than 11,000 pubs closed since 2001 – but breweries could revive local watering holes
Press releases • Nov 28, 2018 16:59 GMT
Ignazio Cabras, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Regional Economic Development at Northumbria University, discusses the impact of boarded up pubs and the impact on rural village life.
Press releases • Nov 28, 2018 10:00 GMT
Staff and students at Northumbria University will mark World AIDS Day by celebrating the life and work of a former academic, and launching two new initiatives aimed at highlighting the challenges faced by those living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).
Press releases • Nov 26, 2018 11:14 GMT
Some of history’s most notorious unsolved murder crimes could be laid bare thanks to new forensic research led at Northumbria University, in Newcastle.
Press releases • Nov 23, 2018 13:59 GMT
Press releases • Nov 22, 2018 11:23 GMT
In the past few years, many businesses have developed sustainable strategies where social responsibility is an integral part of their business model.
Press releases • Nov 21, 2018 17:18 GMT
Jane Brown, Lecturer in Marketing, explores the marketing and planning behind Black Friday, and suggests practical tips to help manage spending.
Press releases • Nov 20, 2018 14:49 GMT
Investment and Wealth management business Brewin Dolphin has pledged £9,000 for a scholarship programme to support Northumbria students wishing to study at the University's Amsterdam Campus.
Press releases • Nov 19, 2018 16:49 GMT
Today marks the start of the first field season of a five-year quest to understand the contribution that the Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctica will make to global sea level. Support teams will now begin their work to get field camps and supply depots set up and ready for the arrival of science teams, which will include researchers from Northumbria University, Newcastle.
Press releases • Nov 15, 2018 10:33 GMT
A champion for Northern voices and underrepresented groups, a key element in the North East creative economy, and a talent pipeline for the UK publishing industry. This is the verdict of Professor Katy Shaw’s new research into the value and impact of the Northern Writers Awards (NWAs) – the UK’s largest literary awards of their kind in the country.
Press releases • Nov 14, 2018 14:32 GMT
Mathematics courses delivered by Northumbria University, Newcastle have been verified as meeting the very highest standards.
Press releases • Nov 12, 2018 16:51 GMT
Rising global sea levels may actually be beneficial to the long-term future of coral reef islands, such as the Maldives, according to new research published in Geophysical Research Letters.
Growing up in conflict – project explores experiences of young people in Occupied Palestinian Territories
Press releases • Nov 08, 2018 10:31 GMT
The experiences of young people growing up amid conflict and crisis will be explored during a new project between Northumbria University, in Newcastle and An-Najah University in the Occupied Palestine Territories.
Press releases • Nov 07, 2018 10:22 GMT
Three-quarters of prisoners struggling to sleep have reported major improvements to their sleep and wellbeing after receiving cognitive behavioural therapy to treat their insomnia.
Press releases • Nov 01, 2018 12:18 GMT
A US-based entrepreneur and start-up investor has returned to Northumbria almost 30 years after studying at the University, to meet current students and share his experiences in business.
Press releases • Oct 29, 2018 10:53 GMT
The Autumn edition of Northumbria University News is here. Packed with the latest news, features and interviews, Northumbria University News is the perfect way to ‘read all about’ the exciting developments taking place across the University.