EXPERT COMMENT: Grenfell Tower: criminal charges delayed, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be justice
Press releases • Mar 15, 2019 10:43 GMT
Victoria Elizabeth Roper, Senior Lecturer in Law at Northumbria University, discusses the delay in launching prosecutions in relation to the Grenfell tragedy.
Press releases • Mar 11, 2019 11:23 GMT
Examining laws designed to protect vulnerable people from exploitation and grooming was the focus of a special international research event led by leading academics and practitioners at Northumbria University.
Press releases • Mar 08, 2019 15:24 GMT
Business employers visited Northumbria University, Newcastle, recently to hear how degree and higher apprenticeships can strengthen their recruitment strategies.
Press releases • Mar 07, 2019 15:39 GMT
Outstanding staff and inspirational students from Northumbria University have been shortlisted for four prestigious national awards by the Student Nursing Times.
Press releases • Mar 05, 2019 15:36 GMT
Applications for one of the UK’s most generous art prizes are now open, with three prizes worth a total of £40,000 on offer to undergraduate artists studying in the UK.
Press releases • Feb 27, 2019 15:14 GMT
A student at Northumbria University has launched his first business with a social mission to help raise awareness of ocean pollution and save marine life.
Press releases • Feb 22, 2019 16:07 GMT
David Brown, Senior Lecturer and Tom Mordue, Professor of Tourism at Northumbria University, discuss why "munro-bagging" is becoming more popular.
EXPERT COMMENT: Making cities more walkable by understanding how other people influence our journeys
Press releases • Feb 20, 2019 11:29 GMT
Ruth Dalton, Professor of Building Usability and Visualisation at Northumbria University, Newcastle, writes about how urban spaces can be designed to be better for walkers if planners understand 'social wayfinding' - or how other people can influence where we choose to walk.
Press releases • Feb 15, 2019 15:42 GMT
Fourteen engineering students from Northumbria University, Newcastle, have enjoyed a VIP behind-the-scenes visit to Gatwick Airport to learn how Britain’s second largest airport operates. The visit was arranged by Stewart Wingate, the Chief Executive Officer of Gatwick, who graduated from Northumbria in 1994 and continues to support his alma mater.
Press releases • Feb 13, 2019 12:25 GMT
Mould, mildew and damp cause misery for thousands of people in homes across the UK, and cost housing associations, landlords and homeowners millions of pounds a year in repairs.
Press releases • Feb 12, 2019 10:09 GMT
Northumbria University and Northumbria Police have joined forces in an exciting partnership to help educate the next generation of officers.
Press releases • Feb 08, 2019 16:09 GMT
Selina Jeanne Sutton, PhD Researcher at Northumbria University, explores the latest emoji list released this year, and the social and cultural impact of their usage.
Press releases • Feb 07, 2019 13:56 GMT
New research undertaken at Northumbria University shows that the Sun’s magnetic waves behave differently than currently believed. Their findings have been reported in the latest edition of the prominent journal, Nature Astronomy.
EXPERT COMMENT: Ponds can absorb more carbon than woodland – here’s how they can fight climate change in your garden
Press releases • Feb 04, 2019 18:18 GMT
Mike Jeffries, Associate Professor in Ecology, discusses how ponds are more than just a decorative garden piece and how they could be a good tool in helping combat climate change.
Press releases • Feb 04, 2019 14:14 GMT
Students and staff from Northumbria’s flagship Architecture programmes are starting to move in to their new, purpose-built studios.
Press releases • Feb 04, 2019 10:16 GMT
The North East’s reputation for renewable energy research has received a major boost, with confirmation that the UK’s next generation of doctoral researchers in this field will train in the region.
Press releases • Jan 30, 2019 16:09 GMT
Northumbria University is delighted to be working with UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), colleagues around the world, and global organisations on interdisciplinary research into key global challenges.
Press releases • Jan 30, 2019 09:55 GMT
Hospital staff are set to benefit from a new study that aims to help them manage the tiredness and fatigue they experience when working night shifts.
Press releases • Jan 29, 2019 16:19 GMT
Delegates from around the world descended on Northumbria’s campus last week for a prestigious two-day conference on Police Ethnography.