EXPERT COMMENT: Rural pubs really do make countryside communities happier – but they are closing at an alarming rate
Press Releases • Feb 14, 2017 17:06 GMT
Ignazio Cabras, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Regional Economic Development at Northumbria University, discusses findings of his recent study into the impact of pubs on communities.
Press Releases • Feb 14, 2017 09:52 GMT
A partnership where medical students from across the world study the first year of their medical degree in the UK is celebrating its 10th anniversary.
Press Releases • Feb 10, 2017 10:42 GMT
The role of nature and the environment in future planning and housing developments will be the focus of a free lecture taking place at Northumbria University on Tuesday 14 February.
Press Releases • Feb 09, 2017 16:28 GMT
Businesses are being invited to an event at Northumbria University to find out more about degree apprenticeships – the government-backed qualifications which allows students to gain a degree while working and earning at the same time.
Press Releases • Feb 09, 2017 13:44 GMT
A national research trial has been launched to see if patients can benefit from a structured exercise programme before and after major abdominal surgery for colorectal cancer, also known as bowel cancer.
Press Releases • Feb 03, 2017 16:51 GMT
Northumbria University lecturer Susan Bickerton has been named a Companion of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
Press Releases • Feb 02, 2017 16:30 GMT
A Northumberland business has landed the largest contract in its history following a successful partnership project with Northumbria University which led to the creation of a new type of ink.
Press Releases • Feb 02, 2017 12:05 GMT
Researchers from the European Forensic Genetics Network of Excellence (EUROFORGEN), including Northumbria University, have called for the truth about what DNA can and can’t tell us in criminal investigations and in court to be made clearer.
Press Releases • Feb 02, 2017 09:52 GMT
Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow in Ecology at Northumbria, writes about the truth behind Groundhog Day for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Feb 01, 2017 14:28 GMT
Northumbria University’s Student Law Office has won a national award in recognition of its work providing students with an excellent professional education through a project which offers free legal services to the public.
Press Releases • Jan 27, 2017 15:15 GMT
A steam-punk rhinoceros, secret drawings of a Lambton Worm-powered Turbinia and a corset based on a parasol – all fantastical reimaginings of Victorian history and part of a unique exhibition capturing the imagination of visitors to Newcastle’s Discovery Museum.
Press Releases • Jan 25, 2017 14:40 GMT
A leading academic at Northumbria University, Newcastle has been appointed President of the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
Press Releases • Jan 24, 2017 11:26 GMT
A History graduate is using his internship in the House of Commons to help raise awareness of Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.
Press Releases • Jan 23, 2017 13:51 GMT
The UK Information Commissioner is to talk in the North East for the first time as the keynote speaker at a Northumbria conference looking at how records and archives are managed.
Press Releases • Jan 20, 2017 14:40 GMT
Angela MacFarlane, Senior Lecturer in Law at Northumbria University, writes about the different angles that need to be considered following disabled man's court case win against a bus company.
Press Releases • Jan 20, 2017 14:30 GMT
Academics from Northumbria University have joined forces with international colleagues to host a free event which will look at how we engage in the act of remembrance.