Press releases • Mar 25, 2019 09:12 GMT
Cities of the future could be better able to withstand multiple hazards such as floods, earthquakes or landslides, thanks to a £20 million initiative, of which Northumbria University is a key partner.
Press releases • Mar 22, 2019 14:42 GMT
Northumbria academic Professor Yu Xiong has led an international forum exploring how innovations in Blockchain technology can foster links between UK and the Chinese businesses, and new opportunities for collaboration.
Press releases • Mar 22, 2019 10:46 GMT
Kevin Muldoon-Smith, Lecturer in Built Environment Adaptation and Investment at Northumbria University discusses the possible consequences and potential in regards to reforming the business rates system.
Press releases • Mar 21, 2019 12:15 GMT
The Student Law Office at Northumbria University has launched a new project in partnership with Citizens Advice Newcastle which will see law students working with the charity to increase access to legal advice in the city.
Press releases • Mar 19, 2019 14:32 GMT
Northumbria University has won a prestigious national volunteering award after its students were recognised for their work in driving a positive change in society.
EXPERT COMMENT: Bloody Sunday: as former British soldier faces murder charges, Northern Ireland still divided by legacy of violence
Press releases • Mar 18, 2019 15:27 GMT
Connal Parr, Lecturer in Humanities at Northumbria University discusses Bloody Sunday and the charges faced because of this day.
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.