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Fashion designers of the future offered an insiders’ view of the industry

Fashion designers of the future offered an insiders’ view of the industry

Press releases   •   Dec 06, 2018 12:24 GMT

Famous names from the UK’s fashion industry, including accomplished Northumbria University fashion graduates, will gather in the region this weekend to inspire the next generation of designers.

Growing up girl in the North East: Girl-Kind event 2018 gives platform for girls to voice their experiences

Growing up girl in the North East: Girl-Kind event 2018 gives platform for girls to voice their experiences

Press releases   •   Oct 02, 2018 11:10 BST

More than 120 schoolgirls from across the North East will be attending an annual event this weekend highlighting the diversity of girls’ experiences in the region and giving them a chance to let people know what they’re thinking.

Student talent REVEALed during exhibition

Student talent REVEALed during exhibition

Press releases   •   Jun 21, 2018 14:04 BST

A unique exhibition showcasing the creative talents of final year students from Northumbria University, Newcastle, has opened its doors to the public.

You say toe-mato, we say tomato

You say toe-mato, we say tomato

Press releases   •   Jun 18, 2018 13:05 BST

Have you ever felt like President Trump is speaking another language? This year’s linguistics conference at Northumbria will explore this very issue as guest speaker Lynne Murphy discusses the ‘special relationship’ between British and US English.

North East girls in the spotlight: Girl-Kind event explores growing up as a girl in the region

North East girls in the spotlight: Girl-Kind event explores growing up as a girl in the region

Press releases   •   Oct 06, 2017 14:53 BST

Girls and women in the North East are being invited to take part in a unique project exploring what it means to be female growing up in the region.

Historic discoveries lead to Northumbria academic curating Martin Luther King exhibition

Historic discoveries lead to Northumbria academic curating Martin Luther King exhibition

Press releases   •   Sep 07, 2017 10:00 BST

Martin Luther King’s handkerchief is one of the centrepieces of a new exhibition, curated by Northumbria University’s Professor in American Studies Brian Ward.

Northumbria project brings solar science to the lakeside

Northumbria project brings solar science to the lakeside

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2017 11:24 GMT

A unique Northumbria University project which combines science and art is to feature at a prestigious Cumbrian literary festival.

Holocaust survivors’ stories shared during remembrance symposium

Holocaust survivors’ stories shared during remembrance symposium

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.