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Students help sustainable fashion business break into US market

Students help sustainable fashion business break into US market

Press releases   •   Jul 31, 2019 10:18 BST

A consultancy project led by a team of students from Northumbria University, Newcastle, is helping a growing fashion business expand into new markets in the USA.

Top title for Northumbria graduate at Midlands fashion design awards

Top title for Northumbria graduate at Midlands fashion design awards

Press releases   •   Nov 10, 2017 14:34 GMT

Northumbria University Fashion Design graduate Harriet Eccleston has been crowned Young Designer of the Year at the 10th annual Midlands Fashion Awards.

 EXPERT COMMENT: Why decisions on emoji design should be made more inclusive

EXPERT COMMENT: Why decisions on emoji design should be made more inclusive

Press releases   •   Jul 17, 2017 13:14 BST

Selina Sutton, PhD student at Northumbria University, writes about the complex issues surrounding emoji design in the modern society.

 World-class craftsmanship meets catwalk glamour at the Newcastle Fashion Show

World-class craftsmanship meets catwalk glamour at the Newcastle Fashion Show

Press releases   •   May 19, 2017 14:02 BST

The next generation of fashion designers presented their collections at Northumbria University’s annual fashion show this week.

Paralympic medal-winning heroes celebrated at Northumbria University

Paralympic medal-winning heroes celebrated at Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Feb 24, 2017 11:02 GMT

Northumbria University has raised tens of thousands of pounds to support continued excellence in disability sport after four of its students brought home six medals from the Paralympic Games in Rio.

 EXPERT COMMENT: Rural pubs really do make countryside communities happier – but they are closing at an alarming rate

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.

EXPERT COMMENT: Always forget to keep your New Year’s resolutions? Smoking and drinking could be why

EXPERT COMMENT: Always forget to keep your New Year’s resolutions? Smoking and drinking could be why

Press releases   •   Jan 03, 2017 10:48 GMT

Anna-Marie Marshall, Colin Hamilton and Tom Heffernan from Department of Psychology at Northumbria University, write about the damage of excessive alcohol use and smoking on prospective memory.

EXPERT COMMENT: Why Ed Balls deserved the Strictly glitterball

EXPERT COMMENT: Why Ed Balls deserved the Strictly glitterball

Press releases   •   Dec 19, 2016 11:41 GMT

Mary Irwin, Senior Lecturer in Media at Northumbria University, writes about one of Britain's most loved TV shows 'Strictly Come Dancing' climax.

 EXPERT COMMENT: Rogue One: a new front in long battle over the Star Wars brand
EXPERT COMMENT: The captivating “personalities” of the animal stars in I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!

EXPERT COMMENT: The captivating “personalities” of the animal stars in I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!

Press releases   •   Dec 06, 2016 14:33 GMT

Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow in Ecology at Northumbria University, writes about the experiences of invertebrates participating in TV reality show 'I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here'.