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Tell us where your treasures hide and become a mini master-mapmaker

Tell us where your treasures hide and become a mini master-mapmaker

Press Releases   •   Jul 20, 2018 12:10 BST

Youngsters are being invited to make their own creative maps of the North this summer, featuring the places that mean the most to them.

EXPERT COMMENT:  To reduce stress and anxiety, write your happy thoughts down

EXPERT COMMENT: To reduce stress and anxiety, write your happy thoughts down

Press Releases   •   Jul 16, 2018 13:43 BST

Associate Professor of Psychology, Michael Smith, discusses how to reduce stress and anxiety for The Conversation.

Good business boosted on Graduation Day

Good business boosted on Graduation Day

Press Releases   •   Jul 16, 2018 11:24 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement with the North East Initiative on Business Ethics (NIBE).

Warhol, Hirst, and Picasso come to Northumbria

Warhol, Hirst, and Picasso come to Northumbria

Press Releases   •   Jul 11, 2018 11:24 BST

The University Gallery has reopened at Northumbria’s City Campus with a special event, which saw the unveiling of the new Woon Gallery of Asian Art and the announcement of this year’s Woon Art Prize winner.

Will NASA’s solar images reveal the secrets of the Sun?

Will NASA’s solar images reveal the secrets of the Sun?

Press Releases   •   Jul 06, 2018 12:27 BST

Solar physicists at Northumbria University, Newcastle are poring over brand new images of the atmosphere of the Sun taken by NASA on a recent missile launch.

Northumbria University hosts international conference on Medicine, Science and Justice

Northumbria University hosts international conference on Medicine, Science and Justice

Press Releases   •   Jul 03, 2018 15:15 BST

Northumbria University recently welcomed a group of leading academics and professionals to Newcastle for an international seminar demonstrating the contribution of science and medicine to complex cases and problems in the justice system internationally.

Study examines the impact of thawing frozen carbon on the Arctic Ocean

Study examines the impact of thawing frozen carbon on the Arctic Ocean

Press Releases   •   Jul 03, 2018 12:29 BST

​A major investigation into the impact of thawing permafrost and the subsequent release of frozen carbon on coastlines in the Siberian Arctic has been announced today (Tuesday 3 July).

Northumbria academic brings new play to the North East stage

Northumbria academic brings new play to the North East stage

Press Releases   •   Jun 25, 2018 13:46 BST

It is 1666 and the plague has arrived in a small, isolated Derbyshire village. As hope and humanity battle against despair and superstition, we follow the story through the eyes of housemaid Anna Frith, played by actor, writer and Northumbria Associate Professor Jane Arnfield.

The UK’s greatest event of 2018 is here

The UK’s greatest event of 2018 is here

Press Releases   •   Jun 22, 2018 09:55 BST

If you thought the Royal Wedding was big then you haven’t seen anything yet! The Great Exhibition of the North launches at 1pm today, Friday 22 June – and Northumbria University is at the heart of the action.

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.