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Sport to promote economic and social development in Zambia

Sport to promote economic and social development in Zambia

Press releases   •   Dec 05, 2019 12:15 GMT

A cohort of five students and staff from Northumbria University will visit Zambia next summer to take part in the Volunteer Zambia programme, an initiative that Northumbria has played a significant role in over the last 15 years.

Survey set to reveal impact of settled status process on EU citizens in the UK

Survey set to reveal impact of settled status process on EU citizens in the UK

Press releases   •   Dec 04, 2019 11:07 GMT

The process that EU, EEA and Swiss citizens living in the UK have to go through to apply for ‘settled status’ and the impact this is having on them will be uncovered following the launch of a new online survey.

Building industry links through engineering partnership

Building industry links through engineering partnership

Press releases   •   Dec 03, 2019 10:35 GMT

Northumbria University has become an academic partner of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), the UK’s leading civil engineering professional body.

Law student essay has the write stuff

Law student essay has the write stuff

Press releases   •   Dec 02, 2019 11:01 GMT

An essay-writing competition run by Newcastle Law Society has been won by a Northumbria student with a moving and personal account of how a solicitor helped her family.

First evidence that Antarctica's thinning ice shelves are causing more ice to move from the land into the sea

First evidence that Antarctica's thinning ice shelves are causing more ice to move from the land into the sea

Press releases   •   Dec 02, 2019 08:00 GMT

Researchers have produced the first physics-based quantifiable evidence that thinning ice shelves in Antarctica are causing more ice to flow from the land into the ocean. Their findings have been published in Geophysical Research Letters.

Pioneering law clinic wins Green Gown Award

Pioneering law clinic wins Green Gown Award

Press releases   •   Nov 28, 2019 13:47 GMT

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has won a highly prestigious Green Gown Award UK & Ireland for the transformational work of its Student Law Office.

Northumbria University Animation expert brings imagination of children to life

Northumbria University Animation expert brings imagination of children to life

Press releases   •   Nov 27, 2019 08:53 GMT

An animation expert from Northumbria University is helping young people across the North East bring their inventions to life – with the aim of tackling climate change.

Secrets of Lucretia painting closer to being revealed

Secrets of Lucretia painting closer to being revealed

Press releases   •   Nov 26, 2019 09:58 GMT

The mystery of who painted a centuries-old artwork, and when, is closer to being revealed thanks to the work of art conservation and forensic science experts from Northumbria University, in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Students through to cyber-crime competition final

Students through to cyber-crime competition final

Press releases   •   Nov 25, 2019 15:10 GMT

A team of Northumbria University Computing students have qualified to compete in the Cyber Crime Cup 2019 final today, which is organised by British Computer Society.

Business Schools bring international conference to Newcastle

Business Schools bring international conference to Newcastle

Press releases   •   Nov 25, 2019 10:38 GMT

Northumbria and Newcastle University Business Schools have jointly hosted a major international conference on entrepreneurial leadership.