Press releases • Aug 16, 2019 11:25 BST
A major research project led by Northumbria University to improve recruitment and career prospects for young people and boost business performance, has held an international networking conference in Northumberland.
Press releases • Aug 14, 2019 10:09 BST
Northumbria academics have led a roundtable discussion at the House of Commons on the potential impact of Brexit and the future of the Northern Powerhouse.
Press releases • Aug 13, 2019 12:06 BST
The lack of Northern voices within the UK publishing industry will be the focus of a debate taking place at the Edinburgh International Book Festival this month, chaired by Northumbria’s Professor Katy Shaw.
Press releases • Aug 06, 2019 10:19 BST
With just a week to go before A-level results are released, more than half of parents – including those who themselves have studied at university – have not heard of Clearing and Adjustment, according to new research.
Press releases • Aug 05, 2019 15:00 BST
Newcastle United Foundation and Northumbria University have announced a partnership that will boost women’s football in the city.
EXPERT COMMENT: Stop that car, and plan cities around bikes to make cycling a real option for more women
Press releases • Aug 05, 2019 11:49 BST
Planners design the infrastructure of cities for cars, not bikes. This needs to change to make cycling a more viable option for more people, says Katja Leyendecker, writing for The Conversation.
Press releases • Aug 02, 2019 15:35 BST
In light of a new study that argues YouTube is not only promoting climate denial content, but allowing deniers to hijack scientific terms, Dr Santosh Vijaykumar, Vice Chancellor's Senior Research Fellow in Digital Health at Northumbria, discusses the role of social media in spreading conspiracy theories.
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.
Press releases • Jul 30, 2019 10:20 BST
A network of professionals working in early years education in Northumberland has been shortlisted for a national award
Press releases • Jul 29, 2019 17:00 BST
A Northumbria graduate’s innovative proposals for an intergenerational living scheme for older people have won a second prestigious national design award.
EXPERT COMMENT: Sexual harassment is a real problem in the armed forces – and offences are not being ‘properly recorded’
Press releases • Jul 24, 2019 16:26 BST
Christina Dodds, PhD researcher and Graduate Tutor at Northumbria, discusses the recent MoD report on inappropriate behaviours.
Press releases • Jul 22, 2019 16:58 BST
The international news channel Bloomberg is broadcasting stunning footage of Antarctica’s landscape captured by a Northumbria University academic who was undertaking research on the continent.
EXPERT COMMENT: My book Tell it to the Bees was made into a film – but they changed the ending for a straight audience
Press releases • Jul 22, 2019 12:26 BST
Fiona Shaw, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at Northumbria University discusses film adaptations of novels and the film ending of her own book, Tell it to the Bees.
Press releases • Jul 18, 2019 10:23 BST
A long-standing partnership between Northumbria University and the London School of Public Relations (LSPR) in Jakarta has resulted in the creation of more than 2,000 short films.
Press releases • Jul 17, 2019 14:07 BST
Graduating student Joel Tate has been presented with the Best Dissertation in Business Ethics prize for his work highlighting growing consumer pressure to end plastic pollution.
Press releases • Jul 17, 2019 10:08 BST
The 2019 winner of one of the UK’s most generous art prizes has been announced during a ceremony at Northumbria University.
Press releases • Jul 16, 2019 16:41 BST
Northumbria University is among a team of experts in the region who are leading a national project to address health inequalities in the country and the prevention of poor health.