Press releases • Oct 30, 2015 10:28 GMT
A Northumbria University sports student has been awarded a prestigious national award from the England and Wales Cricketing Board this month.
Press releases • Oct 29, 2015 11:19 GMT
A Northumbria University student has been appointed to the Royal College of Nursing’s national Students’ Committee.
Press releases • Oct 28, 2015 14:52 GMT
The Chief Nursing Officer for England has visited Northumbria University to meet with nursing students and lecturers and discuss the opportunities for nursing in the future.
Press releases • Oct 12, 2015 12:47 BST
Scientists at Northumbria University, Newcastle, are working with one of the world’s largest consumer healthcare companies to test the performance of elite athletes such as Olympic diver Tom Daley. One of these projects is examining the use of protein in exercise recovery and the other is aimed at improving our understanding of the brain’s influence in decision making.
Press releases • Oct 09, 2015 15:08 BST
Nursing students from Northumbria University are working to raise awareness of mental health issues in advance of World Mental Health Day on Saturday (10 October).
Press releases • Oct 09, 2015 14:33 BST
Northumbria University students have had the opportunity of a lifetime after being invited to train alongside the Tongan Rugby World Cup team.
Press releases • Oct 01, 2015 12:34 BST
A Northumbria student is celebrating stratospheric success after receiving industry recognition for his work in helping combat astronauts’ back pain when they return home from space.
Press releases • Oct 01, 2015 11:10 BST
“This city is what it is because our citizens are what they are”, or so the philosopher Plato once said. But what does it mean to be a citizen? And how have Newcastle’s citizens shaped our city through the ages?
Press releases • Sep 21, 2015 09:32 BST
Life expectancy across the world is growing, but the number of those extra years in which we’re healthy is not rising at the same rate.
Press releases • Sep 18, 2015 11:49 BST
Research by a Northumbria academic could have a significant impact on the teaching of chemistry after he developed a radical new interpretation of a 99-year-old rule featured in all standard textbooks.
Press releases • Sep 14, 2015 15:38 BST
In the very first line of Legend, the new Kray twins film starring Tom Hardy (and Tom Hardy), we hear that everyone in the East End has a story about the Krays and that therefore separating the truth from the lies is rarely straightforward.
Press releases • Sep 11, 2015 11:47 BST
Smoking is the number one cause of death in the UK – which has also seen an increase in deaths due to alcohol use – according to a new global study published today in The Lancet (Friday 11 September).
Press releases • Aug 27, 2015 16:24 BST
Northumbria University’s new student sports president has returned from a six-week trip to Africa inspired to get more students involved in sport at every level.
Press releases • Jul 31, 2015 11:20 BST
Staff from Northumbria University have attended the first ever conference discussing how to develop sport in Zambia this week.
Press releases • Jul 31, 2015 11:10 BST
Michael Jopling, Professor in Education, Department of Education and Lifelong Learning, Northumbria University, comments on the risk of extremism in school children for The Conversation.
Press releases • Jul 30, 2015 16:58 BST
A Northumbria University lecturer has been jointly awarded the prestigious Advancing Healthcare award for his work to improve access to health services for people with learning disabilities.
Press releases • Jul 30, 2015 16:56 BST
Goalkeeper Alice Harkness has hit the back of the net after graduating from Northumbria University, Newcastle, with first class honours.