Press releases • Jan 13, 2017 16:11 GMT
A leading academic at Northumbria University, Newcastle has received a prestigious award for her pioneering work into school breakfast clubs and holiday hunger.
Press releases • Jan 11, 2017 11:46 GMT
Students who have been offered places on postgraduate courses at Northumbria University are being encouraged to apply for one of 50 scholarships currently available.
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.
Press releases • Dec 23, 2016 14:40 GMT
People who have been referred to exercise referral schemes who smoke, are younger* and have more serious and complex health conditions are more likely to drop out before completing the scheme according to pioneering research carried out by Northumbria University, Newcastle.
Press releases • Nov 30, 2016 14:32 GMT
A £4m project which will unlock the potential of the North East’s creative, digital and IT (CDIT) sector will be officially launched tomorrow.
EXPERT COMMENT: Argument over funding HIV PrEP drug reveals prejudice about the reality of some gay sex
Press releases • Nov 15, 2016 13:03 GMT
Alexander Maine, PhD candidate and a lecturer in Law at Northumbria University discusses preventative HIV drug PrEP and its availability.
Press releases • Nov 11, 2016 13:57 GMT
Christina Dodds, PhD researcher at Northumbria, writes about female members of the armed forces this Armistice Day for The Conversation.
Press releases • Nov 07, 2016 16:59 GMT
A new exhibition on Steampunk and Neo-Victorian culture, entitled Fabricating Histories, opens this November. It explores the ways in which we can think about, and challenge, the legacy of history. Northumbria’s Dr Claire Nally, co-curator of the exhibition at the Discovery Museum (Tyne & Wears Archives and Museums) in Newcastle, explains what steampunk is, and why it might be important…
Press releases • Oct 28, 2016 16:07 BST
Food Matters Live is a vast cross-sector networking event bringing together over 600 organisations and leading professionals in a range of fields spanning from retail to nutrition and manufacturing to healthcare.
Press releases • Oct 25, 2016 15:20 BST
Scientists at Northumbria University, Newcastle, are working with Channel 4 on a documentary examining the latest in fitness trends.
Press releases • Sep 28, 2016 15:13 BST
Members of the World Association for Sport Management have elected a Northumbria University academic to become its Vice-President.
Press releases • Sep 20, 2016 14:01 BST
Researchers from Northumbria University are looking for volunteers to take part in studies looking at the effects of a compound found in grapes and red wine which may boost mental functions.
Press releases • Sep 02, 2016 11:29 BST
Northumbria University, Newcastle, has been rated among the world’s top 50 institutions in an academic report measuring the impact of research into business ethics.
Press releases • Aug 22, 2016 11:01 BST
Fresh understanding of West Antarctica has revealed how the region’s ice sheet could become unstable in a warming world.
Press releases • Aug 01, 2016 14:36 BST
Glyn Howatson, Professor of Human & Applied Physiology at Northumbria, along with Angus Hunter, Reader in Exercise Physiology and Lee Hamilton, Lecturer in Sport, Health and Exercise Science at the University of Stirling, writes about weight training for The Conversation.
Press releases • Jul 22, 2016 10:47 BST
Jason Ellis, Professor of Sleep Science and Director of the Northumbria Centre for Sleep Research, writes about hypnic jerks for The Conversation.
Press releases • May 05, 2016 13:44 BST
Karen Keane, Lecturer in the Department of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation at Northumbria University, discusses the effects of cherry juice on high blood pressure for The Conversation.
Press releases • May 05, 2016 09:36 BST
Drinking tart Montmorency cherry juice significantly reduces high blood pressure at a level comparable to that achieved by medication, according to new research from Northumbria University, Newcastle.
Press releases • May 04, 2016 10:26 BST
Sea Hero Quest is an innovative new mobile game specifically designed to create the world’s largest crowd sourced data set to benchmark human spatial navigation.