BAFTA nomination for virtual reality game that helps dementia research

BAFTA nomination for virtual reality game that helps dementia research

Press releases   •   Apr 12, 2018 09:55 BST

An innovative virtual reality game co-designed by an architect at Northumbria University which aims to help the fight against dementia has been shortlisted for a BAFTA award.

Northumbria and BIM Academy win hat trick of awards

Northumbria and BIM Academy win hat trick of awards

Press releases   •   Oct 04, 2016 14:56 BST

​Academics from Northumbria University, in partnership with the BIM (Building Information Modelling) Academy, have been celebrating a triple award win.

High blood pressure lowers significantly after drinking tart Montmorency cherry juice

High blood pressure lowers significantly after drinking tart Montmorency cherry juice

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.

COMMENT: Want to build better computer games? Call an architect

COMMENT: Want to build better computer games? Call an architect

Press releases   •   May 09, 2016 10:16 BST

​Ruth Dalton, Professor of Building Usability and Visualisation at Northumbria University, discusses building better computer games for The Conversation.

Northumbria opens its doors for potential students

Northumbria opens its doors for potential students

Press releases   •   Sep 23, 2016 13:49 BST

People interested in finding out more about studying at university are warmly welcomed to Northumbria University’s latest Open Day, which is being held tomorrow (Saturday 24 September).