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Northumbria University supports South East Asian film makers of the future

Northumbria University supports South East Asian film makers of the future

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.

War on plastic wins ethical business award for graduate

War on plastic wins ethical business award for graduate

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.

Woon Foundation Art and Sculpture Prize 2019 winner announced

Woon Foundation Art and Sculpture Prize 2019 winner announced

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.

Multi-million pound investment to improve region’s health

Multi-million pound investment to improve region’s health

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.

Top appointment for law academic

Top appointment for law academic

Press releases   •   Jul 16, 2019 08:56 BST

Northumbria Law School academic Paul McKeown has been appointed as President of the influential European Network for Clinical Legal Education (ENCLE).

Tackling global challenges at North East summit

Tackling global challenges at North East summit

Press releases   •   Jul 12, 2019 13:50 BST

International development experts from across the world gathered in Newcastle upon Tyne this week for the fourth annual Global Challenges Summit.

Prize-winning physicist honoured by Northumbria University

Prize-winning physicist honoured by Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Jul 10, 2019 11:44 BST

Respected physicist Professor Julia Yeomans has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science by Northumbria University, Newcastle.

EXPERT COMMENT: The insecurity of a new no-deal Brexit Prime Minister

EXPERT COMMENT: The insecurity of a new no-deal Brexit Prime Minister

Press releases   •   Jul 09, 2019 13:53 BST

The economic consequences of the UK leaving the European Union without a deal have received significant attention, but a no-deal Brexit would also have important security implications.

Lacoste Creative Director honoured by Northumbria University

Lacoste Creative Director honoured by Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Jul 09, 2019 09:54 BST

North East-born designer and Northumbria alumnus Louise Trotter has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Civil Law Degree by Northumbria University, Newcastle.

V&A Museum Director and Former Shadow Education Secretary honoured by Northumbria University

V&A Museum Director and Former Shadow Education Secretary honoured by Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Jul 08, 2019 10:42 BST

Historian and former Labour politician Dr Tristram Hunt, Director of London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Civil Law by Northumbria University, Newcastle.