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Supporting the next generation of Graphic Designers at Northumbria

Supporting the next generation of Graphic Designers at Northumbria

Press releases   •   Jun 07, 2021 09:20 BST

Aspiring Graphic Design students at Northumbria University will have the opportunity to enhance their learning experience, through the new Vaughan Oliver Scholarships, launching in September 2021.

Graduate Fashion Week shortlisting success for Northumbria students

Graduate Fashion Week shortlisting success for Northumbria students

Press releases   •   Jun 04, 2021 08:00 BST

Students from Northumbria University's three Fashion programmes have impressed the judges at this year’s Graduate Fashion Foundation awards, with 15 students shortlisted an impressive 23 times across 14 different categories.

Mark of Excellence for Northumbria

Mark of Excellence for Northumbria

Press releases   •   Jun 02, 2021 09:05 BST

North East universities vow to help region bounce back stronger from Covid-19

North East universities vow to help region bounce back stronger from Covid-19

Press releases   •   May 27, 2021 17:37 BST

Universities, employers, and local leaders in the North East will be working together to create thousands of local jobs as the recovery from the pandemic gathers pace.

Northumbria students are tackling period poverty in the North East

Northumbria students are tackling period poverty in the North East

Press releases   •   May 27, 2021 14:58 BST

Led by Enactus Northumbria, social enterprise team, The Hygienies, are supporting women in the region with issues surrounding menstrual health, hygiene and education - an issue which is prevalent across the UK.

‘Languageless’ public health messaging to fight the pandemic

‘Languageless’ public health messaging to fight the pandemic

Press releases   •   May 27, 2021 11:32 BST

Academics from Northumbria University, Newcastle, have developed public health messaging materials with a difference to overcome communication challenges in Guatemala.

Research project results in new national cycle route

Research project results in new national cycle route

Press releases   •   May 26, 2021 11:48 BST

A Northumbria University academic has designed a 2,000-mile cycle route linking all 42 of England’s cathedrals as part of a PhD project researching how historic places of worship can establish sustainable futures.

New research to provide safer and more accurate space weather predictions

New research to provide safer and more accurate space weather predictions

Press releases   •   May 25, 2021 08:11 BST

A team of space weather experts from Northumbria University has been awarded more than £400,000 to explore how to better predict the conditions in near-Earth space.

Supporting a diverse future for engineering

Supporting a diverse future for engineering

Press releases   •   May 24, 2021 10:57 BST

Northumbria University’s NUSTEM initiative is supporting global engineering companies, including Airbus, BP and Nissan, to develop the engineering workforce of the future by engaging more effectively with young people from diverse backgrounds.

Lessons learned in the data-driven response to the Covid-19 pandemic