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Third time lucky for Dr Appleby?


The Head of Mechanical Engineering at Newcastle University, Dr John Appleby, is set to stand for the third time as a Liberal Democrat prospective Parliamentary candidate (PPC), in...

Equipment sharing database launched in Northern England


A new equipment sharing database has been created to promote connectivity, efficiency and the sharing of publicly funded research assets, amongst eight of the North of England’s...

Beware: your VISA can be hacked in seconds


A team of computer scientists from Newcastle University have found that card fraudsters can hack Visa debit or credit cards, in just six seconds....

Capital gains for Newcastle’s London students


Newcastle University’s London campus held its first ever graduation ceremony last week, as International Business Management students were awarded their master degrees....

City University students put freedom of speech to the sword


Students at City University, London, have voted to pass a motion to ban three right-of-centre national newspapers, from its campus. The prohibited publications on the City...

Modi-vation for Indian student visas


The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has highlighted his desire for Indian students to have ‘greater mobility’, in order to study at British Universities....