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It Happens Here recognised in Equality and Diversity Awards

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On the 18th January the University held its annual Celebrating Success in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Awards. The ceremony was held in the Courtyard, with Vice Chancellor...

£3m funding to change our health for the better

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A company that span out from Newcastle University has secured £3 million funding. Changing Health is a digital platform designed to help people live healthier lives. Professor...

Newcastle University leads global humanitarian research hubs

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Newcastle University is demonstrating its commitment to providing a safer and more prosperous future as two experts set plans to lead two of the twelve UK Research and Innovation...

Yoga to alleviate stress offered by the SU

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Free weekly yoga sessions are being offered to Newcastle University students in an effort to ease stress levels and move towards better student wellbeing. The sessions are offered...

#StopBlamingMen: Poster on campus promoting consent gets vandalised

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A poster by Newcastle University society It Happens Here placed around campus to generate “awareness about the issue of consent” was vandalized after only one day of being put...

Newcastle University collaborates internationally for pop up well- being event.

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On the 5th of December Newcastle University collaborated with eight other Universities across six countries for raising awareness about good health and well-being. This year the...

The reality of climate change: discussed at Newcastle University

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Tuesday the 4th December saw the first of the insight advent lectures titled The reality of climate change: increasing extreme weather hazards, given by Professor Hayley J. Fowler...

Fem Soc event discusses gender bias in scientific spaces

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On Wednesday 28 November, Newcastle University Feminist Society conducted a talk about intersectionality in scientific spaces. According to Feminist Society’s official Facebook...

The Courier talks to Stand Up To Racism

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On the fourth of December, Newcastle University’s Stand Up To Racism Society hosted their first societal event: a film showing of “Calais Children: A Case To Answer” in the...

It Happens Here presents discussion on toxic masculinity

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Are you gonna do anything about it? Come on,” asks Dr Clifton Evers, talking about people who write about “toxic masculinity”, meaning the harmful aspects of being a man,...