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Is ‘based on a true story’ a film fib?

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Alec Wilson questions the validity of the 'based on a true story' claim....

Mad Men: an underrated great?

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Rebecca Johnson reminisces on her favourite show, which doesn't get enough attention...

From the archives: Adele slated, lecturer assaulted & pro-life meeting picketed

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Grace Dean looks through the archives to trace this week in Newcastle’s campus history...

Battle of the 20’s: 1920 vs 2020

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Cora Herbert compares student life a century ago to our experiences in the modern day...

Are humanities being undervalued?

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In light of Sunderland University closing its politics, history and modern languages departments, Rebecca Johnson explores whether humanities are being swept aside...

Newcastle University helps to save Hadrian’s Wall

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Harriet Middlewood writes about the Newcastle University archaeologists helping to save Hadrian's Wall. ...

From the archives: women come to Men’s Bar

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Grace Dean looks through the Courier archives to trace the more memorable moments of Newcastle’s history....

Why everybody should visit Auschwitz

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Alex Dunn reflects on a visit to the infamous concentration and extermination camp. ...

From the archives: Ricky opens, Philip visits and Sick Bay fights for life

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Ricky Road halls opened 47 years ago, costing just £4 a week....

Climate change could account for the fall of an Ancient Empire

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Carter Levy tells us how unpredictable weather conditions began causing chaoas and affecting our planet thousands of years ago...