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Newcastle University ranked top in the UK for climate action

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A university ranking organisation has rated Newcastle University seventh globally for “climate action” and top for the United Kingdom. Times Higher Education (THE) has...

Gender pay gap evident on university campuses

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According to new figures calculated by the BBC, 9 out of 10 UK universities have an above average gender pay gap. Last week, all public sector bodies with over 250 employees were...

Technology and big data AIding campus life

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Artificial Intelligence (AI), smart tech and big data were all once buzzwords thrown into scripts to spice up otherwise uninspired science fiction films; now, though, they may be...

February sunshine-A blessing or curse?

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A few days ago I was rummaging through my wardrobe to find my summer clothes when it hit me: it was the middle of February and I was searching for skimpy clothes that would...

Black students verbally abused outside Manor Bank accommodation

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A group of black Newcastle University students have been subject to racist abuse in an incident at Manor Bank accommodation. On Wednesday 27 February a group of Newcastle students...

Game of Thrones season 8 set to be an action-packed ride

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Lucy Lillystone previews the exciting 8th series of Game of Thrones....

Newcastle poverty shows North-South health divide

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Speaking at the Gateshead Council’s Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Professor of Urban Design for Health Tim Townshend argued that there are location-related...

Understanding Islamophobia and what it takes to hate

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On 12th February, the Insights Lecture series continued with a talk from Professor Peter Hopkins, entitled “Understanding Islamophobia”. With the rise of the far-right and...

(NCL) Spark your dream career

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NCL Spark has been launched to provide current students with the opportunity to contact alumni from around the world to seek careers advice and mentoring. A collaboration between...

Valentino to Valentine

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Phoebe Eyles spreads the love with all the best tips and tops for your date this Valentines... ...