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University tries hand at prosthetics
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University tries hand at prosthetics

May 15th, 2017 | by Errol Kerr
Newcastle University is pioneering bionic technology, with their biomedical engineers trialling a new prosthetic hand, which could be revolutionary in regards to the capabilities of prostheses. Funding from the Engineering and...
Athletics and Cross-Country club celebrates successful year
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Athletics and Cross-Country club celebrates successful year

May 15th, 2017 | by Toby Bryant
As the end of University draws closer, it is time for the Student Union’s clubs and societies to celebrate their achievements throughout the year. The sudden increase in students wearing dinner suits in the town centre...
‘Stressed Out Students’ to help relieve exam stress
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‘Stressed Out Students’ to help relieve exam stress

May 15th, 2017 | by Laura Higgins
With the busy exam period looming before us once again, Newcastle University Student Union provides support to students on how to both prioritise deadlines and revision, and allocate time to relaxation in order to prevent stress...
Newcastle academics to present ‘Terrors of the Night’
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Newcastle academics to present ‘Terrors of the Night’

May 15th, 2017 | by Kotryna Kairyte
Terrors of the Night, an unsettling and disturbing exploration of nightmares by writer, poet and satirist Thomas Nashe, will be performed at the Globe Theatre in London next month. On Saturday, 20th of May, celebrating 450 years...
Newcastle University medical scientists recognised
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Newcastle University medical scientists recognised

May 15th, 2017 | by editor
Professors David Burn and Derek Mann are among 46 exceptional scientists elected to the prestigious Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences. The eminent researchers are being recognised for their biomedical and health work....
RAG society raises record amount
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RAG society raises record amount

May 8th, 2017 | by editor
Newcastle University Raising and Giving (RAG) Society has gone from strength to strength over the course of this year. £12,000 raised over the 2016/17 academic year RAG Week 2017 was the biggest and most successful week in the...
Equipment sharing database launched in Northern England
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Equipment sharing database launched in Northern England

May 8th, 2017 | by Liam Carson
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 largest universities. The N8 Equipment sharing...
New Business School Director appointed
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New Business School Director appointed

May 8th, 2017 | by Louise Hall
Professor Sharon Mavin has recently been appointed as the new Director of Newcastle University’s Business School. While currently the Director of the Business School at the University of Roehampton the Professor will be...
Student’s climb to the top in local charity project
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Student’s climb to the top in local charity project

May 8th, 2017 | by Yoana Cholteeva
Two Newcastle University students, Will Thompson and Oliver Grady have been using their passion for sport to incite positive change throughout the community. Through climbing activities they are helping to fundraise for two...
NUSU’s Media awards to celebrate creative students
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NUSU’s Media awards to celebrate creative students

May 8th, 2017 | by Ollie Burton
This next Thursday will see Venue host the eighth annual Student Media awards here at Newcastle University, to celebrate the accomplishments of students that volunteer their time and energy to produce entertaining and engaging...