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Careers Insights Programme takes London by storm
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Careers Insights Programme takes London by storm

March 20th, 2017 | by editor
Last week, Newcastle University Careers Service spent two days in London with students on the Careers Insights Programme. The scheme, which holds 32 places, came to an end on Friday after 5 months of insightful experience with...
Kaneez Shaid: be proud of who you are
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Kaneez Shaid: be proud of who you are

March 13th, 2017 | by Valentina Egorova
Kaneez Shaid, Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) and Chair of Trustees of Citizens UK, came to Newcastle to share her story and inspire others to tackle social injustice. “Continue to stand up against all forms of...
The Big Questions addressed tricky questions in Newcastle
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The Big Questions addressed tricky questions in Newcastle

March 13th, 2017 | by editor
The BBC’s Sunday morning ethics and faith debate programme, The Big Questions, came to Newcastle last week, offering both students and residents the chance to weigh in on important issues. The show was hosted from Northumbria...
Award-winning poet joins University’s English School
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Award-winning poet joins University’s English School

March 13th, 2017 | by Yoana Cholteeva
Sinéad Morrissey, a celebrated poet born in Northern Ireland, has just been appointed as a Professor of Creative Writing in the School of English Language, Literature and Linguistics at Newcastle University. Sinéad Morrissey...
University receives funding for infrastructure development
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University receives funding for infrastructure development

March 13th, 2017 | by editor
Newcastle University has been awarded funding to improve the resilience of the UK’s urban infrastructure while saving costs for the country. The University has become a member of the UK Collaboratorium for Research on Cities...
NUSU Dance Society presents ‘Can’t stop the feeling’
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NUSU Dance Society presents ‘Can’t stop the feeling’

March 13th, 2017 | by Charlotte Astley
On Friday 17th March, Newcastle University’s Dance Society is set to perform its 10th annual student-led production, Dancefest, at the Northern Stage Theatre. “Can’t Stop The Feeling” is presented in 3 performances...
Amnesty International Society celebrates IWD
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Amnesty International Society celebrates IWD

March 13th, 2017 | by editor
International Women’s Day (IWD), an annual event that’s been observed since the early 1900’s, was celebrated around the world on Wednesday 8th March. It is an annual celebration of the economic, political and social...
New Union officers announced
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New Union officers announced

March 13th, 2017 | by Jade Holroyd
On Friday 10 March the new Sabbatical Officer team was revealed in Venue, the Students’ Union. This team will succeed the current Sabbatical Officers in July and be responsible for leading Newcastle University Students’ Union...
Say goodbye to Mens Bar and hello to a new name
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Say goodbye to Mens Bar and hello to a new name

March 6th, 2017 | by editor
Over 600 suggestions were submitted to the online JotForm ‘Luther’s’, ‘The cross & Lion’ and ‘Aelius’ have been shortlisted Result announced Friday 10 March 2017 Last week submissions...
Showcase spectacular with MSF society
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Showcase spectacular with MSF society

March 6th, 2017 | by editor
The last Friday of February saw the opening night of ‘Showcase Spectacular’, an evening of entertainment hosted by Newcastle’s Friends of Medecins Sans Frontieres society, for the benefit of Doctors Without Borders. It’s...