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  1. University of Sunderland Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive Sir David Bell

    Book launch celebrates Sunderland 73: The People’s Visual History

    Published on 19 February 2024

    The photographic book celebrates the Black Cats' legendary 1973 win at Wembley 

  2. Kelly Craggs

    Making an impact in cancer care

    Published on 15 February 2024

    “Kelly’s achievements and commitment to excellence are making a real difference"

  3. Tom Cowie scholarships

    Talented young women empowered to reach children most in need

    Published on 15 February 2024

    “I want to make a difference when I am a fully qualified teacher to children’s mental well-being"

  4. Come and Play in the city centre

    Sunderland teens set to ‘Come & Play’ at Expo pilot

    Published on 15 February 2024

    Come & Play is aimed specifically at 11-17s and will take place during the half term holidays

  5. Lauren Alexander and Nathan Todd, The Couple That Bakes

    The Couple That Bakes together are together for Valentine’s Day

    Published on 14 February 2024

    A couple who met at school, then went on to study side by side at the University of Sunderland have turned their lifelong romance into something sweet 

  6. Student films raising awareness of the barriers to reporting hate crime

    Hate crime in the spotlight for police short film awards

    Published on 14 February 2024

    A deaf student who becomes the victim of hate crime central to University of Sunderland students' award-winning film 

  7. Ron with the new sculpture

    Sculpture set to honour Wearside's forgotten women shipyard workers

    Published on 13 February 2024

    "We really felt that these women deserve something – a permanent tribute – to honour their bravery and hard work"

  8. Year of the Dragon

    Students ring in Year of the Dragon

    Published on 12 February 2024

    University of Sunderland students celebrate Lunar New Year

  9.  L-R Teaching apprentices Lisa Richardson (Cedars Trust College), Kate Birtles (The Sue Headley Nursery School), Jean Metcalfe (Springboard North East), Kelly Lawrence (Coquet Park First School) and Lee Shillito (Springboard North East) with their awards

    Shining a light on community heroes

    Published on 12 February 2024

    The University of Sunderland gathers to celebrate the achievements of its apprentices