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  1. The UEFA Euro 2024 football tournament kicks off in Munich on Friday 14 June

    UEFA Euro 2024: Why does football hooliganism exist and how do we tackle it?

    Published on 24 May 2024

    A Senior Lecturer in Sociology of Sport at the University of Sunderland explores why abuse, hooliganism and violence continues within football fandom

  2. Rachel Makin

    How a Sunderland lecturer is scaling the heights to battle breast cancer

    Published on 23 May 2024

    The mum-of-one is preparing to take on the challenge of a lifetime to raise awareness of the disease among young people 

  3. Nominations announced for the RTS Student Television Awards 2024. Photo by RTS

    How a student filmmaker’s talents have led to a national award nomination

    Published on 22 May 2024

    "I’m hoping it’s the first step towards a successful career in the industry”

  4. Penny Grieveson and Chloe May at Washington Old Hall

    Why photography students are collaborating with the National Trust

    Published on 22 May 2024

    Students at the University got a snapshot into the industry after collaborating with the National Trust on exhibitions

  5. University of Sunderland Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive, Sir David Bell

    Vice-Chancellors unite in letter to PM over curbs on student visas

    Published on 22 May 2024

    Sunderland is among 26 northern universities who have written to the Prime Minister

  6. Sunderland Student Law Clinic

    Gold Award for Sunderland Student Law Clinic

    Published on 22 May 2024

    Students at the Sunderland Student Law Clinic have received a Gold Award in the LawWorks Law School Challenge which they received at the Houses of Parliament

  7. Ethan Aaron Banks

    How this journalism graduate has been recognised for exam excellence

    Published on 20 May 2024

    A graduate from the University of Sunderland has been rewarded for having one of the highest results in the country by the NCTJ

  8. Jimmy Nail at the University of Sunderland

    What the next generation of actors have learned from north-east icon Jimmy Nail

    Published on 17 May 2024

    Geordie icon Jimmy Nail has shared his experiences with students at the University to inspire the next generation of actors

  9. University of Sunderland School of Medicine students

    Why more students will be able to study at Sunderland’s medical school

    Published on 17 May 2024

    It's the government’s latest step in delivering the NHS future workforce