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  1. Helping teachers

    University experts helping ease schoolchildren’s return to the classroom

    Published on 09 July 2020

    "This £1 billion catch-up package will help head teachers to provide extra support"

  2. Emeli Sande

    Celebrating our graduates: Emeli Sandé’s heartfelt message

    Published on 08 July 2020

    “Be a force for change”

  3. Stacy Humphrey

    Celebrating our graduates: Hundreds set to raise their glasses to our students

    Published on 06 July 2020

    The Class of 2020 will mark their graduations like never before

  4. Simon Uzowke

    Celebrating our graduates: Rugby star's winning move

    Published on 01 July 2020

    The elite athlete is one of thousands celebrating his graduation this summer

  5. Caitlin Robson performing Music for Memories

    Celebrating our graduates: Caitlin's music lifts dementia patients' memories

    Published on 01 July 2020

    Graduate Caitlin Robson unlocks the power of music for dementia patients.

  6. Student opportunity

    University launches Skills Boost scheme to help re-skill and re-train North East workers

    Published on 30 June 2020

    "We have an important part to play in re-skilling the workforce" 

  7. ERDF funding extension

    Boost for multimillion-pound university scheme to get graduates into work

    Published on 30 June 2020

    The scheme will play an important part in a post-Covid rebuilding of the North East

  8. Angela Merkel

    How it took a worldwide pandemic to highlight the skills of our women leaders

    Published on 29 June 2020

    "They have shown resilience, pragmatism, trust in collective common sense and humility"

  9. Paul Franklin

    Tributes paid to inspirational lecturer and dedicated researcher

    Published on 26 June 2020

    University family remembers Paul Franklin, who brought happiness to all who knew him

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