1. The new John Lewis Christmas advert

    Why the new John Lewis ‘Elton’ ad is a stroke of advertising genius

    Published on 16 November 2018

    Marketing brilliance or consumerist exploitation - or maybe a bit of both?

  2. Helping those who have lost someone to suicide

    Extending a helping hand to others

    Published on 16 November 2018

    This weekend people will come together to remember those lost

  3. Professor Arabella Plouviez leading the #freeshahidulalam event

    Bail granted for photojournalist and friend of University of Sunderland

    Published on 15 November 2018

    Shahidul Alam has been in a Bangladeshi jail since August

  4. Together for Children praised by Ofsted Inspectors

    Ofsted praises Sunderland's partnership sharing adoption practices

    Published on 15 November 2018

    "We believe the work we are doing is making a huge difference to the lives of young children who have already had to deal with the often traumatic experience of being parted from their birth family"

  5. Morc Coulson

    ‘‘Portrait of a personal trainer”

    Published on 14 November 2018

    Personal trainers need to build a unique identity to stay one step ahead of the competition in an “industry that is becoming saturated”, according to a Sunderland academic.

  6. Dr Kevin Yuill and Dr Peter Hayes

    Head-to-head: Academic showdown over Brexit and second referendum

    Published on 13 November 2018

    To Brexit or not to Brexit - our experts square up for the big debate

  7. MA Radio student Stuart Russell

    Pushing the boundaries: Radio award for student

    Published on 13 November 2018

    Stuart Russell picked up two Gold awards at the 2018 Student Radio Awards 

  8. Students will be taking part in a #sextakeover debate

    Let’s talk about sex...

    Published on 12 November 2018

    Embarrassing Bodies presenter Dr Christian Jessen joins I'm a Celeb winner Vicky Pattison for frank discussion

  9. Cash 4 Calendars

    Charity to help Sunderland's children

    Published on 12 November 2018

    A new charity initiative aims to provide advent calendars for Sunderland’s poorest children.