News

  1. Dr John Price with Professor Lynne Hall and Dr Kate MacFarlane

    Google funding for pioneering university social media abuse project

    Published on 21 March 2019

    “Abuse, threats and hate speech on social media are major problems of our era"

  2. Sunderland research into rare bone disease

    Communication key to preventing rare bone disease

    Published on 20 March 2019

    A rare disease of the jaw could be prevented if healthcare professionals improve their communication, research reveals.

  3. Arts Centre Washington

    Students tackle suicide and dementia on stage

    Published on 20 March 2019

    They’re topics many of us will avoid discussing, but a group Sunderland students are bringing suicide and dementia to the stage in powerful performances designed to enlighten.

  4. The winning University of Sunderland team

    Pioneering nursing programme clinches top award in bid to tackle ward shortages

    Published on 19 March 2019

    "We all celebrated in style"

  5. Drew Dalton

    Sociology lecturer nominated for LGBTQ award

    Published on 19 March 2019

     The spotlight is shining once again on a Sunderland lecturer’s tireless work to promote LGBTQ life.

  6. Lieutenant Colonel Mordaunt Cohen

    Lieutenant Colonel Mordaunt Cohen: 1916 - 2019

    Published on 18 March 2019

    "A remarkable gentleman and authentic hero"

  7. How to get a good night sleep

    World Sleep Day: All your sleeping questions answered by university expert

    Published on 15 March 2019

    Dr Paul Innerd on why 40 winks could change your life...

  8. (l-r) Jonathan Wharton, Mark Walsh, Jonathan Slater

    Government education boss inspired by Sunderland students’ stories

    Published on 15 March 2019

    Current and former students impress VIP visitor to University

  9. The Porn Block is coming

    The Porn Block – how it works and why it “should worry us all”

    Published on 14 March 2019

    Is the Government biting off more than it can chew when it comes to XXX sites