News

  1. Lord Puttnam, Sir David Bell and the Puttnam scholars

    Lord Puttnam scholars shine a light on 'goodness' in the North East

    Published on 19 June 2019

    Iconic film producer returns to see his 'Puttnam Scholars'

  2. Marian Chapel to be built in the Philippines

    Graduate to raise glass in Philippines

    Published on 18 June 2019

    A University of Sunderland glass graduate who has created high-profile artworks across the UK - including working alongside David Hockney on a stained glass window in Westminster Abbey - is about to begin perhaps her most ambitious project, creating the largest stained glass windows in the Philippines.

  3. University Degree Shows 2019

    Turning up the heat: University Degree Shows 2019 prove red hot

    Published on 14 June 2019

    Hot on the heels of Da Vinci, students prove art is at the heart of the city

  4. Alexd Costin

    Degree Shows 2019: Alex’s transformational journey

    Published on 14 June 2019

    "I wanted to focus on representations of trans-masculine people"

  5. Isabel Mathias

    Degree Shows 2019: Isabel’s inspiration after Italian earthquakes

    Published on 14 June 2019

    "The earthquakes made a lot of people homeless"

  6. Top Gear

    From lads’ humour to mental wellbeing: Is Top Gear reversing its bad-boy image?

    Published on 13 June 2019

    University expert on the changing image of the controversial show

  7. New School of Medicine

    Green light given as new School of Medicine prepares for opening

    Published on 12 June 2019

    Green for go as new medical school gets ready to welcome first cohort

  8. Jenah May

    The Eagle has landed…taking centre stage for mental health

    Published on 12 June 2019

    Whether it’s working as an actress, singer and writer, teaching drama, English and Maths, perfecting her make-up artistry or raising her only daughter as a single mum – Jenah May’s life has been a journey of discovery and now she wants to share what she’s learned and support others through her own experiences.

  9. Cosmetic Science student Paige Fearn

    Cosmetic science on the right career ‘Paige’

    Published on 11 June 2019

    She’s going to be one of the first cohort to graduate this summer from our Cosmetic Science degree - but Paige Fearn is celebrating early after securing a post at an award-winning North East company.