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Visiting the Biomedical Research Centre, Health Secretary Andrew Lansley met the team who have just been awarded £21 million from the National Institute for Health Research.
Newcastle University has once again been rated as one of the top institutions in the country, a government survey has revealed.
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In September 2010 Rebecca Holliday (BSc Mathematics 2005) and partner Ryan Davies embarked on an epic adventure – cycling 15,000 miles from England to New Zealand.
Newcastle archaeologist, Lindsay Allason-Jones, has helped to ensure a new Roman biopic, set in North East England and Scotland, is true to history.
Newcastle University has increased its recycling rate to almost 93 per cent in just three years – and is no longer sending any general waste to landfill.
A state-of-the-art Anaerobic Digestion plant capable of producing just under 100kW of electricity from organic farm waste has been officially launched at Newcastle University.
A condition which robs patients of their sight has for the first time been reversed with a drug, giving some people legally certified as blind useful vision to improve everyday life.
A computer model programmed by scientists at Newcastle University suggests that preventing damage from free radicals could be key to fighting dementia.
Over 300 graduates and guests returned to campus on 17–18 June 2011 for our annual alumni reunion, Convocation Weekend, incorporating the 54th meeting of Convocation. Read on for a full review and pictures from the event.