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  • Could you help shape the future of the Students' Union?

    Newcastle University Students’ Union is looking to appoint at least one external Trustee from the University's graduate community on to its Board in March 2017.

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  • Seven ways to get involved in 2017

    Find out how to get involved in 2017.

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  • Get Connected

    In 2016, Newcastle University engaged with more graduates and friends than ever before. We are already planning some exciting new programmes for 2017.

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  • Changing Lives

    Thanks to the generosity of alumni and friends, research at Newcastle is addressing some of the major challenges facing the world today.

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  • University mourns loss of Professor Roy Storer

    The University announces with deep regret the death of Emeritus Professor Roy Storer on 11 November 2016.

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  • Tributes paid to Courier legend

    Tributes have been paid to Monica Doughty, who served as part of the team at Newcastle University’s student newspaper, The Courier, for over four decades.

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  • Book Review: Without a Paddle

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  • Impact without Boundaries

    As a world-class civic university, Newcastle works with other leading academic institutions and renowned academics around the globe.

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  • A World-Class Vision

    Since his appointment in 2007, Professor Chris Brink has provided leadership for the University throughout times of challenge and opportunity.

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  • Celebrating King’s legacy

    A programme of events will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King visiting Newcastle University to receive an honorary degree.

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  • New Delhi Event Review

    Graduates living and working in India attended a special alumni event in New Delhi, where Professor of Education Technology and Director of SOLE Central, Sugata Mitra, was keynote speaker.

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  • The Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms open

    Newcastle University Libraries has opened its newest building.

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  • It's all change down Ricky Road

    Planning permission has been granted to transform the University's Richardson Road site.

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  • Taking the High Road

    A team of Newcastle graduates are undertaking an epic 7000km cycle ride through the Himalayas from Shanghai to Kathmandu in aid of a Nepalese children's charity.

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  • Appointment of Vice-Chancellor

    Recruitment for the successor to Professor Chris Brink, Vice-Chancellor of Newcastle University, is under way.

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  • Amazon River Run

    A Newcastle graduate has become the first British person to kayak the entire length of the Amazon River unsupported from its most distant source. Olie Hunter Smart travelled from the Peruvian Andes to the Atlantic Ocean in Brazil.

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  • The Extraordinary Gertrude Bell

    North East born explorer, archaeologist and diplomat Gertrude Bell is the focus of a major new exhibition.

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  • Online course provides solutions for health care workers

    Healthcare professionals can now gain a new qualification regardless of wherever they are in the world, thanks to a new course launched by Newcastle University.

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  • Organise a reunion!

    Ever wondered what your old classmates are up to now or wanted to meet up with them again?

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  • Tribute to veteran campaigner Elsie Tu

    Tribute to veteran campaigner Elsie Tu: Newcastle Alumna and Doctor of Civil Law honoris causa

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