16 April Journal, 2020 Vision supplement
Software consultancy firm Scott Logic has taken on Newcastle University graduate Joel Magee, thanks to a work experience scheme run by the Careers Service.
15 April Research Fortnight
Nick Wright, PVC for Research, is mentioned in an article about the Witty report which looks into why the recommendation that universities are given more money to help local economies to grow is not getting financial backing from the government.
15 April Jakarta Post
Feature on Indonesian University partnerships with foreign institutions includes mention of Newcastle University.
15 April Guardian Healthcare Professionals Network online
Dr Matt Flynn, Newcastle University Business School, says the health service faces a number of challenges once the state pension is raised to 70, but that the NHS Working Longer Review Group is a step in the right direction.
14 April 2014 British Medical Journal
Michael Clarke, Reader in Opthalmology at Newcastle University, writes about unecessary eye tests carried out by the NHS.
13 April 2014 Times Education Supplement online
Article about how the classroom is changing, with mention of Professor Sugata Mitra's School in the Cloud research.
12 April 2014 The Journal
International students have given Newcastle University a 92% satisfaction score in the latest International Student Barometer survey.
10 April 2014 CBS News
Further coverage of research into the use of Google Glass technology to help people with Parkinson's.
10 April 2014 Nature
Feature on flooding in India with mention of research carried out at Newcastle University.
09 April 2014 Daily Telegraph
The Digital Interaction team at Newcastle University are investigating Google Glass as an assistive aid to help people with Parkinson’s retain their independence for longer.