In the Media

Turning silver into gold

11 June 2014  The Journal, Business
The University's Changing Age for Business has joined forces with the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) to help businesses target the over 50s.

A golden age for green transport…and we're still ahead

11 June 2014  The Journal, Business 2020 Vision supplement
Feature on electric vehicle technology includes mention of the University's strength in power electronics and its links with local businesses operating in this field.

A scrivener's tale of how the plague took half of Newcastle

11 June 2014  The Journal
Visiting professor Keith Wrightson talks about his latest book which tells the story of the summer in 1636 when the plague killed 47% of Newcastle residents.

Businesses 'have space grow in the North East'

11 June 2014  The Journal, Commercial Property
Feature on the potential for development in the North East includes mention of Science City.

Construction firm secures £4.4m university work

11 June 2014  Northern Echo Business
Three local firms have been appointed to work on the University's Catherine Cookson building extension, social hub, laboratory improvements and courtyard extension.

Is flexibility the future for universities?

10 June 2014  The Guardian
Steve Williams, director of ISS, contributed to a roundtable discussion sponsored by the Higher Education Academy looking into the feasibility of universities introducing more flexible structures while maintaining standards.

Former university chief returns to launch arts fund

10 June 2014  The Journal
Former vice chancellor Sir Laurence Martin has created a fund in memory of his wife Betty which will benefit literature, music and visual arts in the North East.

Insight into medical career

10 June 2014  The Star, Malaysia
Provost of Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia Professor Reg Jordan, will be speaking about the lives of medical students and doctors at the Star Education Fait in Kuala Lumpur this weekend.

Meeting to probe new coal gasification plans

10 June 2014  The Journal
One of the founders of Five Quarter, former Newcastle Professor Paul Younger, will be part of a public meeting in Alnwick tonight organised by Friends of the Earth about plans for underground coal gasification off the Northumberland coast.

Gertrude Bell

10 June 2014  Al-Jazeera
Mark Jackson was interviewed and the Gertrude Bell archive filmed for this television piece. (Gertrude Bell from 16:22 and the Newcastle University features from 17:44)

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