29 March Sunday Times magazine
Feature on what the future holds in terms of innovative ideas includes mention of Prof Rachel Armstrong's 'self growing skyscrapers', part of her research into living architecture.
28 March The Journal
Ninety delegates attended a three-day conference at Newcastle University under the banner of Landscape, Wilderness and The Wild.
27 March 2015 The Journal
Universities across the North East are celebrating winning a share of a £70m windfall for pioneering research over the next academic year. The biggest slice will go to Newcastle University, which will receive £35.9m from Hefce for its research programme.
27 March 2015 The Journal, Energy, Marine & Offshore Report
Two major new developments on the banks of the Tyne are set to boost the region’s world-leading innovation strengths. Professor Nick Wright, PVC, comments on the unique opportunity for collaboration between industry and academia.
27 March 2015 Northern Echo
Columnist Sharon Griffiths is excited by the MOOCs on offer and has signed up for Newcastle University's 'Hadrian's Wall: Life on the Roman Frontier'. (Please scroll down to this item)
27 March 2015 Daily Mirror
Each year, about 150 women and their families could benefit from the “mitochondrial donation” technique developed by experts at Newcastle University.
26 March 2015 Times Higher Education
The allocations are published today - Newcastle University features in the full table.
26 March 2015 Atlantic magazine
When pupils can get their lessons from the Internet, what's left for classroom instructors to do? Mentions Professor Sugata Mitra’s self-organized learning environments.
26 March 2015 The Journal
A widow who has donated her late husband's brain tissue to the Newcastle Brain Tissue Resource based at the University, has urged others to do the same. The Resource has contributed to the understanding of dementia and neurodegenerative disease.
25 March 2015 The Journal
A study published today by Prof Judith Rankin shows vastly different levels of treatment for children with cerebral palsy in the region. No url but see press release.