Northumbria University

Student Killed By Meningitis After Moving To The UK Just A Few Weeks Ago

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A student has died from meningitis after only arriving in the UK a few weeks ago after moving to the country to study law at Northumbria University. ...

Drunken Selfie Video Ends Predictably Painfully

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

You shouldn't laugh but... Take three rather inebriated Northumbria graduates, give them a selfie stick and then throw a lamppost into the mix and ...

Payday Loans Banned At Universities

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Payday loans lenders have been banned from advertising at three UK universities for exploiting "vulnerable" students, after some were found to have in...

Universities Do The Harlem Shake

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Following in Gangnam Style footsteps, Harlem Shake fever is rapidly spreading across the globe, and now even universities are joining in. Northumbr...

Identical Degrees For Identical Twin Sisters

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.07.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Identical twins have graduated with the same degree after scoring the same marks - and now they are both starting their careers at the same firm. H...

Jonathan Ive, Apple Designer, Knighted At Buckingham Palace

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Tech

Sir Jonathan Ive, head of design at Apple, has been knighted at Buckingham Palace. The BBC reports that Apple's senior vice-president of industria...

Smokers Have The Worst Memories

Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Smokers lose one third of their memory when they light up, a study has revealed. According to researchers at Northumbria University, people who smo...