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Professor Phil Wright, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering, provides an update on the Science and Engineering Excellence project and the Faculty's reorganisation. 

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photograph Graduates share their memories of Martin Luther King in Newcastle

Former students of Newcastle University who were present when Dr Martin Luther King Jr. visited the city in 1967 to accept an honorary degree have shared their memories of that momentous day.

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photograph Twin sisters graduate with top degrees

It is double delight for twins Diana and Steph Luke as they both graduate with top degrees.

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photograph Centre of excellence in railway research

Universities and industry unite in £92 million UK railway research partnership.

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photograph Chi Onwurah MP has pledged her support to international students in Newcastle

Chi Onwurah MP joined the #WeAreInternational campaign Parliamentary reception to highlight the economic, social and cultural benefits that international students bring to UK towns and cities.

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photograph Professor Chris Brink dedicates two new benches in the Quad

Regular visitors to the Quadrangle may have noticed some alterations taking place to one of the raised beds, where recesses have been constructed to accommodate two new wooden benches.

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photograph Chair of Council portrait

Mark I’Anson retires from his role as Chair of Council and Pro-Chancellor at the end of this month. In accordance with tradition, the University has commissioned a portrait of Mark to hang in King’s Hall. He unveiled the portrait after the final meeting of Council for this academic year.

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photograph New intranet coming in the autumn

The project to develop a new intranet for staff has reached the build stage, and will be ready for a University-wide launch in the autumn. 

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photograph Retirement reception for Professor Tony Stevenson, Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Professor Chris Day, Vice-Chancellor and President, invites you to to attend the retirement event for Professor Tony Stevenson, Deputy Vice-Chancellor.

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photograph Triple sustainability accreditation

External Auditors recommend the University for triple certification for Environmental and Energy Management Systems.

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photograph Pay equality task group

The VC confirmed the University’s intention to take action on pay equality at the Town Hall meetings earlier this year. As a result a new ‘task and finish group’ has been set up by the University to help us to plan actions that will help ensure pay equality and reduce pay gaps. 

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photograph Royal success for our University rowers

The University’s men’s coxed four won at the Henley Royal Regatta and set a new record in the final.

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photograph Clearing 2017

Preparations are well under way for Clearing 2017 and earlier this month we saw the launch of our Clearing campaign Your ticket to Newcastle

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photograph Open Days are resounding success

The University joined together to give a tremendous welcome to all our visitors at the Summer undergraduate Open Days on 30 June and 1 July.

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photograph Newcastle University celebrates its 100th Horizon 2020/EU award

We’re delighted that we have recently been notified of our 100th Horizon 2020/EU award which, to date, amounts to approximately 44 million Euro of research income for the University.

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photograph Launch of new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Fund (EDIF)

The University has long been committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. This new fund extends that commitment by specifically supporting projects, events and training which have this at their core.

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photograph Strengthening our Brand

One of the ways we can all help strengthen our brand and our reputation is by using the University logo in presentations and talks.

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photograph Benchmarking exercise

In 2015 Newcastle joined a Russell Group Benchmarking Group with eight other RG Universities to undertake a data collection exercise to analyse Professional Support activities across the University and to provide a robust benchmark against our peers.

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photograph Transfer of School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health to Newcastle

Professor David Burn, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Medical Sciences, shares the latest updates on the transfer of the School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health to Newcastle. 

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photograph Achievements of leading figures celebrated with honorary degrees

A best-selling children’s author, our former Vice-Chancellor, a pioneering entomologist and an influential computer scientist received honorary degrees.

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photograph Vice-Chancellor’s Awards

Congratulations to Dr Sara Marsham and Louise Campbell, who have been recognised for enhancing the student learning experience.

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photograph Gerontologist receives national recognition

Leading Newcastle University researcher, Professor Thomas von Zglinicki, has received Britain’s highest award for services to gerontology.

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photograph Temporary closure of the prayer space

Temporary closure of the prayer space in King George VI Building – from 29th July 2017.

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photograph Class of 1957 reunite for diamond occasion

Sixty years after graduating, 13 medical students have reunited at the University.

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photograph My Details App

The My Details App is the latest development from the E-Enablement project. Sitting alongside the online payslip, this app allows employees to check and update personal data held within their SAP HR Record.

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photograph Retirement contribution for Professor Tony Stevenson

A retirement contribution page has been set up online for our Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Tony Stevenson. 

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photograph Newcastle students pitch ideas to North East businesses at Start-up Bootcamp

Over 60 Newcastle students and recent graduates from a range of degree programmes took part in re:invent, a 3 day Bootcamp which focused on generating business ideas on the theme of Artificial Intelligence.

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photograph Ageing innovation platform launches

The National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA) has launched a new innovation platform – a digital space for businesses and organisations to share real challenges, ideas, research and opportunities around the theme of ageing with a community of academic solvers.

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photograph eat@Newcastle cups and mugs

eat@Newcastle is committed to sustainability across the whole of our service, and we encourage customers to join in our vision. 

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Latest edition of VC Connect: 6 July

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Welcome to this edition of NU Connections

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