iNCLude | Mental Health Awareness Week

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and this year’s theme is kindness. All week we’re encouraging you to be kind to yourself and to others by building healthy, positive habits so we can all give our wellbeing a much-needed boost. Download our iNCLude app for iPhone or Android now and play along with...


Why I chose to do a PhD midway through my career

If you have been working in a career for several years, studying at university for a postgraduate degree may not seem like the most attractive option - if not downright daunting.  But if you’re aiming for a PhD in a topic that you love, which is what I decided to do, then it may be an opportunity...

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Teetotal in the Toon

After-hours activities at university undoubtedly play an important role, but everyone has a different idea of the "perfect night out". Some enjoy the world-famous Geordie nightlife, but that's not all Newcastle has to offer. Journalism, Media and Culture student, Jenny, is here to share...

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Ramadan in Lockdown | Ari

Media, Communication and Cultural Studies student Ari shares insight into spending this year’s Ramadan in Newcastle during lockdown. You can also r ead Waqar’s blog about spending this year’s Ramadan at home during lockdown.

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Ramadan in Lockdown | Waqar

Second year Marketing student Waqar shares his insight into spending this year’s Ramadan at home during lockdown. You can also read Ari’s blog about spending this year’s Ramadan in Newcastle during lockdown.

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Stronger Together: Newcastle University Community Combats Covid-19

We're so proud of the many ways our student and staff community continues to come together, step up and show support throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.


Move in Day | Helping Your Son or Daughter Settle in at University

Moving into university halls, when your son or daughter truly flies the nest – possibly for the first time – must rank among the most stressful life events for parents. But it doesn’t have to be, if you approach things in the right way. Moving in day is emotionally tough, but if you remain...

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How Home Exams are different to Regular Exams

With exam season around the corner, this year is undeniably unlike any other. Revision sessions in the library are no more and bedrooms are both the new workspace and exam hall. But how exactly is this new way of examination different and what can you expect? Here’s 5 things to help you understand,...

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Student and Staff Wellbeing Support #WeAreNCL

Students and staff alike, we are all in this together and it's time to give our wellbeing a boost. Take a look at the below information regarding support available to you.