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  1. Award-winning Pharmacy student Jo Xuan Tan

    “Exceptional” pharmacy student picks up memorial prize

    Published on 30 July 2020

    Four years ago Jo Xuan Tan made the life-changing decision to leave her home in South East Asia and travel thousands of miles to begin a pharmacy degree at the University of Sunderland.

  2. Dr Adelle Hulsmeier, Senior Lecturer in Performing Arts and Programme Leader for Screen Performance

    The show must go on for Sunderland students

    Published on 30 July 2020

    While theatres remain closed due to Covid 19 - Sunderland academics alongside a renowned regional stage director have devised an online learning opportunity offering students access to some of the UK’s leading playwrights.

  3. Dr Patrick Low

    Graduate explores gruesome past murders for TV show

    Published on 29 July 2020

    A Sunderland PhD graduate has once again offered his expertise on two gruesome crimes more than a century ago as part of the BBC One's Murder, Mystery and My Family programme.

  4. Iona Stock

    Iona raises a glass

    Published on 29 July 2020

    As 2020 university graduates start their summer with new careers or looking forward to further study, one University of Sunderland graduate is raising a glass to her fellow classmates as she graduates with award-packed CV and her dream job.

  5. Michelle Dias

    Pulling together to help others

    Published on 27 July 2020

    Recently there has been a lot of positive work done in the community while the world has tried to adjust to a new way of living post Covid-19. One Sunderland student has put aside personal difficulty to help young people in the region, thanks to the continued support of her university and a local charity.

  6. New Blended Nursing programme

    Innovative new nursing degree programme set to train the lifesavers of tomorrow

    Published on 21 July 2020

    "This will support the growth of registered nurses in the North East, Cumbria, North Yorkshire and London"

  7. Sir David Bell KCB, Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive, University of Sunderland

    University community comes together to support students in need during Covid-19

    Published on 17 July 2020

    The University of Sunderland has launched an appeal to support students who are experiencing hardship due to the Covid-19 crisis

  8. School exclusions

    Study into local school exclusions hopes to inform national guidelines

    Published on 17 July 2020

    The largest study into school exclusions in England has found that major improvements are needed in the current system

  9. The National Student Survey 2020

    National Student Survey 2020 results show growing satisfaction

    Published on 16 July 2020

    Results from this year’s National Student Survey show that in 21 of the University’s courses, 90% of the students or higher have said they were satisfied overall.

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