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Becky Bradshaw joined Station Manager Martin Steers to discuss what the University is doing to support the local community of Northampton. From providing free parking for NHS staff, accommodation for health workers and loaning lab equipment, the University is doing what it can for those in and around the town. There have also been over […]

More than 200 nursing students have answered the government’s call to step up and help the health service by offering extra people hours to fight the coronavirus pandemic. 212 third and second year students from all four nursing fields have opted in to take Clinical Extended Placements. This means third year students in the final […]

Students who have lived in care will feel more at home during their first year at the University of Northampton, thanks to a new housing bursary. The Care Leavers Accommodation Award is open to 50 full-time undergraduate students who have been in care. Those who meet all of the eligibility criteria can apply for a […]

Professor Shân Wareing the Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of Northampton was interviewed by Station Manager Martin Steers on the 1st of April, both working from home. Shân discussed the Universities response to the shutdown and how they are working to support students, in particular changes to academic regulations, learning and teaching and assessments. […]

The University of Northampton is joining up with other local organisations in order change the way we recycle as part of a nationwide campaign. They are aiming to reduce the amount of disposable plastic and paper cups in the town through the use of specialised bins, which allow you to separate the paper, plastic, and […]

Students and staff from the University of Northampton have accepted the task of tackling a 2,020-mile rowing challenge to raise money for Sport Relief. The University has signed up for the Row Britannia challenge, which sees universities and colleges across the country try to complete the 2,020-mile feat before Friday 13 March. Rowing machines will […]

Time2Grow is a university-led initiative that is looking to invest in local businesses to help them employ a skilled graduate workforce. Time2Grow is an initiative run by the University of Northampton and University of Bedfordshire that aims to find roles for talented graduates, and support the businesses who employ them through partially-funded internships. These internships […]

Second year Product Design students from the University of Northampton have impressed local stone manufacturer Haddonstone with some brilliant concepts for their latest street furniture project. These students were tasked by Haddonstone to create concepts for furniture that would be both practical and environmentally friendly. The concepts drafted up by the students are entered into […]

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