Becoming a Domestic Violence Champion

When a group of women students at Northumbria were trained to become domestic violence (DV) champions what they didn’t expect was the positivity it would generate

A message from a Northumbria Sociology graduate

We share a message we recently received from a former Sociology student I just wanted to say thank you to you and all the other staff on the Sociology programme for sparking my passion to become active in bringing about equality within society. We are always delighted and proud when we hear from former students, particularly whenContinue reading “A message from a Northumbria Sociology graduate”

From Northumbria Sociology to Changing Lives

Charlotte Nisbet, who graduated with a first class degree in Sociology in summer 2017, reflects on how her studies have helped her excel in her first job post-graduation. In summer 2017 I graduated from studying Sociology at Northumbria University. Over the course of my three years at Northumbria I changed from a person who wouldContinue reading “From Northumbria Sociology to Changing Lives”

Tackling sustainable development: Merit360 in New York

Recent MSc graduate, Laura Blackett, who participated in the World Merit programme over the summer, reflects here on her experience. In September, I was privileged to be part of the inaugural Merit360 programme in New York, run by World Merit and working on action plans to tackle the sustainable development goals (SDGs). I spent 16Continue reading “Tackling sustainable development: Merit360 in New York”