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Newcastle SciBar

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Newcastle SciBar

Magic Bullets and Moonshots- Why Curing Cancer is so Hard 29 November 2016 19:00-22:00 SciBar – literally science with a bar! Come along and hear Professor Andy Hall talk about the difficulties in curing cancer and what the latest research has developed. Professor Andy Hall has been the Associate Dean of Translational Research and Professor of Experimental...

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Newcastle wins Great North Expo Bid

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Newcastle wins Great North Expo Bid

We’re canny chuffed that NewcastleGateshead won the Great North Expo 2018 bid! It’s fantastic news NewcastleGateshead has beaten tough competition from short listed cities Sheffield, Bradford and Blackpool to host the first Great Exhibition of the North. The £5m event, spanning two months in the summer of 2018, is a celebration of Northern innovation and...

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Newcastle Laboratory Building is coming to Science Central

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Newcastle Laboratory Building is coming to Science Central

We’re getting new neighbours! We’re excited that we’ll have another new neighbour joining The Core and Newcastle University’s Urban Sciences Building on Science Central, as plans for a new £20 million laboratory facility were approved at the end of July; helping boost growth and creating hundreds of jobs. Newcastle Laboratory will provide over 70,000 sq...

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New Horizons Event

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New Horizons Event

New Horizons is the UK’s largest provider of IT for your existing workforce with a global reach in over 70 countries, and it’s coming to Newcastle. What a better way to launch than with a celebration event, and New Horizons would love for you to join them. There will be food and drinks throughout the...

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The Science of Comics

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The Science of Comics

The award-winning Creative Space Management team invites you to: THE SCIENCE OF COMICS: WEDNESDAY 15 JUNE, 7-8:30PM What can comics do that other mediums can’t? How do comics work as science communication? Comics, as words and pictures working together in sequence, is a rich and diverse medium. Creating a comic offers innovative ways to bring...

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The Future of Learning Event

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The Future of Learning Event

Newcastle University’s Institute for Sustainability are hosting a FREE event on The Future of Learning, Monday 6th June 2016 from 19:00 to 20:30 at The Core. TED Prize winner Professor Sugata Mitra will take us through the origins of schooling as we know it and the dematerialisation of institutions as we know them. Thirteen years of experiments...

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The Science of Success

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The Science of Success

The award-winning Creative Space Management team invites you to: THE SCIENCE OF SUCCESS: 19 MAY 2016, 7 – 8:30pm How is success defined? Why is success important? What are the habits of successful people? What can we, as individuals, do to be more successful in life? Delivered in partnership with Stuart Sadler, a Clinical Psychologist...

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SOPOST EXPANDS TO NYC

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SOPOST EXPANDS TO NYC

One of our occupiers at The Core has expanded and opened a new office in New York’s Empire State Building following a successful first three years. SoPost helps brands run product sampling activities online, with a focus on targeting, data, scalability, analytics and control. Formed in 2012, it works with some of the largest brands...

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Community Open Day

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Community Open Day

Developments on Science Central are progressing apace with the landmark building The Core almost full to capacity, the first research labs now on site in The Key, and construction of the Urban Sciences Building well underway. Future plans include a Learning and Teaching Centre, a Laboratory and Life Science Incubation Hub, a Low Carbon Energy...

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