Lucie Simon

Emeli Sandé announced as University’s Chancellor

Emeli Sandé announced as University’s Chancellor

Emeli Sandé MBE, the multi-platinum selling singer and songwriter, is to become the University of Sunderland’s new Chancellor, following in the footsteps of Steve Cram CBE who steps down after 11 years in the role.   Emeli will be installed as Chancellor in a ceremony to be held during the University’s summer Academic Awards on […]

 Northern Lights

Dr Who’s That Girl? A Preview with John Paul Green

Dr Who’s That Girl? A Preview with John Paul Green

John Paul Green, a Film, Media and Cultures lecturer at the University of Sunderland, discusses the latest incarnation of Doctor Who ahead of the upcoming series. And as the new series hits our screens on Sunday, 7 October, the thirteenth Doctor, Jodie Whittaker, takes over the TARDIS helm. John Paul welcomes this first female incarnation […]

 Sophie Dishman

Robot Wars to come back to fans’ screens

It has been announced that Robot Wars is coming back.  The comeback was announced on Wednesday, January 13. Mentors Scotland, part of the Tinopolis, has been commissioned by BBC Two to produce a new series of the show. The new series of the show has been commissioned by channel controller Kim Shillinglaw, Acting Controller of […]