Tag : Northumbria

Campus Watch: Northumbria Uni miscalculation results in administration of “life threatening” doses of caffeine

2 years ago / 0 comments

Northumbria University has been fined £400,000 after staff miscalculated an experiment, resulting in two students being rushed to intensive care. Alex Rossetta and Luke Parkin, both science students, were put on dialysis after being given 30g of caffeine, 100 times more than the dose they were supposed to be given. … Read More

Basketball Break Northumbria in Thriller

3 years ago / 0 comments

Men’s Basketball        University of Leeds 57 – 55 Northumbria LEEDS basketball men’s 1sts managed to pick up their second league win of the season against a valiant Northumbria 3rds side looking to get off the mark. Having been 11 points behind with less than four minutes remaining … Read More

Sport | Netball round-up

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds Uni 2s vs. Sheffield Hallam 2s (Cup): Going into the game with a strong squad we were anticipating a tough match. After an initial delay, the game got off to a fast start. Constant turnovers and tight marking in defence meant that Hallam were struggling to get the ball … Read More

Sport | Netball 1sts continue run as they see off Northumbria

5 years ago / 0 comments

A thrilling second half comeback saw the Leeds Uni Netball 1st team secure an impressive 37-30 win against Northumbria 1sts on Wednesday. Spirits were already high amongst the team, having secured an outstanding victory against Loughborough a week earlier, and the Gryphons carried that momentum into the fixture against Northumbria … Read More

Sport | Beaumont on song as Leeds win on the Tyne

5 years ago / 0 comments

The Rugby Union 1st XV travelled to Northumbria for their first BUCS league game of the season looking to make a strong start to the campaign. Playing against a strong wind both sides made a positive start with Leeds asserting their dominance with a Beaumont try from a well executed … Read More

Leeds Uni spike their way to nationals

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Leeds University hosted the all-day Volleyball Student Cup Qualifier Tournament at The Edge on Saturday. The tournament drew teams from all across the country, highlighting volleyball’s popularity. The atmosphere in The Edge was buzzing with teams watching each other play on the balconies and sidelines – evaluating and judging … Read More