The £2 million lab will be at the centre of a core sciences programme, which the University hopes will meet local and national demand.Read the full story ›
The University of Cumbria's vice chancellor says cutting jobs now will help the university to invest more, in the future.
Up to sixty positions will go, as part of a plan to save around £5 million in the next academic year.
Most of the redundancies will be voluntary.
Peter Strike says these savings could lead to new jobs being created, and more investment in facilities.
A University of Cumbria graduate is quickly making a name for herself in the film industry.
Laxcha Bantawa's documentary has just won the top prize at the Katmandu International Mountain Film Festival.
It explores a young Nepalese boy's candid impressions of the UK:
Cumbria is to play a leading role in a new national college training future nuclear industry workers.Read the full story ›
Two of the stars of the hit TV show The Apprentice hosted a business masterclass at the University of Cumbria.
Margaret Mountford, advisor to Lord Alan Sugar, and Tim Campbell, winner of the first series of the programme, were offering their expertise to students in Carlisle.
This University of Cumbria student had a grizzly encounter when a female grizzly bear made a beeline for his camera.
Luckily John Kitchen, who's doing a PHD in Wildlife Conservation, had positioned the camera on a bridge away from where he was standing.
The camera didn't break and this amazing footage shows a grizzly bear up close and personal - it's filmed in British Columbia, in Canada.
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A University of Cumbria student had a grizzly encounter when a bear tried to eat his camera.
John Kitchin, who's doing a PHD in Wildlife Conservation, was on a research project in Canada. He'd put cameras on a bridge across a salmon-bearing river at Glendale Cove, and this young female grizzly bear made a beeline for one of them.
We've been speaking to students at the University of Cumbria after it was named one of the most gay friendly in the UK.
It's one of four universities in the north west of England to be ranked by a charity as among the best in Britain for gay, lesbian and bisexual students.
So what does it mean if you're a student studying in Cumbria? Our Correspondent Hannah McNulty has been finding out.
A University of Cumbria student has won the Cumbria Wildlife Trust's annual photography competitionRead the full story ›