Monthly Archives: January 2017


It has been a busy start to the year for Entrepreneurial Business Management students – and we were delighted to welcome students from the Student Law Office to take part in our internal Generator Session at the Northern Design Centre. Lucy Hatt (EBM Programme Leader) and Victoria Gleason (SLO Module […]

Collaboration with the Student Law Office


Jonathan Turner, the Chief Executive and a Northumbria University Alumnus got in touch with the University to see how his organisation might get involved.  Through discussions with the Entrepreneurial Business Management Programme Leader, Lucy Hatt – a Generator Session was arranged.  42 students and 2 staff travelled to Weatherby on […]

Team Academy Newcastle and the Bayford Group


We’re no strangers to disruption at Northumbria University – we make it our business to think and act differently in pursuit of transformative innovation. Our focus in on design-led Responsible Innovation; innovation that is democratic, has a social conscience and is concerned with its impact and consequences. Innovation is multidisciplinary, bringing […]

Entrepreneurship and the Circular Economy



On Wednesday 2nd November 2016, Team Academy Newcastle were delighted to welcome Helen Averley, Chief Executive of Circus Central to the Northern Design Centre to take part in an external Generator Session. Officially the North East Circus Development Trust, Circus Central is a registered charity (1136254) and hub for the […]

Team Academy Newcastle and Circus Central!


Read 2nd year EBM student Alex Brown’s blog here. This blog is all about organisations that create a positive social impact, he tells his personal experience as a student creating his very first social enterprise, he tries to make his idea into a reality. Plus all manner of successful social organisations telling their valuable stories of how they […]

Read Alex’s blog – Social Entrepreneurship