School of Social Sciences & Law news
Raising the aspirations of young people in care
15 May 2013
Inspirational Teesside University student Gemma Bottomley knows more than most about the life-changing opportunities a university degree can provide.
Don’t fall foul of housing law
10 May 2013
With around 20 per cent of households now privately rented and with cuts to legal aid for some housing disputes, the need for landlords to keep up to date with current housing law is essential.
Fundraisers use University facilities to help their mountain mission
18 April 2013
Fundraising former football stars Colin Cooper and Craig Hignett are stopping off at Teesside University in preparation for a massive fundraising trek to Mount Kilimanjaro.
Career boost for Teesside University interns
04 April 2013
A trio of Teesside graduates are celebrating landing dream jobs after excelling on the University’s innovative internship scheme.
Teesside academics help to put focus on youth issues
03 April 2013
Renowned researchers into youth issues from Teesside University are to speak at an international conference which aims to highlight and address challenges facing young people.
Teesside University delighted with extra student places
21 March 2013
Teesside University is delighted that its continued success in attracting new students has led to an allocation of a further 300 places for 2013 as announced by HEFCE, the Higher Education Funding Council for England.
Rising boxing star has Teesside University in his corner
19 March 2013
Academic boxing star Louis Cunningham is looking to deliver the knockout blow in a national competition after receiving specialist strength and conditioning support from experts at Teesside University.
Teesside University to tackle changes in education
15 March 2013
Two innovative Teesside University initiatives are taking place in the coming weeks to help teachers cope with the changing demands of education.
A social passion leads to social enterprise
12 March 2013
Mahe Gladdon is passionate about children, young people and adults with disabilities and additional needs, passionate about their development and passionate about social enterprise.
Sky's the limit in Jeff's fundraising goal
11 March 2013
Sky Sports presenter Jeff Stelling will swap the TV studio for the thin air of Mount Kilimanjaro in June when he joins former football stars Colin Cooper and Craig Hignett in a massive fundraising effort.