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As scientists across the globe search to find the key to a potential solution to the coronavirus problem, the University of East Anglia (UEA) has offered up its computing capacity to an international project which could help develop potentially life-saving therapies. Read more

Apr 7, 2020

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The efforts of the University of East Anglia (UEA) community have been recognised in a national campaign highlighting the role universities are playing in the fight against COVID-19, which launches today on World Health Day (7 April). Read more

Apr 7, 2020

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Researchers have made a major breakthrough in developing gene-editing tools to improve our understanding of one of the most important ocean microbes on the planet. Read more

Apr 6, 2020

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Many of the models being used to forecast the COVID-19 epidemic give poor predictions of both the epidemic’s peak and its duration - according to an academic at the University of East Anglia (UEA). Read more

Apr 6, 2020

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Wearing a face-mask while out-and-about on public transport, in shops and in crowded places could help protect people from COVID-19 – according to new research from the University of East Anglia. Read more

Apr 6, 2020

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Budding young creatives will have the chance to let their imaginations run wild in creative writing challenges set by well-known authors in UEA's online version of the Festival of Literature for Young People (FLY) launching on Monday (6 April). Read more

Apr 6, 2020

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Low-carbon technologies that are smaller scale, more affordable, and can be mass deployed are more likely to enable a faster transition to net-zero emissions, according to a new study by an international team of researchers. Read more

Apr 2, 2020

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In light of the news that the COP26 climate talks have been postponed until next year Dr Phil Williamson, honorary reader at UEA's School of Environmental Sciences, says there is still the opportunity to increase ambition for climate policy in the months ahead. Read more

Apr 2, 2020

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The University of East Anglia (UEA) is today announcing a major strand of its ambitious CW50 anniversary campaign, which celebrates 50 years of Creative Writing at UEA. Read more

Apr 2, 2020

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Former Norwich City Council chief executive Laura McGillivray has been appointed as the new chair of the University of East Anglia’s (UEA) Council, and begins her role today (1 April). Read more

Apr 1, 2020

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Researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) have been awarded more than €2 million to help improve understanding of the ‘traps’ holding back society’s attempts at climate change mitigation. Read more

Apr 1, 2020

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A new research facility will offer scientists at the University of East Anglia (UEA) access to mobile instrumentation, laboratories and observatories across the world. Read more

Apr 1, 2020

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A new study gives weight to emerging evidence that a loss of smell and taste is a common symptom of COVID-19 – according to UEA smell expert Prof Carl Philpott. Read more

Apr 1, 2020

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An admissions expert from the University of East Anglia (UEA) says A-level exams cancelled due to COVID-19 shouldn’t stop students getting into university, but that they should avoid the ‘dangerous skills gap’ which could see them falling behind when they get there. Read more

Mar 31, 2020

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Submissions are now open for the East Anglian Film Archive’s annual Mashup Filmmaking Competition. The first of its kind in the UK, the competition has been running annually since 2014.  Read more

Mar 31, 2020

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As the UK rallies around to try and support the nation’s tireless NHS staff, UEA’s students in medicine, nursing and occupational therapy have been doing their own bit to lend a helping hand by providing childcare for key healthcare workers. Read more

Mar 31, 2020

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Fitzcarraldo Editions have been awarded the 2020 Republic of Consciousness Prize for the novel Animalia by Jean-Baptiste Del Amo, translated by Frank Wynne. The £10,000 prize-pot though, which is half-funded by the University of East Anglia through their Publishing Project, will be shared among the five presses shortlisted for this year’s award. Read more

Mar 30, 2020

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It’s more important than ever for smokers to quit, and ex-smokers to remain smoke free – according to smoking addiction expert Dr Caitlin Notley from the University of East Anglia. Read more

Mar 30, 2020

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Researchers at the University of East Anglia and the Quadram Institute are part of a national project to map how COVID-19 spreads and behaves - using whole genome sequencing. Read more

Mar 26, 2020

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Researchers at the University of East Anglia are pioneering a portable coronavirus kit which could be rolled out to test NHS staff in weeks. Read more

Mar 23, 2020

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