Academics from the School of Design have worked with researchers from Proctor & Gamble to investigate the impact of washing machine cycles on microfibres in clothing.
Former BA Art and Design student Katie Bennett-Rice has won the 2019 FUAM Graduate Art Prize.
The School of Design has launched a new Masters degree in Textile Sustainability and Innovation which will welcome its first students in September 2020.
Professor Andrew Thorpe has been appointed as the next Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures, and Professor of Modern History.
Dr Mark Taylor, a researcher in the School of Design recently appeared on the BBC's documentary series Inside the Factory.