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Bolton announces veterans' endowment
Vice-Chancellor at Bolton, Professor George E Holmes, announces endowment of £100K for war veterans to study at the University
Do it yourself!
Necessity proved the mother of construction for The University of Liverpool who took a build into their own hands...
A concrete example
The benefits of pre-cast concrete became evident during the construction of the country’s first university training school in Birmingham
New primary school for NW Cambridge
Willmott Dixon has won an £11 million contract to build a primary school for the University of Cambridge
The Core opens for business
Newcastle University has been working closely with the city council on the development of its Science Central urban quarter
Educating Essex advice for coalition
Teacher Stephen Drew is set to cause controversy at an up-coming lecture hosted by Birmingham City University this week
Bucks links with top sports mentors
Paralympic gold medallist Naomi Riches MBE is among figures passing on pearls of wisdom at Buckinghamshire New University
The right choice
Garry Bateman from Forbo Flooring Systems tells us why your choice of flooring can make a difference to student well-being
Scholarships bolster MOOC offering
The University of Southampton will offer the first scholarships associated with a FutureLearn online course
Keep the noise down
James Clark, commercial director of Airdri, looks at how universities can benefit from reducing noise sustainably
Manage your sustainability performance
The EAUC gives UK universities the freedom to shape what sustainability means for them and help to improve performance
UWE student is squash number one
UWE Bristol student, Mohamed Elshorbagy, has topped the Professional Squash Association’s (PSA) World Rankings
Library fines scrapped at Sheffield
The University of Sheffield has scrapped fines for overdue library books in a move to make the loan system fairer and simpler
A digital transformation
Simon Nelson, Chief Executive of FutureLearn, the UK’s first MOOC provider, gives his take on the last 12 months in higher education
Supplier Focus

Stuff the turkey this year

Professor David Russell, Founder and Chairman of the Russell Partnership, asks if the traditional option is always best?

Test centre for nurses and midwives

Northampton has opened the UK's first practical assessment centre for nurses and midwives who completed their training outside of Europe

Edinburgh’s app boosts student services

A new app is driving increased engagement and better connecting students at the University of Edinburgh

The pace of change

Welcome to the fast moving, ever-changing university sector. That’s a phrase that you wouldn’t have expected to read a few short years ago

Green award for Bath Spa and Kier

A partnership between Bath Spa University and Kier Services has been recognised at this year’s International Green Apple Awards

Dundee launches its first MOOC

The University of Dundee is set to offer its first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on the FutureLearn platform

Jisc Digital Festival registration open

UK MOOC pioneer Simon Nelson, CEO of FutureLearn confirmed to headline next year’s event in Birmingham

Fancy going Dutch?

With the costs of going to university in the UK continuing to rise, Ted Underwood looks at the benefits of studying abroad

Kent’s new home for business

The University of Kent is investing in a new £20m campus facility for two of its major academic departments

WATCH - video report from Class of 2020

The Class of 2020 celebrates after another successful conference examining the highs and lows of the student accommodation sector

Tantalising tips for a veggie Christmas

Alex Connell, tutor at the Cordon Vert cookery school, shares his tips on how to prepare the perfect veggie feast this Christmas

Coventry embraces online learning

Coventry University College has unveiled plans to launch a programme of online degrees in 2015 to better meet the needs of its students