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HE benefits from Sport England funding
An additional eight universities have received funding from Sport England’s University Sport Activation Fund
Nurturing talent
Universities responsibility towards students is to do more than just provide an education – it is about helping provide a future, says Jane Horridge
The London buzz
Limited edition honey, produced by Aramark-sponsored bees, has gone on sale at the University of London
Fashion boost for Unite Foundation
'Gladrags-to-riches' entrepreneur Wayne Hemingway has become the patron of social mobility charity the Unite Foundation
October edition of B4E is out now!
The October issue of Building 4 Education magazine is now available to download from our website and app store
From new builds to refurbs
Ellis Furniture lists the top 5 issues facing universities when refurbishing student bedrooms/ living spaces
Its not the App, it’s the Application
In a newly-rented office suite off Deansgate in the centre of Manchester, Jamil Khalil is building a new virtual space. Martin Hall reports
Liquid assets
Sika Liquid Plastics roofing membrane is a vital element in Lancaster Uni’s energy efficient new science, technology and engineering building
Get kitted out
There are certainly long term savings to be had by investing in the Devolo dLAN 500 Wi-Fi Network Kit. Adam Omar reports
Plymouth launches e-book initiative
Plymouth University is working with a global digital textbook provider on a pioneering initiative to make e-Textbooks available to students
New Cardiff centre for leaders of future
A £14.5 million centre for teaching and training tomorrow’s global business leaders has opened at Cardiff Business School
Revolutionary findings to change TV ads
University researcher discovers new way of syncing music to video which will revolutionise the production of TV adverts and more
UoW embraces smartphones
The University of Westminster (UoW) is embracing edtech by allowing students and staff access to the academic timetable via their mobile devices
UB November edition out now
The November edition of University Business magazine, the property issue, is now available to download
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All change at Jisc

Professor Martin Hall tells us how Jisc, the UK’s information technology service for HE and FE, has gone from ISP to solutions partner

Combining the old with the new

Refurbishing ancient university buildings holds a number of challenges. UB spoke to property consultancy Bidwells to find out more

Digital degree delivery

The current student body, Generation Ys and Millennials, want to be challenged, not lectured to, says Nancy Coleman

Steni brightens up Liverpool project

Rainscreen cladding by Steni features on new-generation luxury student accommodation in Islington, Liverpool

Eco-friendly on the menu

Age-old dining customs embraced eco-friendly alternatives at the 2014 Environmental Awards held recently at Cambridge

Edinburgh in language push

People living in Scotland are set to benefit from a new centre that will encourage and support speaking more than one language

The sale-ready audit

Rachel Stott and Tim Smithers from Veale Wasbrough Vizards LLP, tell us more about preparing land for disposable development

Revving up in Bolton

The University of Bolton and British racing car company Ginetta have strengthened links ahead of the newly announced LMP3 car

Student housing project for Norwich

Alumno’s new student housing and community development set to transform the Norwich bus station area

Edinburgh takes the Big Apple by storm

The University of Edinburgh is intensifying its links with North America by opening a new liaison office in New York City

Putting digital top of the agenda

University Business Managing Editor Hannah Oakman reports from the Universities UK conference on digital marketing

Dawnus Kingston project Tops Out

Zac Goldsmith, MP, Tops Out new £10 million Kingston College Creative Industries Centre, built by Dawnus Construction