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Following in Buzz Lightyear’s footsteps
Phil Richards, chief innovation officer at Jisc, discusses maximising the potential of digital technologies across higher and further education
Bristol’s Bright Night
Brain cells were buzzing across Bristol recently as the city’s research was showcased to the public on Bristol Bright Night
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
Parental guidance (not always) needed...
New research from Coventry University shows a quarter of students are listening to parents advice on choosing a uni
A leading, global education
One in ten current world leaders have studied in the UK, according to new research from the British Council
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
Permitted development
Sevi Rixson explains how student accommodation is changing the face of the high street in university towns
Millennials in the spotlight
Join the largest Student Housing Conference at the Class of 2020 in Amsterdam on 12 November 2015
Glasgow to sell fossil fuel investment
The University of Glasgow has become the first university in Europe to sell off the shares it holds in companies producing fossil fuels
Attenborough boost for Bristol science
Britain's best-known naturalist Sir David Attenborough has opened Bristol University's new £56.5m Life Sciences building
UB November edition out now
The November edition of University Business magazine, the property issue, is now available to download
TERMINALFOUR announces $2m boost
TERMINALFOUR today announced the completion of a $2m investment in its higher education digital engagement platform
MOOC explores nature and value of play
A new online course will explore how play is an important part of our lives, from a baby’s first game of peek-a-boo through to adulthood
From new builds to refurbs
Ellis Furniture lists the top 5 issues facing universities when refurbishing student bedrooms/ living spaces
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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