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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
Student housing project for Norwich
Alumno’s new student housing and community development set to transform the Norwich bus station area
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
Bucks app gives students helping hand
An app has been created at Bucks New University to support new students during their first weeks of settling into university life
Counting the Cost
Exactal UK & Europe Director Simon Lovegrove explains the importance of BIM-compatible estimating software CostX
Revving up in Bolton
The University of Bolton and British racing car company Ginetta have strengthened links ahead of the newly announced LMP3 car
Sperm expert praised at Sheffield
Sheffield scientist Dr Allan Pacey is honoured for his outstanding contribution to pioneering fertility research

The London buzz
Limited edition honey, produced by Aramark-sponsored bees, has gone on sale at the University of London
Tablet use in HE
Queen Mary University London launches one of the largest ever studies of tablet use in UK higher education
Derby duo scoop top honours
A duo of lecturers from the University of Derby have been awarded with a top National Teaching Fellowship (NTF)
Vice-Chancellors: masters of doublethink?
Higher education expert, Mike Boxall, examines PA Consulting Group’s latest survey of university leaders
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
Steni brightens up Liverpool project
Rainscreen cladding by Steni features on new-generation luxury student accommodation in Islington, Liverpool
Clouding the issue
Forget the jargon: cloud access is information access, argues Lenovo Worldwide Education Executive, Sam Morris
Supplier Focus

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