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Leeds Met and GB join forces
Leeds Met and GB Building Solutions announce partnership to give students access to work placements and real-life projects
Putting digital top of the agenda
University Business Managing Editor Hannah Oakman reports from the Universities UK conference on digital marketing
Contracts exchanged for UWTSD campus
Plans to create a £100m waterside campus for University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) have taken a major step forward
Pushing the envelope
Siniat’s Chris Norris tells Building For Education why steel frame systems and gypsum sheathing are proving popular in the education sector
Derby duo scoop top honours
A duo of lecturers from the University of Derby have been awarded with a top National Teaching Fellowship (NTF)
The raw impact of food
According to Professor David Russell, a raw food diet is the fastest food option you can consume – pick, wash and eat!
UB November edition out now
The November edition of University Business magazine, the property issue, is now available to download
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
NG Bailey secures library contract
NG Bailey has secured a £9.2m mechanical & electrical (M&E) contract as part of £42m Birmingham Uni New Library redevelopment
Creating a warm welcome
At Warwick University, the yellow T-shirt clad students are known as the Warwick Welcome Service reports Simon Fairbanks
Taking sustainability seriously
UK universities are set to embrace sustainability in the curriculum with new guidelines outlined this month
Southampton MOOCs reach milestone
The University of Southampton has reached a milestone of 100,000 enrolments on its Massive Open Online Courses
New chair for CBI South West
The new Chair of the CBI South West has been announced as Steve West, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of the West of England
Analyse this
Portal looks at how data analytics can enable higher education institutions to learn more from their student data
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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