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Social media and new ways of learning
Much less than a lifetime ago, education was the gateway to rare and scarce information. Now, we are swamped by digital data, says Martin Hall
Sir Jackie Stewart on dyslexia struggles
Former world champion F1 racing driver, Sir Jackie Stewart OBE, speaks about his personal experiences of living with dyslexia
Titchmarsh new Chancellor of Winchester
Alan Titchmarsh is to succeed Prof Dame Mary Fagan as Chancellor of the University of Winchester, with effect from August 2015
BFI creates filmmaker MOOC
FutureLearn and the British Film Institute (BFI), are joining forces to create free online courses for aspiring filmmakers around the world
UCA students work on studio upgrade
Students from the University for the Creative Arts have been working with Riverside Studios in Hammersmith on its planned revamp
A digital future for UK HE
There are a myriad of ways technology can help create a more efficient HE sector says Martyn Harrow, Chief Executive of Jisc
Graham joins Cambridge development
Cambridge University awards contract for postgraduate student accommodation on the NW Cambridge Development to Graham Construction
A Masterclass with Fred Sirieix
University Hospitality Seminars welcome back Fred Sirieix to present his Masterclass ‘Making Excellence a Habit’ on Tuesday 3rd February
Regent's Pop Up Pavilion planned
A new ‘Pop Up Pavilion’ is being planned for public use in Westminster and Camden to benefit local communities
Food science boost for QMU Edinburgh
The first Scottish Centre for Food Development & Innovation has launched at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh
The world is your oyster
Tantalise your taste buds with some delicious oysters, says Andy Gray, Trade Marketing Manager at Seafish
Stuff the turkey this year
Professor David Russell, Founder and Chairman of the Russell Partnership, asks if the traditional option is always best?
Mind mapping with MindMeister
MindMeister is the market leader in online mind mapping and already being used by academic institutions around the world
University of Derby wins £5m for STEM
The University of Derby has been successfully granted £5 million by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)
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Is social media the new common room?

Today’s students see technology as fun, not an add-on. Nicola Yeeles examines the value of social media in higher education

What lies ahead

University Business asks a panel of higher education professionals: what are the major challenges across the sector for 2015?

Assessing employability

Harish Jyawali, Senior lecturer at Greenwich School of Management uncovers the issues in work related assessment

£13m student living at UWE Bristol

UWE Bristol has unveiled its new £13m student accommodation - Wallscourt Park Residences - with almost 400 new rooms on offer

Nottingham wins £1.2m research contract

The University of Nottingham is working on a big project to bring new wing design, manufacturing and assembly technologies

Record numbers placed at UK unis

The number of students placed by UCAS in higher education has exceeded half a million for the first time, says new report

Taking on the high street and winning

Katie Butler shares a fresh approach on transforming retail marketing and building customer loyalty

Prospects Postgrad Awards 2014

More than 150 HE leaders gathered in November at the Midland Hotel in Manchester, for the Prospects Postgraduate Awards 2014

Seamless unification

Andy Makeham, MD of Compass Computer Consultants, tells us about ProUnify, the missing piece in the education technology software puzzle

Game-changing facilities for Staffs

Staffordshire University has announced more than £12m investment in new computing and games facilities at its Stoke-on-Trent campus

Grand opening for new York facility

Government’s chief scientific advisor Sir Mark Walport opens new science teaching and learning building at York

£1m for Edinburgh Global Academies

Some of the biggest challenges facing mankind will be investigated in a study by the University’s four Global Academies