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More options: greater complexity
The traditional approach to strategy rests on making predictions about the future and then providing a clear plan to accompany that
£27m building boost for Sheffield Hallam
The new Heart of the Campus development has brought staff and students together, in an open, energy-efficient building
HE benefits from Sport England funding
An additional eight universities have received funding from Sport England’s University Sport Activation Fund
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
A contactless campus
Secure identity solutions provider, HID Global, is helping the higher education sector maximise value using a “one card” solution
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
Sharing best practice
Following last year’s successful launch event, the two-day Education Estates conference and exhibition is returning in November
Sussex boosts Thailand links
The University of Sussex has strengthened its links with Mahidol University in Thailand by signing a memorandum of understanding
The road to better authentication
Having a good password policy with consistent enforcement is key, says Todd Peterson, IAM Evangelist, at Dell Software
Viva la revolución
International cuisine is crucial to menus these days, but perhaps not for the reasons you'd expect, discovers Larry Day
Poets' Corner in Huddersfield
Poet Lemn Sissay MBE's work, 'Let there be peace', has been engraved on the University's Creative Arts Building
Creating a warm welcome
At Warwick University, the yellow T-shirt clad students are known as the Warwick Welcome Service reports Simon Fairbanks
Coventry launches dual Chinese degree
Coventry University launches a degree programme in China, working with the South West University of Political Science and Law
Building city and academic bridges
National report cites University of Sheffield as leading example of how universities help drive UK regional economic growth


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More wood for student accommodation

The construction of student accommodation is being revolutionised by increased use of factory built frames, according to industry experts

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