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A smartphone revolution
Dean Dickinson explains how the smartphone revolution will help universities and colleges improve student retention
From new builds to refurbs
Ellis Furniture lists the top 5 issues facing universities when refurbishing student bedrooms/ living spaces
Greening up at Unite Students
The NUS’ green change scheme has been adopted by the UK’s biggest student accommodation provider, Unite
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
Derby duo scoop top honours
A duo of lecturers from the University of Derby have been awarded with a top National Teaching Fellowship (NTF)
Sharing best practice
Following last year’s successful launch event, the two-day Education Estates conference and exhibition is returning in November
A multi-billion investment
Jon Wakeford, Group Director, Strategy and Communication at UPP, looks at developing public/private partnerships within HE
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
UCL campus overhaul
University College London (UCL) receives planning approval for £9.3m Wilkins Terrace and Refectory redevelopment
Steni brightens up Liverpool project
Rainscreen cladding by Steni features on new-generation luxury student accommodation in Islington, Liverpool
Bigger boost for disadvantaged students
More than £8.5 million in new funding has been secured by The Unite Foundation as new Chair Jenny Shaw is appointed
Supporting world-class universities
The HE sector is perfectly poised to grow and drive the UK’s economic prosperity says Professor Shamit Saggar at UPP
UWE student is squash number one
UWE Bristol student, Mohamed Elshorbagy, has topped the Professional Squash Association’s (PSA) World Rankings
UK’s greenest building hits high point
The Enterprise Centre, on target to be UK’s greenest commercial building, has reached its highest construction point
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The new world order

Adapting to change is key to inspiring and engaging a new generation of students, says Dr Rupert Ward

Learning to work

Thierry Collet looks at the impact of 3D technology on education and how it's changing perceptions and the business of teaching

Sussex develops multicriteria mapping

A new web-based application, which helps analyse complex issues and make decisions, has been launched as collaborative project

UWE welcomes new Deputy VC

The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has appointed Professor Jane Harrington to the role of Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Keep the noise down

James Clark, commercial director of Airdri, looks at how universities can benefit from reducing noise sustainably

Space-saving recycling bin stacks up

Leafield Environmental has created a modern space-saving recycling unit for Bath Spa University’s newly completed halls of residence

A multi-billion investment

Jon Wakeford, Group Director, Strategy and Communication at UPP, looks at developing public/private partnerships within HE

Business school power backs new charter

Small Business Charter launches Government-backed Growth Voucher initiative for small businesses

Social media strikes gold for Derby

The University of Derby has won an award at the inaugural East Midlands Innovation in Healthcare awards

A concrete example

The benefits of pre-cast concrete became evident during the construction of the country’s first university training school in Birmingham

And now the weather ...

The importance of protecting the built environment from weather damage is being brought into focus by the Resilience14 conference

November edition of B4E is out now!

The November issue of Building 4 Education magazine is now available to download from our website and app store