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A job with no perks?
Jenny Shaw, Head of Higher Education Engagement at Unite, looks at some contentious aspects of postgraduate life in the UK
VC elected as AUA President
Professor Ruth Farwell has been elected as the new Honorary President of the Association of University Administrators (AUA)
Learning gap between schools and HE
Students do not feel prepared for the style of learning they will encounter at university, according to new survey
Bright ideas scheme shines
A new ideas scheme has been launched at Leeds Metropolitan University to generate creative solutions and increase staff engagement
An international view point
Cardiff University’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Colin Riordan, explains how international students view the UK as a destination
UTC Oxfordshire gets the go ahead
Planning approval has recently been granted for an £11 million University Technical College in Didcot, Oxfordshire
Keeping it Real
Take advantage of our discount offer for University and University Related Real Estate on 16th September 2014, London
College employs ISG for £12m renovation
Construction company, ISG, is MidKent College's chosen company to manage their £12m higher-level skills centre refurbishment
Student community in decline
Students no longer feel they have a strong sense of community where they live according to a report by the National Student Housing Survey (NSHS)
Bath Spa’s Forest of Imagination
The Forest of Imagination successfully transformed part of Bath Spa University’s Sion Hill campus into an imagined landscape
Vivreau products ticking eco-boxes
Following the recent HEFCE Revolving Green Fund, unis can now implement ec0-friendly initiatives further
Derby swimmer heads to Berlin
A University of Derby student will compete for GB's open water swimming team at the European Championships in Berlin this week
Under lock and key
Tina Hughan from Assa Abloy offers some advice on ensuring safety within educational and residential facilities
Northampton to host ISIRC
The University of Northampton is to host the International Social Innovation Research Conference (ISIRC) next month
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Educational expert at UDOL conference

One of the world’s leaders in educational thought will speak to academic staff from around the globe at a University of Derby Online Learning (UDOL)

Online and off-kilter?

The student experience is now a connected experience argues Lenovo Worldwide Education Executive, Sam Morris. But is it better?

Prime spot for Leicester post-grads

Primus Place will offer new accommodation just for postgraduates, with 150 large studio apartments

Under lock and key

Tina Hughan from Assa Abloy offers some advice on ensuring safety within educational and residential facilities

Switched on to sustainability

The University of Leeds’ new postgrad accommodation features some cutting-edge, sustainable lighting solutions

Minories report

Garreth Joyce of Walsh Associates explains the challenges presented by the Minories student accommodation project in London

Universities expand in cautious market

Majority (83%) of finance directors say they will increase capital expenditure in the next year, according to Deloitte's annual survey

Green solutions at The Renewables Event

The Renewables Event, the UK’s only conference dedicated to onsite renewable energy generation, returns to the NEC on September 16-17

Keeping it Real

Take advantage of our discount offer for University and University Related Real Estate on 16th September 2014, London

And the winner is…

The winners of the RIBA prizes for outstanding architecture include seven educational projects – two of which are Stirling nominated