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HE benefits from Sport England funding
An additional eight universities have received funding from Sport England’s University Sport Activation Fund
TERMINALFOUR announces $2m boost
TERMINALFOUR today announced the completion of a $2m investment in its higher education digital engagement platform
A leading, global education
One in ten current world leaders have studied in the UK, according to new research from the British Council
Missed FOTE 2014? (video)
You can now catch up on all the recordings from the day
Sir Bob Burgess bids fond farewell
Professor Sir Bob Burgess bids farewell after 15 years’ transformative leadership at the University of Leicester
Morgan Sindall wins £9.9m York Uni job
Construction and infrastructure company Morgan Sindall has been appointed by the University of York to build its new Environment Building
£8m investment for science in the north
Newcastle is leading a partnership of North universities given funding by Government to train the scientists of the future
Taking sustainability seriously
UK universities are set to embrace sustainability in the curriculum with new guidelines outlined this month
Sperm expert praised at Sheffield
Sheffield scientist Dr Allan Pacey is honoured for his outstanding contribution to pioneering fertility research

Following in Buzz Lightyear’s footsteps
Phil Richards, chief innovation officer at Jisc, discusses maximising the potential of digital technologies across higher and further education
First impressions
Complete orientation review ensures first impressions are right, says David Dickinson, Director of Student Experience at Roehampton
Nurturing talent
Universities responsibility towards students is to do more than just provide an education – it is about helping provide a future, says Jane Horridge
SARs: The bugbear of FE
Martin Lawrie from Newcastle-under-Lyme College explains how adopting the right technology can ensure a more effective SAR
Scrumming down in Loughborough
Loughborough Students’ Rugby Union has bolstered its coaching set-up with the addition of two former international players
Supplier Focus

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