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Tightening security across campus
Cashless payment systems are fast coming into the fore as our society undergoes a payment revolution, says Chris Lyons
First phase of Science Centre opens
The University of Wolverhampton has opened the first two floors of its new £25m science centre, completed by contractors Kier
Winchester Prof receives honour from Oz
Innovative research into positive learning techniques has won a University of Winchester academic an accolade from Australia
OUP and Emerge Education in new deal
Oxford University Press has partnered with Emerge Education to support new educational start-ups
Northampton welcomes Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, has visited the University of Northampton's Park Campus as part of a tour of the UK
Digital degree delivery
The current student body, Generation Ys and Millennials, want to be challenged, not lectured to, says Nancy Coleman
A concrete example
The benefits of pre-cast concrete became evident during the construction of the country’s first university training school in Birmingham
Green Gown Award winners announced
Sustainability leaders gathered at The University of Manchester’s Whitworth Hall, as the winners of the Green Gown Awards were announced
Employment law review
Bettina Rigg from Veale Wasbrough Vizards looks at recent employment law developments and scans the horizon for 2015
Sound advice for universities
The acoustic environment has a significant impact on the ability of students to focus says Shane Cryer of Saint-Gobain Ecophon
Knighthood for Prof Sir David Greenaway
The Vice-Chancellor of The University of Nottingham is set to receive his knighthood at Buckingham Palace this week
Bury College extension completed
Eric Wright Construction has completed work on a £2.8m development at Bury College in Greater Manchester
New £4m lab opens at Imperial College
A £4 million mini-factory for developing the next generation of miniaturised medical devices and robots is now open
Northampton starts work on Waterside
The University of Northampton’s ambitious plans to build a new campus in the heart of Northampton are now well underway
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Manage your sustainability performance

The EAUC gives UK universities the freedom to shape what sustainability means for them and help to improve performance

Funding update at Wellcome Trust

The Wellcome Trust has launched an evolution of its funding framework to help support excellent research in the UK and worldwide

New Deputy VC for UWE

The University of the West of England has appointed Helen Lloyd Wildman as Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer

Head to the Creative Quarter

Young people from 13-19 will be offered the chance to explore life and careers in the creative industries at Creative Quarter

Twitter makes teen girls happier

Twitter makes teenage girls happier than Facebook according to research conducted by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

Enterprise on show for Minister

Greg Clark MP, Minister for Universities, Science and Cities recently visited The University of Nottingham Innovation Park

December edition of IET is out now!

The December issue of Independent Education Today magazine is now available to download from our website and app store

Heritage windows complete the picture

The University of Manchester’s neo-classical Samuel Alexander building has been renovated as part of a £14m refurbishment project

£1million university projects delivered

Construction company Woodhead has reached the end of its £1 million programme of improvement works for the University of Lincoln

The changing role of research managers

Julia Warner from University of East Anglia looks at the shifting role of research managers over the past year

Huddersfield Hon Doc for Prof Gow

Professor Gow has received an Honorary Doctorate of the University for services to education

Scholarships bolster MOOC offering

The University of Southampton will offer the first scholarships associated with a FutureLearn online course