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Blogs

Sustainability

From zero to hero... responsible procurement in Manchester

Kevin Casey and Ian Jarvey, in charge of procurement at The University of Manchester, discuss ...

Students

Changing spaces

How undergraduates use their living space differently, and how Northumbria University is adapt...

Students

Course professionalisation

Many more degrees need to be hooked into professional training, qualifications and accreditati...

Technology

The rise and rise of learning analytics

Analysis of the digital trails that students leave will become central to curriculum design, s...

Technology

Monetising MOOCs

David Smith, Director Simon-Kucher & Partners, explains how universities can make money from o...

Technology

Making the most of big data

Big data is the current buzz word in the higher education sector, but its promises are not goi...

Technology

A taste of 21st century higher education

Jim Tudor from Future Index looks at how higher education is adapting to the modern age and pr...

Catering & hospitality

To be or not to be... organic

Our fresh foods may contain more than just vitamins, and it is these hidden extras that may ha...

Technology

Making the most of VLEs

Anmoal Thethi, Senior Instructional Designer at PlattForm, explains how to use VLEs to attract...

Finance, legal, HR

The great VISA challenge

Here are five tips to successfully navigating the Tier 4 visa application system by Gordon Bul...

Technology

Looking for solutions

What'€™s the purpose of research, if not development? R&D applies as equally to the campus as ...

Technology

Get the most from digital

Never before have we spent so much time '€˜switched on'€™, says Emily Perry, Director, Humm Me...

Technology

Leveraging learning analytics

Niall Sclater, consultant and director at Sclater Digital, discusses leveraging learning analy...

Technology

Net Neutrality?

Martin Hall asks; what do Reykjavik and Washington have in common, that potentially affects us...

International

Leave to remain

The reintroduction of a post-graduation work visa for international students is essential says...

Events

Top tips for surviving Bett 2015

Whether you'™re a newbie to Bett or a long term '˜Betteran'™, four days at the ExCeL with 800 ...

Technology

Captivating content

Seth Cayley, Head of Research Publishing, Cengage Learning EMEA, looks at digital newspaper ar...

People

Learning: an essential coping mechanism

Buckinghamshire New University’s Gloria Moss discusses the importance of learning across all...

Technology

Identify the trends

Serra Luck from HID Global looks at the trends affecting the deployment and management of stud...

Technology

Pity the poor supplier

A brief peek inside the engine room of ICT sales company IDNS, by Wireless Division Manager, S...

Technology

A digital transformation

UB spoke to Daniel Prendergast, Head of Digital at Sheffield Hallam University, to find out mo...

Technology

Five edtech predictions for 2015

Justin Beck, Vice President of Education, at video technology platform Kaltura, gives his take...

Technology

LoLa

Low latency solutions, or LoLa, is one of a range of new, system wide digital solutions provid...

Research

Diversifying income streams

Bridging the gap between academia and industry through strategic partnerships, by Dr Stephanie...

Research

Assessing employability

Harish Jyawali, Senior lecturer at Greenwich School of Management uncovers the issues in work ...

Technology

Seamless unification

Andy Makeham, MD of Compass Computer Consultants, tells us about ProUnify, the missing piece i...

Technology

Disaster Recovery 101

A Disaster Recovery Plan is essential to manage your business critical systems should there be...

Students

Meet the Millennials...

...the generation of students with big expectations explains Dr Matt Carter, founder of Messag...

Technology

A digital future for UK HE

There are a myriad of ways technology can help create a more efficient HE sector says Martyn H...

Students

What can empathy teach us?

We could all learn something by looking at the student experience from a student perspective, ...

Students

Strong brand to boost student numbers

Richard Gillingwater, Director of Brand Strategy at Accrue Fulton, looks at the best ways to a...

Facilities

A smart investment

Hannah Oakman reveals the latest trends in student living from the annual Property Week Studen...

Facilities

Judging a book by its cover

The world has come a long way since George Eliot had a character in The Mill on the Floss slat...

Technology

Creating a digital experience

Introducing a more personal element will be increasingly important in getting the online deliv...

Facilities

Location, location, location

Rhonda Olsen explains why getting relocation right is the key to keeping UK universities compe...

Facilities

High achievers

Paul Harris from Anglia Ruskin University comments on what the future holds for university res...

Technology

Top tips for improving cyber security

Having to respond to cyber security incidents can seem like a never-ending task, says Lee Harr...

Technology

Social media and new ways of learning

Much less than a lifetime ago, education was the gateway to rare and scarce information. Now, ...

Facilities

Facing the BIM juggernaut

A step-by-step approach to BIM adoption, by Allan Hunt BSc MRICS, a Director of AHR Building C...

Students

Third is the word

Andrew Kane from FaulknerBrowns explains the concept of the €˜'third space'€™ and the impact i...