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Technology

5 top tips for planning preservation of research data

Ensuring the preservation of data is essential for any HE institution. CoSector shares its top...

Technology

Cracking the code for mainframe programming

Richard Whomes, Director, Sales Engineering at Rocket Software, explains why universities and ...

Students

Building an entrepreneurial eco-system

Nowadays, young people see entrepreneurship as career pathway, says Gurpreet Jagpal, CEO Londo...

Finance, legal, HR

Why you can't brand a university

Ian Allison, Strategic Creative Director, Instinctif Partners, talks about the challenges of c...

Technology

The smart home reloaded - welcome to the intelligent campus

Wayfinding, intelligent timetabling and emotion recognition: The future of our campuses is sma...

Students

The necessity of mediation

Mediators are able to restore the lines of communication, rebuild relationships and get to roo...

Students

Halting the rise of university drop-out rates

What can universities do to spot and help struggling students before they decide to stop study...

Facilities

IT leaders choose lamp-free projector technology

The new academic year will see a move towards technologies which increase efficiency, says Cas...

Facilities

Industrial design scheme at De Montfort University

Mark Richards, Head of Design at Godfrey Syrett discusses a recently completed installation at...

Technology

What's new in lecture capture?

Matrox's Daniel Maloney explains how multi-stream enhances the student experience

Students

TEF results: the first step down a new path for HE

This year's TEF result is only a kick off, but it is an important start, says Professor Dr Mau...

Technology

Five ways digital innovation increases student retention

By Matt Searles, Industry Director for Education, Unit4 UK

Technology

Have you ever thought about printing the entire Internet?

If you printed the Internet (not including the so-called dark web) you could travel a quarter ...

Technology

What is the future of library technology?

D-Tech International looks at current library technology and what is just around the corner

Facilities

Effortless note-taking with the Ferco Wrimatic Tablet

David Hubbleday explains the benefits of the award-winning integrated writing tablet

Technology

How mobile technology can benefit learning

Elliot Gowans, VP at D2L, talks about mobile technology benefiting learning

People

Sustainable building for student wellbeing

James Willcox, Principal Sustainable Development Lead at Willmott Dixon, dispells the myths as...

Facilities

ASRA - The Student Accommodation People

Karen Burke, ASRA Chair and Accommodation Services Manager at Sheffield Hallam University, wri...

Technology

Webinar: How to make managing users simple

Prepare for the September intake and make managing users simple

Technology

Making BYOD safe for universities

Matt Green, Client Director for Education, Insight UK, talks the BYOD initiative, and how to e...

Catering & hospitality

Navigating allergen legislation

TUCO's chair Matt White outlines the organisation's allergens checklist

Technology

Minimising the risk of school cyber attacks

Schools need to ensure they have measures in place to reduce the risk of cyber attacks or 'ped...

Facilities

Contemplating the future of the physical campus

What will universities be like in 25 years' time? Will technology reduce the need to be on cam...

Finance, legal, HR

Vice-chancellor pay, what's the story?

By Jenny Brown, Chief Not for Profit Operating Officer, Grant Thornton UK LLP

International

Inclusion is key for HE

Principal of University of the West of Scotland (UWS), Craig Mahoney explains why inclusion mu...

Finance, legal, HR

Developing leaders in an ever-changing world

As educators, what can we do to change the conversation around leadership, while also equippin...

Students

What TEF really means

Kenny Nicholl, Vice President EMEA of Instructure discusses the importance of putting the stud...

Students

How do you attract Generation Z?

Beth Spencer outlines the scope of a brand new whitepaper from MintTwist about engaging with m...

Finance, legal, HR

How to get the most out of your brand review

Refreshed university branding can amplify reputation and greatly influence a student's decisio...

Students

TEF results and the art of being adaptable

Graduates don't just need to make the grade: Being flexible is key to employability, says Stud...

People

What results should you expect from recruitment technology?

Hireserve's Hannah Vincent explains what benefits a good Applicant Tracking System should brin...

Technology

Marketing to international students: improving engagement

University of Leicester develops its international engagement through online marketing

Technology

Getting Schooled: 8 Steps to Protect You from Ransomware

Prevention is better than cure when it comes to ransomware and your institution, says Stu Sjou...

Facilities

La Dolce Vita... In England

The Bringme Box means students can pick up their packages without the hassle

Technology

HE must embrace digital marketing to engage with students

By Owen Morris, Head of Public Relations and Corporate Communications at University of Northam...

Technology

How can ransomware and the WannaCry virus hurt HE?

Mark Lomas of Digital Marketplace Probrand talks ransomware defences, and essential processes ...

Facilities

Reduce energy usage in halls of residence

Most universities are well aware of the need to reduce their carbon footprint; part of this is...

Research

The Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF): Implications for HE

Dr Nena Skrbic, Head of Teacher Education at Leeds City College, discusses the TEF and its imp...

International

How can the UK retain its appeal to international students?

Christopher Airey, Managing Director at Diversity Travel discusses maintaining international s...

Catering & hospitality

The science behind event catering

By Matt White, Chair of TUCO and Director of Catering, Hotel and Conference Services at The Un...