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Technology

What makes a MOOC different?

UB asks Julie Stone, Director of University of Derby Online Learning, about MOOCs and how they...

Students

It's time to rethink how we 'go' to university

By Dr Philip Hallam, Vice-Chancellor of Arden University

Students

Are virtual open days the future of university recruitment?

By Gavin Newman, Director at Ivent

Finance, legal, HR

Crimson Consultants: CRM of the Crop

Conference hears of CRM impact at the University of South Wales, writes Simon Fry

Technology

Engage young minds with immersive AV learning environments

James Meredith, Product Experience Manager at WyreStorm Technologies, explains how

Technology

Why should we use Microsoft Office 365 in education?

By Paul Dredge - EasiPC & Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert

Students

How to create a productive working environment

Ben Hall, from Student Furniture, explains why it's important to design student spaces with st...

Sustainability

Warp It and avoid waste!

Online reuse set to save universities £1 million in 2017

Facilities

The power of CCTV integration with Access Control

Securing your premises and keeping occupants safe can be achieved in many ways

Finance, legal, HR

What's in store for HE in 2017?

AUDE Chair, Trevor Humphreys, discusses the challenges and opportunities facing the HE sector ...

Facilities

Award-winning seating chosen for award-winning college

KI's range of educational seating products has been chosen to take pride of place in one of Sc...

Students

Answering the why of student retention

By Andy Durman, Managing Director of Economic Modelling Specialists International UK

Students

How to improve student retention

In today's competitive HE sector, it is vital that universities have clearly defined student r...

Facilities

How to satisfy thermal preferences for minimum energy

Satisfying thermal preferences for the minimum amount of energy equals happy students and happ...

People

Championing equality in HE

Uni of Leicester hands new Deputy PVC, Dr Kate Williams, a megaphone to champion her cause for...

Facilities

Building for the future

Gavin White, Director of Buildings at Ramboll, explains how clever engineering can help studen...

Technology

Engage young minds with immersive AV learning environments

James Meredith, Product Experience Manager at WyreStorm Technologies, explains how

Facilities

Shelving and storage in the modern HE library

Richard Ryan, Managing Director of Forster Ecospace Ltd, talks us through the company's approa...

International

Universities can help their communities navigate Brexit

In the aftermath of the Brexit vote, universities have a responsibility to help their local co...

Technology

Growing universities' online business 

Distance learning is the future, says Professor Geoff Smith

Facilities

Godfrey Syrett wins contract to furnish 536 beds

Godfrey Syrett wins contract to furnish 536-bed student accommodation scheme

Finance, legal, HR

How will HE tackle the big issues in 2017?

Brexit means Brexit and we will have to help Theresa May make the best of it, says Andy Westwo...

Finance, legal, HR

How will business schools tackle the big issues in HE?

Professor Angus Laing, Dean, Lancaster University Management School, shares his views

Technology

Edtech trends to look out for in 2017

With the right funding, the education industry will continue to make headway on its path to di...

International

The Trump effect: what next for international students?

Concerns about the future for international students in the US have been overstated, says Stud...

Facilities

Building for the future with Ramboll

Gavin White, Director of Buildings at Ramboll, explains how clever engineering can help studen...

Technology

The future of edtech - predictions for 2017

By Ash Merchant, Director of Education, Fujitsu

Facilities

HE's challenge for 2017

Universities will need to show a sceptical government they continue to take seriously measures...

Finance, legal, HR

Procuring for the future

Following the Brexit vote, what next for public procurement rules and their application to uni...

Catering & hospitality

Incorporating food trends into campus offers

Affordable, healthy & delicious fast-food epitomises student requirements - emotionally & phys...

Catering & hospitality

New year, new menu

From street food to local produce, what's being consumed on campus and what are the predicted ...

Finance, legal, HR

Preparing for the GDPR

Andrew Cormack, Chief Regulatory Advisor at Jisc, provides a guide for universities

Students

Supporting students - the road ahead

Einita Sohal, ASRA & Unite Students, talks about supporting students on their journey from lea...

Students

Digital, the driving force

Gavin Newman, Director at Ivent, explains how digital is a driving force for student recruitme...

Facilities

Bedfordshire transforms campus with new library building

The University of Bedfordshire opens its stunning new £46m library on the university's Luton c...

Students

Digital - the recruitment marketing driving force

Gavin Newman, Ivent Director, explains how digital is a driving force for student recruitment ...

People

What lies ahead?

UB Editor, Rebecca Paddick asks, what are the major challenges across the sector for 2017, and...

Finance, legal, HR

Marketing Masterclass

Keri Beckingham looks at how universities are changing with the times to attract the next coho...

Events

Green light for Leicester

The 12th Green Gown Awards were a triumphant celebration of higher and further education's sus...

International

FutureLearn offers full online degrees

FutureLearn and Deakin University the first to offer range of degrees delivered entirely on a ...