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University Alliance responds to the Teaching Excellence Framework awards

June 22, 2017

Commenting on the announcement of TEF awards, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: Alliance universities have a long and proud tradition of excellence in teaching. By designi...

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Queen’s Birthday Honours for UA colleagues

June 21, 2017

We are pleased that the work of individuals based at, and associated with,  Alliance institutions has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list this week. A University of Huddersfi...

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British Chamber of Commerce

BCC Business and Education Summit 2017: How can universities and business work together to drive economic growth?

June 20, 2017

University Alliance is proud to be a reciprocal partner for the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Business and Education Summit 2017, taking place on Thursday 6 July 2017 at etc. venues, St [&hell...

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UA Summit 2017 – Locally rooted and globally-connected

June 14, 2017

Our Annual Summit took place this week at the University of Salford’s MediaCityUK campus. It provided a chance for us to think strategically about the factors which will affect the […]

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Wonkhe: Most Excellent! The Teaching Excellence Alliance

June 7, 2017

Dr Sam Grogan, Director of the Teaching Excellence Alliance (TEA) has written an article for Wonkhe about the new University Alliance initiative. You can read the article here and find out […]

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British Chamber of Commerce

Business and Education Summit: Reciprocal Partnership

May 26, 2017

University Alliance is proud to be a reciprocal partner for the British Chambers of Commerce Business and Education Summit 2017. We think it is vital to increase collaboration between the business ...

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Innovating Future Business 2017

Innovating Future Business 2017: The results

May 17, 2017

University Alliance held its inaugural student enterprise competition, Innovating Future Business, on Wednesday 10 May. The competition, organised in partnership with the University of Salford and ...

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Innovating Future Business 2017

University Alliance: Innovating Future Business 2017

May 4, 2017

This month University Alliance will hold its inaugural student enterprise competition Innovating Future Business, showcasing and supporting forward-thinking business ideas. Budding entrepreneurs re...

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University Alliance: Higher education and research priorities for the 2017 General Election

April 27, 2017

Ahead of the General Election on 8 June, University Alliance sets out higher education and research priorities for the next government. Support excellent technical and professional education at all...

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University Alliance responds to HEPI report on teacher education and training

April 27, 2017

Commenting on Whither Teacher Education and Training? published by HEPI, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “The recruitment and retention of high quality teachers is essen...

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