Digital teaching and learning has a future – but we must get the balance right

October 22, 2020 | by Professor Mark Simpson

Earlier this month, the Teaching and Learning network were delighted to be joined by Sir Michael Barber, to discuss the challenges and opportunities that have arisen from our experiences in […]

Celebrating the very best of DTA creativity and research talent at the Images of Research Awards

October 21, 2020 | by Dr Ellie Crabtree

The Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA) recently held its Images of Research 2020 competition awards, showcasing the very best of Alliance universities early career research talent and creativity in s...

3 years in 3 minutes: DTA student success in the 3MT

September 8, 2020 | by Ifrah Mussa

Ifrah Mussa, a third year DTA student from Kingston University, shares her experience in taking part in the Vitae 3 Minute Thesis competition and reaching the semi finals. I first […]

Why study at an Alliance university?

August 13, 2020 | by Nick

Up and down the country, thousands of young people will be anxiously opening their A level or BTEC results this morning in the hope they’ve achieved the grades that have […]

Continuing the conversation between Emma Hardy MP and Professor Jane Harrington, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Greenwich 

July 6, 2020 | by Professor Jane Harrington and Emma Hardy MP

The Covid-19 crisis should be an opportunity to re-examine how we deliver education, and, as was discussed recently ‘in conversation with Emma Hardy MP’ at the University Alliance Summit, a […]

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Polling the public to inform our strategic planning to the recovery response

June 12, 2020 | by Vanessa Wilson

The coronavirus pandemic has touched just about every aspect of our lives and it is certain that we will witness lasting economic, social, cultural and health implications for decades to […]

The importance of listening to businesses in developing degree apprenticeships

February 6, 2020 | by Professor Quintin McKellar CBE

Since degree apprenticeships were introduced in 2015, Alliance universities across the country have embraced the opportunity to drive skills development and collaboration with businesses. We work w...

Realising the benefits of the KEF through collaboration

February 5, 2020 | by Rosemary Nunn

The KEF affords universities an opportunity to highlight the impact of Knowledge Exchange, but at Greenwich and across University Alliance, we believe its true social, economic and environmental be...

The DTA is Intersectoral- Part 4

January 27, 2020 | by Matilda Embling- Communications and Engagement Officer, University Alliance

Dr Vladimir Vukovic, Deputy Director of the Energy research stream within UA’s Doctoral Training Alliance relates his experience working across both academia and industry, and the benefits this has...

The DTA is Intersectoral- Part 3

January 20, 2020 | by Matilda Embling- Communications and Engagement Officer, University Alliance

UCLan DTA3 researcher, Arantza Cobela Garcia, discusses her research and how the Doctoral Training Alliance has helped her apply it to real world problems, crossing the boundary between academia an...