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Wonkhe: It’s time for real action on the BME attainment gap

June 9, 2016

Following University Alliance’s report last month, Supporting Thriving Communities: the role of universities in reducing inequality, Nona McDuff, Director of Diversity, Equality and Inclusion...

UA response: UCAS equality data report

June 9, 2016

Commenting on equality data reports published by UCAS today, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “Today’s publication by UCAS is an important step in providing g...

UA response to the HEPI/HEA 2016 Student Academic Experience Survey

June 9, 2016

Commenting on the 2016 Student Academic Experience Survey published by HEPI and the HEA, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “Today’s survey provides important a...

THE: A REF change that would lose telling details

June 3, 2016

Professor Alistair Fitt, Vice-Chancellor of Oxford Brookes University and research lead for University Alliance has written a letter to Times Higher Education highlight concerns about proposals for...

Transformative knowledge: Knowledge exchange forum creates opportunities for businesses to ‘crowdspeak’ and collaborate

June 2, 2016

A dynamic online forum for academics and businesses allows members to exchange knowledge, seek expert advice, engage with suppliers and develop potential partnerships through ‘crowdspeaking’. The G...

Space: Salford Energy House provides unique testing asset for research

June 2, 2016

The Salford Energy House is the centerpiece of Salford University’s cross discipline Applied Buildings and Energy Research Group. While it looks like an ordinary house, this is actually a unique te...

Space: New innovation centre set to transform sensor applications across the world

June 2, 2016

Liverpool John Moores University and the University of Liverpool, in partnership with the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, are to create the first University Enterprise Zone in t...

Space: Pioneering one of the first University Enterprise Zones

June 2, 2016

The West of England is known as a region for having a strong culture of enterprise with a high and growing number of start-ups and a thriving SME sector. In […]

Talent: Welsh Financial Services employers supporting young graduates

June 2, 2016

The Welsh Financial Services Graduate Programme (WFSGP) is a collaborative 2 year full-time programme of work, training and academic study unique to Wales, designed and delivered by leading financi...

Transformative knowledge: Collaborating on the world’s first 3D printed and bamboo bicycle

June 2, 2016

In April this year Oxford Brookes University collaborated with the Bamboo Bicycle Club to successfully build the world’s first ever bamboo and 3D printed lugs bicycle at London’s Design Museum. [&h...