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The Greenwich accommodation staff keeping students safe

October 23, 2020

This is part of the University of Greenwich Hero Series, celebrating the teams of people who maintain the smooth running of the university and are putting the measures in place […]

Hosting a hospital – how an NHS Nightingale hospital was created in three weeks at UWE Bristol

October 23, 2020

By Professor Steve West, Vice-Chancellor at UWE Bristol As the COVID-19 pandemic has taken hold of the country, universities have radically changed how they operate to best support students and [&h...

ARU Nurse blogs on working on the coronavirus front line

October 23, 2020

ARU Student Nurse, Hollie, shares her first-hand experience of working on placement during a global pandemic. In March, second- and third-year nursing year students were scouted by the NHS and [&he...

Kingston School of Art students use digital technology to bring primary school pupils’ drawings to life during coronavirus lockdown

October 23, 2020

Kingston School of Art students Izzi Toovey and Josephine Miller encouraged children to draw objects from their lives during lockdown which they are then digitally colouring and animating as part [...

Birmingham student creates 1,000-strong volunteering group to help during the COVID-19 outbreak

October 23, 2020

A nursing student from Birmingham City University has set up a volunteering group to help vulnerable members of her south Birmingham community during the COVID-19 outbreak. Katie Dixon, who is stud...

Kingston University nursing students going above and beyond during coronavirus pandemic

October 23, 2020

Hundreds of nursing students from Kingston University have been on the frontline to help in the national fight against coronavirus, with many going above and beyond to assist their NHS […]

Coventry University appoint 50 student ambassadors to safeguard people on campus

October 23, 2020

Coventry University stepped up its efforts to protect and safeguard staff, students and other visitors on campus with the recruitment of student ambassadors. Fifty students have been given ambassad...

Teesside University health psychologist launches online sessions to help people cope with lockdown 

October 23, 2020

In May 2020, a Teesside University health psychologist responded to the ongoing implications of lockdown by launching a series of free online sessions to help people with long-term conditions cope ...

BCU architecture graduate helps build London’s Nightingale Hospital

October 23, 2020

An Architecture graduate from Birmingham City University has helped design and build the NHS Nightingale Hospital in London’s ExCeL Centre. Alumnus Jordon Lambert supported the design of the hospit...

Coventry University contributes resources and materials to fight against COVID-19

October 23, 2020

During the early stages of the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, Coventry University contributed human resources and materials to assist the NHS to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. In short: 202 [&he...