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Publication of the week: Money in the Great Recession

6 July 2017

Tim Congdon (ed.), Money in the Great Recession: Did a Crash in Money Growth Cause the Global Slump? Buckingham Studies in Money, Banking and Central Banking (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2017). 288 pp.  ISBN: 978-1-78471-782-7. In the book’s introduction and first…

University of Buckingham appoints Rory Tapner as new Chair of Council and Mary Curnock Cook as strategic adviser

28 June 2017

The University of Buckingham is delighted to announce that former Coutts Chief Executive Rory Tapner has been appointed as the new Chair of its Council and former Chief Executive of UCAS Mary Curnock Cook is joining as a strategic adviser.…

University of Buckingham gets gold standard in teaching excellence awards

22 June 2017

The University of Buckingham has come at the top of the rankings in the first-ever Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) rankings. The government has assessed universities on six key criteria including teaching quality, academic support, student progression, employability and success and…

Publication of the week: Nasiru Ibrahim & Dr Harin Sellahewa

21 June 2017

Ibrahim, N. & H. Sellahewa, “Touch gesture-based authentication: A security analysis of Pattern Unlock”, IEEE International Conference on Identity, Security and Behavior Analysis (New Delhi, 2017). DOI: 10.1109/ISBA.2017.7947711. Pattern Unlock is one in a family of graphical passwords used on…

Publication of the week: Dr Katherine Finlay

15 June 2017

Finlay, K.A. & J. Elander, “Reflecting the transition from pain management services to chronic pain support group attendance: An interpretative phenomenological analysis”, British Journal of Health Psychology 21.3 (Sep 2016), 660-676.  DOI: 10.1111/bjhp.12194. This study aimed to investigate the decision-making…

Publication of the week: Dr Sarah Sargent

31 May 2017

Sargent, S., “Rights and reparation: An assessment of the UNDRIP’s contribution to American Indian land claims”, in S. Sargent & J. Samanta (eds), Indigenous Rights: Changes and Challenges for the 21st Century (Buckingham: University of Buckingham Press, 2017), pp.88-115. ISBN:…

University of Buckingham forms new partnership with MK Lightning

26 May 2017

Smith Recycling Milton Keynes Lightning is proud to announce a new partnership with the University of Buckingham. This comes as the club embarks on the exciting challenge of competing in the top tier of UK ice hockey for the first…

Buckingham’s Brownies take over the Department of Applied Computing

25 May 2017

On Thursday 11 May the Department of Applied Computing  invited the Brownies of the Girlguiding Buckinghamshire group over to experience the exciting world of Computer Science. During their visit the girls, aged 7-10 years, learned the basics of programming concepts…

Article by Professor Susan Edwards in The Times

24 May 2017

Professor Edwards’ article “Uncovering the truth: when and why judges ask defendants to show their faces” was published in The Times on 18 May 2017.  The article concerns a recent case at Westminster Magistrates Court where the judge asked female…

Exhibition on Dickens the investigative journalist

15 May 2017

Charles Dickens was a novelist who addressed social ills in his fiction. He was also a journalist and activist who boldly and imaginatively campaigned to improve the lives of the most desperate and overlooked in Victorian society. A new exhibition…