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In the news – 26 April 2016

26 April 2016

TV and Radio appearances Professor Glees was interviewed about: Security issues at Stansted Airport on BBC Radio Essex. ‘Project Griffin’ (civil defence against terrorism project involving one million people nationwide) on BBC Radio Five Live, BBC Radio West Midlands and…

The Lean Toolbox translated into Chinese

25 April 2016

Professor John Bicheno’s book (co-written with Dr Matthias Holweg) The Lean Toolbox has been translated into Chinese and is available for pre-order on Taobao.com (the online store). The Lean Toolbox is a standard bestselling text on the tools, systems, and…

Buckingham top for student satisfaction and staff-student ratio

25 April 2016

Buckingham has been awarded an impressive double first by coming top for student satisfaction and staff-student ratio ahead of all other universities – including Oxford and Cambridge – in The Complete University Guide rankings. The University – one of the…

New Institute of Leadership to tackle severe shortage of inspirational heads

22 April 2016

The University of Buckingham is setting up a new Institute of School Leadership with the backing of Ofsted Chief Inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw and free market pioneer Toby Young. The Buckingham Institute of School Leadership (BISL), to be launched in…

University of Buckingham Football Club won Trophy Final

20 April 2016

On Wednesday 20 April 2016, in what proved to be an exhilarating and memorable night, our University football team defeated Willen FC 4-2. The event was hosted by Buckingham Athletic Football Club. Our team immediately took the lead by scoring…

Seminar by Dr Hisham Al-Assam at the Open University

19 April 2016

Dr Hisham Al-Assam was invited to give a seminar to the LHCS Research Group at the Open University, on 19 April 2016, as part of their LHCS Research Seminar Programme 2016. In his talk, “Computational life science: has it been successful…

In the news – 19 April 2016

19 April 2016

Professor Anthony Glees was interviewed about: the European Court of Justice challenge brought by David Davis MP and ‘Privacy’ against the British Government’s investigatory powers on LBC Breakfast News Jeremy Corbyn’s pro-EU speech on the BBC Radio London Vanessa Feltz…

In the news – 12 April 2016

12 April 2016

Professor Glees was interviewed about: Investigatory powers on BBC Radio Four’s Today programme The Panama Papers, David Cameron and Brexit on German National Radio Cameron’s tax woes and Brexit on West German Radio WDR 1, BBC Oxford, WDR5 and North German Radio…

First University of Buckingham Higher Education Festival

7 April 2016

The University is to hold the first ever Buckingham Festival of Higher Education in September. The festival will be modelled on The Sunday Times Festival of Education which Sir Anthony started at Wellington College six years ago and which has…

In the news – 5 April 2016

5 April 2016

Professor Anthony Glees was interviewed about: the Islamist terrorist from Luton convicted of planning an attack on US servicemen at Lakenheath by BBC Three Counties Radio the film of Kim Philby lecturing the Stasi in 1981 by BBC Radio Oxford…