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In the news – 29 September & 6 October 2015

29 September 2015

Professor Glees has been interviewed by Der Spiegel TV in Berlin, quoted in the opinion page of the Neue Züricher Zeitung and quoted in Die Welt in their interview with the former German foreign minister Hans-Dietrich Genscher.  Professor Glees was…

Graduation at Sarajevo

26 September 2015

On 26 September SSST held its annual graduation ceremony and awarded students from the fields of Computer Science and Information Systems, Political Science and International Relations and Economics with undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, validated by the University of Buckingham. Students…

In the news – 22 September 2015

22 September 2015

Censorship versus freedom of expression – Anthony Glees quoted (Cambridge University website, 17 September). Is terror legislation being used to stifle free expression? Where should the line be drawn on pornography? Can national broadcasters be truly independent at a time…

The University of Buckingham is awarded Times University of the Year Award for Teaching Quality

18 September 2015

The University of Buckingham has received the ultimate accolade – The Times and The Sunday Times University of the Year for Teaching Quality 2015 – 16. This is the culmination of a decade in which the University has consistently led…

Publication of the week: Dr Adriano Aymonino

17 September 2015

Adriano Aymonino & Anne Varick Lauder, Drawn from the Antique: Artists & the Classical Ideal (exhibition catalogue, London: Sir John Soane’s Museum, 2015). 131 pp.  ISBN: 978-0-9573398-9-7 (pbk). Sir John Soane’s Museum openened a new exhibition entitled Drawn from the…

Department of Applied Computing receives Knowledge Transfer Partnership Funding

16 September 2015

Dr Harin Sellahewa and Dr Hisham Al-Assam of the Applied Computing Department, and Deepnet Security based at Bletchley Park have been granted Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) funding from Innovate UK, the UK government agency responsible for supporting innovation. The grant…

In the news – 15 September 2015

15 September 2015

BBC Newsday (9 September). Professor Anthony Glees, a prominent commentator on European affairs, has described Germany as “a hippie state, being led by its emotions.” His words, describing Germany’s role in the migrant crisis are now making headlines on websites…

Conference: Artists & the Classical Ideal

14 September 2015

Dr Adriano Aymonino was co-organiser of a conference at the Courtauld Institute of Art on 14 September 2015: Artists & the Classical Ideal: from Workshop to Humanity.  The conference was organised in connection with the exhibition Drawn from the Antique…

University of Buckingham is the safest place to study

7 September 2015

The University of Buckingham has once again come top of the rankings as the place to study with the safest campus. The independent university has come top of the Complete University Guide’s rankings for the third time, according to data…

Publication of the week: Professor John Drew

7 September 2015

Drew, J., “Charles Dickens, Fiction”, in Felluga, D., Gilbert, P. & Hughes, L. (eds), Blackwell Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature (Wiley-Blackwell, 2015). ISBN: 978-1-118-40538-3. Just published in both online and print formats, the Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature, according to its…