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Vice Chancellor to help improve Saudi education

13 March 2018

Vice-Chancellor Sir Anthony Seldon has accepted an unpaid Government role as Special Representative for Education for the UK Saudi programme. It includes providing intellectual leadership and a strategic steer to the UK / Saudi education partnership, working closely with both…

Publication of the week: Dr Jasmine Hearn

7 March 2018

Hearn, J H, Selvarajah, S., Kennedy, P., and Taylor, J. (2018) Stigma and self-management: an Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis of the impact of chronic recurrent urinary tract infections after spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord Series and Cases (2017), 4(12). Each year in…

Professor David Jacques wins Current Archaeology award for the Best Research Project of the Year

6 March 2018

University of Buckingham archaeologist Professor David Jacques has won the most prestigious archaeology award in the country for his pioneering work at Stonehenge. He received the largest number of votes in the annual Current Archaeology award for the Best Research…

University and Milton Keynes Hospital launch new £8.5m Academic Centre

20 February 2018

HRH The Duke of Kent officially has officially opened a £8.5m Milton Keynes University Hospital Academic Centre which cements a partnership between the University and the hospital. The University was honoured to have His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Bin…

Buckingham alumna donates £1.8m to create major University innovation and enterprise initiatives

9 February 2018

  German entrepreneur, businesswoman and philanthropist Susanne Klatten has made a gift of £1.8m to fund an Innovation and Enterprise Centre at the University of Buckingham which will enable its enterprise and entrepreneurship department to grow significantly at a time…

University of Buckingham archaeologist fears plans for a tunnel at Stonehenge will destroy unique archaeological site

5 February 2018

The Government decided in September to go ahead with a tunnel at Stonehenge but did not assess the environmental impact of the archaeological site Blick Mead – a mile and a half away – the only place in Great Britain that can trace people…

Publication of the week: Professor Susan Edwards

5 February 2018

Edwards, S., “Unconnecting worlds: negotiating faith, culture and gender”.  J v B and The Child AB,  Fam Law  (January 2018) 56 When considering the welfare of the child in both in private and public law disputes the family courts are increasingly presented…

Buckingham praised for its high standards in QAA review

19 January 2018

Buckingham has received glowing praise for the high standard of its provision from the QAA and has met expectations in all four categories of its Higher Education Review, the first for five years. The review panel was particularly impressed by…

Enterprising Buckingham students help launch new entrepreneurship guidance

18 January 2018

A University of Buckingham student and a graduate talked about their experiences of entrepreneurship at the launch of new advice for students from the QAA. The new guidance captures the latest thinking on how to embed entrepreneurship and enterprise in…

University of Buckingham invests £100k in local state schools

16 January 2018

The University of Buckingham is today writing to Headteachers of all state schools in Buckinghamshire County Council inviting them to nominate colleagues for a brand new £100k scholarship scheme. As one of the leading providers of teacher training in the…