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Be Heard: Buckingham launches the 12th National Student Survey to final year students

30 January 2017

The Vice-Chancellor, Anthony Seldon, joined students this week to invite them to “be heard” by taking part in the annual National Students’ Survey (NSS). He said: “Students have always been at the heart of what Buckingham is about and your…

University of Buckingham to become Europe’s first Positive University

25 January 2017

Buckingham is to become Europe’s first positive university by adopting the approach of positive psychology among staff and students to enable them to be happier, feel more engaged with learning and develop a purpose in their lives while studying and…

Book based on Biography MA dissertation appears in The Mail on Sunday

24 January 2017

The Mail on Sunday on 22 January 2017 published a 2-page article by Claudia Joseph: “The not so shy Lady Di: An aristocratic beauty trapped in a loveless marriage whose scandalous affair gripped the nation.” Click here to read the…

Publication of the week: Professor Judith Bray

16 January 2017

Bray, J., “Cohabitation: The long slow road to reform”, [2016] Fam Law 1428-1437 Currently unmarried couples have no right in law to claim ownership of each other’s property on relationship breakdown. This should be well known but there are still…

Sir Anthony Seldon calls for schools to encourage entrepreneurship

5 January 2017

The country’s prosperity is threatened by the failure of many schools to encourage entrepreneurship, Sir Anthony Seldon, a former head credited with turning round two schools, has warned. Sir Anthony is Vice-Chancellor of the University of Buckingham where the world’s…

In the news – January-February 2017

1 January 2017

TV and radio appearances Professor Anthony Glees was interviewed about: the Berlin attacks by Sky TV News, BBC News Channel, BBC World Service TV, France 24 News, Channel News Asia, BBC World Service News, BBC Radio Five Live, BBC Essex,…

Milton Keynes female pupils enjoy a computing lesson at the University of Buckingham

23 December 2016

A group of the most talented female maths students from a Milton Keynes school learnt what it was like to do computer programming at University in a bid to encourage more girls to take up the subject. A group of…

University of Buckingham celebrates renewal of Partnership with Santander Universities

23 December 2016

Santander Universities has renewed its partnership with the University of Buckingham to provide further research scholarship programmes, mobility awards, internships and work placements for 2016-2019.   The original partnership was forged with Santander in 2013 and has provided invaluable support…

Publication of the week: Dongxu Han, Hongbo Du & Sabah Jassim

19 December 2016

“Towards a Confidence-Centric Classification Based on Gaussian Models and Bayesian Principles”, Proceedings of 9th York Doctoral Symposium on Computer Science and Electronics (University of York, November 2016), 46-56. Classification is an essential form of machine learning. It has been widely used…

Publication of the week: Buckingham Institute for Translational Medicine

14 December 2016

Yavari A., Stocker CJ, Ghaffari S, Wargent ET, Steeples V, Czibik G, Pinter K, Bellahcene M, Woods A, Martínez de Morentin PB, Cansell C, Lam BY, Chuster A, Petkevicius K, Nguyen-Tu MS, Martinez-Sanchez A, Pullen TJ, Oliver PL, Stockenhuber A,…