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Medical students make calls to vulnerable residents shielding from coronavirus

21 May 2020

  First and second year medical students from the University of Buckingham are making regular ‘check-in’ phone calls to local elderly and vulnerable residents who are shielding from Covid-19. Coordinated by Buckinghamshire Council’s Aylesbury Support Hub, a total of 21…

Sir Anthony Seldon to leave the University of Buckingham

1 May 2020

Sir Anthony Seldon will leave the University of Buckingham on 1st October having completed his five-year term as Vice-Chancellor.  During that time, the University has expanded; it has raised more money in donations than in the previous 40 years; it has erected…

University of Buckingham steps forward to help fight against Covid-19

17 April 2020

Medical students from the University of Buckingham have stepped forward to provide additional help in local hospitals and GP surgeries to assist with battling the coronavirus pandemic. Around 40 medical students are supporting the healthcare establishments in a variety of…

OMH-LoRa: An on-the-go Multi-hop Connectivity Enhancement for LoRa Nodes’ Access and Range

19 February 2020

Student name: Alnoman Abdulhudhur Supervisor: Professor Ihsan Lami On Friday 14 February, Alnoman presented his research project at the School of Computing Seminar Series, introducing OMH-LoRa, an on-the-go multi hop connectivity enhancement for LoRa nodes’ access and range, used for…

The difficulty of Method Validation, illustrated with examples taken from Computer-Aided Drug Design

13 February 2020

Professor Paul Finn is a Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Buckingham and is the Chief Executive Officer for Oxford Drug Design. In this seminar, Paul explores how methods in drug design need to be validated in order to…

Student blog: How I became a Future Legal Mind

7 February 2020

Last year, University of Buckingham Law student Charley-Anne Gordon was named the winner of National Accident Helpline’s Future Legal Mind Award. Here, Charley-Anne – who is graduating with a First in her degree – talks about the experience and gives…

Dame Mary Archer named as new Chancellor of the University of Buckingham

23 January 2020

The University of Buckingham will appoint Dame Mary Archer as its new Chancellor, succeeding Lady Tessa Keswick who has been in the role since 2014, at a meeting of Convocation to be held on 24 February. Dame Mary started her…

Sir Roger Scruton, FBA, FRSL, (1944-2020)

13 January 2020

It is with great sadness that the University records the death of Sir Roger Scruton, who was one of the country’s most distinguished philosophers.  A Cambridge graduate, he was an eminent author, known for his many books on aesthetics, morality…

Vinson Building wins design awards

6 December 2019

The University of Buckingham’s Vinson Building was recognised by the Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) Design Awards last night. Winning the ‘Outstanding Design’ category and ‘Mixed Use Scheme’ category, the building houses the University’s largest lecture theatre and has become…

Moving the Insurance Industry into the Digital Age

21 November 2019

On 1 November, former University of Buckingham PhD student and visiting Senior Research Fellow, Dr Jeremy Martin, presented a talk on the role of an Enterprise Architect in the digital evolution of the insurance industry, reflecting his work at the…