News

Plymouth College of Art logo

Call for Papers: Making Futures IV – deadline extended

13 May 2015

MAKING FUTURES CRAFT AND THE (RE)TURN OF THE MAKER IN A POST-GLOBAL SUSTAINABLY AWARE SOCIETY Conference Website: makingfutures.plymouthart.ac.uk Making Futures will be held on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th September 2015 within the magnificently sited Mount Edgcumbe estate on the River Tamar …

Southampton Solent University amongst CREST institutions to secure funding from Creative Europe

12 May 2015

Art and design graduates from Southampton Solent University will benefit from a new international career scheme thanks to £200,000 funding from Creative Europe. The 18 month project, led by the School of Art and Design at the University, will bring …

CREST Logo Full Size

CREST institutions’ success in Creative Europe 2015

08 May 2015

Three CREST member institutions have successfully bid to be part of Creative Europe in this year’s round as partners. Creative Europe is the EU’s framework programme for the cultural and creative sectors. The University of Winchester will collaborate on the NE©XT …

Newman University logo

Newman University research shows “design thinking” is likely to be an instinctive phenomenon

08 May 2015

A new study published in the online edition of Cognition suggests that non-believers and atheists, as well as religious believers, instinctively think there is a creator being or agency behind natural processes. The research, led by Elisa Järnefelt and co-authored …

Chichester

University of Chichester has launched a range of PhD bursaries for 2015-16

06 May 2015

Successful applicants to full time Full bursaries will receive GBP 13,000 p.a. and a fee-waiver of all course fees (a pro-rata value would apply for part-time bursary holders). The preference for students applying for the full bursaries is for them …

The University of Winchester

University of Winchester launches 2015 Research and Engagement Week

24 April 2015

Each year in the spring the University of Winchester celebrates research and engagement through a series of public lectures, exhibitions and the annual Winchester Writers’ Festival. Click here to learn more and to access the full programme of events.

Immigration and international students

24 April 2015

A number of prominent creative individuals who have studied at UK institutions today published the following call to action in the Guardian: ‘Whatever the make-up of the next government, it must think again about the UK’s immigration policy.’ The letter goes on …

Bucks New University logo

Bucks New University reports call for policy changes to tackle marginalisation of Gypsies, Travellers and Roma communities

21 April 2015

The failings within the criminal justice system and health and social work sectors for members of the Gypsy, Traveller and Roma (GTR) communities – along with policy recommendations to tackle the issues raised – are highlighted in reports published today …

CREST Logo Full Size

CREST and GuildHE respond to the Nurse Review of the research councils

17 April 2015

Click here to read CREST‘s and GuildHE‘s response to Sir Paul Nurse’s review of the UK’s research councils.

Bucks New University logo

Bucks New University research into Facebook and mental health conditions

15 April 2015

Facebook can help people recover from mental health problems but it needs to be used cautiously and strategically as it can also make symptoms worse, new research shows: –          Can make people feel less alone and …

Page 10 of 44« First...89101112...203040...Last »
  • Archive by month

  • Archive by year