The UPP Foundation, a charitable trust created by University Partnerships Programme (UPP) to help tackle the biggest issues facing the higher education sector across the UK, has pledged £40,000 in funding over two years to help students build stronger, more cohesive communities.
Students from lower socioeconomic backgrounds may be held back by their A-level subject choices when applying for prestigious courses such as law at leading universities, new findings suggest.
New research, which has assessed the impact of a children’s storybook on a Critically Endangered species – the Javan slow loris – has been published today by scientific journal Conservation Biology (Monday 14 August).
Professor Alistair Fitt, Vice-Chancellor at Oxford Brookes, has commented on today’s government announcement of extra training places for an additional 1,500 doctors and 10,000 nurses, midwives and allied health professionals (AHP).
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 10:03:34 GMT.Three students have received prizes for excellence from the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).
Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:33:45 GMT.Researchers, including scientists at Oxford Brookes University, have discovered a rare and ancient genomic change during the evolution of spiders and scorpions that could help us to understand more about the evolution of animals including humans.
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 11:08:20 GMT.Oxford Brookes graduate Freya Whamond has been awarded the Alan Peters Award for Excellence for her “ambitious and experimental” chair design.
Thu, 27 Jul 2017 13:20:29 GMT.Innovative work by David Shiers, Reader in Sustainable Architecture at Oxford Brookes University has been shortlisted for the UK and Ireland Green Gown Awards 2017.