News from 2024

Oxford Brookes University news from 2024

20 May 2024

New resources developed by Oxford Brookes to support under pressure school nurses

Academics at Oxford Brookes University have secured over £7,000 in funding to develop new resources to support school nurses dealing with rising work pressures.

School nursing graphic

14 May 2024

Students at Oxford Brookes partner with Oxford Castle & Prison to pitch new ‘Dark Tourism’ ideas

Students at Oxford Brookes University have partnered with Oxford Castle & Prison to plan and design a new dark tourism experience, to immerse guests in the chilling history of the 1,000 year old venue.

Oxford Brookes Business School students taking part in the presentation day

13 May 2024

Local business leaders in Oxfordshire tell Chancellor: Keep graduate visa route to protect research

Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) has joined university and business leaders to warn the government against watering down or scrapping the graduate visa route.

Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership logo

09 May 2024

Oxford Brookes continues push to Net Zero with new solar panel installations

Oxford Brookes University is continuing to make strides in its decarbonisation journey with the installation of additional solar panels that will reduce carbon emissions by around 55 tonnes each year.

Solar panels at Oxford Brookes University

09 May 2024

Robotics, immersive artwork and photography at end of year shows at Oxford Brookes University

Creative students at Oxford Brookes University will be showcasing their talents at a series of end of year exhibitions, with robotics demonstrations and immersive displays of student artwork, architecture and urban design.

A photo inside Oxford Brookes University

01 May 2024

Assessments designed by an Oxford Brookes professor go global

New and improved tests devised by an Oxford Brookes University professor to help people with conditions such as Development Coordination Disorder (DCD) are now being used internationally.

The books containing the new DCD tests

23 April 2024

Oxford Brookes pays tribute to Director of Sport, Keith Kelly

We are deeply saddened to announce that our friend and colleague Keith Kelly has passed away peacefully after a period of illness.

Keith Kelly

22 April 2024

Early years packs developed at Oxford Brookes to be rolled out in Argentina

Innovative resource packs developed at Oxford Brookes University for families with babies and toddlers are to be distributed in Argentina.

Resource packs for children

19 April 2024

Dive into the thrilling world of stunt performance at Oxford Brookes’s Creative Industries Festival

The action-packed world of big-screen stunt performance and what it takes to stage convincing fight scenes will be revealed in a free workshop next week as part of this year’s Creative Industries Festival at Oxford Brookes University.

Creative Industries Festival flyer