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    • Imaginative Scenario Planning for Law Enforcement Organisations

      Imaginative Scenario Planning for Law Enforcement Organisations

      Thu, 30 Jan 2020 14:51:25 GMT
      How can we anticipate and counter the diversity of forms in which security threats as terrorism, cybercrime, organised crime and financial crime present themselves in our future?

    • Nurses are undervalued because most of them are women, a new study finds

      Nurses are undervalued because most of them are women, a new study finds

      Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:23:32 GMT
      Nursing is undervalued both in status and pay and until both are enhanced, the UK will continue to experience severe nursing shortages, according to a new study.

    • Erasmus+ is the EU

      Erasmus+ is the EU's programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe.

      Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:51:45 GMT
      Its budget of €14.7 billion will provide opportunities for over 4 million Europeans to study, train, and gain experience abroad. Set to last until 2020, Erasmus+ doesn't just have opportunities for students. Merging seven prior programmes, it has opportunities for a wide variety of individuals and organisations.

    • FTSE100 sustainability reporting could amount to

      FTSE100 sustainability reporting could amount to 'greenwashing' says new study

      Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:01:15 GMT
      A substantial number of FTSE100 companies are selectively choosing data that emphasises certain outcomes or ignores major impacts in their sustainability reporting, according to a new study conducted by Oxford Brookes University.

    • SEB2020 Prague:

      SEB2020 Prague: 'Dynamic organization of the nucleus across kingdoms

      Fri, 17 Jan 2020 10:46:29 GMT
      Registration and Abstract submission is now open for our session 'Dynamic organization of the nucleus across kingdoms' at the Society for Experimental Biology Conference in Prague from the 7th -10th July 2020.

    • Oxford Brookes Biology Researchers engage with the University of Ghana

      Oxford Brookes Biology Researchers engage with the University of Ghana

      Fri, 17 Jan 2020 08:45:45 GMT
      Prof Sue Vaughan and Dr Jack Sunter at Oxford Brookes with Theresa Manful-Gwira at the University of Ghana organised a networking meeting at the West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP). This two day meeting brought together African trypanosomiasis (a neglected tropical disease) experts from West Africa and Europe.

    • INDEPTH Main Meeting in El Escorial

      INDEPTH Main Meeting in El Escorial

      Mon, 23 Dec 2019 16:34:38 GMT
      The Main meeting for the third grant period of COST Action 16212 (INDEPTH) needed to be held between May 2019 and April 2020. Therefore in order to coincide with an opportunity provided by the Society of Experimental Biology (SEB) Plant and Cell Symposium, the organising committee decided to hold the meeting in December 2019 in the beautiful location of San Lorenzo de El Escorial in Spain.

    • Agrisera Poster Prize

      Agrisera Poster Prize

      Fri, 20 Dec 2019 09:55:12 GMT
      Anis Meschichi from Stefanie Rosa's lab at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences won the poster prize at the SEB-INDEPRTH Main meeting in El Escorial

    • Final Schedule for SEB-INDEPTH Main meeting

      Final Schedule for SEB-INDEPTH Main meeting

      Fri, 29 Nov 2019 11:38:36 GMT
      The final schedule is set for the SEB-INDEPTH meeting on 'Impact of chromatin domains on plant phenotypes'.

    • Photos, digital tools and wellbeing with older Oxford residents

      Photos, digital tools and wellbeing with older Oxford residents

      Wed, 27 Nov 2019 16:07:06 GMT
      Researchers at the Oxford Brookes Business School and the School of Arts recently held the launch of their community research project exhibition: 'Photos, digital tools and wellbeing with older Oxford residents' at the Lab Space, Oxford Brookes, Headington campus.