Latest news from Lancaster University Management School
What does good evaluation look like?
Representatives from the 15 growth hubs in Lancaster University’s Wave 2 Growth Hub Programme came together on Monday 28 July, at the Royal Society of Arts in London, to discuss regional and national evaluations of their activities.
Lancaster student accommodation ranked top for 5th successive year
Lancaster University has the best university halls of residence in the UK, according to the National Student Housing Survey.
Using social media to monitor UK alcohol consumption
Research by Lancaster University researchers, including Patrick Stacey of LUMS, has shown that social media can be used to detect drinking patterns in the UK, including spotting the variations on national holidays and celebrations.
Professor Alan Mercer, 1931-2014
Emeritus Professor Alan Mercer, a founding member of Lancaster University and of the Department of Management Science, has passed away, following a stroke.
Building excellence in UK growth hubs
Over 60 delegates from 20 growth hubs attended a Lancaster University-led workshop in London on Wednesday aimed at furthering excellence in local and national business support.
Heads of family businesses help guide future research
Successful UK family businesses have been helping to guide Lancaster University Management School research, as part of a two-day strategy event held by the Centre for Family Business.