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LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking 18/12/14

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is the most research-intensive business school in the UK, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) published 18 December 2014.

Lord Heseltine headlines Wave 2 Growth Hub programme showcase
15/12/14

Lord Heseltine headlines Wave 2 Growth Hub programme showcase

Lord Heseltine delivered the keynote speech at a LUMS event on 8 December that showcased Lancaster University’s role in developing regional economic growth across the UK.

The critical turn in leadership
12/12/14

The critical turn in leadership

Hosted by the Department of Management Learning and Leadership and funded by the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies, this workshop introduced and discussed the meaning and value of Critical Leadership Studies.

Developing leaders in Africa: new programme with health NGOs 12/12/14

Developing leaders in Africa: new programme with health NGOs

Health care professionals across central Africa gathered in Nairobi recently for the first part of a new programme devised by LUMS to build leadership capability within the region.

How micro-finance within the welfare system could help the hard-up to save 10/12/14

How micro-finance within the welfare system could help the hard-up to save

If you rely on benefits, accessing a trustworthy financial system is hard, says Mark Shackleton, writing in The Conversation.

LUMS teams reach semi-finals of Universities Business Challenge 09/12/14

LUMS teams reach semi-finals of Universities Business Challenge

Three teams of LUMS undergraduates have qualified for the national semi-finals of the Universities Business Challenge Worldwide (UBC).

Professor’s lifetime achievement award 09/12/14

Professor’s lifetime achievement award

A Lancaster Forecasting expert has been honoured by the world’s leading operational research association.

New dual degree opens up Latin-American vistas 05/12/14

New dual degree opens up Latin-American vistas

Starting next October, a new dual degree offers students an unrivalled opportunity to spend two years studying and working in Mexico as part of their Lancaster undergraduate degree.

ITMOC alumnus shares industry insights with current students 02/12/14

ITMOC alumnus shares industry insights with current students

On 11 November, MSc ITMOC graduate Ahmed Nawaz returned to LUMS to share his professional experience with students from the BSc Management and IT degree.