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BAM Leadership & Leadership Development SIG: building bridges between academia and business 11/01/18

BAM Leadership & Leadership Development SIG: building bridges between academia and business

Influential business professionals joined with academics at a recent event in London, to discuss best practice in aligning and sharing leadership research between academic and managerial communities.  

Report calls for action on women’s health issues at work 05/01/18

Report calls for action on women’s health issues at work

An article in Personnel Today looks at research by The Work Foundation which explores how gynaecological and reproductive health conditions are holding back women’s productivity and could be damaging their career. 

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Monideepa Tarafdar wins Decision Sciences Journal Best Paper Award 18/12/17

Monideepa Tarafdar wins Decision Sciences Journal Best Paper Award

Professor Monideepa Tarafdar, along with Dr David Dobrzykowski of Bowling Green State University, USA, has received a prestigious award for their paper on electronic health record systems use, healthcare process coordination, and physician performance.

Staff and students honoured at Winter Ball Awards 15/12/17

Staff and students honoured at Winter Ball Awards

A number of members of staff and LUMS students have received recognition for their hard work at the LUMS Winter Ball.

Honours for top LUMS postgraduates 14/12/17

Honours for top LUMS postgraduates

Lancaster University has celebrated the achievements of hundreds of postgraduates in the winter Graduation Ceremonies this week.

Maysara Sayed wins Kingsman Prize 14/12/17

Maysara Sayed wins Kingsman Prize

The Kingsman Prize has been awarded to Management Science PhD graduate Maysara Sayed.

Local businesses on LUMS programme accept challenge with Lancaster City Council 01/12/17

Local businesses on LUMS programme accept challenge with Lancaster City Council

Lancashire SMEs on LUMS 'Low Carbon Innovation Forum' explore the challenges around waste management with Lancaster City Council. 

Dr Robyn Remke and Dr Cynthia Forson to host caucus at a conference in Ethiopia 27/11/17

Dr Robyn Remke and Dr Cynthia Forson to host caucus at a conference in Ethiopia

Dr Robyn Remke and Dr Cynthia Forson (LU Ghana) will be hosting a caucus at the prestigious African Academy of Management (AFAM) Conference in Ethiopia in January 2018. The caucus will present findings from a Lancaster University project examining leadership and entrepreneurial capacity building for women in Ghana. 

Inspiring LUMS student wins Diana Award 27/11/17

Inspiring LUMS student wins Diana Award

LUMS Accounting and Finance student, Chris Ginty, received a Diana award this month for his involvement in a project set up to help South African children.