Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

New European role for LUMS in AACSB 02/12/13

New European role for LUMS in AACSB

Following her recent attendance at the AACSB Annual European Conference in Copenhagen, Kerry Fenton, LUMS Graduate Management School Administrator and Teaching Quality Support Officer, has been appointed to the leadership team for the AACSB European Affinity Group.

Management Science student writing new column for GB Mag 27/11/13

Management Science student writing new column for GB Mag

Management Science student Bin Xiang is writing a monthly column for Great British Mag, a magazine intended for international students thinking of studying in Britain.

Success for Lancaster's STOR-i Centre for Doctoral Training 26/11/13

Success for Lancaster's STOR-i Centre for Doctoral Training

Stor-i, Lancaster's Centre for Doctoral Training in Statistics and Operational Research, is part of a new investment of £350 million annonunced by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.

SMEs and business schools need closer working links 25/11/13

SMEs and business schools need closer working links

Moves to encourage collaboration between SMEs and business schools should not just focus on supporting the relatively few firms with the potential to become large global brands, argues Ellie Hamilton.

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'Great Lancaster Bake-Off' raises £400 for Children in Need 25/11/13

'Great Lancaster Bake-Off' raises £400 for Children in Need

Staff from LUMS baked over 30 delicious cakes for the 'Great Lancaster Bake-Off', in support of the BBC's Children in Need campaign, on 21st November 2013.

Big Birthday Activities mark 20th anniversary of Lancaster’s BBA Management degree 25/11/13

Big Birthday Activities mark 20th anniversary of Lancaster’s BBA Management degree

The 20th Birthday of the BBA Management was celebrated by over 200 students, alumni and staff who attended events in Lancaster, London, Madrid and Hong Kong on 15th November.

Chorley Guardian: 'Mission to make Be Inspired Business Awards the best' 19/11/13

Chorley Guardian: 'Mission to make Be Inspired Business Awards the best'

The North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce has commissioned Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) to carry out a major research project into its Be Inspired Business Awards, the BIBAs.

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Business schools and SMEs: Why the government has got it wrong 18/11/13

Business schools and SMEs: Why the government has got it wrong

The government is wrong to generalise the relationship between business schools and small firms, writes Ellie Hamilton.

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The Conversation: 'Obamacare web fiasco won’t be the last big IT fail' 15/11/13

The Conversation: 'Obamacare web fiasco won’t be the last big IT fail'

In an opinion piece for The Conversation, Paul Ralph argues that the Obamacare web fiasco won’t be the last big IT fail.