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Three ways you can save the Arctic ice 04/09/15

Three ways you can save the Arctic ice

The Pentland Centre's Gail Whiteman and the British Antarctic Survey's Jeremy Wilkinson outline what you can do to help the Arctic.

View full blog post on the World Economic Forum website
Lancaster one of the best for family business 04/09/15

Lancaster one of the best for family business

Family Capital lists Lancaster as one of the top 25 business schools for family business, naming Centre for Family Business director Professor Alfredo De Massis a "star professor". 

View full article on the Family Capital website
Three industries that will be hit by Arctic change 04/09/15

Three industries that will be hit by Arctic change

In her latest blog post for the World Economic Forum, Gail Whiteman and colleagues warn that melting ice caps will impact on agriculture, insurance and tourism. 

View full blog post on the World Economic Forum website
Lancaster makes University of the Year shortlist 03/09/15

Lancaster makes University of the Year shortlist

Lancaster University has been shortlisted for an award at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015.

View full list on the Times Higher Education website
Firms that exploit the dark side of technology will find it leads to losses as well as gains 02/09/15

Firms that exploit the dark side of technology will find it leads to losses as well as gains

Following allegations of harsh working practices at Amazon, Monideepa Tarafdar talks about the dangers of technology in the workplace.

Higher fees 'cut drop-out rate' 02/09/15

Higher fees 'cut drop-out rate'

Research by economists Steve Bradley and Giuseppe Migali, showing that fewer university students dropped out after higher fees came in, features on the BBC website. 

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Five reasons to care about Arctic ice melt 02/09/15

Five reasons to care about Arctic ice melt

The Pentland Centre's Gail Whiteman and Jeremy Wilkinson discuss why a shrinking Arctic matters, including its effects on the economy.

View full blog post on the World Economic Forum website
Chair of new Pentland Centre to get sustainability message to boardrooms 01/09/15

Chair of new Pentland Centre to get sustainability message to boardrooms

Lancaster University has appointed a leading professor to chair its new research centre for sustainability in business.

The future of traditional TV looks bleak, and it shouldn’t worry us 28/08/15

The future of traditional TV looks bleak, and it shouldn’t worry us

Change is on the cards for traditional TV broadcasters, but the future also offers exciting opportunities, writes Martin Friesl in The Conversation.