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BBC News: 'University grade inflation disputed' 21/01/14

BBC News: 'University grade inflation disputed'

Rising university degree grades are not due to grade inflation but to universities taking students with better A levels, who are also better prepared, according to latest research by economist Dr Kwok Tong Soo.

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New forum promotes knowledge-sharing by hospice sector leaders
21/01/14

New forum promotes knowledge-sharing by hospice sector leaders

Graduates of the MA in Hospice Leadership explored their ground-breaking leadership research at a new Hospice Learning Forum held in December 2013 at Lancaster University.

MBA graduation 2013
08/01/14

MBA graduation 2013

Students from all three of Lancaster's MBA programmes – the Full-time MBA, Executive MBA and Global Executive MBA – gathered for a colourful graduation ceremony in December 2013.

Why does Congress oppose gun laws backed by more than 90% of US citizens? 20/12/13

Why does Congress oppose gun laws backed by more than 90% of US citizens?

Maurizio Zanardi and colleagues show how electoral incentives might lead politicians to take a pro-gun stance, in line with the interests of a minority of the electorate.

Alumni award for prominent alumna 17/12/13

Alumni award for prominent alumna

Dr Nahed Taher, founder and CEO of Gulf One Investment Bank, has returned to Lancaster University to receive an Alumni award.

Team Sky offers lessons for business 17/12/13

Team Sky offers lessons for business

More than 80 business leaders from around Cumbria heard an inspirational talk from Dan Hunt, sports director at Team Sky Cycling.

Pentland joins forces with Lancaster 17/12/13

Pentland joins forces with Lancaster

One of the world’s leading brand management companies has partnered with LUMS to create a research centre of excellence.

In-Cumbria: 'Barrow HR team gives students a first class experience' 17/12/13

In-Cumbria: 'Barrow HR team gives students a first class experience'

The In-Cumbria website reports on a project that a group of LUMS undergraduate management, marketing and entrepreneurship students are undertaking for Barrow-based company TurnstoneHR.

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Lancashire Business View: 'Medical products firm is in great shape for growth' 17/12/13

Lancashire Business View: 'Medical products firm is in great shape for growth'

Lancashire Business View profiles manufacturing company CME Medical which has drawn up ambitious plans for expansion after taking part in the Lancashire Forum programme at LUMS.

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