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FT's Gillian Tett receives honorary degree 21/07/15

FT's Gillian Tett receives honorary degree

US Managing Editor of the Financial Times Gillian Tett was among those to receive an honorary degree during last week's graduation ceremonies.

Sustainability: the contribution corporations can make 17/07/15

Sustainability: the contribution corporations can make

Gail Whiteman, from the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, argues that corporate sustainability needs to be increased in an interview for the European Commission on Sustainability.

View full article on the European Commission on Sustainability website
The sacrifices of the Anglican priesthood 16/07/15

The sacrifices of the Anglican priesthood

A study into the lives of Church of England clergy, revealing the personal costs of committing yourself to God, has been carried out by LUMS's  Caroline Gatrell and Bishop Nigel Peyton.

New research to help the Lake District attract Chinese visitors 16/07/15

New research to help the Lake District attract Chinese visitors

Two Management School students have been commissioned to help Lake District businesses by researching Chinese attitudes to overseas travel and tourism.

LUMS graduate Eric Sim  gives insight into climbing the corporate ladder 15/07/15

LUMS graduate Eric Sim gives insight into climbing the corporate ladder

UBS Hong Kong Managing Director Eric Sim shared his helpful approaches to thriving in the corporate world with fellow LUMS alumni and placement students at a recent talk at the Work Foundation in London.

Top Management and Information Technology student wins award 15/07/15

Top Management and Information Technology student wins award

New graduate Nick Trevor is this year's winner of the Informed Solutions Prize for Best MIT Student. 

Using marketing to help AIDS orphans 14/07/15

Using marketing to help AIDS orphans

LUMS alumnus Ian Govendir talks about how the things he learned as a marketing student at Lancaster have helped him set up his own charity, AIDS Orphan.

Greece is a reminder of the fragility of money and the need to deal with debt 13/07/15

Greece is a reminder of the fragility of money and the need to deal with debt

Joe Deville discusses the issues of debt forgiveness, money mobility and how they affect Greece. 

Taster Days aim for a boom in economics interest 10/07/15

Taster Days aim for a boom in economics interest

Around 175 prospective students experienced life as a LUMS economics undergraduate at two events held recently in Lancaster and London.