Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Undergraduate entrepreneurs meet potential investors in Silicon Valley trip 13/05/15

Undergraduate entrepreneurs meet potential investors in Silicon Valley trip

Two entrepreneurial LUMS undergraduates have gained inspirational ideas and met with potential investors during a trip to California’s Silicon Valley.

European local governments hear about Wave 2 Growth Hubs 12/05/15

European local governments hear about Wave 2 Growth Hubs

Local government representatives from across Europe have been learning about the Wave 2 Growth Hub programme, in which LUMS is taking a leading role. 

Marketing students and The Black Farmer to research gluten-free lifestyle 12/05/15

Marketing students and The Black Farmer to research gluten-free lifestyle

Undergraduate marketing students are to work with a gluten-free food producer to find out why people choose such products as a lifestyle choice.

Economics Taster Days offer glimpse of LUMS life 12/05/15

Economics Taster Days offer glimpse of LUMS life

Prospective students thinking about studying economics at university will have the chance to try it for a day in two upcoming events organised by Lancaster University Management School.

"Familiarity, not unpredictability" key for Premier League audiences 11/05/15

"Familiarity, not unpredictability" key for Premier League audiences

The Guardian's Sean Ingle discusses research conducted by LUMS economist Rob Simmons and Liverpool University's Babatunde Buraimo, which suggests that fans prefer big names over competitive matches. 

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ClickMechanic, founded by entrepreneurial graduate, secures £320,000 in investment 11/05/15

ClickMechanic, founded by entrepreneurial graduate, secures £320,000 in investment

A LUMS graduate, who launched a car repair website, has announced that his company has raised £320,000 in investment from angel investors led by former Just Eat CEO Klaus Nyengaard.

Students gain business insight from Dyn and Acquia execs on US trip 09/05/15

Students gain business insight from Dyn and Acquia execs on US trip

More than thirty Lancaster students have undertaken a study trip to New York and Boston, where they gained real-world insight into the commercial workings of big business.

Lancaster University Management School announces new Dean 08/05/15

Lancaster University Management School announces new Dean

Lancaster University is delighted to announce that Professor Angus Laing has been appointed Dean of Lancaster University Management School.

Student consultancy gives charities a helping hand 06/05/15

Student consultancy gives charities a helping hand

Community groups and charities in the Lancaster area are getting a welcome boost to their work, thanks to a series of consultancy projects involving MSc Project Management students.