Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

We need to expose and challenge gendered appearance norms 17/05/16

We need to expose and challenge gendered appearance norms

After Nicola Thorp was sent home from a job as a receptionist for refusing to wear high heels, Valerie Stead discusses gender and dress codes in a piece for HR Magazine.

View the article on the HR Magazine website
The sky's the limit for BBA alumna 16/05/16

The sky's the limit for BBA alumna

Collette Roche talks about how studying Management at Lancaster helped her career to take off.

Taster Days to give Sixth Formers a chance to try University study 09/05/16

Taster Days to give Sixth Formers a chance to try University study

Year 12 students, and others considering degree study, will have the opportunity to try their hand at their chosen subject in a series of upcoming Taster Days.

Franchising students net £400 prize for best project 09/05/16

Franchising students net £400 prize for best project

A group of undergraduate students studying a module in franchising have been crowned this year’s winners of a prize sponsored by the Bardon Group.

Economists win Bank of England One Bank Research Competition 09/05/16

Economists win Bank of England One Bank Research Competition

Two academics from Lancaster’s Department of Economics have won a prestigious award for their research on financial regulation.

Soil security just as critical as aircraft safety 09/05/16

Soil security just as critical as aircraft safety

Soils and the cities they serve are set to benefit from a new mix of engineering and environmental science, thanks to a five-year fellowship. 

Lancaster students head to Paris for ‘MBA Olympics’ 05/05/16

Lancaster students head to Paris for ‘MBA Olympics’

A team of 28 students and supporters are currently in Paris for the annual MBA Tournament – otherwise known as the MBA Olympics.

Be part of the LUMS SPACE PROGRAMME 03/05/16

Be part of the LUMS SPACE PROGRAMME

Staff and students shared their views on the redevelopment of the Management School at a special event in the Hub.

Economist delivers talk on Islamic Finance at government conference 03/05/16

Economist delivers talk on Islamic Finance at government conference

A LUMS economist has spoken about Islamic Finance before an audience of government figures.