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Financial markets are almost off cigarettes – will they now kick the oil habit? 18/11/15

Financial markets are almost off cigarettes – will they now kick the oil habit?

Efforts to break our financial addiction to the energy sector might find useful lessons in the slow decline of tobacco, argues Mark Shackleton.

Engineering company praises Lancaster for supporting its best ever year 16/11/15

Engineering company praises Lancaster for supporting its best ever year

A Northwest engineering company has praised Lancaster University’s support as it enjoys its best ever year.

The UK gender pay gap: Lessons from Hollywood 10/11/15

The UK gender pay gap: Lessons from Hollywood

Figures released by the TUC show that the UK gender pay gap for top earners is currently 55%. Recent revelations from Hollywood show that both social and political action is needed to reduce this shocking statistic once and for all.

Saeideh D. Nasiri wins Kingsman Prize 2015 10/11/15

Saeideh D. Nasiri wins Kingsman Prize 2015

Saeideh D. Nasiri, graduate from the PhD programme in Statistics and Operational Research for Industry (STOR-i), has been named the winner of this year's Kingsman Prize.

Social Sciences at Lancaster ranked in the world's top 100 09/11/15

Social Sciences at Lancaster ranked in the world's top 100

Social Sciences at Lancaster have been ranked in the world’s top 100 in The Times Higher World Subject Rankings 2015/16.

Professor Bryan Lukas on the VW scandal
05/11/15

Professor Bryan Lukas on the VW scandal

Marketing Professor Bryan Lukas gives his thoughts on the VW emissions scandal, including the accusations involving Porsche.

Eight lucky students to go to Paris climate conference 05/11/15

Eight lucky students to go to Paris climate conference

Eight undergraduate students have been selected for the opportunity of a lifetime; attending a UN climate change conference in Paris.

City execs' bonuses should be tied to gender balance targets 04/11/15

City execs' bonuses should be tied to gender balance targets

Research by LUMS's Professor Colin Green and Dr Swarnodeep Homroy is highlighted in this article on gender diversity in business in the Guardian.

View the article on the Guardian website
LUMS donation to student society helps impoverished children 03/11/15

LUMS donation to student society helps impoverished children

Nearly 500 Vietnamese primary school children have received food, clothes and school supplies thanks to a Lancaster student society, helped by a donation from LUMS.