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Future-planning expert speaks at SME Masterclass 09/06/16

Future-planning expert speaks at SME Masterclass

"Futurist" Mike Ryan shared his ideas on how SMEs can think and plan for the future at an event this week.

Dr Rodney Irwin appointed as Honorary Teaching Fellow 07/06/16

Dr Rodney Irwin appointed as Honorary Teaching Fellow

A senior figure from the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has been appointed as an Honorary Teaching Fellow at Lancaster University.

Record success for LUMS in China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge 02/06/16

Record success for LUMS in China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge

Four teams from Lancaster have succeeded in progressing to the semi-final of the China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge, marking a new record.

Joint reports suggest peer support could boost disabled people’s employment prospects 31/05/16

Joint reports suggest peer support could boost disabled people’s employment prospects

Peer to peer support or mentoring should have a stronger role in government work programmes, according to two studies by Disability Rights UK (DRUK) and The Work Foundation.

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Professor Igor Goncharov recognised with Best Paper Prize 26/05/16

Professor Igor Goncharov recognised with Best Paper Prize

A LUMS academic has received the German Academic Association for Business Research's Best Paper Award 2016.

App created by Lancaster start-up company wins a Google Play Award 24/05/16

App created by Lancaster start-up company wins a Google Play Award

An App developed by a LUMS alumnus has won the ‘Early Adopter’ category at the first Google Play Awards.

Lancaster climbs to 8th in the Guardian University Guide 23/05/16

Lancaster climbs to 8th in the Guardian University Guide

Lancaster University has risen two places to be ranked 8th in the Guardian University Guide 2017, published today.

‘Recycling is for drunks, addicts and babushkas’ – inside Russia’s mafia-dominated waste industry 23/05/16

‘Recycling is for drunks, addicts and babushkas’ – inside Russia’s mafia-dominated waste industry

Even leaving glass bottles out for collection carries a social stigma, explains Minna Halme.

'Leading lights' attend LUMS SaP workshop 19/05/16

'Leading lights' attend LUMS SaP workshop

Academics from institutions across the UK, as well as in Switzerland and Finland, visited LUMS recently for a Strategy-as-Practice Workshop.