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Student group attend 'insightful and empowering' WBCSD meeting in Switzerland 19/04/16

Student group attend 'insightful and empowering' WBCSD meeting in Switzerland

A group of LUMS undergraduates have had the opportunity to attend a prestigious sustainability event in Montreux, Switzerland.

 Bright minds take on Lancaster’s green challenge 11/03/16

Bright minds take on Lancaster’s green challenge

Professor Gail Whiteman, Director of the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, was one of a panel of judges tasked with choosing a winner in this week's College Sustainability Challenge. 

New Doctorate of Management programme to help senior managers develop 16/02/16

New Doctorate of Management programme to help senior managers develop

A new part-time alternative to a PhD, aimed at research-orientated practitioners in the field of management, has been launched by Lancaster University Management School.

Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business seeks Research Associate 12/01/16

Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business seeks Research Associate

The Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business at Lancaster University is seeking a 12-month Research Associate who will look at the economics of climate change. 

Office of the future 08/01/16

Office of the future

In an article about the future of offices and remote working, Karen Dale explains why the office could become more, not less important. 

View the article on the Economia website
UK floods and extreme global weather linked to El Niño and climate change 04/01/16

UK floods and extreme global weather linked to El Niño and climate change

Gail Whiteman, from the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, warns that flood defences could become "out of date" as extreme weather increases. 

View the article on The Guardian website