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Lesley Giles and Peter Honey speak at Work-based learning event 17/11/17

Lesley Giles and Peter Honey speak at Work-based learning event

Visitors from all over the UK came to LUMS this week for the first Work-Based learning conference.

ESRC Seminar Series shortlisted for 2017 Global Equality and Diversity Award 31/10/17

ESRC Seminar Series shortlisted for 2017 Global Equality and Diversity Award

Research by a team including a LUMS academic on Challenging Gendered Media Mis(s)representations of Women Professionals and Leaders has been nominated for a prestigious award.

Women have less time for hobbies because they spend more time on chores than men 25/10/17

Women have less time for hobbies because they spend more time on chores than men

Professor Margaret Hogg comments on a study which finds that women have less time for hobbies than men because of household commitments.

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LUMS team wins IJF Best Paper Award 17/10/17

LUMS team wins IJF Best Paper Award

Nikos Kourentzes, Fotios Petropoulos and Juan R. Trapero have won this year’s International Journal of Forecasting best paper award.

Sir Roland Smith CEO Lecture 2017: Antony Burgmans 12/10/17

Sir Roland Smith CEO Lecture 2017: Antony Burgmans

‘We live in mad times’ was a statement both challenged and reinforced by Antony Burgmans at this year’s Professor Sir Roland Smith CEO Lecture, ‘Leadership in Turbulent Times’. 

Women lawyers “more risk averse” about applying for QC 27/09/17

Women lawyers “more risk averse” about applying for QC

Research by the Work Foundation, on why female lawyers are less likely to apply to be QC, is discussed in Legal Futures.

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