From the chess board to the board room
A Lancaster Professor, and world-renowned chess player, took on 18 people at a game of chess – simultaneously!
Funding kick-starts science and technology innovations
Cancer treatments, educational Minecraft software and space weather monitors are just some of the Lancaster University science and technology research and development projects being backed by a £50,000 innovation fund.
Pentland Centre calls for ‘courageous leadership’
Leading climate change academic, Professor Gail Whiteman, alongside Stephen Rubin, Chair of the Pentland Group, Peter Bakker, the CEO of the World Council for Sustainable Business and Martin Chilcott, CEO of 2degrees, gathered in London to launch The Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business to a corporate audience.
Major engineering firm helps support student careers
A major UK company, Mott MacDonald, has rewarded two Lancaster students’ commitment to nuclear engineering with the gift of scholarships.
Music proves to be a real hit in dementia project
Creative activities, such as designing musical instruments, can improve the quality of life of people with dementia, according to researchers at Lancaster University.
Lancaster provides Far East business opportunities
More than 60 businesses have established stronger links with China in the last two years through working with Lancaster University.
New accolade for Engineering Building
Lancaster University’s new Engineering Building is the winner of a British Construction Industry award.
Our newly refurbished library opened its doors to students today
The project, which is a result of listening and involving students and users in the design, offers a light, airy and spacious academic study environment.
Cats’ eyes provide solution for looking inside nuclear reactors
Engineers have drawn inspiration from the eyes of cats to create a new camera that can see radiation coming from nuclear reactors – boosting safety, efficiency and helping during nuclear disaster emergencies.
Baking giant to explain reasons behind business success
The head of Britain’s biggest bakery brand, Warburtons, is set to share the key reasons behind the company’s success.