Researchers from Lancaster University are exploring whether technology could be the key to tackling the UK’s loneliness epidemic by better connecting older adults with their communities.
Masters graduate Joshua Kingston made such a positive contribution to his Lancaster University college that he was nominated to attend a special lunch hosted by the Vice Chancellor.
Threatened African elephants could be better protected using approaches developed during the ending of apartheid, conflict resolution in Colombia and international climate change negotiations.
Large-scale commercial trade of wild orchids is a pressing, but little-recognised conservation problem, according to researchers.
Lancaster University has celebrated the achievements of hundreds of postgraduates in four ceremonies which took place on Wednesday.
A hospital stay with her poorly baby inspired Rawa Abu Lawi to achieve a PhD – to improve the experiences of other children and their parents.
From literature festivals and radio shows to open-mic story-telling and writing events, Yvonne Battle-Felton has used her expertise to start up community projects while working towards her PhD at Lancaster University.
Sandra Wearden had more of an insight than most into the behind-the-scenes workings of her graduation day – after achieving a PhD in degree ceremonies.
Masters graduate Yanisa Thanomrod balanced organising events for postgraduate students with achieving a distinction in her studies in diplomacy and foreign policy.
The Chancellor’s Medal is presented every year to students showing exceptional merit in their field.