Mar 27, 2013

New research looks at novel ways to combat drug resistance

University of Southampton biological scientists are leading a major research project aimed at making drugs more effective.

Mar 25, 2013

University of Leeds Appoints Next Vice-Chancellor

The Council has appointed Sir Alan Langlands as the next Vice-Chancellor of the University.

Mar 22, 2013

Impact of Iceland volcano on ocean biology assessed

The impact of the 2010 Icelandic volcano eruption had a significant but short-lived effect on the biology of the North Atlantic Ocean according to a team led by scientists from the University of Southampton – who were on a shipboard research expedition in the area at the time.

Mar 21, 2013

Launch of the first ever UK-wide equipment sharing database for higher education

Led by the University of Southampton and funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) on behalf of RCUK SSC Ltd, the new national aggregation portal allows institutions to both contribute to and access facilities and equipment data from a selection of UK universities.

Mar 18, 2013

University of York appoints new Vice-Chancellor

The University of York announces the appointment of Professor Koen Lamberts as its new Vice-Chancellor.

Mar 12, 2013

CUHK Hosts APAIE Conference & Exhibition 2013

Hosted by The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) as part of its golden jubilee celebration, the annual Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) Conference and Exhibition is being held for the first time in Hong Kong, China. With the generous contribution from The Lanson Foundation, Dr. Alex K Yasumoto and a number of other sponsors and supporting organizations, CUHK is hosting the largest ever international education conference in the region from 11 March to 14 March 2013 at the AsiaWorld-Expo, bringing the territory into the spotlight in the global education arena.

Mar 07, 2013

Australia’s Prime Minister launches new University of Sydney Centre for Carbon, Water and Food

Australia's first multidisciplinary research centre dedicated to tackling the nation's and region's biggest food security and environmental challenges, through the integrated study of carbon, food and water, has been launched today by Prime Minister Julia Gillard.