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March Update

Taking forward the Bradford Offer Since our discussions of the ‘Bradford Offer’ last year a significant number of groups have been working through the key elements of that offer. This includes developning the curriculum, the Student Charter, the staff experience, … Continue reading

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We are carbon champions

The University of Bradford has once again received national recognition for our sustainable building programme. We beat off intense competition to claim the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) ‘Carbon Champion of Year’ award and the ‘Client of the … Continue reading

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December Update

A couple of weeks ago we held five graduation ceremonies which were a great occasion for our students to celebrate their achievements. Happily the weather held off – just the normal wind and rain – and the ceremonies went very … Continue reading

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National day of industrial action – information for students

As you may be aware, the TUC have organised a national day of industrial action and are calling upon all affiliated trade unions (who have a mandate) to take part in strike action on that date.  It is highly likely … Continue reading

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November Update

It has been a busy few weeks and the campus has felt very lively as we move into the colder weather. I attended a number of external meetings including with the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills on the new … Continue reading

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October Update

Last month’s British Science Festival was undoubtedly a great success. The academic impact has been huge with some very high profile exposure for some of our academic work. It was very gratifying to see some of the projects staff are … Continue reading

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Science Festival Success

The British Science Festival that we have hosted at Bradford over the last six days has been a great success and a real showcase for the work of the University. It highlighted some of  the tremendous scientific research being carried … Continue reading

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September update

As we look forward to the new term, I hope that colleagues have managed to enjoy a break in recent months. The summer period is always a busy one for work on the estate, including at Heaton Mount, at the … Continue reading

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Office for Fair Access approves University fees

Today the Office for Fair Access (OFFA) has approved the University of Bradford setting our fees at £9,000 for September 2012. The outcome from OFFA today will ensure that the University can continue to build a strong, sustainable university, with … Continue reading

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July Update

This month’s update focuses on our recently published Annual Report for 2009/10. For the first time, the report is published wholly online, reflecting our commitment to the environment and our position as a beacon for sustainability within the sector. The … Continue reading

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