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October enews: VC's views on funding landscape

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Reporter Extra: funding landscape

Read the Vice-Chancellor's views on higher education funding and the implications it has for the University.


VC's statement on research funding

The Vice-Chancellor also issued a press statement yesterday commenting on the future of research funding.


USS pensions consultation

Consultation regarding changes to the USS scheme will commence officially on 20 October 2010. A detailed consultation pack will be sent to all active scheme members, prospective members and their representatives prior to this date.


Higher Education League Tables

The Higher Education league table 'season' has come to an end. Dr David Belk of the Academic Planning and Performance Office has produced a report summarising the results and looking at possible future trends.


New Director of IT

Rhys Davies is the new Director of IT at the University. Rhys comes to us from a substantially retail background, having worked with several major companies including Asda, Morrisons and Tesco and, most recently, with Unipart and William Hill.


The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Details of all next year's exhibitions and October workshops are now available online at