Archive for the ‘Campus news’ Category

North Korea: Prayer station for peace

With tensions mounting regarding North Korea, and thinking of our international students from China and other countries nearby, the Chaplain has set up a prayer station; staff and students of all faiths (and none) are very welcome to come along, spend a few minutes in quiet reflection, and leave a message or light a candle.

Quads & Norwood House in Top 50 list

We’re delighted that The Quads and Norwood House have been listed in the Student Crowd's top 50 best student accommodation halls in the UK.

Implementing national pay award

With effect from 1 August 2017 there will be a 1.7% increase on most single pay spine points

Bath graduate storms to relay gold

Danny Talbot helps Great Britain to men’s 4x100m relay gold on Saturday night at London 2017

Adobe Flash is retiring

Adobe have announced the end of support for Flash Player from the end of 2020; the University hopes to remove provision of Flash Player by the same point. We request that you don’t purchase any new services that are reliant on Flash.

No printing for Linux users: Tue 15 Aug 7-9am

We are carrying out an upgrade to Everyone Print; thank you for your patience while this necessary work takes place.

Visit the Virgil & meet staff teams there

All staff are warmly invited to the first Open Event in the Virgil Building on Wed 6 Sep from 3 - 5pm

The Milner Centre for Evolution project update

Our the monthly update aims to keep you up to speed on the new Milner Centre for Evolution project.

Progress report: Polden accommodation project

Follow the progress of the construction of our new residences.

Wessex UoB service to cease operations

University & First Bus are in discussions about extra services when Wessex's end on 22 September

Green light for new £3.5 million gym

Planning consent has been granted to build a new gym at the Sports Training Village that will open next summer

Help welcome our new students

A-level results day: How you can get involved with #gotintobath on social media channels next Thursday

Viper 10 Sportswear joins Team Bath Netball family

Team Bath Netball has joined forces with Viper 10 Sportswear for the 2017-18 season in an innovative suppliership which will see new designs and ranges, including replica kit for the Blue and Gold fans.

Delivering value for money activities

Sharing good practice and demonstrating we are spending public funds in an effective & efficient manner

Campus Retail & Commercial Operations

Teams in CRCO, ahs and Finance have been brought together to unify campus and city centre operations

Update regarding HEFCE

Uni is engaging fully with Higher Education Funding Council concerning a complaint from Lord Adonis

Medal haul for Bath-based swimmers

Our swimmers brought home a stash of 24 medals from FINA World & British Swimming Summer Champs

Women's lunchtime walking group on Mondays & Thursdays

Regular walkers say that they find it refreshing and invigorating to take time out from their busy schedules, to get fresh air and enjoyable exercise with friendly conversation along the way.

Price changes in Uni bars & eateries

Prices are changing in line with the Uni’s commitment to offer responsibly sourced food

Why Process Improvement matters

Professor Steve Egan talks about why Process Improvement is so important to the University