Archive for the ‘Professional services’ Category

IT Maintenance: SharePoint, Mon 23 April, 6am to 10am

SharePoint will be unavailable due to maintenance on Monday 23 April, from 6am to 10am

Staff Spotlight on...Rose Stephenson

This week's spotlight is on Rose Stephenson (Student Services) who talks sea lion training and Linkin Park

Excel - Advanced Functions, Tues 24 Apr, 2pm to 4.30pm

This course is available to all staff and postgraduate students. You'll learn how to use advanced functions such as VLOOKUP to search your data

KTP with Spirent awarded ‘outstanding’

The University's two year Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) with Spirent Communications has been awarded ‘outstanding’ by Innovate UK

Uni & SU awarded funding to tackle hate crime

The University and Students’ Union have received joint funding to tackle religiously-motivated hate crime

Alumni Ambassador launch

The launch of this new programme aims to enhance international student recruitment

Salary sacrifice changes for April 2018

Salary sacrifice schemes relating to car parking and STV membership will end for all members of staff from April 2018

Equality & Diversity Network Chair

An vacancy has arisen with internal applicants from all genders and backgrounds encouraged to apply

Photography exhibition preview: Collected Shadows

Assistive technology scholarship

There is an exciting opportunity to gain free access to assistive technology software

Power outage yesterday

All those who were on campus yesterday lunchtime will know that we had a cross-campus power outage for just over an hour at 12 noon. We are still investigating the circumstances that caused the power cut.

Update on USS and next steps

Message from Richard Brooks, Director of HR and Martin Williams, Director of Finance

Polden development update - April

Welcome to the 15th monthly update with news to keep you informed on the new Polden Corner Student Accommodation project

Athena Swan Annual Lecture 2018

Professor Michelle Ryan speaks on 'uncovering the glass cliff' on 25 Apr, 1.15pm to 2.45pm

Appointing our new Vice-Chancellor

Keep up-to-date with the latest information on the search for our new VC on the new web page

Sugar tax at University bars and eateries

The introduction of the nationwide sugar tax means an increase in price of some drinks high in sugar at University bars and eateries

IT maintenance: Remote desktop, Tue 17 Apr, 7am and 5pm

Remote Desktop is being updated to improve resilience. Access to this service maybe disrupted for a short period between 7am & 9am and 5pm & 6pm

The Alumni Innovation Award

The Alumni Innovation Awards presents promising graduates with the chance to win an award to help take an innovative idea to market

Vice-Chancellor recruitment update

HR Director Richard Brooks provides an update and feedback from the recent focus groups

Tony Thompson, Dept of Estates

We are saddened to announce the death of Tony Thompson from the Department of Estates.