UK and Ukraine universities #TwinforHope

Last Thursday, Universities UK (UUK) launched their #TwinforHope campaign, which featured a live streamed video of staff from Ukrainian universities.  The video was broadcast on UUK’s twitter account, which has over 100,000 followers.  The video showcases some of the powerful stories of dedicated Ukrainian university staff and explores the positive impact of the

The School Games National Finals reward Merseyside athletes

On 6 September, four athletes from Merseyside won medals at the UK’s biggest multi-sport event for talented young athletes between the ages of 13 to 18 years old.  The Schools Games National Finals is a four-day event that is delivered by children’s charity, Youth Sport Trust in partnership with National Governing

91 LJMU students to study abroad this year

91 students from Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) will travel to 18 countries this year as part of the university’s ‘Study Abroad Programme’.  The study abroad universities span across three continents including institutions in the USA, Canada, Japan, South Korea and Europe.  Each student beat off stiff competition to be selected by LJMU

The Pandemic Institute Student Excellence Awards return

A unique collaboration between The Pandemic Institute in Liverpool and leading health care company DAM Health is returning.    The Student Excellence Awards is back for a second intake for 2023, with PhD students from the University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine encouraged to apply.

Edge Hill shortlisted for higher education awards

Edge Hill University has been shortlisted for two awards in the Times Higher Education (THE) awards.  The university has been recognised in two categories: the Widening Participation Initiative of the Year and Outstanding Contribution to the Local Community.  Edge Hill’s commitment to widening access to medicine has been nominated for redressing the