27 November 2014
Michael Thorne, Vice-Chancellor, Anglia Ruskin University features in a Hindustan Times article stating there is an extensive scope for higher education in India while discussing their partnership.
21 November 2014
London South Bank University Vice-Chancellor calls for Government to recognise Employer-sponsored Education
Dave Phoenix, Vice-Chancellor of London South Bank University has written an article for the Huffington Post detailing why Government needs to take notice of employer-sponsored education ahead of the general election.
6 November 2014
Researchers at Anglia Ruskin University have created a new database at the Veterans and Families Institute will improve access to the research done on soldiers adjusting to life after service. The online database will bring together UK and international literature as well as research resources on military veterans and their families.
30 October 2014
A research team from the University of Sunderland have won a pharmacy research grant to work with leading pharmacy organisations on a 12 month project into the use of unlicensed medicines in the NHS.
27 October 2014
Academies Week Expert Column by million+ CEO on the value of university-led teacher training provision
Pam Tatlow, Chief Executive, million+ analyses plans by Government to transfer 17,000 teacher training places away from universities to the School Direct programme stating the change has all the makings of a crisis in future teacher supply. Pam also explores the repercussions such a change could have on the sector and trainees also.
27 October 2014
University of West London Director of Research appointed as President of the Infection Prevention Society (IPS)
Heather Loveday, Director of Research at the College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare, University of West London was appointed as President of the Infection Prevention Society (IPS) after joining the organisation in 1998.
26 September 2014
Professor Michael Gunn, Vice-Chancellor, Staffordshire University and Chair, million+ discusses the current state of research funding in the UK and elaborates on topics in our latest report.
25 September 2014
Following the publication of our report The Innovation Challenge: A new approach to research funding we showcase case studies on university research making an impact on society and the economy.
4 September 2014
For the coming conference season million+ and NUS are pleased to co-host fringe events at the Labour, Conservative and Liberal Democrat party conferences.
4 September 2014
Abertay Vice-Principal Professor Steve Olivier completes a 120 mile coast-to-coast challenge to fundraise for Abertay's student athletes
12 August 2014
We believe that decoupling the AS level from the A level, creating a standalone qualification which will not contribute to an A level grade, will be detrimental to many students wanting to progress through post-16 study. We are calling for a full reversal of the decoupling of the AS and A level, allowing students to take an AS level as part of their full A level qualification.
6 August 2014
Policy Review opinion piece by million+ CEO on David Willetts' proposal to overhaul the student loans system in England
Pam Tatlow, Chief Executive, million+ examines the proposed plans by David Willetts, now Ex-Minister for Higher Education, Science and Skills, that explored a scheme in which universities would be asked to shoulder responsibility for some of the loans of their students in return for permission to raise tuition fee.
23 July 2014
million+ are supporting a petition led by the independent Think Tank Bright Blue to remove international students from net migration targets.
16 July 2014
BBC News - Greg Clark universities minister as Willetts steps down
15 July 2014
It is unusual for Ministers tasked with introducing highly controversial reforms to be remembered fondly but David Willetts ticked the boxes in terms of integrity and as a result won respect even among those who were strongly opposed to the government's policies.
Research Report: The Innovation Challenge: A new approach to research funding