Global Engagement PVC updates

June 2016

I know I say this every time but June has been a particularly busy and significant month – both for BU and the sector. UK votes to leave the EU For the past few months, UK voters have been considering whether we should stay in or leave the European Union (EU).  In the end, the… Read more » about June 2016

May 2016

Big news this month with the publication of the Government’s HE White Paper – potentially marking the biggest reforms to HE for nearly thirty years. We covered this through our daily Global BUzz of course – for brief highlights go to Global BUzz. As for me, I write this month’s update having just stepped off… Read more » about May 2016

April 2016

Today I’m writing this from New Delhi, India, in 40 degree heat – and yet I hear from my team in Bournemouth that they have experienced snow this week! I can’t deny that it is good to be back in India – I’ve never been good with snow – and certainly not in April! Hubs… Read more » about April 2016

March 2016

True to my closing line in last month’s update, today I find myself writing this month’s one whilst I’m sitting in the airport on my way to meet QS colleagues in Singapore. This is the start of a busy few months of travel – which I relish – and I can’t wait to see the… Read more » about March 2016

February 2016

This month sees us take stock on the last quarter activity as we presented our quarterly update to various fora and formal committees within the university. We are still of course brimming with pride about featuring in the prestigious Times Higher Education top 200 list of the most international universities in the world – a… Read more » about February 2016

January 2016

Since this is my first update of 2016 – Happy New Year everyone! And a very special welcome to our new international students who celebrated the start of their BU life at the International Student Welcome Reception last week. We have captured the excitement of our students and staff in our Storify of the event… Read more » about January 2016