2021

Wed 22 December, 2021
University aims to connect locals with their heritage

The University of Bedfordshire’s Heritage Enterprise Hub has launched a series of events this winter in order to connect people in the community with both local and personal history.

Tue 21 December, 2021
Radio LaB hosts #CovidConversations to boost vaccinations

The University of Bedfordshire’s award-winning community radio station has launched an initiative in collaboration with Luton Council to help encourage young people in the town to get vaccinated.

Mon 20 December, 2021
University welcomes three new Pro Vice Chancellors

The University of Bedfordshire has welcomed three new Pro Vice Chancellors (PVCs) this academic term to lead the areas of Education & Student Experience, International and Research & Innovation.

Wed 15 December, 2021
Student creates loneliness campaign for Age UK

An art student from the University of Bedfordshire has designed a new advertising campaign for Age UK Milton Keynes, helping them to raise awareness of loneliness in the region.

Mon 13 December, 2021
The ‘Walking Dead’ crawl on to campus

A creative cross-course collaboration has seen a ‘real life’ zombie apocalypse take over the University of Bedfordshire’s Luton campus, after it was invaded by the gruesome undead.

Thu 09 December, 2021
University retains top ten spot for sustainability

The University of Bedfordshire has received a first class award in the 2021 People & Plant University League, retaining its position at eighth place out of 154 institutions.

Wed 08 December, 2021
Study finds Covid-related drop in school literacy levels

Research conducted by the University of Bedfordshire in partnership with Schoolreaders shows that literacy levels of most primary school pupils have been adversely impacted by disruptions to learning caused by Covid-19.

Tue 07 December, 2021
Graduate lands job on ITV training scheme

A University of Bedfordshire graduate has been offered a position on ITV’s journalism trainee scheme for 2022, beating more than 600 other candidates to the role.

Mon 06 December, 2021
Student parents gifted with festive fun day

This December, Beds SU will be hosting a festive crafts and play event as part of their ongoing support programme for students at the University of Bedfordshire who are balancing their studies with raising children.

Fri 03 December, 2021
Academics investigate effects of foetal reduction in pregnancy

Researchers from the University of Bedfordshire have contributed towards a report examining first-time mothers’ experiences of foetal reduction in multi-foetal pregnancies following Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) treatment.

Wed 01 December, 2021
University plants living memorials

Students and staff have attended tree-planting ceremonies at the University of Bedfordshire to remember those lost during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Tue 30 November, 2021
University in Top 25 for supporting disadvantaged students

The University of Bedfordshire has been announced as one of England’s Top 25 universities to have successfully contributed to an increase in social mobility amongst disadvantaged young people in England, according to a new report published by the Sutton Trust.