May

Thu 19 May, 2022
University’s School of Arts & Creative Industries celebrate achievements

The University of Bedfordshire’s School of Arts & Creative Industries is gearing up to host its first in-person end of year degree show since the pandemic.

Wed 18 May, 2022
Researchers find English care system needs to get better at providing safe accommodation and support for care leavers into adulthood

In the first large-scale statistical analysis of young peoples’ exit from the care system (either residential or foster care) at age 16 and over in England, researchers from the University of Bedfordshire found wide variations in pathways and outcomes for young adults leaving care and that more needs to be done to maximise their life chances.

Mon 16 May, 2022
Public health expert to give insight into pandemic and vaccines

The University of Bedfordshire is set to welcome the former Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Professor Sir Jonathan Van-Tam MBE, to host the next in the series of ‘An Evening With’ public lectures.

Fri 13 May, 2022
REF results reveal University of Bedfordshire to be world leading in multiple research areas

Research by the University of Bedfordshire has been recognised as world leading by the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021.

Thu 12 May, 2022
University of Bedfordshire is celebrated for its world leading research in English

Research carried out by the University of Bedfordshire into English language proficiency and improving methodologies for its assessment has been recognised by the Research Excellence Framework as world leading, the highest rating possible.

Tue 10 May, 2022
25 hour show to celebrate 25 years on air

The University of Bedfordshire’s community radio station, Radio LaB, is marking 25 years on air this month – celebrating with a marathon 25-hour broadcast.

Mon 09 May, 2022
Forensics academic lends expertise to new book

A University of Bedfordshire lecturer has provided her expertise to a new non-fiction book, delving into the world of forensic science.

Thu 05 May, 2022
Students lace-up for intricate needlework exhibition

An exhibition exploring the physicality and manipulation of lace, created by University of Bedfordshire students, has gone on display at Luton’s Hat Factory.

Wed 04 May, 2022
New cohort of creatives for University’s heritage project

The University of Bedfordshire’s Arts & Culture Projects team has announced the second cohort of community practitioners for its Heritage Impact Accelerator project, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Tue 03 May, 2022
University’s vaccination radio show wins award

A special radio show which aimed to encourage young people to get the Covid-19 vaccine – devised by the University of Bedfordshire and Luton Borough Council – has picked up Silver at the 2022 Amplify Awards.