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Archive for June 2014

Universities Week features more than 100 universities

Universities week
Universities UK have reported a highly successful Universities Week 2014 , with more than 100 universities taking part, 45 of which showcased the breadth of research taking place by running interactive activities at the Natural History Museum,...

Engage Competition features in Times Higher Education

The NCCPE Engage Competition 2014 has featured in the Times Higher Education. Matthew Reisz of the Times Higher attended the event at the Natural History Museum in London last week, and reported back on our winning projects, sharing the excellent...

What do research staff do next?

Vitae, in collaboration with Naturejobs and other partners, are investigating the careers of research staff who moved from research posts in European higher education institutions to other employment sectors. Their aim is to develop a better...

NCCPE Engage Competition 2014 award winners announced!

Participants at CAER Heritage event
What do an interactive art installation captivating people with the microscopic world, a hill fort in Cardiff, and a collaboration between researchers and patients have in common? They have all won prizes in the National Co-ordinating Centre for...

Universities Week 2014

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The NCCPE are pleased to be one of the partners of Universities Week 2014, which takes place next week from 9th to the 13th June 2014. As part of the week, universities across the UK are inviting everyone to be inspired, get involved and discover...

NCCPE launches new website

We're delighted to unveil our new website. We hope you like it! Following evaluation of our old site, including a survey and user testing, we have made lots of improvements, and tried to ensure that the site meets the needs of our many users.There...

BIS consultation on research infrastructure

BIS are currently consulting on a ten year ‘road map’ for investment in research infrastructure. This closes on July 4th. It is part of their work to develop a new Science and Innovation strategy, launching this autumn The consultation document...