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UCLan launches honour abuse essay competition to eradicate harmful practices

Dr Roxanne Khan speaking at the Preston launch event Pic: UCLan The University of Central Lancashire’s Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) has launched a prestigious international essay competition with a £500 prize for the winner The competition has been backed by […]

3 days ago
Preston’s university plants new trees to ‘green up’ the city skyline

Michael Ahern and Suntosh Kaur at the site of the new trees on Corporation Street UCLan’s plan to ‘green up’ Preston’s skyline is underway, after the first cluster of hundreds of new trees were planted. The six new trees have been planted on Corporation Street, […]

2 weeks ago
UCLan ranked top for student start-up businesses

UCLan's campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been ranked top in the north and fourth nationally for the number of graduate start-up businesses created. According to the 2017/18 data provided by […]

4 weeks ago
Preston professor wins international award for work on cystic fibrosis

Janice receiving her award A University of Central Lancashire professor has received a prestigious award for her work in the university and the local community to help patients with cystic fibrosis. Professor Janice Abbott […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s industrial past unearthed by archaeology students

Students busy at dig site on Brook Street Pic: David Toase A new archaeological dig site is allowing UCLan students to unearth Preston’s industrial past. The site, at the junction of Fylde Road and Brook Street, will provide training in all […]

4 months ago
Preston’s university up 30 places in UK rankings as 2019 freshers arrive in the city

Preston’s university has risen 30 places in the new edition of The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide. The University of Central Lancashire ranks 75th in the 2020 guide, […]

4 months ago
UCLan SU craft and food fair is back for freshers’ week – and it’s open to all

Sticky Chocolate Ltd were also at the last UCLan Craft and Food Fair Pic: Hannah Mason This year’s UCLan SU Freshers Craft and Food Fair is set to be a big one with over 30 stalls confirmed so far. Taking place on Thursday 19 September, the […]

5 months ago
Latest on roads affected by works for UCLan Masterplan

Harrington Street Pic: Google The University of Central Lancashire has released details of the latest roads to be affected in the second phase of its Masterplan highways improvements scheme. Harrington Street will be closed […]

5 months ago
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