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Curating Research: Rachael Yardley, co-curator of Lasting Impressions: 20th Century Portrait Prints, talks about her fantastic experience of working on the postgraduate exhibition at the Barber Institute

There is nothing like the feeling of walking into an exhibition that you have worked towards for nine months and seeing a crowd of animated people engaging with the works that they are encountering. 1,177 more words

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University pushes Saints’ players to the max

Determined to build on last year’s performance in the Premier League, Southampton Football Club is back working with our sports science department here at Solent University… 317 more words

Sport Science

Teaching as a Relational Practice

The Chronicle of Higher Education reporting on a survey of 30,000 college graduates, noted that graduates “had double the chances of being engaged in their work and were three times as likely to be thriving in their well-being if they connected with a professor on the campus who stimulated them, cared about them, and encouraged their hopes and dreams.” The article also highlighted both the sceptical responses to the survey as well as the potential value the findings could offer institutions of higher education. 9 more words


Daniel: Climbing the O2 with LAIBS interns

So we’re finally at the end of the year and into the summer break: who knew it’d fly by so quickly? I thought I’d do my last post for year 1 about the amazing end to the final semester I had! 646 more words

Lord Ashcroft International Business School

Mortar boards, pins, heels, wine, prizes and speeches: it's Graduation 2014!

It’s that time of year again when campus is buzzing with excited (and slightly nervous) students, proud parents, and lecturers dressed as you’ve never seen them before! 1,596 more words

Student Experience

Lyon’s Fête des Lumières: Commercialist extravaganza or installation art at its finest, asks French and Art History student Marianne Thomas

The city of Lyon, located in the heart of the French hexagon, is a beautiful and vibrant one, bursting with a wide spectrum of cultural events that is ever-surprising in its variety and seemingly never-ending in its frequency. 1,015 more words

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Guest Post - Christian Bennardo '15

          As any college student knows, life on campus is filled with as many challenges as there are opportunities to enjoy oneself. Keeping up with your regular coursework, studying for finals, or even finding the right balance between work and play can stress out even the most well-adjusted student. 629 more words