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​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Enhancing excellence in teaching and learning

13 Dec 2018, 09:30 - 16:15
This national one-day conference examines best practice in teaching and learning, and looks at what we really mean by 'teaching excellence'.

Tackling violence, harassment and hate crime

5 Dec 2018, 08:30 - 17:00
The event will consist of plenary lectures and practical and discussion led breakout sessions, including case studies from England, Scotland and Wales, as well as hearing from Student Unions and survivors. Experts will highlight the intricacies of dealing

UK universities: preparing for Brexit

29 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 17:00
This national one-day conference will give you the opportunity to examine the key institutional and operational aspects of Brexit, to consider where we are, and to discuss what happens next.

Access to higher education and student success summit 2018

21 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
Join us at this national one-day conference organised in partnership with Action on Access, where we will examine the key institutional and operational issues surrounding access, participation and success in UK universities

Enhancing the international student experience

15 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This one-day conference organised by UUK and UUKi in partnership with UKCISA is the must attend event for all those in the higher education sector who are interested in or responsible for enhancing the international student experience.

Making an impact: marketing and communications in higher education

8 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference will bring together communications, marketing, external relations and digital professionals to discuss the particular nature of university marketing and communications and to draw inspiration from outside the sector.

Brexit webinar series on higher education and research: The October deadline

5 Nov 2018, 13:30 - 14:30
Episode 2 of our Brexit webinar series: The October deadline

Managing university misconduct cases that might constitute a criminal offence: conducting inquiries and investigations in higher education

30 Oct 2018, 09:30 - 15:30
A best practice masterclass on conducting inquiries and investigations in higher education.

Research and innovation in universities

16 Oct 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This one-day, national conference is for those with strategic responsibility for research and innovation in universities, research institutes, and the wider higher education sector.

Transnational education: global location, local innovation

3 Oct 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This flagship conference for transnational education leaders will look at the ways that effective worldwide degrees blend global locations with local innovations.

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Universities UK

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Universities UK

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Universities UK

 Blog

How universities can help solve the UK’s shortage of nurses

14 December 2018
The Royal College of Nursing's Lara Carmona explains how, with the right investment, universities can help to solve the UK's nursing shortage.

Auschwitz

Tackling hate crime in higher education: lessons from Auschwitz

11 December 2018
Professor Julia Buckingham, Vice-Chancellor of Brunel University London, on how her participation in the first ever 'Lessons from Auschwitz' programme has intensified her commitment to tackle hate crime in all its forms.

Exploring solutions to ethnicity attainment gaps – one university's experience

5 December 2018
Professor Sir Chris Husbands, Vice-Chancellor of Sheffield Hallam University, shares recent experience of his institution's efforts to tackle the BAME attainment gap.