All the regular updates issued by the Vice-Chancellor
Update | 2 November, 2020
As we are now nearly mid-way through our first semester of the 20/21 academic year, it is important to take stock and reflect on the continuing challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic to our University community.
Update | 3 August, 2020
Over the last few weeks, more staff have been returning to campus with the re-opening of a number of key student-facing facilities, including the McClay Library and the Graduate School.
Update | 8 June, 2020
As the University prepares for the new academic year and transitioning out of lockdown, we are currently working on detailed measures, guidance and policies to ensure the campus remains a safe and welcoming place to live, work and study.
Update | 13 May, 2020
As we continue to deal with the challenges of COVID-19, I wanted to reassure all staff that we are continuing to operate University business as best we can, whilst also planning for the future in this uncertain environment.
Update | 24 February, 2020
Last week, the University was presented with a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for our work on Shared Education by The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall at a ceremony in Buckingham Palace.
Update | 8 November, 2019
At the end of October, the University hosted a major event in New York which showcased the work and talent of the Seamus Heaney Centre.
Update | 3 June, 2019
A few weeks ago, I visited India along with colleagues from Marketing, Recruitment, Communications and Internationalisation, Faculties and the Graduate School.
Update | 9 November, 2018
The recent announcement by the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, that a £350 million investment has been secured for a Belfast Region City Deal is great news for the entire region.
Update | 28 September, 2018
This is the first of my regular updates aimed at keeping you informed about the latest news from my office and key issues for the University.