Connect: Spring 2016
Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry

Partner spotlight: the National School of Business Management

I think the two institutions have learned much from each other. There have undoubtedly been some cross-cultural challenges, but discussion and negotiation have led to mutual understanding. We can be very proud of where we've got to after three years.

Dr Dulekha Kasturiratne, Associate Professor of Marketing.

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Spotlight: Stephen Ball

Engineering underpins the very fabric of our country and economy, from our roads and bridges to our buildings and utilities. And yet, in this country, we haven’t valued engineering anywhere near highly enough.
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Spotlight: Dr Abigail McQuatters-Gollop

I feel Westminster is my field. What I am really interested in is finding those important pieces of science that can become evidence for policy change in marine management and conservation.
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Your stories

Students in the School of Art and Media were cast in the role of technical gurus for the filming of a live insert into a forthcoming play. Using green screen technology, the students shot news and weather reading sequences.

In addition, groups with an interest in brain tumour research, Huntington’s disease and Parkinson’s visited the University in recent months.

Read about these and more in our round-up of campus stories