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News

We encourage IES members with an interest in Higher Education to comment on the draft of the revised subject benchmark statement for Earth sciences, environmental sciences and environmental studies....
A list published in January by the Science Council is being used to highlight a collective blind spot in the approach of government, media and public to science, which either tends to refer only to...
The new academic year is nearly upon us and the Higher Education Academy are beginning it by launching the HEA STEM Technician of the Year Award. University technical staff make a vital contribution...
Lord Adonis Growth Review Lord Adonis has been asked by Labour Party leader Ed Miliband to conduct an independent growth review, which will feed into the Labour Party’s developing growth and...

Report

This good practice guide explores the challenges, benefits and opportunities associated with higher education institutions (HEIs) engaging the public in the disciplines of geography, earth and...
An updated version of our 2012 publication, the purpose of this document is to bring together a list of available funding streams for research, careers or projects in the environmental sciences. This...
Formal environmental science (ES) education in higher education institutions (HEIs) in the UK has been developing over forty years. The aim of this two phased project is to try and map this complex...

Profile

Alina is the course director for the new MSc Sustainable Planning at the University of Hertfordshire
. She is responsible for course design, academic content, co-ordination, recruitment and marketing...
Barry runs his own sole trader business, Green Brain Associates, so it’s up to him to win and manage the business, as well as actually doing the work. His work falls into two categories:...
Rolf is currently director of the Swiss Foundation for Environmental Education, which is tasked with mainstreaming Environmental Education and Education for Sustainability in the Swiss school system...

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