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Ravensbourne supports the Stand Alone Pledge

Ravensbourne supports the Stand Alone Pledge

In this special guest blog, Professor Linda Drew outlines why Ravensbourne is making the Stand Alone Pledge, in support of estranged students.  Ravensbourne makes a strong statement about its values, which makes us distinct in the HE sector. Ravensbourne’s activities...

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Health education: A terminal problem?

Health education: A terminal problem?

“A crisis in health and social care” is a phrase which seems almost as common in current news coverage as “Southern Rail strike” or “President Trump tweeted”. Stories of hospitals and social care services stretched almost to breaking point are rarely out of the media,...

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Endgame: Faust, TEF and the HER Bill

Endgame: Faust, TEF and the HER Bill

“Who is that cloven-hoofed fellow? I like the cut of his jib.” So says Mr Burns when watching Homer sell his soul to the devil for a box of doughnuts. I was reminded of this, my favourite Simpsons’ line, when Lord Blunkett accused UUK and GuildHE of entering a...

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For REFerence

For REFerence

Looking at responding to the REF consultation? Too late. The deadline for responding to the second Research Excellence Framework consultation closed two weeks ago. Following the Stern Review last summer, the long-awaited technical consultation on the latest REF was...

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Spotlight on Degree Apprenticeships: Ravensbourne

Spotlight on Degree Apprenticeships: Ravensbourne

Ravensbourne, apprenticeships and industry. Ravensbourne has been delivering apprenticeship training for BT's network and software engineering apprentices since 2015. Apprenticeships fit neatly into the college's vocational mission and endorse Ravensbourne's approach...

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