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Highlights of the media coverage for the University from October 13 – 17

BBC Inside Out
watch again on the iPlayer at 10:53-11:04 and 13:58-16:03: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b04lcs0y/inside-out-south-13102014
Dr Karen Shalev Greene is interviewed as part of a special report on dementia, discussing her research on missing people and some of the restrictions the condition imposes on sufferers which can contribute to them going missing (ICJS)

The Times
Article on back pain mentions reflexology research by UoP.

Financial Times
Scottish Construction Now http://www.scottishconstructionnow.com/2014/10/15/balfour-beatty-unveils-leo-quinn-new-ceo/
Construction Index
Water Briefing
Business Quarter Magazine
Construction News Plus
Builder and Engineer
Articles about Leo Quinn who has been named chief executive of Balfour Beatty mentions he attended University of Portsmouth. (PBS)

BBC Radio Sussex
Karen Shalev-Greene interviewed about missing people. (ICJS)

The Business Magazine
Report on why MBA student Katie Ilincariu chose the Portsmouth Business School.

The Business Magazine
Article profiling eight entrepreneurs includes a profile on UoP graduate David Furby who founded the company Novatech.

The Business Magazine
Report on UoP initiative Innovation Space which has been established to help local entrepreneurs.

Article on the six things you’ll only know if you’ve been a student at UoP.

Process Engineering
Article on Stork Food and Dairy Systems mentions its partnership with UoP.

Education Investor
Mention of Unite’s plan to build student accommodation in Portsmouth.

Express FM
Claudia Maraston was interviewed ahead of her inaugural lecture this week. (ICG)

Mortgage Introducer 
Article on insurance fraud mentions research by UoP. (ICJS)

Huffington Post 
Article on the role of a scientist working for the Mary Rose Trust mentions a collaboration with UoP.

BBC Radio Sussex http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p027pvcq (listen again at 01:08:30)
Professor of Criminology Francis Pakes interviewed about a criminal’s mindset. (ICJS)

BBC Radio 5 Live http://yellownews.tveyes.com/PlaybackPortal.aspx?SavedEditID=e5c79114-240c-465e-a59c-d9b81b8bd35d
Dr Mark Frost talks about an upcoming film about Effie Gray, the wife of John Ruskin. (SSHLS)

BBC Radio Solent http://yellownews.tveyes.com/PlaybackPortal.aspx?SavedEditID=e6df27c1-f2c8-4ba7-ac2d-24fef008979f
Interview with PhD student Lee White from SEES. (SEES)

Property Investment News
Article about Unite Students who are planning to build student accommodation on a site in Greetham Street.

Guardian http://www.theguardian.com/student-media-awards-2014/student-media-awards-2014-shortlist

The Student Guide http://tinyurl.com/ofm75po
The Student Media Awards shortlist includes nominations for two University students (CCI)

Business Magazine
Article about Portsmouth Business School and the Crowdfunding Centre who have entered a partnership to understand how crowdfunding is changing the UK and global financial landscape (PBS)

Hampshire Chronicle
Article about the Solent Design Awards mentions that University of Portsmouth has helped organise the awards.

Dredging Today
Article about the Young Central Dredging Association (CEDA) seminar which was recently held at University of Portsmouth (Engineering)

In The News:

Report on plans being afoot for the former Zurich Insurance building to be turned into student accommodation by a property developer.

Article about Stephen Wiggins, who has been appointed as the new Academic Registrar at the University.

Article about Portsmouth Business School and the Crowdfunding Centre who have entered a partnership to understand how crowdfunding is changing the UK and global financial landscape (PBS)

Mention of a talk about designing informative forecast systems by Dr Emma Suckling that is being held in Richmond Building tonight. (PBS)

Article about Cancer Research UK’s Stand Up To Cancer march mentions that one of the standard bearers is a student at University of Portsmouth (Psychology)

Article about how the University is working with other local organisations to establish a technical college in the area.


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