Read all of the latest blogs by our academics, experts and alumni. Get an inside look into what's happening at the University.

You can browse all of our blog posts or choose from one of our specialist blogs below if you have a specific interest.


Read all of our latest blogs by our academics, experts and alumni.
4 posts found

Date range

Read all of our latest blogs by our academics, experts and alumni.
4 posts found

Ravelin Sports Centre: Why variation in architecture matters Justin Moorton, architect at FaulknerBrowns, explores the design of Ravelin Sports Centre's terracotta cladding

04 January 2021 3 min read

Variations of surface textures, shapes and colours help us to navigate our world and create our memories. Discover the theory and design processes behind the construction of our new sports centre.

Close up of terracotta cladding on the new Ravelin Sports Centre

Becoming a climate positive University We're committed to becoming climate positive by 2030 — one of the most ambitious environmental target across the UK Higher Education sector.

29 June 2020 5 min read

Ian McCormack from our Estates and Campus Services shares some of our work to eliminate plastics, manage waste and reduce energy consumption. Find out more.

Rendered image of new sports centre

Sustainability: at the heart of building our future

29 June 2020 5 min read

Our new Estate Masterplan is focussing on constructing new buildings and facilities that focus on forward-thinking and sustainable designs. Find out more.

Rendering of new academic building

This site uses cookies. Click here to view our cookie policy message.

Accept and close