VC visit

  • Vice-Chancellor’s visit to Hospitality

    Fresh from a 50th anniversary rugby shirt presentation on 12 October, the Vice-Chancellor was met by Jane Loveys, Director of ahs (Accommodation & Hospitality) and guided through a timeline of photographs showing hospitality outlets, events and staff over the last...

  • VC visits Academic Skills Centre

    Dame Glynis joined Maggie Ward Goodbody, Director of the Academic Skills Centre, as they stepped into a teacher training session to see the Centre in action. Twenty-three academics from Brazil were learning how to teach academic writing to their colleagues...

  • VC visit to the Bio Sciences Service Unit

    For her next department visit, Dame Glynis visited part of the Faculty of Science Technical Services, and met the dedicated team who look after the Bio Sciences Service Unit. After donning clogs and a lab coat and passing through the...

  • VC visits Development & Alumni Relations

    It was the turn of Gavin Maggs, Director of Development & Alumni Relations, to escort Dame Glynis, the President & Vice-Chancellor, to the East Building for her latest visit, and a look behind the scenes of events where she is...

  • VC visits Student Services

    To get the latest VC visit underway Anthony Payne, Head of Student Services, and his management team met Dame Glynis for a ‘big picture’ look at the advice and support they offer our students, from help with visas to counselling....

  • VC sees Careers Service in action

    The Vice-Chancellor and Tracey Wells, Head of the Careers Service, started off the VC’s latest visit with a look at the Service in action. The Sprint programme, which builds students’ confidence and helps them achieve their professional ambitions, had attracted...

  • VC visits Finance in Manvers Street

    Martin Williams, Chief Finance Officer, welcomed Dame Glynis to 18 Manvers Street on a Monday morning, and something different for the department’s start to the week. First port of call was the Payroll Office with Rob Coles, Payroll & Pension...

  • VC visits School of Management

    The Vice-Chancellor’s latest visit took her the full length of the Parade as she spent time with staff in the School of Management, which now has offices at both ends of the campus. Professor Veronica Hope Hailey, Dean and Head...

  • VC visits Campus Retail & Commercial Operations

    The Vice-Chancellor’s latest visit began in the slightly unusual surroundings of the Fresh Grocery Store. Ryan McCormick, Store Manager, explained the layout of Fresh highlighting two of its ‘focus areas’ - a tempting range of fruit and veg and a...

  • Vice-Chancellor visits Research & Innovation Services

    The Vice-Chancellor headed to Research & Innovation Services (RIS) on her latest visit to find out how they help colleagues to win research funding and support them through projects. To begin the tour Dr Jon Hunt, Director of RIS, introduced...