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AUDE announces new chair

The Association of University Directors of Estates (AUDE) has announced the appointment of Craig Nowell as its 2019/20 Chair. Nowell, is the immediate past Chair of AUDE in Wales having served for five years between 2012 – 2017, and is ...

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Sodexo supports mental health awareness among young people

Sodexo Schools and Universities is supporting the next generation of socially-minded leaders by raising awareness of mental health issues, as part of its platinum partnership with Enactus UK. Students from Enactus teams across the country were asked to come up ...

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Homes for Students on target to achieve growth forecast

Homes for Students, the national student accommodation manager, is on course to achieve its growth forecast after announcing it will operate over 20,000 student beds throughout the UK by the end of 2019, based on secured contracts. The figure has ...

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Gather & Gather on the menu at Edinburgh College

Gather & Gather has won a three-year contract, valued at £10 million, with Edinburgh College for student and staff catering and hospitality across its four campuses. This is the first win in the further and higher education sector for Mitie’s ...

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Sodexo partners with international charity group to reach young entrepreneurs

Sodexo has announced a partnership with Enactus UK, a social enterprise and educational charity which works with students to encourage the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders and social innovators. Each year, Enactus in 36 countries works with 72,000 students across the ...

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Nottingham Trent University launches sustainability behaviour change programme

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) has launched its engagement programme ‘Green Rewards’, encouraging its 4,000 staff across four campuses to take part in activities that boost sustainability and wellbeing at the University. NTU is one of the world’s most sustainable universities, ...

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How Sodexo helps students prepare for university

Andrew Wilkinson, Sodexo CEO for Schools and Universities in UK & Ireland, discusses how Sodexo helps to support students before and during their time at university Attending university is, for many, the first time that they will live away from ...

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AM Services receives unconditional offer at Edge Hill University

AM Services Group’s waste and washroom division has been appointed by Edge Hill University in Ormskirk, West Lancashire, to provide clinical and sharps waste management services and feminine hygiene services as well as healthcare and clinical waste bags. Edge Hill ...

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Top trends set to disrupt the education space

Sodexo has released its 2018 Sodexo University Trends Report: Five Trends Set to Impact the Student Journey and Campus. Drawing on insight from a panel of leading higher education experts as well as Sodexo’s experience providing services to 700 universities ...

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Two new university deals for Apleona

Apleona HSG Facility Management UK has won new contracts with two renowned UK universities. The FM and workspace services provider has commenced delivery of a new, long-term multi-million pound contract secured with the University of Roehampton. The five-year deal worth ...

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