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BCO introduces free membership for students

The British Council for Offices (BCO) has announced that under-graduate and post-graduate students can become members at no charge, as it aims to encourage young people to join the organisation. To apply, students should download the dedicated Student Membership Application ...

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Sodexo teams up with WWF to create more sustainable menus for students

Sodexo has teamed up with conservation organisation WWF-UK to encourage students at universities across the UK and Ireland to choose foods that are more sustainable and have a lower environmental impact. From 7-25 October, ‘Finer Diner’ pop-up restaurants, created by ...

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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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IFMA unveils 2019 scholarship programme

Applications for the 2019 International Facility Management Association (IFMA) scholarship programme are now open. The scholarship offers practising and aspiring facility managers a route into higher education. Students who receive the scholarship are also given complimentary registration to IFMA’s World ...

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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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Keeping students safe at university

University campus buildings and student accommodation facilities are complex infrastructures. With so many security requirements, it can be difficult for facility managers to keep on top of them all and the challenges they impose. Andrew Shaw, Architectural Consultant for Allegion ...

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Global report reveals students at UK universities are demanding healthier foods from on-site catering

A new report by Sodexo has revealed that more than half of UK students (60 per cent) expect vegan or vegetarian food to be available at their university catering or retail outlets, and 49 per cent expect free-from foods. The International University ...

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Study & IT facilities are key influencers in University selection

The latest student experience survey from the Association of University Directors of Estates (AUDE) has revealed nearly two thirds of UK students (61 per cent) say libraries, accommodation and IT facilities are key to their university choice. The report commissioned ...

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UK university estates pull in £28 billion

At the last count, this year’s annual report by the Association of University Directors of Estate (AUDE) has revealed the UK University Estates sector has a total income of £28 billion, an increase of £1 billion on last year’s report. This ...

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Students pit their skills in ISS Food Excellence competition

The ISS food and hospitality business unit’s Excellence Awards hosted at Leeds City College’s Printworks Campus provided budding young chefs with the chance to show of their culinary skills. Members of the ISS Academy of Excellence, run in conjunction with the ...

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