News and Events

  Keele shortlisted for Times Higher Education Leadership & Management Award Posted on 17 April 2014 Keele University has been shortlisted for the award category Outstanding Departmental Administration Team at the Times Higher Education Leadership & Management Awards 2014. Luke Spolander News Photo 90x90   From Bulgaria with Love…Luke’s Bulgarian Adventure! Posted on 19 September 2013 A 2012 graduate from Keele University was one of only 14 students/graduates from the UK chosen to visit Tryavna in Bulgaria this summer for an EU funded project which promotes the sharing of knowledge and experiences of entrepreneurship with enterprise educators and students. launchpad 90x90   Launchpad for new businesses is a huge hit! Posted on 09 August 2013 Budding entrepreneurs received a crash-course in starting their own business in August, thanks to the Student Enterprise Team who developed Keele Launchpad, the first ever FREE 2-day business bootcamp at Keele. Keele Ready for Business 90x90   Keele Ready for Business Networking Event Posted on 07 August 2013 Keele Hall will be hosting a business breakfast networking event on October 2 to showcase opportunities for businesses including graduate internships and student placements, as well as access to research, facilities and expertise. The Ready for Business event will provide the chance to network and enjoy a full English breakfast. SPEED Plus logo 90   Be your own boss with SPEED Plus Posted on 07 August 2013 If you’ve got a business idea or a hobby that you’d like to turn into a business, but aren’t sure where to start, then SPEED Plus is for you! RES Away Day Photo 90x90   Sun and Celeb at RES Away Day Posted on 22 July 2013 Keele University’s Research and Enterprise Services team took a rare break away from the office to spend the nine-to-five hours at the University’s Sustainability Hub – enjoying a day of sun, sandwiches and presentations.   KUSBP is going for growth in 2013 Posted on 24 May 2013 The KUSBP Business Barometer canvassed the views of 35 growing businesses based at the Science and Business Park from a diverse range of industries.
  IC5 designs unveiled Posted on 24 May 2013 The landmark BREEAM ‘very good’ rated building has been designed by Staffordshire County Council to appeal to growing high-tech research and development companies. Three floors of flexible open plan units are on offer, ranging from 1,000 sq ft, including one floor specifically designed for bespoke client fit-out of high quality laboratory or workshop space.
Veg Close Up   Keele catering team win nine awards at national competition Posted on 24 May 2013 winners included: Ruby Rainey, Assistant Chef, a bronze award for her selection of canapés along with merits for her 'Restaurant Plate' and 'Afternoon Tea' presentation in the junior event; Dave Cooper, Assistant Chef, bronze for his selection of canapés and a merit in 'Restaurant Plate' in the senior category, and Alex Bowers, Catering Supervisor, bronze for the 'Barista Skills Challenge'.
  What is the role of universities in the broader business community? Posted on 24 May 2013 Sir Andrew Witty, who is authoring the report, has stated that it is ‘vitally important’ for our universities to be at the ‘heart of local growth strategies’. Surely this is the exact arena that academic venues are operating in already? A middle-ground where ideas can be nurtured and thrive.