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Dean's corner

The latest news, developments and insights from the Dean of London Business School and our senior leadership team.

Clubs are an important part of what we do
Dean

Clubs are an important part of what we do

By Sir Andrew Likierman

One of the things that makes our School special is the number and quality of student-led conferences.

Making an impact in the community - have your say!
Dean

Making an impact in the community - have your say!

By Sir Andrew Likierman

For nearly six years now, staff, students and faculty have been volunteering to support the local community, parts of which are seriously underprivileged. Activities have included painting and renovating community spaces, Christmas toy drives, lectures for local schools and job skills workshops.

Another exciting year for the Campaign
Associate Dean

Another exciting year for the Campaign

By Susie Balch, Associate Dean, Advancement

2016 promises to be another exciting, busy year for Advancement as we look to close the Campaign. We have raised an incredible £97 million in less than three years, as well as banking over 83,000 volunteer hours. However there is still more to do.

Making things better
Dean

Making things better

By Sir Andrew Likierman

We have an alumnus in space!
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We have an alumnus in space!

By Sir Andrew Likierman

Tim Kopra, EMBAG2013 is Commander of the Soyuz spaceship and will spend 5 months on the International Space Station undertaking a wide range of scientific experiments. A stellar end to a world class year. Thank you so much everyone for all you’ve done to make it so. Happy holidays, Andrew

Harnessing the power of technology
Dean

Harnessing the power of technology

By Sir Andrew Likierman

As you know we are developing our capability in digital learning to enhance the experience of what we teach. We’ve already had two MOOCs (massive online open courses) from Julian Birkinshaw and Nader Tavassoli. John Mullins is preparing a third.

Behind the scenes
Associate Dean

Behind the scenes

By Catherine Webster, Treasurer and Associate Dean, Operations

In this latest issue of Life@LBS, I’m pleased to share with you an update from the Operations Team.

LBS right location for business superstars
Dean

LBS right location for business superstars

The eagle-eyed among you may have noticed that LT1 featured on BBC ONE this month. Why? Sir Alex Ferguson was here talking to students about transforming Manchester United into the world’s most valuable football club.

Executive Education: our story
Associate Dean

Executive Education: our story

By Sabine Vinck

Sabine Vinck, Associate Dean, on bringing Executive Education to the core of what London Business School does.