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The Future is Bright... The Future is Offsite?

Lee Wilkinson from PwC and Liz Schofield from the School of Built Environment explore the rise of offsite construction as a challenge to traditional construction models and ask whether it can really deliver all it promises?

20/03/19
Sophie Jennison Architecture Student

How can we ensure that the right skills are identified, supported and developed in education?

To celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday 8 March 2019, I was asked to join an Industry Skills Panel Discussion organised by Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber, based at Leeds Beckett University, and delivered in partnership with Shulmans LLP.

20/03/19
A dissertation questionnaire

YORhub Contractors Support Built Environment Student with Dissertation Projects

Seventeen of the region’s main contractors, including four SMEs, working under the YORhub group of frameworks attended a session where they discussed their personal and industry experiences of digital technologies with a view to supporting final year students with their dissertation projects.

20/03/19
Amy being presented with her award

Final Year Civil Engineering Student Wins ICE Award

Congratulations to Amy Farrell for receiving a QUEST Plus Award from the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).

20/03/19
The students with their awards

Project Management Students Win Awards for Second Year Running!

Three students from our BSc (Hons) Project Management course have won awards at the Association for Project Management regional awards.

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'CITE WOMEN!'

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, students, academic staff and librarians have joined together in an event ‘CITE WOMEN!’

Princess Anne at the reception

Professor Parneet Paul, REDR Trustee, meets The Princess Royal HRH Princess Anne at Patrons Event

REDR Trustee, Professor Parneet Paul from the School of Built Environment and Engineering attended a REDR Patrons Drinks Reception and Evening Event held on Thursday 28th February and hosted by AXA XL.

07/03/19
Australian Beach

Study Abroad Experience: Australia

Experiencing what the world has to offer, meeting the most amazing people from all across the globe and living the dream has changed me on a level that I never expected.

26/02/19
Leeds Beckett University Brittany Hirst

Outreach event encourages children's interest in STEM

As part of ‘Global Week’, organised by Principal Lecturer Jenny Seavers, a team of staff from the School of Built Environment and Engineering organised a full day of outreach activities for 140 pupils from the Heworth C. E. Primary School based in York.

28/01/19

SoBEE Showcase Water Engineering Research at Careers Fair

Staff from the School of Built Environment and Engineering (SoBEE) visited John Leggott Sixth Form College STEM Outreach Careers Fair, meeting Y7-13 pupils from across Scunthorpe and Doncaster.

17/01/19
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