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A condensed look at our local engagement
Welcome to the Spring edition of our Community Newsletter bringing you news on how the University is making a positive contribution to local communities through our research, teaching and activities. Find out how we are welcoming visitors to campus through our public engagement activities, reducing our social and environmental impacts and the opportunities for you to get involved with our activities
In this issue we provide an update on the University's campus developments. Current projects include a new Innovation and Enterprise Centre to boost innovation, productivity and growth in the region, and a new Bodington Pavilion and Cycle Track facility to provide state-of-the-art facility for the city's aspiring athletes.
Also included in this edition: how we are achieving carbon saving and community benefits through our University-wide furniture reuse scheme; the relocation to campus of the Bodington Hall sculptures; highlights from Celebrate Week celebrating the very best of students achievements; sporting events hosted on campus including the International Festival of Orienteering and the coming Skyride; details of our Spring into Summer 2016 adult learner programme; details on a new Student Lead Waste Working Group to reduce waste and increase recycling in residential areas; an update of our work with educational charity IntoUniversity; as well as our coming programme of public lectures and events.
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