Developing our new vision and strategic plan

Developing our new vision and strategic plan

Matt Atkin, Director of Planning, shares his experience of developing the University’s new vision and strategic plan with our people at its core. It’s over two years since Nancy asked me to help with the development of our new vision and strategic plan and I clearly...
April McMahon: Introductory message

April McMahon: Introductory message

Tertullian, writing in the 2nd Century AD, claimed that every victorious Roman general in a triumphal procession would have someone standing behind him whispering in his ear: “Remember you are mortal.” Or in other words, keep your eye on the bigger picture, even if...
Patrick Hackett: All change?

Patrick Hackett: All change?

When I’m out and about meeting staff I hear much debate about the why, what, when and how of change in our University. I wanted to share my thoughts on this often contentious topic – and hear your views too. Early in 2020 we will launch our University’s new vision and...
Open letter: The tide of change

Open letter: The tide of change

“We share a dark history – but its moments like this, when we come together as one, united by our desire to do better, to be better and to right the wrongs of the past, that we start to heal spiritual hurts and the intergenerational trauma that still exists today”...