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Shutterstock-169502801 African doctors looking at xray of lungs

OU-led project awarded funding to improve access to cancer care in East Africa

The Open University has been awarded nearly £700,000 by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) to lead an East Africa-India-UK research collaboration to improve access to cancer care in East Africa.

17th July 2018
OU partnership team leading this initiative

Day 142, Year of #Mygration: Open University to mark National Hate Crime Awareness Week

The Open University has joined up with a number of organisations to host a Fight Against Hate Campaign Day of Action on 15 October as part of the UK's Hate Crime Awareness Week

19th July 2018
Shutterstock-761907343 Female industrial engineer

Top 50 women in engineering award

Carol Morris, OU Senior Lecturer in Engineering and Innovation has been recognised for her efforts in challenging gender stereotypes in engineering with a Top 50 Women in Engineering Award (WE50).

18th July 2018
Photo of Poland flag

Day 141, Year of #Mygration: Polish British Integration Centre

In today's post, we highlight the services available to the Polish community living, studying and working in Milton Keynes, where the OU's main campus is based

18th July 2018
Irish Centre Milton Keynes

Day 140, Year of #Mygration: Milton Keynes Irish Centre

As we celebrate the diversity of Milton Keynes, home of The Open University, today Dr Fidele Mutwarasibo provides information about the Irish Centre in Milton Keynes, and highlights the outreach work they do in the community

17th July 2018
Photo of Richard, co-producer of the event

Day 139, Year of #Mygration: Home? An open forum discussion at Milton Keynes' International Festival

OU Academic, Dr Agnes Czajka and Film Director, Richard DeDomenici, have organised an open forum discussion on 26 July as part of Milton Keynes' International Festival. The event will explore what it means to have, to create, to be, or to feel at home

16th July 2018
World Picnic photo of dancers - owned by MK Pulse

Day 138, Year of Mygration: World Picnic 2018 presented by The Parks Trust

The Parks Trust in Milton Keynes are hosting a World Picnic on 29 July, to celebrate the music, dance and cultures of the world in Milton Keynes. Entrance is free and everybody is welcome

13th July 2018
Ilona Roth

OU researchers awarded for impact of research on learning and teaching

Two OU academics were awarded for the impact of their research on teaching and learning this month in the OU Research Excellence Awards 2018.

12th July 2018
Jenna Mittelmeier

OU Early Career Researchers awarded

The Early Career Researcher Awards in the OU Research Excellence Awards 2018 were presented to two early career researchers whose research is already having significant global impact.

12th July 2018

OU researchers awarded for outstanding research project

Research which made it possible to orchestrate the first ever landing on a comet in order to investigate its environment, has won The Outstanding Research Project category in the OU Research Excellence Awards 2018.

12th July 2018

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