CDW – Overcoming Cyber Security Challenges in Higher Education

As more students embrace remote learning, universities must carefully consider their approach to cybersecurity, says Neil Bailey, Head of Education at CDW. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has touched every sector and every economy…
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Support for Universities Waiting for Travel Refunds

As we enter our 14th week of lockdown and see the restrictions easing, we are not yet back to normal and largely we are still largely not ready to start travelling. Following our previous update, which…
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VWV: University Governance and the Financial Challenges Posed by Coronavirus

In the second of three monthly blog posts, VWV’s Con Alexander and Jane Byford outline key areas to consider from a governance perspective in light of the financial implications of COVID-19. There is…
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New Firefighting Equipment and Associated Services Agreement Now Live

The North East University Purchasing Consortium (NEUPC) has recently launched a new framework for Firefighting Equipment and Associated Services (EFM2028 NE).  The contract period runs from 24th February 2020 to 23rd February 2022, with the option of…
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New PPE Agreement Now Live

Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) has recently launched a new framework for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Clothing and Uniforms.  The contract period runs from 10th May 2020 to 9th May 2022, with two possible one-year extensions…
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