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A message from Professor Anthony Finkelstein – September 2021

This is my first Alumni News ‘Message from the President’. It has been a busy summer. I am very grateful to all the staff across City who have been preparing for the new academic year, including developing new and exciting teaching materials and methods. I am pleased to report that we are in excellent shape…Continue Reading A message from Professor Anthony Finkelstein – September 2021

A message from Professor Paolo Volpin, Dean of Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) – September 2021

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Alumni Newsletter. Today marks an historic new chapter for us as we officially become Bayes Business School. The decision to remove the Cass name last summer was not one we took lightly, nor was the comprehensive process we carried out to find a new name. We pride ourselves…Continue Reading A message from Professor Paolo Volpin, Dean of Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) – September 2021

Alumni Recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021

Each year, the Queen’s Birthday Honours list recognises the achievements and services of people across the UK, from all walks of life. We are delighted to announce and congratulate our eleven City and Business School alumni and staff who have been recognised for their commitment to various services in the Queen’s Birthday Honour’s List 2021….Continue Reading Alumni Recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021

A Message from Professor Paolo Volpin, Dean of The Business School (formerly Cass) – June 2021

A message from Professor Paolo Volpin

Welcome to June’s Alumni newsletter. It is hard to believe that we are almost halfway through the year, and I hope you have been enjoying our recent warmer summer days. As you know, the Business School has announced that, from Monday 6th September 2021, it will be renamed ‘Bayes Business School’. This decision was taken…Continue Reading A Message from Professor Paolo Volpin, Dean of The Business School (formerly Cass) – June 2021

An interview with City President, Professor Sir Paul Curran

“From August, I shall look at City from afar and remind myself that I had the honour to work in such an energising location, to both change the life-chances of thousands of people and to increase our understanding of the world.” In June this year, Professor Sir Paul Curran will be stepping down as President…Continue Reading An interview with City President, Professor Sir Paul Curran

Message from Professor Sir Paul Curran – June 2021

I hope that you and your family have been keeping well as we emerge from lockdown. England has taken further steps toward easing Covid-19 restrictions. These developments are welcome and a result of a significant fall in case numbers and continued progress in the vaccine rollout. This gives us optimism for the coming weeks and months…Continue Reading Message from Professor Sir Paul Curran – June 2021

Lessons in Life and Death – The School Taking On the Pandemic

A nurse, wearing a mask, washes her hand in a sterile room.

In conversation with Professor Debra Salmon, Dean of the School of Health Sciences at City, University of London “… we’re really proud, but we’re a bit tired.” It sounds like the understatement of the year, especially after a year like 2020 when Professor Debra Salmon’s students, staff, and alumni came up against a challenge none of them…Continue Reading Lessons in Life and Death – The School Taking On the Pandemic

Top tips from City’s Sustainability Officer

City, University of London was recently ranked among the top 200 institutions globally for climate action, responsible consumption and production, and reducing inequalities in the Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Ranking 2021. City’s Sustainability Officer Eleanor Simes talked to us about City, sustainability, and five of her tips on what to read, watch and listen to about…Continue Reading Top tips from City’s Sustainability Officer