Research – the gender gap

The Times Higher Ed. have recently published an article detailing the results of the Research Councils UK findings on how successful women are in research bids. The findings are particularly remarkable when looking at female success rates for large grants. In the age cohort 50 to 59 years of age, women are about half as...

DataUp updated

The Open Source, award winning data curation programme, DataUp was recently subject to a comprehensive set of updates, which were launched at 2014 International Data Curation Conference in San Francisco. The new version of DataUp gives administrators the opportunity to select and define metadata, as well as auto-define the meta values loaded by users and...

Build a different, better workplace

Our RSA Animate series is so good, so thought provoking and so energising that to build a new journal for regional Fellows and not include the series would, we think, be a serious mis-judgement. “How can we get people more engaged, more productive, and happier at work? Is technology part of the problem – and...

No school an island

  You can download a copy of this report here (pdf format) Delivered as a partnership between the RSA and Suffolk County Council, the report details the potential changes in contextual and strategic aims of a county – in order to improve the educational lot of its children and young people. Matthew Taylor of the...

A new on-line journal

conversationsEast is the new on-line journal delivered by RSA Fellows in the East of England. It is intended to be an informative miscellany of topics, news and views. Providing a forum for Fellows to publish information about their projects, guest articles, or just to get  a burning passion ‘out there’. We also offer news of our...