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New leadership structure for University of Surrey sharpens focus on international partnerships and reputation

New President and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Max Lu, has realigned the University’s leadership team to boost international reputation and partnershipsTwo new roles have been created to grow Surrey’s reputation in the UK and overseas, comprising Senior Vice-President, Global Strategy and Engagement, and Senior Vice-President, Advancement and PartnershipsChanges will accelerate the University’s drive to become a leading global university       

Worry about wasting GP's time stopping people from reporting cancer symptoms, new study finds

Research published today in the British Journal of General Practice has shown that worrying about wasting their GP’s time is stopping people reporting cancer alarm symptoms.

GSA student wins Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year award

GSA final-year BA Musical Theatre student Courtney Bowman has claimed the £1,000 first prize in The Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year competition, held at the Novello Theatre. 

Research reveals the £7.7m economic impact of Guildford’s thriving arts institution, Watts Gallery - Artists’ Village

New research from the University of Surrey has revealed the significant economic impact Guildford’s beloved Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village has on national and local economyTotal economic impact reaches £7.76m, creating over 120 jobsVisitor numbers have soared 130% since major renovation in 2011

Sensitivity to oxidative stress is not always linked to ageing

Scientists make an important breakthrough in understanding the impact of oxygen exposure on the aging process of mammal cells

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