Investigation into high levels of cancer among staff at Ulster University

Posted in Governance and administration on December 1st, 2018 by steve

“An investigation has found that a Ulster University campus was not responsible for high levels of cancer among staff. The BBC has reported that a Northern Ireland Cancer Registry (NICR) investigation found insufficient evidence that the Jordanstown campus was responsible for causing higher than average levels of cancer among the staff …” (more)

[Belfast Telegraph, 30 November]

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Ulster University ‘cancer cluster’ investigated

Posted in Governance and administration on November 30th, 2018 by steve

“A cancer agency has investigated allegations of a ‘cancer cluster’ in part of an Ulster University’s (UU) campus, BBC News NI has learned. A inquiry by the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry (NICR) found insufficient evidence that UU’s Jordanstown campus was responsible for any cancers among staff …” (more)

[Robbie Meredith, BBC News, 30 November]

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Ulster University to appeal decision to build homes at Jordanstown campus

Posted in Governance and administration, Legal issues on October 21st, 2015 by steve

UK“The Ulster University has said it will appeal the decision to prevent it building 600 homes on the site of its Jordanstown campus. The university is moving much of the Jordanstown operation to Belfast and wants to redevelop the site …” (more)

[John Campbell, BBC News, 21 October]

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Ulster University plan for 600 homes at Jordanstown campus is rejected

Posted in Governance and administration on August 18th, 2015 by steve

UK“A plan to build 600 new homes on the site of Ulster University’s Jordanstown campus has been rejected by Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council’s planning committee …” (more, video)

[BBC News, 18 August]

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Ulster University plan for 600 homes at Jordanstown campus is rejected

Posted in Governance and administration on August 18th, 2015 by steve

UK“A plan to build 600 new homes on the site of Ulster University’s Jordanstown campus has been rejected by Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council’s planning committee. A village centre, relocated playing pitches and a research and development park also formed part of the proposal …” (more)

[BBC News, 18 August]

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Ulster University: Belfast Move

Posted in Governance and administration on March 11th, 2015 by steve

UKJohn Dallat (Social Democratic and Labour Party) asked the Minister for Social Development how his Department is helping to facilitate the move by Ulster University from Jordanstown to the Belfast city centre campus …” (more)

[Northern Ireland Assembly debates, 10 March]

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Jordanstown to be ‘urban village’ as university decamps to Belfast

Posted in Governance and administration on November 29th, 2012 by steve

“The University of Ulster is to sell more than 100 acres of its Jordanstown campus on the northern outskirts of Belfast as part of the college’s plan to move much of its operations to Belfast city centre …” (more)

[Gerry Moriarty, Irish Times, 29 November]

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University Unveils Jordanstown Campus Plans

Posted in Governance and administration on November 28th, 2012 by steve

“The University of Ulster today unveiled its vision for the future of its campus at Jordanstown. With the University due to relocate the bulk of its activity from Jordanstown to a new enlarged Belfast City Campus by 2018 …” (more)

[University Of Ulster News Release, 28 November]

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