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A selection of the latest news, ideas and inspiration from Imperial College and beyond. Search our news pages for reports and updates related to our work with innovation, insights and talent.

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- 30 Aug 2017 ‘Next generation’ medical school opens in Singapore

Imperial College London and Nanyang Technology University (NTU) officially opened their joint medical school in Singapore today (28 August).

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- 30 Aug 2017 Imperial’s QTIP students explore quantum tech innovation and entrepreneurship

Quantum science staff and students explain how the QTIP programme is helping graduates bridge the gap between academic theory in the lab, and making real-world, commercially viable applications of their ideas.

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- 29 Aug 2017 RESOLUTIONS REVISITED

The Grantham Institute blog catches up with members of the College community who made climate- or environment-related resolutions at the start of the year.

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- 29 Aug 2017 Indian households could increase wealth through better financial management

Indian households could boost their income if they reduced holdings of gold and real estate, and increased savings in financial instruments.

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- 23 Aug 2017 Imperial in the news: ICL is shaking up how it spins out innovative startups and taking inspiration from Stanford and MIT

From City AM

One of the UK’s top universities is shaking up how it spins out innovative startups to encourage more experts to found companies and boost the UK’s technology industry.

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- 21 Aug 2017 New Licensing Opportunities from Imperial Innovations

A Novel clip applicator for minimally invasive surgery

A novel surgical clip and applicator that allows large-area clamping of surgical anatomy for use in minimally invasive surgery, with the ability to rotate within the body.

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- 21 Aug 2017 The Icehotel: redefining management via paradoxes and intangibles

Sweden’s number one tourist attraction has a lot to teach businesses about embracing paradox and making customers say “Wow!”, argues Dr Jonathan Pinto, Assistant Professor of Organisational Behaviour

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- 17 Aug 2017 Podcast: Cassini’s farewell, the myth of ‘fat but fit’ and bugs galore

In this edition: Saying goodbye to Saturn spacecraft Cassini, exploring whether people can be ‘fat but fit’ and meeting some bugs at Silwood Park.

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- 17 Aug 2017 When collecting bird sperm, method matters

Different methods of collecting bird sperm produce different sperm lengths, potentially affecting the conclusions of fertility studies.

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- 14 Aug 2017 Making Waves

Business school alumni Adrian Walker and Natalya Zubova discuss how their continuing relationship with Imperial is helping them create waves in the luxury boating industry.

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- 14 Aug 2017 Networking: an essential business skill

Serial entrepreneur and Imperial alumnus Matthew Stafford writes for the Business School blog, offering his top tips for successful networking.

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- 08 Aug 2017 Debate on fracking explored in PhD student’s award-winning essay

An Imperial PhD student’s essay on the human rights impact of fracking has won an international award.

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