arrow-down arrow-leftarrow-rightUPP-Foundation-Logo-AssetsUPP-Foundation-Logo-AssetsUPP-Foundation-Logo-AssetsUPP-Foundation-Logo-AssetsInstagram Facebook Instagram Instagram Linkedin Linkedin Instagram twitter twitter video-play

The Kerslake Collection Essays

The Kerslake Collection Essays

In memory of Bob Kerslake and the Civic University Commission

Past, present and future for the civic agenda

AUTHOR
Professor William Whyte

In memory of Bob Kerslake and the Civic University Commission

The public’s view of the civic

AUTHOR
Rachel Wolf

In memory of Bob Kerslake and the Civic University Commission

Building on the Civic University Commission’s legacy

AUTHOR
Richard Brabner and Professor John Goddard OBE

In memory of Bob Kerslake and the Civic University Commission

Bob’s legacy in Sheffield 

AUTHOR
Rebecca Varley and Professor Liz Mossop and Kate Josephs CB

Local economies and politics

The role of universities in levelling up

AUTHOR
Andy Haldane

Local economies and politics

Innovation and the Manchester Economy

AUTHOR
Dr Julian Skyrme and Councillor Bev Craig and Professor Richard Jones

Local economies and politics

Developing skills and innovation to support a place 

AUTHOR
Professor Andy Westwood

Local economies and politics

Making the most of devolution 

AUTHOR
Dr Henry Kippin and Professor Jane Robinson

Local economies and politics

Developing HE provision in ‘cold spots’ to support economic growth

AUTHOR
Professor Ross Renton and Matt Gladstone and Rob Bridge

Local economies and politics

The role of universities and business in growing FDIto support their place

AUTHOR
Jessica Bowles and Alex Favier

Local economies and politics

Universities as regional infrastructure

AUTHOR
Dr Benjamin Little and Dr Johanna Forster and Professor Fiona Lettice

Local economies and politics

Fostering university-led, locally responsive entrepreneurial ecosystems

AUTHOR
Dr Adam Ellis Leach

Local economies and politics

Universities and business collaboration

AUTHOR
Nick King

Opportunity, access and skills

Place-based widening participation

AUTHOR
Anne-Marie Canning MBE

Opportunity, access and skills

Growing adult education

AUTHOR
Aveek Bhattacharya

Opportunity, access and skills

Evidence-based WP and graduate outcomesto support a place

AUTHOR
Professor Chris Millward

Opportunity, access and skills

FE-HE collaborationto support a place 

AUTHOR
Professor Sir Chris Husbands and David Hughes CBE

Opportunity, access and skills

Maximising the potential of the LLE

AUTHOR
Jonathan Woodhead and Professor David Latchman CBE

Opportunity, access and skills

Homelessness and higher education

AUTHOR
Greg Hurst

Opportunity, access and skills

Care-experienced students and place

AUTHOR
Jon Wakeford

Opportunity, access and skills

University-led tutoring to support civic engagement, raising attainment and student success (the win win win model)

AUTHOR
Lindsay Skinner and Professor Lee Elliot Major OBE

Opportunity, access and skills

University-schools collaboration 

AUTHOR
Ed Vainker OBE and Michael Slavinsky

Social purposes

Role of university philanthropy to support places 

AUTHOR
Adam Hawksbee

Social purposes

NHS-university collaboration to support a place 

AUTHOR
Michael Wood and Matthew Taylor CBE

Social purposes

Open-access universities 

AUTHOR
Dr Tim Leunig

Social purposes

The role of universities in supporting arts and culture 

AUTHOR
Darren Henley CBE and Professor Katy Shaw

Social purposes

Embedding social and civic purpose 

AUTHOR
Polly Mackenzie and Nigel Ball

Social purposes

Building net-zero campuses to support the community

AUTHOR
Tom Yearley and Ben Humphries

Social purposes

Studentification and town-gown relations 

AUTHOR
Richard Brabner