Halloween Fundraiser at the Business School

Staff of the Business School celebrated Halloween in style last week, while raising money for two worthy local causes, the Ormskirk Food Bank and Age UK. Participating staff members wore costumes to work and asked students to vote with small change on the best costume. Nick Catahan was a worthy winner, giving a full lecture […]

Business School Director shows off her musical skills at ISR Festival of Ideas

On October 23rd, Prof Helen Woodruffe-Burton, director of the Business School, performed with the Trinity Girls Brass Band as part of the Institute of Social Responsibility’s Festival of Ideas 2019. The Trinity Girls Brass Band is celebrating 60 years as the only all-female contesting Brass band in the UK (thought the timing of this event […]

Edge Hill University – Harper Adams University Knowledge Exchange Meeting

Edge Hill University Business School shared best practice tips with four academics from Harper Adams University at a special event showcasing the Reimagining Ormskirk project. Co-ordinated by Kim Cassidy, Professor of Services Marketing at Edge Hill, and in collaboration with West Lancashire Borough Council, first year Marketing and Business students were asked to explore Ormskirk […]

Edge Hill University Leads Gender Workshop at the Academy of Marketing 2018

At this year’s Academy of Marketing Conference (University of Stirling), Prof. Helen Woodruffe-Burton, Dr. Francesca Sobande and Dr. Máire O’Sullivan co-organised a workshop on Gender, Marketing and Consumer Research. This event marks a continuation of the Business School’s recent public engagement activity related to gender and consumer culture. Delegates at the workshop in July learnt […]

The Business School at the Festival of Ideas

  This year the Business School hosted a wide range of events as part of Edge Hill University’s Festival of Ideas, which focused on the theme of Equalities and took place from May-June 2018. Prof. Helen Woodruffe-Burton (Director of the Business School) organised a screening of Roman Manfredi’s award-winning and experimental documentary Everything That I’m Not  […]

Students visit to Bucharest

A group of third year students recently spent a week at the University of Bucharest representing Edge Hill in an international competition. Charlotte McKeown, Isatu Manka, Paige Stevens, Rachel Sargent, Ryan Johnson, and Kayleigh Glynn took part in a marketing simulation exercise, Markstrat 2018, which allows students  control of virtual corporation. They, along with 115 […]