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VV-Impact Newsletter Vol. 228

Register for VV Webinar: How to approach Internal Impact Reviews. Read more Adviser opportunity at The House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee. Read more Greater than the sum of its parts: why the GCRF Interdisciplinary Research Hubs should adopt a programme...

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VV-Impact Newsletter Vol. 227

Walking and talking research impact. Read more The characteristics and reporting quality of research impact case studies: A systematic review. Read more Policy impact: A ‘How to’ guide for researchers. Read more Approaches to SDG 17 Partnerships for the Sustainable...

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VV-Impact Newsletter Vol. 226

University Impact Ranking: time to submit your data. Read more Could it all be much ado about nothing?: A tragicomic perspective on research impact. Read more Building back trust: Demonstrating research impact. Read more Research Impact Summit 2018 - Nov. 19th &...

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Featured Blogs and Articles

Insights on the HEI sector working towards sustainable development

In addition to working on the THE University Impact Rankings 2019, over the last few months, the VV team analysed THE World University Rankings 2019 top 100 higher education institutions (HEIs) in terms of their operational footprint as well as the sustainability impact of their teaching and research. Taking the 17 SDGs as a benchmark, our report, titled Insights into the Global Top 100 HEIs Practices in Achieving the UN SDGs, analysed publicly available data from the 100 institutions covering how they manage a variety of sustainability issues such as, policies in alignment with SDGs, governance, and curriculum development in alignment with SDGs.

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Vertigo Ventures’ Brand Identity Refresh

We are excited to formalise a project we have been working on for several months now! We see this as the next step towards improving all aspects of the business and achieving our company vision. While we will be rolling out the new brand slowly over the next few months (across our website, software etc.), we wanted to share with you an outline of our thinking, and the new VV logo.

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Our statement on the recently launched Global University Impact Ranking

As you might have heard by now, Vertigo Ventures (VV) are working in an advisory capacity with Times Higher Education (THE) to develop a new global university impact ranking that aims to measure institutions’ success in delivering the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We hope this new ranking will be another fantastic opportunity to celebrate and showcase the excellent work universities undertake and the range of ways in which they contribute to local, national and global societies and economies.

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New Product Manager joins the team

Vertigo Ventures is delighted to welcome Dr. Lucy Davies to the team as the new Product Manager for our VV-Impact Tracker software. Lucy is passionate about encouraging and helping researchers to make their work matter in the world outside academia, and, enabling them...

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Top Universities are tracking their Impact with VV-Impact Tracker


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