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20
Jul

University of York launches its Laidlaw Scholar Leadership programme

The University of York has launched its Laidlaw Scholars leadership programme by delivering a development and assessment centre (DAC) and three day leadership programme. The Scholars experienced a series of activities, which were assessed against a set of global leadership behaviours, and which together with a psychometric personality profile enabled them to identify their strengths...
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27
Apr

Pat Lofthouse joins the Laidlaw Scholarship

We are delighted to announce that Pat Lofthouse has joined the Laidlaw Scholarship as Chief Executive Officer. Pat, who brings with her over 10 years of senior experience in Higher Education, most recently worked as Director of Human Resources at the University of York. She said: “I am delighted to have been appointed as CEO...
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25
Apr

In the Press: York’s philanthropy magazine promotes Laidlaw’s Leaders

Changing Lives magazine which promotes stories of philanthropy from the University of York recently featured a piece on the Laidlaw Scholarship. The feature, which focuses on how the scholarship will improve leadership and employability skills for undergraduates, explains how the programme is the perfect opportunity for students at York. Read the full article here
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