Life time achievement award for Barrow-born academic
Professor Peter Strike, who retired as vice chancellor of the University of Cumbria in July, received this year’s lifetime achievement award at the CN Group Education & Learning Awards, honouring his 50-year involvement in higher education.
For the final five years he dedicated himself to the county of his birth, helping the new University of Cumbria in its goal of offering the life chances and opportunities higher education gave to him.
Professor Strike said: “It seems like only five minutes ago that I was at Barrow Grammar School with my A-levels, heading off to the brand new... read more
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