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legacy
25
Jun

Oxford Executive MBA scholarship winners reflect on legacy

The Oxford Executive MBA has come to an end for our 2017-2019 scholarship winners, Dr Pamela Walker-Geddes and Elena Mariotti. Here they reflect on Legacy: Pamela: ‘A legacy for my children.’  Returning to Oxford in 2017 for the EMBA was a brave step for me, both intellectually and emotionally. I had a baby and a toddler at...
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Carrie Fisher
06
Jan

Carrie Fisher: Advocate for Mental Health

‘I’ve always been quite sane about being insane’    Carrie Fisher is best known for her iconic role in the Star Wars franchise, but the 60-year old actress left behind a legacy raising awareness for mental health. Fisher, who sadly passed away in December following a heart attack, utilised her platform to destigmatise mental illness....
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11
Jan

100 Years of Women in Transport – creating a transport legacy

100 years ago marked a significant moment in transport history. As the First World War raged on, large numbers of men enlisted for military service and by the end of 1919, 49% of London Underground’s and 59% of London General Omnibus Company’s male staff had enlisted. To keep London and the UK moving, women took...
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