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Nobel Prize winner Professor Al Roth visited the University of Birmingham to give a guest lecture.

The Birmingham Brain Challenge

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6 November 2014The Birmingham Brain Challenge

How do we mature in our ability to make decisions as we go from our early twenties to retirement? Do we get wiser as we age? Stay the same as ever? Or does decision-making just get harder and harder as the bloom of youth wears off? An on-going project in Psychology at the University of Birmingham, funded by Economic and Social Research Council, is asking these questions and measuring the way thousands of people across the UK (ranging in age from 25 to 65 years) make decisions. The project is set up to allow all sorts of people to participate by downloading apps to a tablet.read more

Faith & Fortune
8 November 2013-30 November 2014Faith & Fortune
Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson
24 October 2014-25 January 2015Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson
Don Juan Comes Back From The War
30 October-1 November 2014Don Juan Comes Back From The War
Henry Fairs
15 November 2014Henry Fairs
Epistemic Expansions
17 November 2014Epistemic Expansions
Are hotspots really hot?
17 November 2014Are hotspots really hot?
Being Human in King Lear
17 November 2014Being Human in King Lear
Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson

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24 October 2014-25 January 2015Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson

Dramatic and disturbing images of war – in the trenches and on the home front – feature in this fascinating loan exhibition of paintings, drawings and prints by major First World War artist CRW Nevinson.read more

Bringing history to life

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4 November 2014Bringing history to life

Julia Hyland delivers the Centre for West Midlands History seminar.read more