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UoB Voices invited to return to the BBC Proms 2017

UoB Voices invited to return to the BBC Proms 2017
Description
Singers from the university will return to the BBC Proms this summer to perform at the opening night of the world's largest music festival at the Royal Albert Hall.
Date:
26/04/2017

The Multimedia Yasna Project awarded €2.5 million

The Multimedia Yasna Project awarded €2.5 million
Description
Professor David Parker and Dr Catherine Smith are members of the team working on a European Research Council Advanced Grant, for the project 'The Multimedia Yasna'.
Date:
26/04/2017

American Academy of Arts and Sciences newly elected fellow

American Academy of Arts and Sciences newly elected fellow
Description
The Centre's Alison Jaggar has been elected to the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Date:
26/04/2017

Birmingham Law School Pro Bono Group's work recognised in awards shortlists

Birmingham Law School Pro Bono Group's work recognised in awards shortlists
Description
Our Pro Bono Group has been recognised for excellence in both the LawWorks and Attorney General's Student Pro Bono Awards and Business in the Community's Responsible Business Awards.
Date:
25/04/2017

'Financial Consumerism': citizenship, consumerism and capital ownership in the 1980s

'Financial Consumerism': citizenship, consumerism and capital ownership in the 1980s
Description
Amy Edwards (Department of History) writes for the Journal of Contemporary British History.
Date:
21/04/2017

Thatcher's troops? Neighbourhood Watch schemes and the search for 'ordinary' Thatcherism in 1980s Britain

Thatcher's troops? Neighbourhood Watch schemes and the search for 'ordinary' Thatcherism in 1980s Britain
Description
Dr Chris Moores (Department of History) writes for the Journal of Contemporary British History.
Date:
21/04/2017

Mrs Thatcher's peacock blue sari: ethnic minorities, electoral politics and the Conservative Party, c. 1974–86

Mrs Thatcher's peacock blue sari: ethnic minorities, electoral politics and the Conservative Party, c. 1974–86
Description
Dr Matthew Francis writes for the Journal of Contemporary British History.
Date:
21/04/2017

Student awarded a Doctoral Research Fellowship

Student awarded a Doctoral Research Fellowship
Description
Cosmin Minea, PhD researcher in our department and Midlands3Cities scholar, has been awarded a Doctoral Research Fellowship at the Leibniz Institute for European History in Mainz.
Date:
20/04/2017

PERFECT talks: May and June

PERFECT talks: May and June
Description
Researchers from Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks during May and June 2017.
Date:
20/04/2017

Project PERFECT and perceptions of climate change

Project PERFECT and perceptions of climate change
Description
Video of Dr Sophie Stammers gives the opening talk of the 2017 Arts and Science Festival.
Date:
13/04/2017
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