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British society among the most harmful to its citizens, says research

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Liberal societies such as the UK, US and Australia are among the most harmful to their citizens, according to new research from the University of Birmingham.
Date:
16/03/2015
Categories:
Arts and Law, Research, Social Sciences

Birmingham says global demand for 'cold' should be taken seriously with launch of new Policy Commission

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The University of Birmingham announces today (16 March 2015) the launch of a new policy commission entitled 'Doing Cold Smarter'. It will investigate how the growing demand for 'cold' and cooling, which is required to address global challenges of hunger, disease and population growth, can be met without causing environmental ruin.
Date:
16/03/2015
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

'Grand and enlightened partnerships' needed for arts and culture to flourish, says BBC Radio 3 Controller

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A 'grand and enlightened partnership' that benefits everyone and leads to real impact is the way ahead for universities, cultural organisations and great cities like Birmingham, Alan Davey said yesterday.
Date:
13/03/2015
Categories:
Corporate Services

Listen to the stars at the Arts & Science Showcase

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Have you ever seen animal-shaped clouds in the sky? Or faces in nature? Ever wondered if you can listen to music created by the stars? The University of Birmingham's Arts and Science Festival returns for the third year with the theme 'Sight & Sound'; how what you see and hear affects the way your mind works and how we perceive the world around us.
Date:
12/03/2015
Categories:
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences

Simon Halsey awarded Queen's Medal for Music

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Simon Halsey, Professor and Director of Choral Activities at the University of Birmingham, has been awarded the Queen's Medal for Music 2014.
Date:
12/03/2015
Categories:
Arts and Law
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