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Birmingham scholars take on optimism and success, a love diary in Cairo and regulating dementia care at Hay

Birmingham scholars take on optimism and success, a love diary in Cairo and regulating dementia care at Hay
Description
Can unrealistic optimism improve our well-being? Why do victims of dementia need a new approach to how their care is regulated? And what does a love diary written by a young man in the 1940's tell us about 1940'sCairo?
Date:
22/05/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, Research

Birmingham Law School wins prestigious award for Pro Bono services to the community

Birmingham Law School wins prestigious award for Pro Bono services to the community
Description
The University of Birmingham's Law School has been recognised for its services to the community, assisting individuals and groups in need from across Birmingham and further afield, gain access to free legal advice.
Date:
04/05/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law

Birmingham leads Brexit impact research projects

Birmingham leads Brexit impact research projects
Description
Researchers at the University of Birmingham will lead a series of three studies into the potential impact of Brexit on people in the UK, including children growing up in 'mixed-nationality' families.
Date:
19/04/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, Corporate Services, International, Research

Orson Welles plays starring role in creating Brazilian folklore

Orson Welles plays starring role in creating Brazilian folklore
Description
American filmmaker Orson Welles changed the perception of the Brazilian Northeast when he filmed the story of four campaigning fishermen for an ill-fated and uncompleted movie, a study reveals.
Date:
20/03/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, International, Research

The making of Planet Earth II comes to the University of Birmingham

The making of Planet Earth II comes to the University of Birmingham
Description
The BBC's hugely popular wildlife series Planet Earth II is coming to the University of Birmingham, as part of the 2017 Royal Television Society Baird Lecture: The Making of a Natural History 'Blockbuster'.
Date:
14/03/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, Corporate Services
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