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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

Professor William Lane Craig to deliver annual Cadbury Lectures

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Leading philosopher Professor William Lane Craig is to give this year's Edward Cadbury Lectures at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
24/02/2015
Categories:
Arts and Law

University of Birmingham welcomes the Chinese Year of the Sheep

University of Birmingham welcomes the Chinese Year of the Sheep
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The University of Birmingham's China Institute is marking the Chinese New Year with the help of some world-class musicians.Pianist Di Xiao, cellist Jiaxin Lloyd Webber and guitarist Xiefei Yang will perform in the University's Bramall Music Building to staff, students, partners and members of the Chinese community from across the West Midlands and beyond. The musical trio will help celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Sheep with traditional Chinese music that is set to transport the audience to the land of dragons and emperors.
Date:
16/02/2015
Categories:
Arts and Law, Corporate Services, Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences

University of Birmingham announces ground-breaking collaboration with Royal Shakespeare Company

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The University of Birmingham today reveals an exciting five-year collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Date:
05/02/2015
Categories:
Arts and Law, Research, Teaching
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