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Midlands Engine fired up to drive £34 billion worth of productivity and growth

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An ambitious plan to make the Midlands an "engine of growth" was unveiled today at a special event at the University of Birmingham attended by senior politicians and business leaders.
Date:
04/12/2015
Categories:
Corporate Services, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research, Vice Chancellor

Her Majesty The Queen attends official ceremony for new Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry

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Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, unveiled a commemorative plaque at an official ceremony on Thursday, 19 November at the new Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry at Pebble Mill, Edgbaston.
Date:
19/11/2015
Categories:
Alumni, Corporate Services, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Students, Teaching

Life-size T-Rex offers a 'roarsome' start to the University of Birmingham's annual Community Day

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From circus performances, learning to HAKA, funfairs and face painting, to feeling a liver and discovering how the brain works; the sixth annual Community Day kicks off with a bang on Sunday 6 September on the University of Birmingham's Edgbaston campus.
Date:
01/09/2015
Categories:
Arts and Law, Corporate Services, Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences

Pioneering University of Birmingham campaign raises nearly £200m for ground-breaking research and life changing opportunities

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The University of Birmingham is celebrating after raising an unprecedented £193.4 million for a diverse range of projects including life-saving research and more than 500 student scholarships.
Date:
30/07/2015
Categories:
Alumni, Corporate Services

Midlands' universities group appoints new director to drive Midlands Engine agenda

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The leading research intensive universities in the Midlands have appointed their first Director to oversee the development of an exceptional HE partnership, which aims to harness their combined research power and bring significant economic benefits to the Midlands Engine and rest of the UK.
Date:
28/07/2015
Categories:
Corporate Services
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