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Engineers International Tour 2016

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In November, the School of Engineering RFC travelled to the University of Granada, Spain for our first international fixture. Club Chairman James O'Neill tells us more.
Date:
21/12/2016

An Evening with Carillion

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Over the past few years Carillion has become a big face of civil engineering on the University campus. It is because of this that the civil engineering students are easily able to recognise Carillion as a notable company, and they have made every effort to work with CivSoc to advertise their projects, promote their company and give students a better idea of what it is to work in the contracting industry. Beth McGoff, CivSoc's President, tells us more.
Date:
20/12/2016

An Evening with EDF Energy

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In October, the students of the School of Engineering hosted a careers event with EDF Energy. The evening saw 50 students from across all engineering disciplines hear from representatives of EDF's graduate strands and learn what it's like working for one of the UK's big-six energy companies. Philip Pagani and Muhammad Usman tell us more
Date:
20/12/2016

Na-no way! Scientists see snowman's face in platinum encrusted nanoparticle

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Scientists at the University of Birmingham have captured the formation of a platinum encrusted nanoparticle that bears a striking resemblance to a festive snowman. As well as providing some Christmas cheer, the fully functional 'nano-snowman' has applications for providing greener energy and for advancements in medical care.
Date:
20/12/2016

A Game of Grad Jobs

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A recent mathematics graduate, Jonathon Nicholls, is the author of the newly published book "A Game of Grad Jobs" where he explores the graduate application process and how to be successful in pursuing them for post-university employment. Redbrick's News Editor and third year mathematics student Beriwan Ceren finds out more.
Date:
20/12/2016

A Weekend with WES

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On the 18-19 November engineers and students gathered for the annual Women's Engineering Society (WES) Student Conference at Aston University for two days of industry insight from a female perspective. Six students were fortunate enough to have the opportunity to represent the University of Birmingham at this inspirational conference.
Date:
19/12/2016

HTRC signs new partnership agreement for EPSRC Programme Grant

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The High Temperature Research Centre at the University of Birmingham has recently signed a new partnership agreement for an EPSRC Programme Grant.
Date:
19/12/2016

Ten innovative ways our research is changing the world

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Research in Engineering and Physical Sciences has a real impact on the world. Here are just 10 examples of how our pioneering work in 2016 is helping to change the world we live in.
Date:
16/12/2016

Birmingham joins Chinese partners to launch Shakespeare Centre in China

Birmingham joins Chinese partners to launch Shakespeare Centre in China
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The Shakespeare Centre, China sees the University's world-renowned Shakespeare Institute, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, reach out to millions of Chinese people to increase access to and understanding of Shakespeare
Date:
15/12/2016

Birmingham joins Chinese partners to launch Shakespeare Centre in China

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Experts from the University of Birmingham have joined Nanjing University and Phoenix Publishing & Media Group to launch a ground-breaking collaboration that will help to broaden the appeal of Shakespeare in China.
Date:
15/12/2016
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