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International research programme makes its home at the University of Birmingham

International research programme makes its home at the University of Birmingham
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A prestigious international research initiative, the Developmental Leadership Program (DLP), has made its home at the University of Birmingham with funding in place to continue its work for the next three years. The new research grant marks a first step towards the consolidation of the Developmental Leadership Program as a global partnership.
Date:
16/06/2014

2013/14 Distinguished Leaders Series of speakers offer their career advice

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Our 2013/14 Distinguished Leaders offer a range of career advice, including advice for MBA students looking to pursue roles within senior leadership positions as well as CV advice suitable for all.
Date:
16/06/2014

Dr Pamela Robinson comments on Thai slave labour: producing prawns for supermarkets in the UK and US

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Dr Pamela Robinson discusses the recent news regarding the exploitation of labour in international supply chains involved with the production of prawns for supermarkets in the UK and US.
Date:
13/06/2014

Charlotte Conlan speaks at the 2013/14 Distinguished Leaders Series

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Visit the University of Birmingham YouTube channel to hear Charlotte Conlan, Head of Loan Syndications for EMEA, BNP Paribas talk about participating in the 2013/14 Distinguished Leaders Series.
Date:
12/06/2014

University of Birmingham wins award for Best Careers Support for International Students

University of Birmingham wins award for Best Careers Support for International Students
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Careers Network at the University of Birmingham has been recognised for its excellence in providing careers support for international students. Beating stiff competition, Careers Network has won the Best Careers Support for International Students in the third annual National Union of Students (NUS) Internationalisation Awards.
Date:
11/06/2014

16th Reunion of Mining and Minerals Engineering

16th Reunion of Mining and Minerals Engineering
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The 16th reunion of the Departments of Mining and Minerals Engineering was held in Birmingham over the weekend of 9th and 10th May 2014. Organiser Iain Wells reports on the weekend's events.
Date:
11/06/2014

EPS in the media - June 2014

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Robots, molecules have no morals and more
Date:
10/06/2014

Pat Davis

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After my time at Birmingham studying Mathematics I went to Aston University where I studied for an MSc in Industrial Mathematics. I then started work as a Trials Engineer in a Defence Company…
Date:
09/06/2014

Birmingham Business School wins prestigious Small Business Charter Award

Birmingham Business School wins prestigious Small Business Charter Award
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The Birmingham Business School at the University of Birmingham is celebrating after attaining the Small Business Charter silver Award – in recognition of the role it has played in helping to kick-start British enterprise.
Date:
09/06/2014

Birmingham academic injects new life in to civil society in Albania

Birmingham academic injects new life in to civil society in Albania
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Significant improvements to the economy of the Balkans region can be made if the Albanian government invests in a new €350 million road, argues an academic from the University of Birmingham. Dr Gëzim Alpion, Lecturer in Sociology, has instigated a petition for state leaders to meet their election promises and construct a highway linking Tirana with Dibra, one of the most impoverished regions in Albania.
Date:
06/06/2014
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