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Strong results for Chemical Engineering in Times guide

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Chemical Engineering at the University of Birmingham has climbed to third in the UK in the latest Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.
Date:
30/09/2016

Priorities 2016 summary

Priorities 2016 summary
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By Paul Mark Mitchell, Health Economist at the University Of Bristol. This was my first experience of the biennial conference organised by the International Society on Priorities in Health Care.
Date:
29/09/2016

The 'rehabilitation revolution' in probation services – the perilous position of third sector organisations

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Last week the Public Accounts Committee published its report into the 'Transforming rehabilitation' reforms to probation services. The report was critical of the slow pace of the reforms and of the worrying lack of progress in properly involving the third sector in the programme. Committee Chair Meg Hillier concluded that: 'Government may have cause to regret using the potent language of "revolution" for its Transforming Rehabilitation reforms.'
Date:
29/09/2016

The 'rehabilitation revolution' in probation services – the perilous position of third sector organisations

Description
Last week the Public Accounts Committee published its report into the 'Transforming rehabilitation' reforms to probation services. The report was critical of the slow pace of the reforms and of the worrying lack of progress in properly involving the third sector in the programme. Committee Chair Meg Hillier concluded that: 'Government may have cause to regret using the potent language of "revolution" for its Transforming Rehabilitation reforms.'
Date:
29/09/2016

University of Birmingham scientists 'stand up to cancer' as disease strikes close to home

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A University of Birmingham scientist who is researching new ways to improve cancer treatment has teamed up with Cancer Research UK and Channel 4 to launch Stand Up To Cancer after surviving the disease herself.
Date:
28/09/2016

Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories, Objects and Home

Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories, Objects and Home
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IIICH is delighted to be working in partnership with organisations in USA and Argentina for the delivery of an international conference on the theme of migration heritage in Buenos Aires in 2017.
Date:
28/09/2016

Donate your #firstfiver

Date:
28/09/2016

New Visiting Lecture Series Announced

New Visiting Lecture Series Announced
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The series will focus on a range of heritage themes and will feature eminent speakers from the sector.
Date:
28/09/2016

furnace new edition released, call for papers announced

furnace new edition released, call for papers announced
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furnace is the Postgraduate Journal of the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, edited by doctoral researchers in the department.
Date:
28/09/2016

IIICH Students at the World Archaeological Congress

IIICH Students at the World Archaeological Congress
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Two of our doctoral researchers write about their experiences at a major international conference in Kyoto, Japan.
Date:
28/09/2016
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