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"Brexit" Attacks President Obama...and Avoids the Issues

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One might be surprised that a prominent British politician would begin a comment about US President Barack Obama with a historical lie. One might not foresee an ethnic slur against the American leader.But that is exactly what happened last week when the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, used The Sun newspaper as a platform to denounce Obama's visit to Britain.
Date:
28/04/2016

"Brexit" Attacks President Obama...and Avoids the Issues

Description
One might be surprised that a prominent British politician would begin a comment about US President Barack Obama with a historical lie. One might not foresee an ethnic slur against the American leader.But that is exactly what happened last week when the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, used The Sun newspaper as a platform to denounce Obama's visit to Britain.
Date:
28/04/2016

From Birmingham to Paris: MA World Heritage Students visit UNESCO

From Birmingham to Paris: MA World Heritage Students visit UNESCO
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As part of the MA Programme in World Heritage Studies students from the UK, China, Russia, Taiwan, Brazil and Finland visited the UNESCO World Heritage Centre in Paris to engage in lively debate with specialists.
Date:
26/04/2016

Vaccinations more effective when administered in the morning

Vaccinations more effective when administered in the morning
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New research from the University of Birmingham has shown that flu vaccinations are more effective when administered in the morning.
Date:
26/04/2016

Ewan Fernie in Belgrade

Ewan Fernie in Belgrade
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Professor Ewan Fernie (Shakespeare Institute) led a day-long event to mark the Shakespeare anniversary in Belgrade.
Date:
22/04/2016

SPC director to become Editor-in-Chief

SPC director to become Editor-in-Chief
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It has been confirmed that the Director of the Sport Policy Centre (SPC), Dr Jonathan Grix, is to take over from Professor Barrie Houlihan as Editor-in-Chief of the renowned International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics from June, 2016.
Date:
21/04/2016

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - April 2016

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Professor Martin Freer named in The Birmingham Post's Power 250 and more...
Date:
20/04/2016

School launches first MOOC in Outstanding P.E. lessons

School launches first MOOC in Outstanding P.E. lessons
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The School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences has launched its first MOOC "Outstanding Physical Education Lessons" starting on 4 July 2016.
Date:
15/04/2016

Birmingham and Illinois recruiting top researchers to tackle global challenges

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The University of Birmingham and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are jointly recruiting top postdoctoral researchers in areas of common interest that also address major global challenges.
Date:
14/04/2016
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