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Green Britain - nationhood and the environment 1500-1750

Green Britain - nationhood and the environment 1500-1750
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Call for papers for conference to be held on 25 June 2016 in Stratford upon Avon
Date:
11/02/2016

China accused of state sponsored doping

China accused of state sponsored doping
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In case you missed it, one of China's most famous athletes, Wang Junxia has admitted doping in a letter she and other athletes wrote in 1998.
Date:
11/02/2016

ISIS and the use and abuse of Early Islamic History

ISIS and the use and abuse of Early Islamic History
Description
Video recording of Professor Hugh N Kennedy's CeSMA annual lecture.
Date:
10/02/2016

Smart cities better defined by new research

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Researchers at the University of Birmingham have identified a handful of key elements that define 'smart cities'– cities like Singapore and Copenhagen, which are both at the top of their game in using technology to enable their citizens to enjoy a better quality of life, but in different ways.
Date:
10/02/2016

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - January 2016

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How Virtual Reality might change our lives in 2016, Birmingham led experiments on the International Space Station and more...
Date:
10/02/2016

BRIHC Research Fellow - applications open

BRIHC Research Fellow - applications open
Description
The newly-founded Birmingham Research Institute for History and Cultures (BRIHC) wishes to appoint two outstanding early career scholars to its two-year 2016 Fellowships.
Date:
10/02/2016

Call for papers BELP 2016

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We invite submissions for oral presentations for The Birmingham English Language Postgraduate Conference 2016 (BELP) to be held on Friday, 22 of April 2016.
Date:
09/02/2016

Call for papers: Redefining the Margins: Seeing the Unseen in the Eastern Mediterranean

Call for papers: Redefining the Margins: Seeing the Unseen in the Eastern Mediterranean
Description
Papers are invited for the 17th Annual Postgraduate Colloquium at the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, to be held 4 June 2016 at the University of Birmingham
Date:
08/02/2016

How can we hold the UN accountable for sexual violence?

How can we hold the UN accountable for sexual violence?
Description
Birmingham Law School Senior Lecturer Dr Rosa Freedman writes for the OUP Blog
Date:
08/02/2016

CBOMGS doctoral researcher awarded a short-term fellowship at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence

CBOMGS doctoral researcher awarded a short-term fellowship at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence
Description
Andrea Mattiello, a final year doctoral researcher in CBOMGS, has been awarded a short-term research fellowship for the New Research on Local Renaissances project in collaboration with the ERC/HistAntArtSi project for the academic year 2016/2017.
Date:
08/02/2016
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