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World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - registration now open

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - registration now open
Description
A celebration of Shakespeare's memory and the global cultural legacy of his works in the two places which mattered most in his life and career.
Date:
26/05/2015

#365Frauen: Dr Marianne Wade

#365Frauen: Dr Marianne Wade
Description
Birmingham Law School academic included in the #365Frauen project of the Austrian Minister for Education and Women. The project presents extraordinary women in social media.
Date:
22/05/2015

International Human Rights Keynote in Brussels

International Human Rights Keynote in Brussels
Description
Dr Vidya Kumar, Lecturer in Law at Birmingham Law School, gave a keynote speech at the 'Getting Closure: Human Rights after Human Rights' conference in May hosted at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB).
Date:
22/05/2015

New publication on Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Perspectives from Social Sciences and Law

New publication on Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Perspectives from Social Sciences and Law
Description
Professor Jean McHale, Director of the Centre for Health Law Science and Policy has co-edited "The Routledge Handbook of Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Perspectives from Social Sciences and Law" .
Date:
21/05/2015

United Kingdom ranked one of the highest performing countries for higher education in Universitas 21 report

United Kingdom ranked one of the highest performing countries for higher education in Universitas 21 report
Description
According to the fourth annual Universitas 21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems, the United Kingdom is home to one of highest performing university systems in the world. The report places the UK second only to the United States for global research outputs, the quality of its best institutions, the impact of its research and the production of an educated workforce that meets labour market needs.
Date:
21/05/2015

Chinese student wins award for her outstanding research

Chinese student wins award for her outstanding research
Description
PhD student Shuangling Li has won an award from the Chinese Government who found her research to be 'outstanding'.
Date:
21/05/2015

Burundi teeters on the brink of civil war following coup attempt

Burundi teeters on the brink of civil war following coup attempt
Description
Written by Professor Stefan Wolff. An attempt by the incumbent president to change the constitution and run for a third term has exposed deep and dangerous divisions.
Date:
18/05/2015

Game without Thrones: the field trip

Game without Thrones: the field trip
Description
Report from student trip to learn more about medieval Iceland.
Date:
18/05/2015

David Gange at the Intercontinental Academy, Sao-Paulo

David Gange at the Intercontinental Academy, Sao-Paulo
Description
Dr David Gange delivered the closing report of the first meeting of the Intercontinental Academy, organised through collaboration between Institutes of Advanced Study. This was held in Sao Paulo, addressing the concept of Time.
Date:
18/05/2015

Fieldwork in Martinique

Fieldwork in Martinique
Description
Antonia Wimbush, first-year PhD student in French Studies, has recently undertaken fieldwork in the French Caribbean funded by the AHRC Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership.
Date:
15/05/2015
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