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Dr Louise Hardwick awarded ILAS Grant

Dr Louise Hardwick awarded ILAS Grant
Description
Dr Louise Hardwick has been awarded £1000 by the Institute of Latin American Studies, part of the University of London, through their national grants scheme.
Date:
16/02/2017

Birmingham develops blueprint for future Indian cities

Description
Researchers at the University of Birmingham worked with children, young people and their families living in a new urban development in India to understand the everyday experiences of urban transformation – with the results informing the future development of Indian cities.
Date:
16/02/2017

'Nine Folds Makes a Paper Swan' goes global

'Nine Folds Makes a Paper Swan' goes global
Description
Ruth Gilligan's latest novel published in America and Israel.
Date:
15/02/2017

Birmingham's early warning system flags global financial crises

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Researchers at the University of Birmingham have developed a new 'early warning system' that could help policymakers around the world take action to avert or lessen the impact of financial crisis.
Date:
14/02/2017

Entrepreneurship in Cultural Heritage Workshop

Entrepreneurship in Cultural Heritage Workshop
Description
Event report and podcasts of talks.
Date:
13/02/2017

Islam as a political force: more than belief

Islam as a political force: more than belief
Description
The politicization of religion cannot be explained by the ideas of religious doctrines but by the interactions between religious and political actors, institutions and ideas argues Jocelyne Cesari.
Date:
13/02/2017

New scholarships for campus based postgraduate research and taught programmes starting in September 2017

New scholarships for campus based postgraduate research and taught programmes starting in September 2017
Description
We are pleased to announce another round of fully funded BRIHC scholarships, for successful applicants to join our vibrant research community in September 2017.
Date:
13/02/2017

Trump's Immigration Ban: A Legacy of Securitised Immigration Rhetoric?

Trump's Immigration Ban: A Legacy of Securitised Immigration Rhetoric?
Description
Professor Fiona de Londras writes for the Birmingham Perspective. Fiona is Professor of Global Legal Studies at the University of Birmingham
Date:
13/02/2017

Scientists use smartphones to measure train ride comfort

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Passengers could soon be using their mobile phones to help rail companies around the globe improve the ride quality on their trains, thanks to new research.
Date:
13/02/2017

Holocaust Memorial Day and denial: Auschwitz in a post-truth age?

Holocaust Memorial Day and denial: Auschwitz in a post-truth age?
Description
The latest Birmingham Brief, presented by Dr Isabel Wollaston.
Date:
10/02/2017
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