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A century-old Abraham Lincoln mystery may finally have an answer

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Professorial Fellow Jack Grieve's research featured on TIME.
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19/07/2017

Birmingham's UoB Voices perform at the opening night of BBC Proms

Birmingham's UoB Voices perform at the opening night of BBC Proms
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University of Birmingham Voices were pleased to perform this month as part of BBC Proms Youth Choir at the opening night of the BBC Proms - the largest classical music festival in the world.
Date:
19/07/2017

The Equality and Human Rights Commission is at risk of playing down the role of disabled people

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The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) wants to make its Disability Commissioner, Lord Shinkwin, redundant. Professor Francis Davis argues against such a move in the Catholic Herald on 13 July 2017.
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19/07/2017

Dr Salvatore Florio teaches at prestigious European summer school

Dr Salvatore Florio teaches at prestigious European summer school
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Dr Salvatore Florio is teaching a course at the European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information 2017.
Date:
19/07/2017

We do not think of disabled people enough

We do not think of disabled people enough
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Professor Francis Davis argues in The Birmingham Brief that disabled people, the firms that employ them, the ventures they found and the under-championed growth economic sector that their technological needs and current spending power represent, form a 'sector' of huge and varied potential.
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19/07/2017

Religion and Diasporas: Challenges of the Emigration Countries

Religion and Diasporas: Challenges of the Emigration Countries
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Professor Jocelyne Cesari has published the chapter Religion and Diasporas: Challenges of the Emigration Countries in the book Migrant Integration between Homeland and Host Society Volume 1.
Date:
19/07/2017

University of Birmingham hosts departure briefing and alumni in Dubai

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A visiting delegation from the University of Birmingham hosted a pre-departure briefing for students from the UAE looking to study at the Russell Group university in the next academic year.
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18/07/2017

Jonathan Parry awarded the APA's 2017 Frank Chapman Sharp Prize

Jonathan Parry awarded the APA's 2017 Frank Chapman Sharp Prize
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Dr Jonathan Parry, Birmingham Fellow in Global Ethics and Director of the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, has been awarded an important prize from The American Philosophical Association.
Date:
18/07/2017

What happens when you share stories on social media?

What happens when you share stories on social media?
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Dr Ruth Page talks about sharing content on social media in a recent TEDx Talk in Birmingham.
Date:
18/07/2017

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Research Placement: Isabel I of Castile and education

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Research Placement: Isabel I of Castile and education
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Mohammad Khan, MA Global History student and PGT Research Placements holder, writes about Isabel I of Castile on the latest blog post for CeSMA.
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18/07/2017
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