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University of Birmingham awards honorary degrees in 2017

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Birmingham's latest Nobel Prize winners Professor David Thouless and Professor Mike Kosterlitz are among those receiving honorary degrees from the University of Birmingham this year.
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28/06/2017

Leading with Compassion scheme wins prestigious award

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The team at North Staffordshire NHS have been awarded a highly prestigious award from the Healthcare People Management Association for their Leading with Compassion Recognition scheme, implemented in several NHS trusts across the West Midlands.
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28/06/2017

Clean cold offers India's farmers sustainable economic growth - study

Clean cold offers India's farmers sustainable economic growth - study
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'Clean Cold' chains are essential to the progression of India's farming industry, according to a new report.
Date:
28/06/2017

Birmingham and Beijing neuro experts host global conference

Birmingham and Beijing neuro experts host global conference
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Experts from the University of Birmingham and Peking University hosted a international conference in Beijing that saw top researchers gather to discuss the science behind human decision making.
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27/06/2017

Professor Francis Davis briefed senior officials from the Japanese government on employment opportunities for people with disabilities

Professor Francis Davis briefed senior officials from the Japanese government on employment opportunities for people with disabilities
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Professor Francis Davies met with a delegation from the Japanese government to discuss policy, inclusion and social enterprise with regard to disabled people.
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27/06/2017

Marriage in Africa

Marriage in Africa
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BRIHC Scholar Carmen Thompson reports on the Cadbury Conference 2017.
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27/06/2017

Network to boost ethnic minority business takes top prize

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The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has recognised the ground-breaking impact of a leading Birmingham Business School project, by awarding the co-directors an award as part of the 2017 ESRC Celebrating Impact Prize.
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27/06/2017

New publication: Rethinking assessment and feedback

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POLSIS staff commitment to the best in assessment and feedback is highlighted in a recent special issue of the journal European Political Science.
Date:
27/06/2017

Tracking Zika virus across continents

Tracking Zika virus across continents
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Two papers in the 15 June issue of Nature describe how on-site rapid sequencing has been used to follow the spread of Zika virus and its evolution.
Date:
27/06/2017

Men Can Be So Hormonal

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Written by Therese Huston a cognitive psychologist at Seattle University and the author of "How Women Decide: What's True, What's Not, and What Strategies Spark the Best Choices." Featuring Dr Nicholas Wright, University of Birmingham.
Date:
27/06/2017
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