International news

NewsRSS FeedAtom Feed

RSK Director accepts Honorary Professorship within the School of Engineering

Description
The School of Engineering is delighted to announce that George Tuckwell, Divisional Director for Geoscience and Engineering at RSK, has accepted an Honorary Professorship within the School.
Date:
20/02/2017

Four fishermen, Orson Welles, and the making of the Brazilian northeast

Four fishermen, Orson Welles, and the making of the Brazilian northeast
Description
Courtney Campbell explores Brazilian regional identities, race and folklore in Past & Present, A Journal of Historical Studies.
Date:
20/02/2017

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims
Description
New blogpost from the Beauty Demands research project
Date:
20/02/2017

Solar geometry sheds new light on a major Constable work

Solar geometry sheds new light on a major Constable work
Description
A re-examination of the iconic John Constable work, Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows, has found that the original 1831 exhibited version of the painting did not have a rainbow – and that it was added later to correspond with the time of his best friend's death over a year later.
Date:
20/02/2017

European Lecture Tour of Professor Trybus

European Lecture Tour of Professor Trybus
Description
In November 2016 IEL Director Professsor Martin Trybus returned from a lecture tour of the European mainland.
Date:
20/02/2017

Birmingham Business School to host The Chartered Association of Business Schools Annual Research Conference

Birmingham Business School to host The Chartered Association of Business Schools Annual Research Conference
Description
The conference will bring together business schools, interdisciplinary collaborators, research funders and policymakers and will tackle the important issues around funding, interdisciplinarity, research impact and the REF.
Date:
20/02/2017

Solar geometry sheds new light on a major Constable work

Description
A re-examination of the iconic John Constable work, Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows, has found that the original 1831 exhibited version of the painting did not have a rainbow – and that it was added later to correspond with the time of his best friend's death over a year later.
Date:
20/02/2017

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm
Description
Podcast of BBC Radio 4's 'The Philosopher's Arms' with Lisa Bortolotti joined Peter Tatchell and David Runciman discussing hypocrisy.
Date:
17/02/2017

Responses to emotive and social cues in Tourette Syndrome

Responses to emotive and social cues in Tourette Syndrome
Description
A new study conducted by Dr Clare Eddy and Dr Peter Hansen may help to explain the social content and emotional tone of many tics and compulsive urges in Tourette Syndrome (TS) patients.
Date:
17/02/2017

First World War Engagement Centres Funding Extended

Description
The Voices of War and Peace Engagement Centre to receive additional funding from AHRC and HLF
Date:
17/02/2017
Displaying 1 to 10 of 1000
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next