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Distinguished Leaders Series Podcast: Trust in Business

Distinguished Leaders Series Podcast: Trust in Business
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Speaker: Melanie Richards, Vice Chair and Board Member, KPMG UK
Date:
09/12/2016

Andrew Mitchell, MP Debates the Syrian Crisis

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The Middle East Politics Research Group and POLSIS hosted a talk by Andrew Mitchell, MP, on the Syrian crisis.
Date:
08/12/2016

Why leadership matters

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In order to avoid the anxiety of wondering about the 'what ifs' in life, humans have a tendency to think that things will carry on much as they did before. It's what psychologists term 'continuity bias'. However, 2016 is testimony to the fact that this assumption is not always reflective of events. This year, 'change' was the watchword and changes in political leadership characterised 2016.
Date:
08/12/2016

Why leadership matters

Description
In order to avoid the anxiety of wondering about the 'what ifs' in life, humans have a tendency to think that things will carry on much as they did before. It's what psychologists term 'continuity bias'. However, 2016 is testimony to the fact that this assumption is not always reflective of events. This year, 'change' was the watchword and changes in political leadership characterised 2016.
Date:
08/12/2016

How occupational health impacts migrant health: A case study from Portugal

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Beatriz Padilla and Vera Rodriguez from the University Institute of Lisbon, contribute to a World Health Organisation Newsletter, 'Public Health Aspects of Migration in Europe' with their article 'How occupational health impacts migrant health: A case study from Portugal'
Date:
07/12/2016

Birmingham­ joins Jinan to launch joint institute in South China

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The University of Birmingham and Jinan University have joined forces to nurture mathematical talent in and around South China by launching a joint institute.
Date:
06/12/2016

Announcement of Birmingham-Jinan joint institute

Announcement of Birmingham-Jinan joint institute
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The University of Birmingham and Jinan University joint institute was officially unveiled at a ceremony in Jinan University, Guangzhou, China. The Universities have joined forces to nurture mathematical talent in and around South China. The joint institute, a first for both Universities, will initially focus on degree programs in Applied Mathematics with Economics, Statistics, Computing, and Mathematics. Enrolment is due to commence in 2017 and is planned to rise to well over 1000 students.
Date:
05/12/2016

Doctoral Research Conference 2016

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Another successful year for the School of Education's Doctoral Research Conference with Professor Kalwant Bhopal providing the keynote presentation.
Date:
05/12/2016

Doctoral Research Conference 2016

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Another successful year for the School of Education's Doctoral Research Conference with Professor Kalwant Bhopal providing the keynote presentation.
Date:
05/12/2016

Birmingham signs agreement with Chinese medical researchers

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The University of Birmingham has signed an agreement with Wenzhou Medical University to explore new opportunities for working together on translational and allied health research.
Date:
05/12/2016
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