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2014 UK CubeSat Forum Workshop - Best student presentation

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Congratulations to Graham Kirkby, a PhD student in the Space Environment and Radio Engineering group
Date:
04/07/2014

Holiday chaos as new terror plot sparks fears of extra checks at airports

Holiday chaos as new terror plot sparks fears of extra checks at airports
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Dr Steve Hewitt was featured in an article in Metro discussing the additional monitoring happening at international airports in the wake of fresh terror scares.
Date:
04/07/2014

University of Birmingham wins Outstanding International Strategy

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The University recently won the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Award (THELMA) for its bold approach to securing its position in Brazil as the higher education institute partner of choice.
Date:
04/07/2014

Procreation and the welfare of the future child

Procreation and the welfare of the future child
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MA Health and Happiness student John J. Parry wonders whether existence constitutes a harm.
Date:
02/07/2014

'One of Us' petition marks a sinister mobilisation of the pro-life movement in Europe

'One of Us' petition marks a sinister mobilisation of the pro-life movement in Europe
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Birmingham Law School's Dr Sheelagh McGuinness writes for the Conversation (with Professor Heather Widdows)
Date:
01/07/2014

Paid work a 'barrier to exercise' for older women

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Older women in paid employment are less likely to take part in leisure-time physical activity, according to research by the University of Birmingham.
Date:
30/06/2014

Field Study to Istanbul: Turkish delight for IDD students

Field Study to Istanbul: Turkish delight for IDD students
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This April more than 30 IDD masters students flew to Istanbul, Turkey, to participate in a field study organised with the help of IDD alumnus Dr Ali Ercan Ozgur, founder of IDEMA consulting. During this five-day study programme, more than fourteen speakers and nine host organizations shared their experience of government systems, business and public administration with the group.
Date:
27/06/2014

History and Cultures Trips: Mitchell's Fold Stone Circle

History and Cultures Trips: Mitchell's Fold Stone Circle
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Write-up of the latest History and Cultures trip by Martin Kirsch
Date:
26/06/2014

EPS Societies' Awards 2014

EPS Societies' Awards 2014
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These Awards act as a reminder of the hard work and dedication undertaken by students to make the University a better, more vibrant place to study and play. Organising committee member Daisy Partlow shares the night with us.
Date:
26/06/2014
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