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New scholarships for campus based postgraduate research and taught programmes starting in September 2017

New scholarships for campus based postgraduate research and taught programmes starting in September 2017
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We are pleased to announce another round of fully funded BRIHC scholarships, for successful applicants to join our vibrant research community in September 2017.
Date:
13/02/2017

Scientists use smartphones to measure train ride comfort

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Passengers could soon be using their mobile phones to help rail companies around the globe improve the ride quality on their trains, thanks to new research.
Date:
13/02/2017

Birmingham research identifies blocks to South Asian diabetes treatment

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The social stigma associated with diabetes and a fear of being poisoned by medical drugs may contribute to patients of South Asian origin failing to take their medication, a new study shows.
Date:
08/02/2017

Qur'anic Manuscript Conference: May 2017

Qur'anic Manuscript Conference: May 2017
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A three-day conference on Qur'anic Manuscript Studies: The State of the Field is being held in Budapest in May 2017, with participation from members of ITSEE.
Date:
06/02/2017

Putting human rights at the forefront

Putting human rights at the forefront
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CIFoRB speaks to Malaysian parliamentarian, Kasthuri Patto, about strengthening human rights on her home soil and across the Commonwealth.
Date:
06/02/2017

Birmingham creates city development blueprint with global dimension

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Researchers at the University of Birmingham have developed a way of investigating or diagnosing the challenges facing their home city that could be used to help improve the lives of city dwellers around the world.
Date:
06/02/2017

Birmingham calls on UK cooling companies to help Indian farmers

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Scientists from the University of Birmingham are calling on innovative British cooling businesses to join them in India as part of a research initiative to help double farmers' incomes, whilst reducing their impact on the environment.
Date:
03/02/2017

The Diary of William Prince Telfer: Summer 1914

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Modern British studies shares the findings of students research in the Cadbury Research Library.
Date:
02/02/2017

Chinese New Year celebration

Chinese New Year celebration
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The School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music have marked the Chinese New Year with a special celebration which bought together staff and students.
Date:
01/02/2017
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