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Cadbury Conference 2017 call for papers

Cadbury Conference 2017 call for papers
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Hosted by the Department of African Studies and Anthropology. This year's theme is 'Marriage in Africa'.
Date:
13/01/2017

CIFoRB celebrates its first year

CIFoRB celebrates its first year
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Marking its inaugural year CIFoRB looks forward to working with more Commonwealth parliamentarians to protect and defend Freedom of Religion or Belief
Date:
11/01/2017

Last chance to join musical welcome for Chinese Year of the Rooster

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Music lovers still have the chance to attend a special concert at the University of Birmingham marking the Chinese New Year with a magical fusion of East and West.
Date:
11/01/2017

Draft programme: Tenth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament

Draft programme: Tenth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament
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The programme is now released for the tenth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, to be held in March 2017.
Date:
10/01/2017

Welcome to the new UBRobotics newsletter

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Welcome to UBRobotics' second newsletter, this time it's a Christmas special. December marks the end of term so there has been a lot of activity trying to finalise the robot designs ready to start manufacture early next term.
Date:
09/01/2017

Grasmere study trip

Grasmere study trip
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In November, students on the 'Politics and Terror in the Age of Revolutions' module, which focusses on the Romantic period, took part in a residential trip to Grasmere in the Lake District.
Date:
09/01/2017

Call for papers: Tea with the Sphinx

Call for papers: Tea with the Sphinx
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Call for papers exploring the theme of Ancient Egypt in the modern imagination for an upcoming publication
Date:
06/01/2017

MA Film and Television 20th Anniversary

MA Film and Television 20th Anniversary
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On Friday 16 December, we celebrated 20 years of the MA in Film and Television with a reunion event on campus. Over fifty people came together to mark the occasion, including current students, staff, industry partners and alumni from around the world.
Date:
06/01/2017

Birmingham leader visits forward-thinking Chinese institution

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The University of Birmingham's Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir David Eastwood today visited the Shenzhen-based Southern University of Science and Technology of China (SUSTech) to further discuss how the two institutions can work together.
Date:
06/01/2017

Is the humble fridge the key to meeting the UN's Sustainable Development Goals?

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The clock is ticking on the most ambitious set of international development targets ever conceived. By 2030, the UN's Global Development Goals ('Global Goals') promise to banish hunger, poverty and inequality; ensure universal access to safe water, education, health care, clean energy and decent work; and secure peace, justice, economic growth and sustainability. Achieving all this and in the timeframe set will be a monumental challenge. What is not yet widely recognised is that one critical factor will be the development of clean cooling.
Date:
05/01/2017
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