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PG student conference success: Oxford

PG student conference success: Oxford

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Magdalena Antrobus will present a paper at the 17th Oxford Philosophy Graduate Conference in November.
Date:
02/10/2013
Three minutes thesis award

Three minutes thesis award

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Philosophy PhD student Peter West-Oram wins a University-wide research communication competition.
Date:
02/10/2013
PG student publication success

PG student publication success

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An article by PhD students Herjeet Marway and Sarah-Louise Johnson and Professor Heather Widdows entitled "Commodification of Human Tissue" published in Springer Handbook of Global Bioethics.
Date:
26/09/2013
Birmingham announced as University of the Year

Birmingham announced as University of the Year

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The University of Birmingham has been named University of the Year 2014 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Date:
20/09/2013

Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

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The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings.
Date:
10/09/2013
Two Philosopher's Annual successes

Two Philosopher's Annual successes

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Birmingham Fellow Dr Justin Clarke-Doane's and Research Professor Kit Fine's articles recognised as the top ten philosophy articles of 2012.
Date:
29/08/2013
The ethics of warfare: Is it ever morally right to kill on a massive scale?

The ethics of warfare: Is it ever morally right to kill on a massive scale?

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Professor Heather Widdows gives a philosophical perspective of the latest Birmingham Brief.
Date:
27/08/2013
New Research Fellow

New Research Fellow

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Ema Sullivan-Bissett joins the Epistemic Innocence Project.
Date:
08/08/2013
Philosophy graduations 2013

Philosophy graduations 2013

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Short interviews with our recent students at their graduations.
Date:
02/08/2013
Postgraduate Search! videos

Postgraduate Search! videos

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Dr David Cheetham and Professor Heather Widdows recently took part in some interview with Postgraduate Search! about the School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion and the range of opportunities it offers for postgraduate students.
Date:
30/07/2013
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