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£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham

£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham
Description
For 2015 entry the University has two brand new schemes which offer £10,000 scholarships for Masters students. These scholarships have been jointly funded by the British Government; the allocation of the awards, which is the fourth highest in the UK, further cements Birmingham's place amongst the very best higher education institutions for postgraduate study.
Date:
10/03/2015

Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life

Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life
Description
Over sixty university and school students and recent graduates gathered at Winterbourne House on 26 February to participate in a youth consultation for the Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life.
Date:
09/03/2015

Sight, sound, and mental health

Sight, sound, and mental health
Description
As part of the Birmingham Arts and Science Festival 2015 project PERFECT is sponsoring a public engagement event featuring both talks and a discussion.
Date:
04/03/2015

The Upside of Delusional Beliefs

The Upside of Delusional Beliefs
Description
Lisa Bortolotti contributes to the webzine "Scientia Salon: From the Ivory Tower to the Main Street and Vice Versa"
Date:
04/03/2015

Will we ever travel in time?

Will we ever travel in time?
Description
Dr Alastair Wilson discusses how the possibility of travelling in time continues to capture our imaginations.
Date:
03/03/2015

Greek Palaeography Workshop held in ITSEE

Greek Palaeography Workshop held in ITSEE
Description
ITSEE doctoral student Theodora Panella recently convened a three-day workshop on Greek palaeography for students from Midlands Universities, funded by the College of Arts and Law graduate school.
Date:
05/02/2015

New Testament Papyrus Discovered in Birmingham!

New Testament Papyrus Discovered in Birmingham!
Description
A fourth-century papyrus with text from the Acts of the Apostles has been identified in the University of Birmingham's Cadbury Research Library by Prof. Lincoln Blumell.
Date:
05/02/2015

Programme announced: Ninth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, 2-5 March 2015

Programme announced: Ninth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, 2-5 March 2015
Description
The programme has been announced for the Ninth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, 2-5 March 2015. Booking remains open until 1st February 2015.
Date:
19/01/2015

New Workshop at EABS Annual Meeting 2015

New Workshop at EABS Annual Meeting 2015
Description
The European Association of Biblical Studies Annual Meeting for 2015 will include a new workshop session on Textual Criticism of the New Testament, the Old Testament and the Qur'an convened by ITSEE postgraduate student, Theodora Panella.
Date:
14/01/2015

Should development be kinky? A response to Pritchett and Kenny

Should development be kinky? A response to Pritchett and Kenny
Description
Scott Wisor Writes for the Devpolicy blog.
Date:
12/01/2015
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