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Latest developments at University to begin shortly

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Work will soon begin on the construction of a brand new hall of residence and a new sports pavilion at the University of Birmingham, to join the construction of a new sports centre and library which is already underway.
Date:
29/08/2014

Milestone marked at new £42 million University library

Milestone marked at new £42 million University library
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Construction of the new £42 million library at the University of Birmingham is well underway with the piling phase now almost complete.
Date:
28/08/2014
Categories:
Corporate Services, Research, Students, Teaching

Swim coach has a hole lot of love for the city's newest pool

Swim coach has a hole lot of love for the city's newest pool
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A swimming coach at the University of Birmingham finally got chance to get into a 50m pool in the city this week after 30 years of pining for one – although he'll have to wait a little while longer for the taps to be turned on.
Date:
07/07/2014
Categories:
Corporate Services, Sport, Students

Parents' chance to find out more about University of Birmingham School

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Parents who want to find out more about the new University of Birmingham School, and how to apply for a place for their child are invited to two information events near the site of the new school in Selly Oak.
Date:
19/06/2014
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Employment charter signed by dental hospital team

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A University of Birmingham Civil Engineering undergraduate will be part of the team building facilities for future generations when he starts his summer placement with Galliford Try, who are building the new Birmingham Dental Hospital & School of Dentistry.
Date:
11/06/2014
Categories:
Corporate Services, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Students, Teaching

Olympic Games scale investment by Russell Group universities including Birmingham will generate £44 billion for the UK

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The ambitious £175 million campus development project getting underway at the University of Birmingham is part of a programme of investment by Russell Group universities which will generate billions for the economy and thousands of new jobs across the country in years to come, new research has concluded.
Date:
21/05/2014
Categories:
Corporate Services, Medical and Dental Sciences

What's in a name? Your chance to honour one of the region's sporting stars

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Work on the University of Birmingham's brand new £55m sports centre has now begun, and to celebrate, local people, staff and students past and present are being invited to have their say in who the facility should honour.
Date:
08/05/2014
Categories:
Alumni, Sport

Work to start on £60 million advanced manufacturing research facility at Ansty Park

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The University of Birmingham and Rolls-Royce celebrated their joint collaboration to establish a High Temperature Research Centre (HTRC) when the University's Vice-Chancellor Professor David Eastwood and Rolls-Royce Director of Research and Technology Ric Parker 'broke ground' at the Centre's new site at Ansty Park, near Coventry.
Date:
07/03/2014
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research, Vice Chancellor

Historic building to become 21st century student space

Description
A new centre for student services in the heart of the historic Edgbaston campus of the University of Birmingham is to be created, as part of a £175million campus development project.
Date:
04/03/2014
Categories:
Corporate Services, Students

Work due to commence on the University of Birmingham's £55m sports centre

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The first 50m swimming pool in Birmingham has moved a step closer to reality with the announcement that work will start on the University of Birmingham's new £55m sports centre in April.
Date:
10/01/2014
Categories:
Alumni, Sport, Students
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