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University of Birmingham awards £30,000 to enterprising academics

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Commercial innovations to improve rehab for brain injuries and develop the next generation of robots rewarded at business showcaseTwo researchers from the University of Birmingham have been awarded £15,000 at the inaugural Enterprising Birmingham – Business Plan Competition showcase to enable development of their research expertise into viable business opportunities.
Date:
21/01/2011
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences
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News from School of Social PolicyRss FeedAtom Feed

Studentship available in Superdiversity, community resilience and neighbourhood planning

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The Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) is offering a fully sponsored studentship based in the School of Geography.
Date:
17/01/2013
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences, Students
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News from School of EducationRss FeedAtom Feed

BEST Project wins Higher Education Academy award

BEST Project wins Higher Education Academy award
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Staff at the School of Sport an Exercise Sciences have been awarded £10,000 by the Higher Education Academy to explore the experiences of home and international students participating in an outdoor groupwork skills course.
Date:
10/05/2012
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Sport, Teaching

New research highlights effective education for sports coaches as key to healthier UK youngsters

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Childhood obesity is a serious public health problem predicted to affect two thirds of UK children by 2050. Physical inactivity is a leading contributor to the obesity epidemic, which researchers from the University of Birmingham are seeking to combat through effective coach education.
Date:
22/06/2011
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Sport
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News from School of Government and SocietyRss FeedAtom Feed

Katie Ramsay, BA Sociology (2007)

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am still fascinated by sociology and my love for travel has been greatly enhanced by my sociological background. I spent one year driving through Africa and often found myself dissecting my experiences and surroundings in a sociological way.
Date:
01/03/2012
Categories:
Alumni, Life and Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences
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