News

Select Category

Latest press releasesRSS FeedAtom Feed

Social Science research questions what it is to be in an ageing body through a VR exhibition

Social Science research questions what it is to be in an ageing body through a VR exhibition
Description
University of Birmingham research inspires a highly original immersive 360-degree VR film by British artist Lindsay Seers.
Date:
07/02/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

WM REDI launched in Birmingham to support inclusive economic growth across the UK

WM REDI launched in Birmingham to support inclusive economic growth across the UK
Description
The University of Birmingham have launched a new research institute - West Midlands Region Economic and Development Institute (WM REDI).
Date:
03/02/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Vice Chancellor

New book looks at the ethical dilemmas of UK intelligence

New book looks at the ethical dilemmas of UK intelligence
Description
Secrets and Spies: UK Intelligence Accountability After Iraq and Snowden is the first detailed analysis of how intelligence professionals view their role and how accountability is understood inside.
Date:
29/01/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Far-right violence in Portugal draws strength from skinhead roots - study

Far-right violence in Portugal draws strength from skinhead roots - study
Description
Far-right agitators in Portugal now have different reasons to their 1970s predecessors for becoming radicalised and committing acts of political violence – a new study shows.
Date:
16/01/2020
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences

University of Birmingham academics, honorary graduates and alumni in New Year Honours

University of Birmingham academics, honorary graduates and alumni in New Year Honours
Description
University of Birmingham academics have been named in the 2019 New Year Honours for services to race equality in education, construction and physiotherapy.
Date:
02/01/2020
Categories:
Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences, Vice Chancellor
Displaying 1 to 5 of 371
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next