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Professor Trybus speaks at administrative law conference in Colombia

Professor Trybus speaks at administrative law conference in Colombia
Description
IEL Director delivered a paper with the title "El Derecho de la Unión Europea y la contratación publica".
Date:
22/11/2017

Award-winning UniGreenScheme diverts 27,500kg of potential waste into reuse and saves £44,000

Award-winning UniGreenScheme diverts 27,500kg of potential waste into reuse and saves £44,000
Description
The University of Birmingham and UniGreenScheme received a national Green Gown Award for Facilities and Services last week thanks to an innovative scheme which is making waves beyond the University.
Date:
22/11/2017

Decade long climate change experiment site wins a sustainability award

Description
The Birmingham Institute of Forest Research (BIFoR) was named winner in the sustainability category at the Insider Property Awards earlier this month.
Date:
22/11/2017

Birmingham Qur'an: digital exhibition in Abu Dhabi for first time

Birmingham Qur'an: digital exhibition in Abu Dhabi for first time
Description
The University of Birmingham has opened the Abu Dhabi exhibition of the Birmingham Qur'an Manuscript which is located at Umm Al Emarat Park, Abu Dhabi, and will take place from 20 to 29 November.
Date:
20/11/2017

Birmingham energy experts invited to UN global high-level event

Birmingham energy experts invited to UN global high-level event
Description
Energy experts from the University of Birmingham attended a high-powered international symposium at the United Nations (UN), in New York, to explore ways to help meet key global sustainability targets.
Date:
13/11/2017

Birmingham Qur'an: digital exhibition in Abu Dhabi for first time

Birmingham Qur'an: digital exhibition in Abu Dhabi for first time
Description
The University of Birmingham continues the UAE tour of its major interactive digital exhibition telling the fascinating story of the Birmingham Qur'an to Abu Dhabi for the first time.
Date:
13/11/2017

Scientists discover new mechanisms that bacteria use to protect themselves from antibiotics

Scientists discover new mechanisms that bacteria use to protect themselves from antibiotics
Description
Researchers at the University of Birmingham have identified new mechanisms used by bacteria to resist infection-fighting antibiotics.
Date:
13/11/2017

University of Birmingham experts unite in World Antibiotic Awareness Week

University of Birmingham experts unite in World Antibiotic Awareness Week
Description
The face of the University's 'Old Joe' clock tower will be lit blue to mark the awareness week, which is led by the World Health Organization and aims to encourage people to seek advice from a qualified healthcare professional before taking antibiotics.
Date:
13/11/2017

Kirsty Edgar in live stream event from IODP ship Joides Resolution to Natural History Museum, London

Description
Dr Kirsty Edgar will be featuring in the live stream event "Under the Sea" from onboard the Joides Resolution to the Natural History Museum in London on the 17th Nov. at 15:00-15:30.
Date:
10/11/2017

ESRC grant awarded to study how eating with others affects appetite

ESRC grant awarded to study how eating with others affects appetite
Description
Professor Suzanne Higgs from the University of Birmingham, together with Professor Jeff Brunstrom from the University of Bristol and Associate Professor Lenny Vartanian from the University of New South Wales, Australia, have been awarded an ESRC Grant worth £500K for a project that aims to understand how eating with other people affects appetite.
Date:
07/11/2017
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