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Eight reasons why a postgraduate History degree may be for you

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Considering your options once you graduate this summer? Here are 8 reasons why a postgraduate Master's degree in History may be your perfect next step.
Date:
24/07/2020
Learning from home

Learning from home

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Within the College of Arts and Law, staff and students have adapted to a new way of working, with teaching and studying taking place at home through a variety of virtual platforms.
Date:
19/06/2020
BBC World Service: The amazing Dr Darwin

BBC World Service: The amazing Dr Darwin

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Dr Malcolm Dick (Centre for West Midlands History) talks with Rajan Datar about the life and works of Erasmus Darwin.
Date:
27/01/2020
James Watt and the celebration of innovation

James Watt and the celebration of innovation

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James Watt died on 25 August in 1819 at Heathfield Hall, near Birmingham. Born in Greenock.
Date:
22/08/2019
Watt in the World exhibition opens in city library

Watt in the World exhibition opens in city library

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A new exhibition on James Watt has opened at the Library of Birmingham.
Date:
18/07/2019
10 place rise in THE World University Rankings 2019

10 place rise in THE World University Rankings 2019

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We are now ranked 70 in the subject ranking for arts and humanities, which covers art, performing arts, design, languages, literature, linguistics, history, philosophy, theology, architecture and archaeology.
Date:
01/11/2018
Midlands universities partnership will train the next generation of arts and humanities researchers

Midlands universities partnership will train the next generation of arts and humanities researchers

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Eight leading universities in the Midlands are joining together to train the next generation of highly-skilled arts and humanities researchers, thanks to funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Date:
15/08/2018
Stanford "Guns" Professor's visit to Birmingham

Stanford "Guns" Professor's visit to Birmingham

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Next week History and Cultures will be delighted to welcome Professor Priya Satia from Stanford University to the UK for the European launch of her book "Empire of Guns: The Violent Making of the Industrial Revolution".
Date:
06/06/2018
SHaC Events at the Arts & Sciences Festival

SHaC Events at the Arts & Sciences Festival

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History and Cultures was strongly represented at this year's festival, with three outstanding events delivered by the Centre for West Midlands History's James Watt 2019 and John Baskerville teams.
Date:
19/03/2018
Gardens and Green Spaces in the West Midlands since 1700

Gardens and Green Spaces in the West Midlands since 1700

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Dr Malcolm Dick, Director of the Centre for West Midlands History at the University of Birmingham, has written about the history of Birmingham, Lunar Society individuals and ethnic communities in his latest book, Gardens and Green Spaces in the West Midlands since 1700
Date:
22/02/2018
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