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Relaunch heralds bright new future for National College as part of University of Birmingham group

Relaunch heralds bright new future for National College as part of University of Birmingham group
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The University of Birmingham is launching the new National College for Advanced Transport and Infrastructure (NCATI) in a special collaboration between higher and further education.

Heritage railway joins forces to build a locomotive for the future

Heritage railway joins forces to build a locomotive for the future
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The Severn Valley Railway has teamed up with the University of Birmingham and local start-up company, Vanguard Sustainable Transport Solutions, to work on a ground-breaking scheme.

New School of Engineering completed at University of Birmingham

New School of Engineering completed at University of Birmingham
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Building work has completed this month (February 2021) on the £46.5m School of Engineering at the University of Birmingham thanks to national contractor, Willmott Dixon.

Electrical Engineering graduate interviewed for the IET

Electrical Engineering graduate interviewed for the IET
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Recent electrical engineering graduate Inge-Sarah Andersen has been featured in the Institute of Engineering and Technology's E&T Magazine.

STEM, LGBTQ & You is back!

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oSTEM has something exciting to announce… STEM, LGBTQ & You 2021 is on its way! Put Friday 19 February in the diary and be sure to register!

RailSoc's 4th year, and a new Chair

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An unusual year for the new Chair to pick up the mantel of running the Society, but RailSoc has ridden the pandemic well. Richard Pengelly explains what the Society has been up to this autumn.

Autumn Term with the Engineers

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Needless to say, this term and year as a whole haven't gone as anyone of us would've hoped. But that hasn't stopped the School of Engineering RFC from making the most of it! Their Chair, Samraj tells us more.

oSTEM: We're not slowing down!

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This semester has been quite different for oSTEM, as I'm sure it has been for many, but that hasn't slowed them down! Their Chair Claire tells us more.

Lockdown, but full steam ahead for WISE

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Running a student led society in a tier 3 lockdown would always be a challenge. However, WISE have powered through to have one of their busiest semesters to date! Ellie Wigg tells us more.

Low carbon smart pipes will contribute to construction sector decarbonisation

Low carbon smart pipes will contribute to construction sector decarbonisation
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Low carbon smart pipes for use in large-scale buried infrastructure projects are to be developed in a new partnership between the University of Birmingham and specialist manufacturing company Aquaspira Ltd.

Winners announced for the Ronjon Nag Entrepreneurship Competition 2020

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The Ronjon Nag Entrepreneurship Competition is a £5,000 prize for the student tech project with the strongest commercial potential. Well done to all the finalists and congratulations to our 2020 winner Michael Haydock!

WISE sit still?? Never!

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During lockdown, a period when the rest of the world stood still, it was a busy time for WISE as we prepared for the forthcoming year and all the challenges it brings.

Ronjon Nag Entrepreneurship Competition

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Birmingham graduate, Ronjon Nag has created a £5,000 prize for the student tech project or business idea with the strongest commercial potential. Competition deadline is 16 August 2020.

Sunny, with a mild chance of catastrophe

Sunny, with a mild chance of catastrophe
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This Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk [SWIMMR] programme will develop and deploy new instruments, models and services to support the space weather community and the Met Office.

Space weather monitoring to get major upgrade in new research programme

Space weather monitoring to get major upgrade in new research programme
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The UK's ability to predict solar superstorms and other severe space weather events is to get a significant upgrade with the launch of two major research projects led by the University of Birmingham.

Spring Term with the Engineers

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The start of second term saw the Engineering 1st XV begin their run of games at our new home ground Avery Fields. Club Captain Pat Dore tells us more.

Double award marks University's commitment to gender equality

Double award marks University's commitment to gender equality
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The University of Birmingham has achieved two prestigious awards from the Athena SWAN Foundation, recognising its commitment to gender equality.

WISE: Equal and inspiring

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This year has been fantastic for WISE! We held our very first collaborative event with oSTEM and BEaMS, continued our WISE Inspire! series, expanded our award-winning outreach scheme and collaborated more than ever.

2019/20 with EESE Soc

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This year has been a successful one for the EESE Society. We have run a variety of events for our members and the rest of the School of Engineering.

2020 kicked off oSTEM's busiest semester to date!

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With events galore and not one but two conferences, it's been a mammoth term for oSTEM! Chair Molly Service tells us more.
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