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Why we still believe in Christmas miracles … according to philosophy

Why we still believe in Christmas miracles … according to philosophy
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Professor Yujin Nagasawa writes for the Conversation on why we still believe in miracles, especially around Christmas.
Date:
15/12/2017

PERFECT talks: January and February 2018

PERFECT talks: January and February 2018
Description
Researchers from Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in January and February 2018.
Date:
11/12/2017

Landmark conference sees faiths from across the West Midlands come together

Landmark conference sees faiths from across the West Midlands come together
Description
The Mayoral Faith Summit brought together more than 450 representatives from various faith groups across the region.
Date:
07/12/2017

Introduction from our new DPVC Research Impact

Introduction from our new DPVC Research Impact
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Professor Heather Widdows takes take up the new role of Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research Impact.
Date:
06/12/2017

Reconsidering Muslim Marriage Practices in Europe

Reconsidering Muslim Marriage Practices in Europe
Description
Dr Yafa Shanneik leads the project which will bring a new perspective on Muslim marriages by placing the experiences and voices of women at the centre of research.
Date:
05/12/2017

Landmark conference sees faiths from across the West Midlands come together

Landmark conference sees faiths from across the West Midlands come together
Description
Event report, by The Asian, on The Mayor and Faith Conference held on 27 November at The University of Birmingham 2017.
Date:
04/12/2017

Weinstein, Westminster and Philosophy: Structures of Abuse

Weinstein, Westminster and Philosophy: Structures of Abuse
Description
Professor Heather Widdows and Professor Helen Beebee (University of Manchester, previously at Birmingham) co-author this op-ed article on philosophy, women and sexual harassment.
Date:
30/11/2017

Dr Hugh Houghton awarded ERC Consolidator Grant

Dr Hugh Houghton awarded ERC Consolidator Grant
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Dr Hugh Houghton has been awarded a €1.75M grant by the European Research Council for the five-year CATENA Project on Greek New Testament Commentary Manuscripts.
Date:
28/11/2017

A higher education anchor institution at work: the Mayor's Faith Summit

A higher education anchor institution at work: the Mayor's Faith Summit
Description
Professor Francis Davis writes for the Birmingham Brief on the upcoming Mayor's Faith Summit (Monday 27 November 2017) and what this means for Birmingham and the West Midlands.
Date:
27/11/2017

Lisa Bortolotti is a Birmingham Hero

Lisa Bortolotti is a Birmingham Hero
Description
Lisa Bortolotti features in the Birmingham Heroes campaign alongside Matthew Broome, Paul Burstow and Rachel Upthegrove.
Date:
23/11/2017
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