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22 November 2023
University of Birmingham research has identified eight ‘top tips’ for local authorities to embed strengths-based working within social care services.
21 November 2023
The UK Parliament has re-selected the University as a chosen partner to teach the highly regarded Parliamentary Studies module from the academic year 2024/25.
17 November 2023
What is political polarisation? How different is it from ‘normal’ democratic conflict? And why have we been getting it wrong?
16 November 2023
MSc Supply Chain Management students were hosted by Prologis UK for a day’s tour of the Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal (DIRFT).
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