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University of Bradford to host TEDx event

Published: Mon 24 Mar 2014

The University of Bradford will host its first ever TEDx event later next week looking at education, innovation and change.

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University of Bradford selected to receive Ford Blue Oval Scholarships

Published: 2014/01/07

Ford has selected the University of Bradford among five leading UK universities to receive student scholarships, each worth £10,000, starting in the 2013-2014 academic year.

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The story of the 'Gristhorpe Man' is launched

Published: 2014/01/14

A book launch will be held this Friday (17 January) at the William Smith Museum of Geology, Scarborough for a monograph on Britain's best - preserved Early Bronze Age skeleton.

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University project receives environmental award

Published: 2014/01/20

The Shetland Islands Climate and Settlement Project (SICSP) co-led by the University of Bradford was recently awarded during a ceremony hosted by the Shetland Amenity Trust.

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University employee is shortlisted for national award

Published: 2014/01/27

Director of Student Success in the Academic Development Unit at the University of Bradford, Nadira Mirza, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 'Services to Education' category at the British Muslim Awards 2014.

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University of Bradford ranked one of the greenest universities in the world

Published: 2014/01/27

Universitas Indonesia (UI) has released the results of UI GreenMetric World University Ranking, with the University of Bradford scooping fourth place.

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Former Bradford professor returns to lecture on the beautiful game of football

Published: 2014/01/28

Peace studies, at the University of Bradford, will continue their 40th anniversary celebrations with a public lecture on Football, Conflict and the Role of the Ombudsman - Regulating the Beautiful Game.

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University of Bradford employee wins national award

University of Bradford employee wins national award

Published: 2014/01/31

Nadira Mirza, the University's Director of Student Success, has won the 'Services to Education' category at the British Muslim Awards 2014.

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Bradford graduate celebrates part in Oscar award

Bradford graduate celebrates part in Oscar award

Published: 2014/02/17

A University of Bradford graduate is celebrating his part in winning an Oscar this morning after the box office smash Gravity won a Oscar for Best Visual Effects last night. (Picture courtesy of Framestore/Warner Brothers)

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Student shaves head for charity

Published: 2014/02/18

A University of Bradford student will shave her head to raise money for the charity Young Minds

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Bradford Student Midwife Commended by Cavell Nurses' Trust

Published: 2014/02/20

A Bradford Student Midwife will be commended by Cavell Nurses Trust for Outstanding Academic Achievement.

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University to host event at the House of Commons

Published: 2014/02/24

The University of Bradford is hosting a celebration event to mark the 20th Anniversary of Robotic Telescopes at the House of Commons.

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University of Bradford receives global recognition

Published: 2014/02/27

Two University of Bradford courses have been ranked as some of the top in the World according to the latest QS World University Rankings.

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Bradford University sports and societies to showcase activities for charity

Published: 2014/03/04

Students at the University of Bradford will showcase their skills and provide opportunities for the public to have a go at sports and activities at a new 'Colours Carnival' on Saturday 15 March 2014.

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University of Bradford Shortlisted in Four Categories in Student Nursing Times Awards

Published: 2014/03/05

The University of Bradford is extremely proud to be shortlisted in four categories in this year's Student Nursing Times Awards. The awards, now in their third year, recognise excellence in the nursing profession, amongst students, academic staff, mentors and healthcare placement settings.

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University of Bradford students design winning 'apps'

Published: 2014/03/10

Talented students from the University of Bradford will be recognised this week for their skills in designing new functions for the University mobile app.

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University of Bradford student finds new way to spot skin cancer

Published: 2014/03/11

A University of Bradford student has developed a new method to identify the earliest signs of skin cancer.

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University of Bradford appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor

University of Bradford appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Published: 2014/03/12

The University of Bradford has today announced the appointment of Bill McCarthy as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Operations). (Picture: Bill McCarthy)

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University of Bradford Professor wins major award

University of Bradford Professor wins major award

Published: 2014/03/20

A leading Professor from the University of Bradford has been honoured for his work in the Pharmaceutical sector at the Medilink Healthcare Business Awards.(Picture: Professor Peter York receiving his award)

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The University of Bradford welcomes the Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Published: 2014/03/21

The University of Bradford will host Ellen MacArthur Foundation's first ever education open-house event next week. The event will focus on discussion and interaction and will offer new ideas for all those interested in circular economy thinking.

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The University of Bradford welcomes the Ellen MacArthur Foundation

The University of Bradford welcomes the Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Published: Wed 26 Mar 2014

Last night the University of Bradford hosted a live stream discussion with Ellen MacArthur as part of its three day conference on the Circular Economy.

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Student shortlisted for Rising Star 2014 Award

Published: Mon 31 Mar 2014

A final-year Healthcare Science (Life Sciences) student from the University of Bradford has been shortlisted by the Chief Scientific Officer for the Rising Star 2014 Award.

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Workshop at the University of Bradford tackles energy challenges

Published: Tue 1 Apr 2014

Researchers and academics from India and the UK came together last week to discuss some of the key challenges in Smart energy generation, supply and usage.

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Researchers from the University of Bradford investigate Charterhouse remains

Published: Thu 3 Apr 2014

In 2013, Crossrail engineers discovered the remains of 25 individuals in Charterhouse Square, London. A team of researchers from Durham and Bradford Universities have carried out scientific investigation of their teeth to establish where these individuals originated from and their dietary histories throughout childhood.

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University lecture will explore obesity

Published: Tue 8 Jul 2014

The University of Bradford will host a lecture next Wednesday (April 16) which will look at development and risk factors for obesity, from childhood to adulthood in a wider global context.

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Celebrating 40 years of Peace Studies in Bradford

Published: Mon 12 May 2014

This week, the University of Bradford's Division of Peace Studies will celebrate 40 years of pioneering work in the field of peace studies education by hosting a special three-day conference. The event will bring together over 200 speakers and delegates from around the globe.

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University Vice-Chancellor recognises excellence in learning and teaching

Published: Mon 12 May 2014

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bradford has presented five awards to recognise colleagues who have demonstrated excellence in learning and teaching at the University

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Bradford students organise national learning disability conference

Published: Tue 13 May 2014

A team of student nurses from the School of Health Studies, University of Bradford has organised a national learning disability conference, Learning Disability Action Aware, taking place at Bradford City Football Club, on Wednesday 14 May 2014.

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Bradford Student elected as representative on Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Council

Published: Wed 14 May 2014

Piers Baker, a second year Physiotherapy student from the University of Bradford has been elected as the national student representative on the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) Council.

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Success for Bradford Media Students

Success for Bradford Media Students

Published: Fri 30 May 2014

Media students, from the University of Bradford, have scooped an award by the Royal Television Society (RTS).

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University of Bradford to host Runnymede event

Published: Thu 22 May 2014

The University of Bradford will host an event next week which will look at racism in modern life.

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New research highlights link between depression and stress in old age

Published: Fri 30 May 2014

A University of Bradford lecturer has linked depression with reduced amounts of a stress hormone cortisol in very old people when they wake up in the morning.

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University Chancellor steps down after eight years

Published: Mon 2 Jun 2014

The University of Bradford today announced that its Chancellor, Imran Khan, will step down from his role, with effect from 30 November 2014, after eight years of service.

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Eye-controlled wheelchair to be showcased in London

Eye-controlled wheelchair to be showcased in London

Published: Wed 4 Jun 2014

The University of Bradford will be demonstrating new technology which allows disabled people to control their electric wheelchairs by simply moving their eyes.

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Bradford business school ranked in university guide top 20

Published: Thu 19 Jun 2014

Bradford University School of Management has been named as one of the best in the country for teaching marketing skills in the Complete University Guides rankings for 2015.

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University of Bradford staff awarded prestigious teaching fellowship

University of Bradford staff awarded prestigious teaching fellowship

Published: Tue 17 Jun 2014

The Higher Education Academy (HEA) has today, Thursday 12 June 2014, announced that two University of Bradford staff have been awarded National Teaching Fellowships, the most prestigious award for excellence in higher education teaching and support for learning.

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Angelina Jolie meets University of Bradford Students

Angelina Jolie meets University of Bradford Students

Published: Thu 19 Jun 2014

Hollywood mega star and Special Envoy for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Angelina Jolie, has joined the University of Bradford's "Lend a Hand: End Sexual Violence in Conflict" campaign.

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The University of Bradford Sponsors the City's First School of Sanctuary Award

Published: Thu 26 Jun 2014

The first Bradford School of Sanctuary award that was sponsored by the University of Bradford was presented to Horton Park Primary School on Monday 16 June.

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US Ambassador to the UK visits the University of Bradford

US Ambassador to the UK visits the University of Bradford

Published: Fri 4 Jul 2014

The University of Bradford was honoured to welcome Matthew W. Barzun, Ambassador of the United States of America to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland today as part of a visit to the city of Bradford.

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Bestway Foundation Scholars meet Sir Anwar Pervez OBE

Bestway Foundation Scholars meet Sir Anwar Pervez OBE

Published: Fri 27 Jun 2014

The five Bestway Foundation Scholars had the opportunity to meet Sir Anwar Pervez OBE and Younus Sheikh from Bestway Group at their head office in London on Thursday 26 June.

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Explore Mummies at the University of Bradford

Published: Mon 30 Jun 2014

The University of Bradford, in conjunction with the Anatomical Society, is holding a public lecture looking at bog bodies and frozen mummies and how we can learn from the skin and bones of the past.

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Bradford hosts £12 Million programme to cement City Region as leader in digital health innovation

Bradford hosts £12 Million programme to cement City Region as leader in digital health innovation

Published: Tue 8 Jul 2014

A partnership bid led by the University of Bradford has won £3.8M from the Department of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) to establish a University Enterprise Zone in digital health innovation in the city, one of only 4 bids to be selected for funding across the UK.

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The University of Bradford shortlisted for Green Gown Award

Published: Fri 11 Jul 2014

The University has been shortlisted in the student engagement category of the Green Gown Awards for their 'Our Green Energy Challenge' project. This behavioural change project has driven utility reductions and slashed carbon emissions in the Green, the University's student village.

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University of Bradford honours eight in award ceremonies

Published: Fri 11 Jul 2014

World figures set to be presented with honorary degrees recognising community accomplishments

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Bradford student develops smartphone app to help with understanding of body image

Published: Mon 21 Jul 2014

A University of Bradford undergraduate student has been highly commended for the creation of a mobile app for a PhD student investigating young children's body image perception.

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Partnership with Seven Technologies Group Limited graded Outstanding

Published: Tue 22 Jul 2014

A partnership based at the University of Bradford has received a top grade.

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Potential 'universal' blood test for cancer discovered

Potential 'universal' blood test for cancer discovered

Published: Mon 28 Jul 2014

Researchers from the University of Bradford have devised a simple blood test that can be used to diagnose whether people have cancer or not.

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Last chance to attend Yorkshire Day dinner dance for Bradford Crocus appeal

Published: Fri 25 Jul 2014

The University of Bradford is working with the Dubrovnik hotel to host a special Yorkshire Day dinner dance.

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Key health role for University Professor

Published: Wed 30 Jul 2014

The University of Bradford's Professor Mohammed A. Mohammed has recently been announced as the new Deputy Director to the Bradford Institute for Health Research (BIHR).

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Bradford professor is awarded prestigious research prize

Published: Thu 31 Jul 2014

A university professor has been awarded a prestigious research prize by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Germany.

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Bradford computing society becomes first ever student chapter

Bradford computing society becomes first ever student chapter

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

A group of University of Bradford students have successfully started the first ever British Computer Society - The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) Student Chapter.

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Bradford Hour dedicated to results day

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

A-Level results day will be the topic of conversation as the University of Bradford takes over the weekly Twitter #BradfordHour.

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Research Team at the University of Bradford contributes to developing lighter, safer and more fuel efficient aircraft

Research Team at the University of Bradford contributes to developing lighter, safer and more fuel efficient aircraft

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

The University of Bradford is one of the consortium partners of the £11.6 million HARNet (Harmonised Antennas, Radios and Networks) strategic research programme led by Thales UK.

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Bradford Robotic Telescope finds a 'death star'

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

The University of Bradford's robotic telescope has been used in the discovery of a potential 'death star' in space.

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Top Tips for A-Level Results Day

Published: Thu 7 Aug 2014

A-Level results day on Thursday 14 August is a long awaited date etched into many people's diaries, but according to the University of Bradford it does not need to be as stress filled as the actual exams.

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The Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal will receive a boost from the Bradford City Runs.

Published: Thu 7 Aug 2014

The local charitable initiative has been announced as the official charity partner of the event organised by Bradford Council in partnership with Bradford Athletics Network

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Lord Mayor Welcomes International Students to Bradford

Published: Tue 2 Dec 2014

The University of Bradford is celebrating the arrival of students from across the world at a special Lord Mayors reception.

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Top 20 things to take to University

Top 20 things to take to University

Published: Wed 13 Aug 2014

A doorstop was voted the most important thing new students should take to university in a recent poll of current and newly graduated University of Bradford students.

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Life in Student Halls

Life in Student Halls

Published: Fri 15 Aug 2014

Ahead of a new cohort of students moving to university halls, current and former students from the University of Bradford have shared their hard-earned advice on moving out of home and sharing accommodation with others. Amongst the top advice is to be clean and tidy

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Business experience puts students first in line for future success

Published: Fri 15 Aug 2014

Bradford University School of Management's close ties with the corporate world have produced record results again, with three-quarters of all students who undertook a placement year securing a First class honours degree at the recent graduate ceremony.

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Engineers attend prestigious conference at the University of Bradford.

Published: Tue 19 Aug 2014

The University of Bradford is hosting this year's Association of University Engineers (AUE) conference.

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The Big Move In

Published: Thu 21 Aug 2014

Freshers at the University of Bradford are being offered a unique opportunity to record their experience of moving into halls of residence as part of the 'Big Move In' initiative.

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The University of Bradford has been shortlisted in this year's Energy Awards

Published: Fri 5 Sep 2014

The University of Bradford has been shortlisted in the Behavioural Change/Employee Engagement category at this year's national Energy Awards.

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Making the most out of Opportunities in China

Published: Tue 2 Dec 2014

Businesses and individuals wanting to engage with China and exploit the opportunities available are being encouraged to attend a lecture at the University of Bradford.

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Malaysian State Minister visits the University

Published: Tue 2 Dec 2014

The University of Bradford strengthened its ties with the Far East when it welcomed a Malaysian State Minister to the campus.

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Bradford researchers help uncover hidden secrets of Stonehenge

Published: Wed 10 Sep 2014

Bradford archaeologists are part of an international research team that has uncovered a host of previously unknown archaeological monuments around Stonehenge in a project that will transform our knowledge of this iconic site.

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Silver screen goes green

Published: Wed 10 Sep 2014

Members of the public are being invited to join students and staff for the University of Bradford's first Environmental Film Festival.

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University shortlisted for prestigious education award

Published: Mon 20 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford has been shortlisted in the Times Higher Education annual awards for the Most Improved Student Experience.

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The British Science Festival is coming to Bradford in 2015

Published: Thu 11 Sep 2014

The British Science Association is pleased to announce the University of Bradford as host for the 2015 British Science Festival.

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University of Bradford appoints new Dean

Published: Fri 12 Sep 2014

Professor Donna Lee has joined The University of Bradford as Dean of Social and International Studies.

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New lab leads the way for University of Bradford

Published: Fri 12 Sep 2014

Students at the University of Bradford will experience cutting edge learning with the opening of a new £1.5m engineering laboratory.

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Bradford retains world top business school ranking

Published: Wed 17 Sep 2014

Bradford University School of Management has once again been named one of the world's top business schools, and the best in Yorkshire, in the 2014 Financial Times Masters in Management world rankings.

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Bradford rises eight places in the Good University Guide

Published: Fri 19 Sep 2014

The University of Bradford has risen eight places in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015.

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FA chairman kicks off new lecture series

FA chairman kicks off new lecture series

Published: Mon 22 Sep 2014

FA chairman Greg Dyke will kick off a new series of lectures at the University of Bradford.

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Bradford's Healthcare Science degree unique in UK for overall quality

Published: Mon 22 Sep 2014

The University of Bradford has cemented its place as a leader in healthcare science and technology with a unique national stamp of approval.

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New lab leads the way for University of Bradford

Published: Mon 22 Sep 2014

Students at the University of Bradford will experience cutting edge learning with the opening of a new £1.5m engineering laboratory.

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Study shows fall in hospital death rates after computer software improves monitoring of patients' vital signs

Published: Wed 24 Sep 2014

Death rates at two large UK hospitals fell by more than 15% after nurses started using handheld computers instead of paper charts to record patients' vital signs, according to new research co-authored by University of Bradford's Professor Mohammed A Mohammed.

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Triple gold is blooming marvellous

Published: Wed 24 Sep 2014

Everything is blooming rosy in the grounds of the University of Bradford.

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Bradford lecturer receives ‘Best Paper Award’

Published: Wed 1 Oct 2014

A Computer Science lecturer at the University of Bradford has received international recognition for his paper on a proposed transmission technique for next generation (5G) mobile communications, something that could improve battery life.

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Bradford Students and Local Businesses Win Awards for Commitment to Work Experience

Bradford Students and Local Businesses Win Awards for Commitment to Work Experience

Published: Wed 1 Oct 2014

Local employers joined University of Bradford students and University representatives to celebrate a summer of work experience success.

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Seeing your way to success: do elite sportspeople have exceptional vision?

Published: Thu 9 Oct 2014

Andy Murray and Ian Bell may make it look easy, but only a very few players reach their level on the tennis court or cricket field. Now new research is looking at what role vision plays in the success of elite players to find out whether they excel in their sport partly because their vision (compared to the rest of us) is exceptional.

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Rockets, virtual dissections and Dr Who - The Appliance of Science as University of Bradford hosts Science Festival

Published: Tue 14 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford is inviting families to let their imaginations take flight as the Bradford Science Festival lands at the city campus.

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University of Bradford study could help protect tranquil spaces from development

Published: Wed 15 Oct 2014

The Bradford Centre for Sustainable Environments at the University of Bradford is pioneering a method that planning authorities and conservationists could use to measure the impact of developments on the tranquillity enjoyed by residents and visitors of an area.

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Prestigious Archaeological Conference comes to Bradford

Published: Wed 15 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford is hosting this year's Royal Archaeological Institute's Annual Conference.

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Jessica is Japan-bound after global video triumph

Published: Thu 23 Oct 2014

A University of Bradford graduate is off to Japan after winning an international video making competition.

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Unlocking the secrets of a Scottish Cave

Published: Wed 22 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford's archaeological expertise has been helping Channel 5 to unearth the ancient past, including tales of prehistoric executions and death rituals.

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Report shines spotlight on incapacitating chemical agent weapons

Report shines spotlight on incapacitating chemical agent weapons

Published: Thu 23 Oct 2014

The Universities of Bradford and Bath have produced a joint report highlighting how contemporary chemical and life science research may potentially be applied to the study or creation of incapacitating chemical agent weapons.

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Talented students create promotional video of Bradford's City Park

Published: Tue 28 Oct 2014

Students from the University of Bradford have created an animated promotional video of City Park.

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PECB signs a partnership agreement with the University of Bradford

Published: Wed 5 Nov 2014

The University of Bradford is the Professional Evaluation and Certification Board's (PECB) first University partner in the UK.

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University of Bradford celebrates appointment of 50th Anniversary Chairs

Published: Fri 28 Nov 2014

The University of Bradford is delighted to announce the appointment of a first tranche of ten new Chairs to build on the University's academic success and mark its 50th anniversary.

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Digital Catapult Centre planned for Bradford

Published: Wed 5 Nov 2014

The Digital Catapult, a national centre set up to rapidly advance the UK's best digital ideas, has today announced that it intends to appoint a Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)-led consortium in Yorkshire to establish one of three local Digital Catapult Centres.

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Students Share Their First University Experiences with a 'Big Move' Video

Students Share Their First University Experiences with a 'Big Move' Video

Published: Wed 5 Nov 2014

Four first-year students from the University of Bradford have shared their own story about leaving home for the first time. Their story, which they filmed over the summer, documents their thoughts and feelings as it follows them moving from home in to student accommodation at the University.

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The University of Bradford highly commended in Green Gown Awards

Published: Thu 6 Nov 2014

The University has been highly commended in the student engagement category of the Green Gown Awards for their 'Our Green Energy Challenge' project. This behavioural change project has driven utility reductions and slashed carbon emissions in the Green, the University's student village.

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Research to improve dementia care recruits first care homes

Published: Mon 10 Nov 2014

A national study led by the University of Bradford aimed at improving care for people living with dementia in care homes has successfully recruited its first care homes to take part in the research in Bradford and London.

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University of Bradford and Philips Bring leading Digital Pathology Research and Training to Students

Published: Tue 11 Nov 2014

The University of Bradford has announced a partnership with leading healthcare company Philips to develop a digital pathology research and teaching capability, one of the first among UK universities.

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University of Bradford scoops Prospects Postgraduate Award for the Second Year Running

Published: Tue 11 Nov 2014

For two consecutive years, the University of Bradford has been shortlisted for the prestigious 'Best Teaching Team' award in the fields of Science, Technology and Engineering at the Prospects Postgraduate Awards; a scheme dedicated to recognizing the very best in postgraduate education.

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Dementia Awareness Afternoon

Published: Wed 12 Nov 2014

A dementia awareness afternoon is taking place at the University of Bradford.

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New 'care bundle' achieves drop in death rate for patients undergoing emergency abdominal surgery

Published: Wed 12 Nov 2014

Four UK hospitals have achieved a huge reduction in the number of patients dying following emergency abdominal surgery, after adopting a 'care bundle' devised by patient safety specialists.

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Bradford's Midwifery Society has been shortlisted for the Student Midwife Award

Published: Wed 7 Jan 2015

The University of Bradford's Midwifery Society has been shortlisted for the Student Midwife Award

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Climate change was not to blame for the collapse of the Bronze Age

Published: Tue 18 Nov 2014

Scientists will have to find alternative explanations for a huge population collapse in Europe at the end of the Bronze Age as researchers prove definitively that climate change - commonly assumed to be responsible - could not have been the culprit.

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Being Human Festival

Published: Thu 20 Nov 2014

The University of Bradford is hosting a 'Being Human Festival', an interactive showcase of artefacts and modern technologies used to engage with the past

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New partnership strengthens Bradford and Penang relationship

New partnership strengthens Bradford and Penang relationship

Published: Thu 27 Nov 2014

The University of Bradford has taken a major step forward in developing its presence in Malaysia by signing a collaboration agreement with an agency of the Penang State Government.

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A week in Westminster

Published: Tue 25 Nov 2014

Dr Lijun Shang from the University of Bradford is swapping a lab coat for legislation, when he visits senior civil servant Dr Marcus Main at the House of Commons for a Week in Westminster from Monday 24 November as part of a unique pairing scheme run by the Royal Society, the UK's national academy of science.

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University of Bradford honours six in graduation ceremonies.

Published: Tue 9 Dec 2014

The University of Bradford will this week honour figures such as NHS England National Director for Commissioning Dame Dr Barbara Hakin OBE and Morrisons Chief Executive Dalton Philips.

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Dirt Provides New Insight Into Roman Burials

Published: Thu 4 Dec 2014

The first scientific evidence of frankincense being used in Roman burial rites in Britain has been uncovered by a team of archaeological scientists led by the University of Bradford. The findings - published in the Journal of Archaeological Science - prove that, even while the Roman Empire was in decline, these precious substances were being transported to its furthest northern outpost.

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Friend or Foe and football - remembering the 1914 Christmas truce

Friend or Foe and football - remembering the 1914 Christmas truce

Published: Thu 4 Dec 2014

The University of Bradford is making its own unique contribution to a national project to mark one of the most iconic episodes of the First World War, the Christmas truce of 1914.

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Valley Parade Fire Drama Raises Money for the University of Bradford's Plastic Surgery and Burns Research Unit

Published: Wed 10 Dec 2014

Members of the FYSA theatre company have raised money for the University's Plastic Surgery and Burns Research Unit (PSBRU)

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University of Bradford's world-leading research recognised

Published: Thu 18 Dec 2014

The University of Bradford has been ranked 49th in the UK for the quality of its research with three quarters being classed as either world-leading or internationally excellent.

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University Professor of Diversity named in New Year Honours list

Published: Wed 31 Dec 2014

The University of Bradford's Professor of Diversity, Uduak Archibong, has been listed in the New Year Honours list 2015. Her contributions to higher education and equality during her career were officially recognised when she was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire on 31 December.

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