Archive for June 2012

The Olympics is the pinnacle of an athlete’s career - Stephen Baddeley

Stephen Baddeley, Director of Sport at Team Bath and former British Badminton Team Manager at the 1992 Olympics, says athletes preparing for London 2012 will currently be experiencing a huge amount of pressure.

Unveiled: the Team Bath Racing 2012 Formula Student car

The University’s Formula Student team, Team Bath Racing, unveiled their 2012 competition car on campus last week. Click here to see the photos.

Bath Science Café: Atlantic salmon and sea lice

The next Science Café on Monday 11 June will address the challenges facing the Atlantic salmon.

Bath engineering student opens doors for teenagers

An engineering student from the University has run a unique day of activities for students from a South London secondary school.

Top award for Bath student in property competition

Anne-Marie Ratcliffe, a student in Civil Engineering, has been named as one of the top property students in the country in a national property industry competition, the Association of Women in Property (WiP) National Student Awards.

Queen’s Anniversary Prize conference - videos now online

We held the Queen’s Anniversary Prize conference on the 30 March to present some of the research that led to the prize, and discuss its importance in the times of austerity through which we are now living. Videos of the speakers at the conference can now be viewed online.

Department of Education research contributes to Government report on body image

Dr Jessica Francombe from the University’s Sport, Physical Activity and Culture Research Group, has contributed to an All Parliamentary Group which was released on 30 May. The report 'Reflections on Body Image' reveals a growth in the amount of evidence that body image dissatisfaction is high and on the increase.

Students recognised for going that extra mile

A group of university students have received awards in recognition of their extra-curricular activities.

Bus passes & 10x journey tickets can be bought on campus

Following yesterday's closure of the STA branch on campus, please note that you will still be able to buy bus passes and tickets on campus (from Wednesday 6 June onwards) :