Archive for October 2013

Bath hosts driving competition

Car owners, co-drivers, eco driving enthusiasts and University of Bath students are invited to take part in a unique event hosted by the Department of Mechanical Engineering that encourages young drivers to think about the environmental implications of car use and road safety aspects of driving.

Bath researcher to lead work on composites for aircraft

One of our leading aerospace composites researchers has been awarded a prestigious Research Chair by the Royal Academy of Engineering and GKN Aerospace to carry out work that will have a significant impact on the design and manufacture of composite structures for future aircraft.

SWIMM programme - deadline 6 Nov

This innovative programme is designed to allow middle managers working in South West universities to network with peers in similar roles across the sector.

Social and environmental income lecture - 19 Nov

The lecture is part of the Public Lecture Series hosted by the University’s Institute for Policy Research (IPR).

Abbey to host installation of new Chancellor

Bath’s historic Abbey will be the venue for the installation of HRH The Earl of Wessex as the University of Bath’s fifth Chancellor on Thursday 7 November.

Prof Butler interviewed for BBC4 film on childcare

Professor Ian Butler from the Department of Social & Policy Science has taken part in a BBC4 documentary on the history of childcare in the UK.

Commons discussion features SPS researchers

David Miller, Professor of Sociology, along Department of Social & Policy Sciences researcher Tom Mills and PhD candidates Tom Griffin and Hilary Aked will be discussing the pro-Israel lobby in the UK to the House of Common on November 7 th.

Engagement to social networking sites study

Walking into contemporary art this weekend

Lecture: Exploring Mars - Today

Girl Geek Network with Kate Russell - 23 Nov

University builds on partnerships in Far East

Successful visit to Singapore and Malaysia.

Celebrate the opening of The Chancellors’ Building

You are invited to join our new Chancellor at the formal opening of our new teaching building on Thurs 7 November.

Deadlines for alternative exam arrangements

Motorsport success for partner college students

Fitness instructor course - starts this weekend

New CPD course a great success

New generation laser will herald technology breakthrough

Research into a new type of laser will dramatically improve future devices used for sensing and in communications, according to scientists at the University.

Vice-Chancellor appointed interim-Chair of SLC

David Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science, has appointed our Vice-Chancellor as interim-Chair of the Student Loans Company (SLC).

Green Party leader to give talk

The UK leader of the Green Party will be offering an alternative vision of party politics in a free talk at the University.