Archive for November 2013

1 West refurbishment – phase 2 now underway

The first phase of the 1 West refurbishment is complete and phase 2 is now underway

GW4 collaboration already proving successful

News on our collaboration with the Universities of Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter

A36 road closure 22 to 29 November

A36 closed at night from The Avenue to Brassknocker Hill from 22-29 November

New Centre for the Arts is taking shape

Work is well underway on our new Centre for the Arts

University Power and IT Service Disruption

Pathways to Impact Lunchtime Seminar - 29 November

How have previous award-holders used their Impact Acceleration Account funding?

Come along to Ignite - a new way to learn

Interesting speakers talk for five minutes while 20 slides advance automatically every 15 seconds

Watch the trailer for our first MOOC

Our first MOOC is open for registration on the Futurelearn platform

Bloom or bust of the plants most likely to survive climate change

New research into the effect of climate change on plants

iTrent unavailable: 7.00am to 1.00pm, Weds 20 Nov

Disruption to wireless services from 7.00am to 9.00am on Tuesday 19 November

Mumps identified among a small number of students

Some advice about Mumps from Student Services as a few cases have been identified among our students

West car park overflow is now open

The new West car park overflow will be open and ready for use on Wednesday 20 November

Accessing your E-slips

How to access the password protected, secure image of your payslip that gets sent to you by email

Research Councils' energy programme – towards a low carbon future

Dr Jason Green, Head of Research Councils’ Energy Programme discusses funding priorities for energy research (with afternoon tea)

Register to attend Winter Graduations by 20 November 2013

Winter Graduation Ceremonies will be held on Tuesday 10 December and Wednesday 11 December in the Assembly Rooms

Bath organic chemistry student wins Syngenta scholarship

Student Alex Murray has been awarded the Syngenta Scholarship - one of the leading prizes for PhD students in the UK.

Let's Talk - watch the post event recording online

Visit the Let's Talk site to watch the recording and read a summary of what was discussed

Religious Experience - Psychology or Divine Action?

A Public Lecture by Dr Chris Knight, Executive Secretary of the International Society for Science and Religion

Chairing recruitment panels

An awareness-raising course for anyone chairing a recruiting panel at the University

Dr Sally Adams joins alcohol debate

Dr Adams, from our Department of Psychology, was invited to take part due to her research in the field of alcohol use