Archive for February 2014

Former Clinton advisor to take up key IPR role

Mary Jo Bane, Professor at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, will be our new IPR International Fellow

Postgrads: Get careers insights from top Bath alumni: Today

Watch our Scholarship Ceremony live from 3pm on Sat 22 Feb

Free sustainable development course

We're launching a completely free online course aimed at providing businesses with the practical skills needed to develop a sustainable development strategy.

Exams - Postgrads with disabilities: See advisor by 28 Mar

Newsletter about new accommodation building

Read the latest news on the progress of our new accommodation building

Let's Talk: What would you like to talk about?

Our next ‘Let’s Talk’ takes place on Wednesday 19 March from 2.30pm

Public lecture to explore cancer research at Bath

Join us to learn more about the cutting-edge cancer research being carried out at the University of Bath.

Richie Gill helps to uncover secrets of bones on BBC4

The Centre for Orthopaedic Biomechanics, based in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, was featured on this week's episode of BBC4's new series, Secret of Bones.

Bath Upchuck Juggling Convention: Sat 22 Feb

UpChuck returns for it's sixth year! A one day juggling and circus skills convention that is suitable for all ages and levels, with workshops, tasters and games throughout the day followed by a show in the evening.

Water shortage threat to UK food security

Food security in Britain is threatened by global water shortages

Early career award for Anita Zeidler

Dr Anita Zeidler from our Department of Physics has been awarded the Institute of Physics Liquids & Complex Fluids Early Career Award. 

Watch our new Centre for the Arts take shape

View our time-lapse video and watch the progress being made behind the hoardings

Share your stories on our Tree of Life

An opportunity to share your experiences of mental health issues in the family

Water shortages still likely to affect UK food security

A paper published today in ‘Climate Research’ journal by Bath and Loughborough researchers, warns that food security in Britain faces a real threat from water shortages in other parts of the world.

Ede & Ravenscroft Prize: best postgrad research student

Nominations are invited from research students and their Heads of Department by Friday 21 March.

Academic's successful visit builds on links between UK & Brazil

Dr Marcelle McManus, a senior Energy and the Environment lecturer and member of the University’s Sustainable Energy Research Team, visited Brazil in February 2014 to promote Life Cycle Assessment.

Steve Jones lecture - Snails in art & the art of snails: Tue 25 Feb

Professor Steve Jones will be the Biology & Biochemistry Department's 'Inspirational Speaker' this year.

Transgender workshop: Fri 7 Mar

Did you know that an increasing number of people do not conform to the typical binary man/women model? This workshop will explore the issues for staff and students.

Closure of 50m pool: Today, 11.30am-1.30pm

The 50m Pool will be closed this Thursday, 20 February, between 11.30am and 1.30pm for maintenance work to take place.