Archive for June 2015

Update: Centrally managed mailing lists - fix available

Individuals will now be able to send messages to central lists, but if you wish to email from a shared mailbox, please contact us in advance with details, so we can arrange this.

Student entrepreneur to graduate with Trunki suitcase founder

An award-winning entrepreneur who graduates on Wednesday 1 July will embark on his business career with inspiration from the founder of Trunki suitcases, Rob Law MBE, who will be awarded an honorary degree in the same ceremony (3pm).

David Galbreath on IS extremist attacks during Ramadan

Professor David Galbreath talks to BBC Somerset following the IS attack in Tunisia

Lectureship for engineering graduate

Dr Ran Li from Electronic & Electrical Engineering has been offered a lectureship role following his graduation

Psychology staff convene open source training

Elizabeth Gabe-Thomas, Susanna Martin and Tim Gamble have coordinated three Open Source training courses for staff and students across the University, with funding awarded through the Researcher Development Fund.

New generation Free Trade Agreements

PoLIS has organised an event in London on Free Trade Agreements in EU & economic governance

The battle of values & narrative: Tunisia attacks & Islamic State

Professor Bill Durodié (POLIS) shares his thoughts on David Cameron's comments about the battle against IS.

Chancellor's Prize for best undergraduate

Mathematics graduate, Jemima Tabeart, is the winner of this year's Chancellor's Prize

Explainer: how Europe does academic tenure

Jürgen Enders, Professor of Higher Education Management, explains the variety of different employment tracks through which academics can reach professor level in the European system.

New generation Free Trade Agreements reshaping the rules of the global economy

Event in London today and tomorrow organised by POLIS Bath on Free Trade Agreements in EU and economic governance.

Lectureship reward for Bath engineering graduate

A PhD student from our University has been offered a lectureship role following his graduation.

It's here! Welcome to Outlook Calendar

We are pleased that all staff can now use Outlook on their desktop or via for email and calendar.

Theo Papadopoulos interviewed on ABC Australia about Greece

Dr Theo Papadopoulos from the Department of Social & Policy Sciences says it is 'very unlikely' that Greece will leave the eurozone.

SAMBa Think Tank explores energy supply & nuclear reactors

Over 60 academics, students and industrialists came together for a week of collaboration at SAMBa's second Integrative Think Tank (ITT) which aimed to help researchers better understand the challenges facing industry and formulate them into mathematical problems that can be addressed through PhD projects or industrial placements.

Publish & flourish: PhD students turn journal editors

Students at the South West Doctoral Training Centre (SWDTC) have launched a new journal designed to give students a place to publish their work and to provide them with experience of working in academic publishing.

Prof Stephen Emmitt gives keynote in Bogota

Professor Stephen Emmitt was invited to give the main keynote lecture about the importance of effective design management in adding value to our built environment at a major bi-annual congress in Colombia.

Summer Graduation 2015 web pages

Read profiles of our eleven honorary graduates plus lots of other information about our degree ceremonies

ITV Westcountry features bereavement guidelines

ITV Westcountry cover our latest Centre for Death & Society recommendations about dealing with a death by alcohol or drugs.

Problems emailing centrally managed mailing lists

We are urgently working to resolve the problem but, in the meantime, there is a workaround and your local IT Supporter team will be able to assist you if you need to send emails to this particular type of list.

School of Management joins top 1% of business schools worldwide

Our School of Management has received the highest accreditation status from EQUIS, the European Foundation for Management Development's (EFMD) quality inspectorate.