Archive for July 2017

New study reveals that causes of severe antisocial behaviour may differ for boys and girls

New research from the Department of Psychology has highlighted differences in the causes of the condition conduct disorder in boys and girls.

Individual personal pensions fare worse than group pensions, shows research

People who take out an individual personal pension can expect lower returns than those who invest in a group personal pension plan, suggests new research from the University of Bath's School of Management.

Unmasking Sri Lanka's tobacco industry actions

TobaccoUnmasked, a new website, has been launched in Sri Lanka by President Maithripala Sirisena

200 gather for successful 8th CSCT Summer Showcase

Organised by PhD students, the annual CSCT Summer Showcase brought together academics, students and industrial representatives from around the world, to participate in talks, panel discussions, polls, ignite talks on this year's theme of circular economy.

Graduate visits new lab funded by his gift

Students & staff gathered for the official opening of the Tarr Bioinformatics lab, in Biology & Biochemistry

Sustainable development in the Arctic

Extractive industries in highly fragile ecosystems are controversial - partnership is vital

Quads & Norwood House listed in THE Top 50 residences

Two of our residences feature in Times Higher Education's guide to the 'Top 50 student accommodation halls in the UK'

African citizens have reason to be fed up with politicians

Tahiru Azaaviele Liedong, Assistant Professor of Strategy in the School of Management, writes for The Conversation

New wiki site to unmask dealings of tobacco industry in Sri Lanka

A new website TobaccoUnmasked has been launched in Sri Lanka by the President Maithripala Sirisena, based on the success of TobaccoTactics from our Dept for Health.

Prof Sir Mark Walport opens 4 East South

As part of his visit to campus, Sir Mark also received a tour of campus, led by the Vice-Chancellor

Professor Sir Mark Walport opens University of Bath’s 4 East South

The Chief Executive Designate of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), Professor Sir Mark Walport has officially opened the University of Bath’s most recent academic building, 4 East South.

Dignity & Respect Policy and staff/student relationships

Dignity & Respect Policy updated, following consultation with campus trade unions

Update: Fire safety & Uni buildings

The Uni continues to very actively consider our resilience to fire with a review of our fire strategy

Promoting dignity & respect

Dignity & Respect Policy updated, following consultation with campus trade unions

Spate of acid attacks in London is part of international problem

Brett Edwards, lecturer in PoLIS, has co-authored an article for The Conversation

Congrats to our latest HEA Fellows via the Bath Course

The Bath Course in Enhancing Academic Practice is designed for academic staff and teaching fellows to support their development whilst on probation.

Managing long documents using Word: Tue 25 Jul

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Improving the machinability of super alloys

Student's final-year project fires interest in manufacturing and management

Tennis Festival returns to campus for 15th successive year

Free entry to the annual LTA Grade 2 tournament featuring all age groups from U10s through to men’s and women’s open singles.

Staff Survey update - June 2017

There are a number of developments in progress in response to what you said in last year’s Staff Survey