Archive for May 2018

Staff Spotlight on... Tom Britten

Tom, our Commercial Director, talks McEnroe vs Borg, Blockchain and a famous relative

Childish Gambino: political pop music despite censorship

Matt Alford from PoLIS writes in The Converastion and Independent

Student insight: The Robotics Challenge

First-year Integrated Mechanical & Electrical Engineering students, Amy and Ben, talk us through their experience of the Robotics Challenge.

Information for staff processing at July award ceremonies

The graduation award ceremonies taking place on 10, 11, 12 and 13 July 2018

Researchers take digital health message to Parliament

Bath academics, investigating how digital technologies are influencing young people's health, presented initial findings at recent Parliamentary event.

Challenging negative body image with art

The art installation, designed by local theatre company with Dr Melissa Atkinson, is on display at Bath Fringe

Ana Sevilla-Merino secures Litebox funding

New Spanish Radio programme has won LITEbox Santander funding

Obituary: Tom Walton, former Chief Technician

The Funeral will be held on at 1pm on Thursday 7 June at Haycombe Cemetery.

Dr Piotr Ozieranski (SPS) on UK’s drug evaluation system

Dr Ozieranski comments on whether the approval process for new drugs is up to scratch

NCCPE pen portrait of Dr Justin Rogers

National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement article on Dr Justin Rogers, Lecturer at the Department of Social & Policy Sciences

Businesses invited to work with GW4 to prepare for Brexit

Businesses across the ‘Great West’ are invited to work with experts from four universities including Bath, to help meet the challenges of Brexit

Travelwest Challenge starts 4 June

Run by the local Council, the aim of the Travelwest Challenge (formally known as The Big Commuting Challenge) is to get as many people as possible to stop using their car and to commute to work (and back) by walking, cycling, motorcycling, using public transport and car-sharing

Look Further campaign success

Alumni and friends have now donated more than £67 million

Dr Ferrero (PoLIS) podcast for ABC Australia

'Latin America makes a right turn'

The External Integrated Project experience: an introduction

IMEE student Joseph is doing his External Integrated Project at Rolls-Royce

Three events on campus: 30 May

Bath 6th in UK in Guardian Guide 2019

We retain our top 10 status and remain the highest-ranked south west university

Chancellor's Prize winner 2018

Hannh Morris, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Election of staff representatives to University committees

Further to the notice calling for nominations for the four vacancies for staff representatives to serve on both the Equality and Diversity Committee and the Health and Safety Committee from 1 August 2018 until 31 July 2021

Historic building energy efficiency

Dept of ACE has developed a new way to improve their energy efficiency without changing their character