Archive for the ‘People news’ Category

Celebrating Gold Scholarships

We marked two years with supporters, Alumni Mentors and special guest Prof Kevin Fenton.

Professor Knight elected Fellow of the Royal Society

Professor Knight, is among a prestigious list of 50 eminent scientists to have been announced as Fellows and Foreign Members.

Dreaming of electric sheep

Justin Bean’s RIBA Bronze Medal winning hotel design built around an electrical substation, explores our relationship with technology.

University welcome for our new Vice-Chancellor

A cross-section of our campus community gathered to welcome Professor Ian White on Thursday.

Students join staff in advancing gender equality

From embedding inclusion projects into curriculum to diversifying student teams, find out more about the projects being worked on.

Students raise thousands of pounds for charity

A group of student volunteers have raised an impressive £3,277 for charity since September, including by bravely bearing it all for a nude calendar.

Platform 2019

On Friday 22 March, the University's 2018-19 arts scholars demonstrated their diverse creative talents in our annual event.

Staff Spotlight on... Professor Jens Roehrich

We spoke to Jens, Professor in the School of Management, about supply chains, movies and gold medals.

Professor’s donation raises £4,800 for local charity

Professor Chick Wilson donated a letter by JRR Tolkien which has raised £4,800 for Dorothy House Hospice Care.

Watch: Saiful Islam presents Royal Institution Discourse

Professor Saiful Islam delivered a prestigious Royal Institution Evening Discourse on green energy materials, which you can watch online now.

PhD Research visit to TUDelft

Olivia Bailey spent 3 months at TUDelft in the Netherlands to study the urban water cycle to support her PhD research on a sewer model for the future.

Staff Recognition Awards – just days left to nominate

Under a week left to submit a nomination for this year’s awards – don’t miss out!

New Vice-Chancellor begins at Bath

Professor Ian White has taken up position as the new Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Bath.

Staff Spotlight on Jimmy Brightwell

We spoke to Jimmy, HR Apprentice Recruitment Administrator, about Agatha Christie, donkeys, and mental health.

Staff Recognition Awards - one week left to nominate

There is just over a week left to submit a nomination for this year’s awards – don’t miss out!

Processing Assistant Marshals needed

Join the team and help lead the academic procession at this summer's graduation ceremonies.

Vote now: Prof Marcelle McManus nominated for regional award

Marcelle McManus has been nominated for the West Women of the Year awards 2019

Nominations for Great West: Launch awards closing 15 April

Nominations for the awards to celebrate scientific innovation emerging from the universities of the Great West close 15 April.

ahs manager Jun Zhao wins two barista awards

Jun won best speciality drink and an award for his barista skills at this year’s TUCO competition.

Dr Bryson joins Google AI ethics advisory council

Dr Joanna Bryson, Department of Computer Science, has been appointed to Google's new global advisory council.