Archive for the ‘People news’ Category

Fantastic response to Andy Dunne's fundraising efforts

Andy with his family (Laura, Imre and Orla) pre-swim in Bournemouth.

New role for Professor Barry Gilbertson

One of our lay Council members has been appointed Chairman for Bath World Heritage Group

Graduate visits new lab funded by his gift

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

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.

Golden finish for student athletes at European U23 Champs

University of Bath sporting scholar Cameron Chalmers enjoyed his “best moment in sport so far” when he anchored the Great Britain men’s 4x400m relay team to gold at the European U23 Athletics Championships in Poland.

Margaret Roper, philanthropist, dies aged 78

Over the past 12 years, Margaret & Brian Roper's generous gifts to the University have had a huge impact, enriching the lives of thousands of indivduals.

Press officer tackles triathlon for charities that saved son

Student Employee of the Year Awards

Three student nominations have been put forward to the National Judging Panel.

President-elect of leading CBT body

Prof Paul Salkovskis will start as President of British Assoc for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies in Aug 2018

Sporting scholar Jenny set for GB debut after return from injury

University of Bath sporting scholar Jenny Nesbitt will make her British track and field debut at the European U23 Athletics Championships in Poland this week.

First cohort of Ford Blue Oval Scholars graduate

Scholars gathered for a reception at the Boater to celebrate their achievements.

Jane Millar is Social Sciences REF Chair

Prof Jane Millar has been announced as Chair ahead of the next Research Excellence Framework in 2021

From one graduate to another

University of Bath alumni donors share inspiring words of wisdom with our graduating scholars

Honorary Degree for first female bishop

"Through her integrity, wisdom and faith, the Right Reverend Libby Lane provides an inspiring role to us all"

Loyal service & outstanding achievements

Our Staff Recognition Evening celebrates retirees, long-serving & high achieving members of staff

Welcome to new staff who joined us in June

The new starters update gives the name, job title & department of all new members of staff who started with us in June 2017. Enjoy your time at the University!

Computer science students win charity coding competition

A team of first year computer science students won JP Morgan's ‘Code for Good’ competition, in which teams have just 24 hours to develop a technology solution for a non-profit organisation.

Honorary degree for Lord Willetts

We awarded an honorary degree to former Minister for Universities & Science yesterday

Bath-based athletes impress at World Championships trials

It was a great weekend for Bath-based athletes.

Blood cancer campaigner graduates

Joanna Freeborough is a passionate campaigner for people to sign up to the bone marrow & stem cell register