Archive for the ‘Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences’ Category

Athletics research from Dr Aki Salo in The Telegraph

Why sprinting on the inside track could cost athletes a medal

Four reasons to get involved in the parkrun movement

Dr Gareth Wiltshire (Dept for Health) discusses the Park Run phenomenon and the positive benefits it can bring

IPR launches Universal Credit study

A new project will look at the impact of Universal Credit on families balancing work, money and care

Russia, Novichok and British government misinformation

Professor David Miller looks at the British Government narrative to the Salisbury poisoning and explores the propaganda, media hype and sensationalism surrounding the affair

How parents can support children after traumatic events

Rachel Hiller and Sarah Halligan from the Department of Psychology on the importance of a child's mental well-being after a traumatic event

Hon Professor Tony Walter: death and paradise

How does belief influence the way people approach death? Prof Tony Walter (Dept of Social and Policy Sciences) joins other experts to discuss the subject

Academy of Social Sciences recognition for Professors

Alma Harris and Nick Pearce have been named Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences

David Miller (SPS) on powerful institutions and the super-rich

David Miller (SPS) on why we should aim our attention at powerful institutions and the super-rich

Russia’s Presidential election result

Vladimir Putin secured a 4th term in office but did the uncompetitive election make him a lame duck?

Blind artist challenging understanding of colour

For centuries, people who were born blind have been the intellectual curios of philosophers studying consciousness

Professor Nick Pearce on the Anglosphere post Brexit

Professor Nick Pearce (IPR) Radio 4 Today on the Anglosphere post Brexit

Showcase in therapeutic innovation 17 - 18 Sept 2018

Network and collaborate with researchers during this interdisciplinary showcase hosted by the Centre for Therapeutic Innovation

University of Bath to provide boost to regional SMEs

The University of Bath is to establish two new “business acceleration hubs” for advanced engineering and digital innovation SMEs in the region.

Emma Carmel (SPS) talks immigration post Brexit

Emma Carmel (SPS) on BBC’s Sunday Politics talking immigration post Brexit

Dr Piotr Ozieranski: Challenges to healthcare in Hungary

New research from our Department of Social & Policy Sciences raises issues about transparency and decision-making for healthcare policies in Hungary

Dr Janet Withall features on BBC's Holding Back the Years

IPR: Leaving fossils behind for the future of transport

One of the key challenges we face as a species in the 21st century is how to co-exist with nature in a sustainable manner

Royal Ballet & One Young World Bath

International guests joined students on campus for a celebration of One Young World

Tobacco control message to Africa

University staff visited South Africa for the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health

Russian spy attack: why Britain is limited in how it responds

Professor David Galbreath covers Britain's response to the chemical attack in Salisbury and the options available to Theresa May and her Government