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  • The joys of making on the Basil Spence project

    Author: Lucie Castillo-Ros - Coming into Basil Spence, we all have expectations. Not only is it the first project to really count towards our degree, but also a project of renown: it is THE BATH PROJECT. Eight weeks later, I think I couldn’t...

  • Stitching together the Basil Spence project

    Author: Dom Wong - The project name ‘Stitch’ is not something the group had previously come together to discuss and agreed upon (nor is it a metaphor for the alienlike landscape design); it just naturally came about because it couldn’t...

  • Challenges and blessings of being a Bath Rugby fan on the Basil Spence project

    Author: Jack Hodkinson - I believe it was our approach to the project that allowed us to build such momentum and enthusiasm within our team. We began by investigating the landscape proposal, co-creating a design for the site that we were...

  • My Overseas Research Project in Auckland

    Ella Allison-Drake, Year 3 MEng Chemical Engineering One of the things that drew me to Bath was the opportunity to study abroad for some of my degree. Unsurprisingly, I wasn’t going to miss the chance to come to New Zealand...

  • My Research Project at the University of Queensland

    Author: Max Mackrill I chose to conduct my research project at the University of Queensland, and I have no regrets. I cannot recommend it highly enough. When I and four other Bath students arrived, we were greeted with scorching summer...

  • My Semester in Murcia, Spain

    Azin Azarbarzin, 3rd Year MEng Chemical Engineering I chose to carry out my third year research project in Murcia, Spain and it has turned out to be a fantastic decision! I was very apprehensive before arriving as I had never...

  • My Semester in Brisbane

    William Crookall, 3rd year MEng Chemical Engineering I’m now (sadly) coming to the end of my overseas research project at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, and what a few months it’s been! The project has been interesting but...

  • ACE2Zambia

    Authors: Alexa James, Nick Winn, Tom Robertson and Jamie Blackler - Who are we? The ACE (Architecture & Civil Engineering) 2 Zambia project is a scheme run jointly by the Wallace Group of universities and the University of Bath Architecture and...

  • Team Bath Drones: Achieving success in Europe with Accu

    Authors: Sam Hyams, Arron Dunne, Michael Morris - Team Bath Drones is a multidisciplinary group of undergraduate students from the Aerospace, Mechanical, and Integrated Mechanical & Electrical Engineering (IMEE) degree programmes at Bath and we compete annually at a number...