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Parade Profile: Justin Sweeting (BSc Business Administration 1999)
Published 9/12/2022 in On Parade
Justin is Music Director at Magnetic Asia Ltd,  a Hong Kong-based event and entertainment agency. He tells us about getting hands-on experience, the...read more ❯

Railway maintenance 18-23 September
Published 9/12/2022 in Campus travel updates
Work will be taking place on bridges and track in Somerset, North Somerset and South Bristol as follows: Refurbishment of Huntspill viaduct ...read more ❯

Meet the Team
Published 9/9/2022 in Open Ankle Model
It's an absolute delight to launch this blog of our development of an open-source finite element model of the ankle. The Open Ankle Model(s) is a...read more ❯

Reshuffles, blended learning and funding lotteries
Published 9/9/2022 in Office of Strategic Governance
Politics Although we have a new Prime Minister and Secretary of State for Education (Kit Malthouse), in the Cabinet reshuffle, it looks as if Andrea...read more ❯

Who regulates the regulators?
Published 9/9/2022 in Bill Scott's blog
When state-owned monopoly businesses were privatised in the 1980s and 90s, I welcomed most of them as I thought that it might free up the investment...read more ❯

The cost of living and domestic fuel - a proposal
Published 9/8/2022 in IPR blog
Graham Room is Professor of European Social Policy in the Department of Social and Policy Sciences at the University of Bath. Context Domestic...read more ❯

Considering an EPQ? Some reasons to say yes
Published 9/8/2022 in Student bloggers
Watch then read on ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBK1Qr4UGt8 What is an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)? An EPQ is a student-led...read more ❯

Introducing the Learning and Organisational Development (L&OD) Team
Published 9/6/2022 in Changing, Ourselves
On 28 January 1986 the space shuttle challenger had a fatal accident. 73 seconds into its flight it broke apart and exploded killing all seven crew...read more ❯

Poor Energy Communications
Published 9/6/2022 in Bill Scott's blog
I alternate between being irate and apprehensive about the rising cost of electricity.  Irate at the hopeless communications we've been faced with...read more ❯

World Suicide Prevention Day – Saturday 10 September
Published 9/6/2022 in Professor Cassie Wilson
World Suicide Prevention Day was established in 2003 with the very simple aim of focusing attention on the issue, reducing the stigma around...read more ❯

Universities call for a tuition fee rise – here’s what that would mean for students and taxpayers
Published 9/5/2022 in IPR blog
Matt Dickson is Reader in Public Policy in the Institute for Policy Research (IPR) at the University of Bath. He leads the IPR's research on widening...read more ❯

One-to-one Technology Enhanced Learning support. 
Published 9/5/2022 in Centre for Learning & Teaching
The TEL team have expanded their one-to-one pre-semester booking support provision. For two weeks before teaching starts in October, Learning...read more ❯

Erifyli Vologianni
Studying in the UK: my experience as an international student
Published 9/5/2022 in Academic & Employability Skills
My name is Erifyli, I'm from Greece, and I’ve recently graduated from the University of Bath with a degree in International Management. In this...read more ❯

A researcher smiling and pointing at an exhibit whilst talking to two visitors
Engage Grants 2022/2023 funding call opens - APPLY NOW
Published 9/5/2022 in Public Engagement Unit
Do you have a brilliant idea to engage public groups with your research? Do you want some money to make those ideas a reality? Great news, the Public...read more ❯

Is the Grey Wall about to fall?
Published 9/5/2022 in IPR blog
Nick Pearce is Professor of Public Policy and Director of the Institute for Policy Research (IPR) at the University of Bath. Joe Chrisp is a Research...read more ❯

The quest for more meaningful management education: AOM highlights and personal research reflections
Published 9/5/2022 in Bath Business and Society
As we look ahead to the new academic year, the Business and Society blog is spotlighting The International Centre for Higher Education Management....read more ❯

Parade Profile: Professor Raymond Schinazi (BSc Chemistry 1972; PhD Chemistry 1976; Hon DSc 2006)
Published 9/5/2022 in On Parade
Professor Raymond Schinazi is a scientist whose research focuses on developing treatments for life-threatening viruses. He’s widely recognised for...read more ❯

Discussing Migraine Awareness Week with Isabel Playle
Published 9/5/2022 in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
  This year Migraine Awareness Week is observed between 5-10 September, and aims to raise awareness of migraines and the difficulties...read more ❯

Free speech in schools
Published 9/5/2022 in Bill Scott's blog
According to the Times Higher, Kemi Badenoch MP, the Tory leadership contender who recently said that “some universities spend more time...read more ❯

A Student Story: a year abroad at Sciences Po
Published 9/2/2022 in International Relations Office
The Mobility team at the University of Bath has asked their students to share stories about how the Turing Scheme helped them. Alastair Nicol, a BSc...read more ❯