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PECB signs a partnership agreement with the University of Bradford

Published: Tue 28 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford is the Professional Evaluation and Certi¿cation Board's (PECB) first University partner in the UK.

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Talented students create promotional video of Bradford's City Park

Published: Tue 28 Oct 2014

Students from the University of Bradford have created an animated promotional video of City Park.

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Report shines spotlight on incapacitating chemical agent weapons

Report shines spotlight on incapacitating chemical agent weapons

Published: Thu 23 Oct 2014

The Universities of Bradford and Bath have produced a joint report highlighting how contemporary chemical and life science research may potentially be applied to the study or creation of incapacitating chemical agent weapons.

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Unlocking the secrets of a Scottish Cave

Published: Wed 22 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford's archaeological expertise has been helping Channel 5 to unearth the ancient past, including tales of prehistoric executions and death rituals.

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Jessica is Japan-bound after global video triumph

Published: Thu 23 Oct 2014

A University of Bradford graduate is off to Japan after winning an international video making competition.

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University of Bradford study could help protect tranquil spaces from development

Published: Wed 15 Oct 2014

The Bradford Centre for Sustainable Environments at the University of Bradford is pioneering a method that planning authorities and conservationists could use to measure the impact of developments on the tranquillity enjoyed by residents and visitors of an area.

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Prestigious Archaeological Conference comes to Bradford

Published: Wed 15 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford is hosting this year's Royal Archaeological Institute's Annual Conference.

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Rockets, virtual dissections and Dr Who - The Appliance of Science as University of Bradford hosts Science Festival

Published: Tue 14 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford is inviting families to let their imaginations take flight as the Bradford Science Festival lands at the city campus.

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Seeing your way to success: do elite sportspeople have exceptional vision?

Published: Thu 9 Oct 2014

Andy Murray and Ian Bell may make it look easy, but only a very few players reach their level on the tennis court or cricket field. Now new research is looking at what role vision plays in the success of elite players to find out whether they excel in their sport partly because their vision (compared to the rest of us) is exceptional.

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Bradford lecturer receives ‘Best Paper Award’

Published: Wed 1 Oct 2014

A Computer Science lecturer at the University of Bradford has received international recognition for his paper on a proposed transmission technique for next generation (5G) mobile communications, something that could improve battery life.

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Bradford Students and Local Businesses Win Awards for Commitment to Work Experience

Bradford Students and Local Businesses Win Awards for Commitment to Work Experience

Published: Wed 1 Oct 2014

Local employers joined University of Bradford students and University representatives to celebrate a summer of work experience success.

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Study shows fall in hospital death rates after computer software improves monitoring of patients' vital signs

Published: Wed 24 Sep 2014

Death rates at two large UK hospitals fell by more than 15% after nurses started using handheld computers instead of paper charts to record patients' vital signs, according to new research co-authored by University of Bradford's Professor Mohammed A Mohammed.

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Triple gold is blooming marvellous

Published: Wed 24 Sep 2014

Everything is blooming rosy in the grounds of the University of Bradford.

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FA chairman kicks off new lecture series

FA chairman kicks off new lecture series

Published: Mon 22 Sep 2014

FA chairman Greg Dyke will kick off a new series of lectures at the University of Bradford.

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New lab leads the way for University of Bradford

Published: Mon 22 Sep 2014

Students at the University of Bradford will experience cutting edge learning with the opening of a new £1.5m engineering laboratory.

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Bradford's Healthcare Science degree unique in UK for overall quality

Published: Mon 22 Sep 2014

The University of Bradford has cemented its place as a leader in healthcare science and technology with a unique national stamp of approval.

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Bradford rises eight places in the Good University Guide

Published: Fri 19 Sep 2014

The University of Bradford has risen eight places in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015.

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Bradford retains world top business school ranking

Published: Wed 17 Sep 2014

Bradford University School of Management has once again been named one of the world's top business schools, and the best in Yorkshire, in the 2014 Financial Times Masters in Management world rankings.

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The British Science Festival is coming to Bradford in 2015

Published: Thu 11 Sep 2014

The British Science Association is pleased to announce the University of Bradford as host for the 2015 British Science Festival.

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New lab leads the way for University of Bradford

Published: Fri 12 Sep 2014

Students at the University of Bradford will experience cutting edge learning with the opening of a new £1.5m engineering laboratory.

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University of Bradford appoints new Dean

Published: Fri 12 Sep 2014

Professor Donna Lee has joined The University of Bradford as Dean of Social and International Studies.

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University shortlisted for prestigious education award

Published: Mon 20 Oct 2014

The University of Bradford has been shortlisted in the Times Higher Education annual awards for the Most Improved Student Experience.

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Silver screen goes green

Published: Wed 10 Sep 2014

Members of the public are being invited to join students and staff for the University of Bradford's first Environmental Film Festival.

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Bradford researchers help uncover hidden secrets of Stonehenge

Published: Wed 10 Sep 2014

Bradford archaeologists are part of an international research team that has uncovered a host of previously unknown archaeological monuments around Stonehenge in a project that will transform our knowledge of this iconic site.

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Malaysian State Minister visits the University

Published: Tue 9 Sep 2014

The University of Bradford strengthened its ties with the Far East when it welcomed a Malaysian State Minister to the campus.

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Making the most out of Opportunities in China

Published: Fri 5 Sep 2014

Businesses and individuals wanting to engage with China and exploit the opportunities available are being encouraged to attend a lecture at the University of Bradford.

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The University of Bradford has been shortlisted in this year's Energy Awards

Published: Fri 5 Sep 2014

The University of Bradford has been shortlisted in the Behavioural Change/Employee Engagement category at this year's national Energy Awards.

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The Big Move In

Published: Thu 21 Aug 2014

Freshers at the University of Bradford are being offered a unique opportunity to record their experience of moving into halls of residence as part of the 'Big Move In' initiative.

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Engineers attend prestigious conference at the University of Bradford.

Published: Tue 19 Aug 2014

The University of Bradford is hosting this year's Association of University Engineers (AUE) conference.

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Business experience puts students first in line for future success

Published: Fri 15 Aug 2014

Bradford University School of Management's close ties with the corporate world have produced record results again, with three-quarters of all students who undertook a placement year securing a First class honours degree at the recent graduate ceremony.

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Life in Student Halls

Life in Student Halls

Published: Fri 15 Aug 2014

Ahead of a new cohort of students moving to university halls, current and former students from the University of Bradford have shared their hard-earned advice on moving out of home and sharing accommodation with others. Amongst the top advice is to be clean and tidy

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Top 20 things to take to University

Top 20 things to take to University

Published: Wed 13 Aug 2014

A doorstop was voted the most important thing new students should take to university in a recent poll of current and newly graduated University of Bradford students.

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Lord Mayor Welcomes International Students to Bradford

Published: Fri 8 Aug 2014

The University of Bradford is celebrating the arrival of students from across the world at a special Lord Mayors reception.

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The Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal will receive a boost from the Bradford City Runs.

Published: Thu 7 Aug 2014

The local charitable initiative has been announced as the official charity partner of the event organised by Bradford Council in partnership with Bradford Athletics Network

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Top Tips for A-Level Results Day

Published: Thu 7 Aug 2014

A-Level results day on Thursday 14 August is a long awaited date etched into many people's diaries, but according to the University of Bradford it does not need to be as stress filled as the actual exams.

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Bradford Hour dedicated to results day

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

A-Level results day will be the topic of conversation as the University of Bradford takes over the weekly Twitter #BradfordHour.

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Bradford Robotic Telescope finds a 'death star'

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

The University of Bradford's robotic telescope has been used in the discovery of a potential 'death star' in space.

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Research Team at the University of Bradford contributes to developing lighter, safer and more fuel efficient aircraft

Research Team at the University of Bradford contributes to developing lighter, safer and more fuel efficient aircraft

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

The University of Bradford is one of the consortium partners of the £11.6 million HARNet (Harmonised Antennas, Radios and Networks) strategic research programme led by Thales UK.

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Bradford computing society becomes first ever student chapter

Bradford computing society becomes first ever student chapter

Published: Tue 5 Aug 2014

A group of University of Bradford students have successfully started the first ever British Computer Society - The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) Student Chapter.

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Bradford professor is awarded prestigious research prize

Published: Thu 31 Jul 2014

A university professor has been awarded a prestigious research prize by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Germany.

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Key health role for University Professor

Published: Wed 30 Jul 2014

The University of Bradford's Professor Mohammed A. Mohammed has recently been announced as the new Deputy Director to the Bradford Institute for Health Research (BIHR).

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Potential 'universal' blood test for cancer discovered

Potential 'universal' blood test for cancer discovered

Published: Mon 28 Jul 2014

Researchers from the University of Bradford have devised a simple blood test that can be used to diagnose whether people have cancer or not.

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Last chance to attend Yorkshire Day dinner dance for Bradford Crocus appeal

Published: Fri 25 Jul 2014

The University of Bradford is working with the Dubrovnik hotel to host a special Yorkshire Day dinner dance.

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Partnership with Seven Technologies Group Limited graded Outstanding

Published: Tue 22 Jul 2014

A partnership based at the University of Bradford has received a top grade.

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Bradford student develops smartphone app to help with understanding of body image

Published: Mon 21 Jul 2014

A University of Bradford undergraduate student has been highly commended for the creation of a mobile app for a PhD student investigating young children's body image perception.

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University of Bradford honours eight in award ceremonies

Published: Fri 11 Jul 2014

World figures set to be presented with honorary degrees recognising community accomplishments

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The University of Bradford shortlisted for Green Gown Award

Published: Fri 11 Jul 2014

The University has been shortlisted in the student engagement category of the Green Gown Awards for their 'Our Green Energy Challenge' project. This behavioural change project has driven utility reductions and slashed carbon emissions in the Green, the University's student village.

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Bradford hosts £12 Million programme to cement City Region as leader in digital health innovation

Bradford hosts £12 Million programme to cement City Region as leader in digital health innovation

Published: Tue 8 Jul 2014

A partnership bid led by the University of Bradford has won £3.8M from the Department of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) to establish a University Enterprise Zone in digital health innovation in the city, one of only 4 bids to be selected for funding across the UK.

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