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Salters' Festival of Chemistry at University of Bradford

Published: Sat 21 April 2018

48 students from 12 schools in the local area will enjoy an exciting day of chemistry at the Salters' Festival of Chemistry to be held at The University of Bradford on Wednesday 25 April.

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Bradford lecturer Gillian aims to be the big cheese after winning heat in new BBC Two series

Published: Wed 18 April 2018

University of Bradford lecturer Gillian Clough isn't one to follow the herd – unless it’s her own herd of goats that provide the milk for her award-winning artisan cheese.

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The University of Bradford is transforming how STEM subjects are taught

Published: Wed 18 April 2018

The University of Bradford is launching a new programme to support STEM teachers and ignite curiosity in students across the district.

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University of Bradford Professor honoured as ‘High Chief’

University of Bradford Professor honoured as ‘High Chief’

Published: Tue 17 April 2018

Professor Uduak Archibong, MBE, Director of the Centre for Inclusion and Diversity at the University of Bradford, has been honoured with the title of 'Obonganwan Ifiok Nsit Ubium' by the Traditional Institution in Nsit Ubium Local Government Area in the Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria.

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University of Bradford in high-level visit to Ghana and Nigeria

Published: Sat 14 Apr 2018

The University of Bradford is undertaking a high-level visit to develop strategic links with Ghana and Nigeria.

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Bradford plays role in bringing medical technologies expertise to the world

Published: Wed 11 Apr 2018

The University of Bradford is part of a new collaboration aiming to make inventions more attractive to investors.

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Lost at sea! Expedition to find lost prehistoric settlement

Lost at sea! Expedition to find lost prehistoric settlement

Published: Fri 6 Apr 2018

Marine experts join archaeologists in an expedition to find the lost prehistoric settlement of the Brown Bank

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Bradford Professor elected president of College of Optometrists

Published: Thu 29 Mar 2018

Professor Edward Mallen has been elected as the new president of the College of Optometrists

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University of Bradford receives £31,500 to support mental health and wellbeing for postgraduate research students

Published: Fri 23 March 2018

The funding, which Bradford will match, has been awarded by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and will support a project to improve support for the mental health and wellbeing of postgraduate research students.

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Is your smile male or female?

Is your smile male or female?

Published: Thu 15 Mar 2018

The dynamics of how men and women smile differs measurably, according to new research, enabling artificial intelligence (AI) to automatically assign gender purely based on a smile.

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Bradford welcomes Chinese students for new international entrepreneurship initiative

Published: Wed 14 Mar 2018

Chinese students will be joining students from the University of Bradford to develop new ideas for international business and social enterprises.

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University host 'One Britain One Nation' event

Published: Wed 14 Mar 2018

The University is hosting the One Britain One Nation event, designed to inspire every child to love their nation.

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Bradford’s MBA world’s first for value

Published: Tue 13 Mar 2018

The Distance Learning MBA at the University of Bradford School of Management has been highly rated in the 2018 Financial Times online MBA world rankings.

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The Rise of Artificial Intelligence and how it will affect us

Published: Tue 13 Mar 2018

THIS LECTURE WILL NOW TAKE PLACE THURSDAY 22 MARCH - BOOK NOW

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Bradford researcher awarded grant to investigate possible cancer treatments

Published: Tue 6 Mar 2018

A lecturer at the University of Bradford has been awarded a grant by the Academy of Medical Sciences for this year’s Springboard Round.

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College of Optometrists announces new higher qualification at University of Bradford

Published: Wed 28 Feb 2018

The University of Bradford has been accredited as a provider of the Professional Higher Certificate in Glaucoma by the College of Optometrists.

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British Council honours Bradford alumni

Published: Tues 27 Feb 2018

Two University of Bradford alumni have been honoured by the British Council for their contributions to strengthening ties between the UK and overseas.

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Open the door to a new future

Published: Tue 27 Feb 2018

THE OPEN DAY HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO BAD WEATHER

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University of Bradford researcher presents findings to Parliament

Published: Thu 22 Feb 2018

A University of Bradford lecturer has been selected to present her research to MPs and expert judges in Parliament.

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Ancient DNA reveals impact of the “Beaker Phenomenon” on prehistoric Europeans

Ancient DNA reveals impact of the “Beaker Phenomenon” on prehistoric Europeans

Published: Wed 21 Feb 2018

In the largest study of ancient human DNA ever conducted, an international team of scientists has revealed the complex story behind one of the defining periods in European prehistory. The study is published this week in the journal Nature.

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Lost landscapes of the Irish Sea explored

Lost landscapes of the Irish Sea explored

Published: Tue 20 Feb 2018

“Europe’s Lost Frontiers” project joins IT Sligo, University College Cork, and the Irish Marine Institute to explore the lost landscapes of the Irish Sea

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Bradford's Diversity Festival returns

Bradford's Diversity Festival returns

Published: Tue 13 Feb 2018

In a celebration of the city's diversity, the University of Bradford is welcoming back its popular Diversity Festival.

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Feminism and social media – the threats and opportunities explored

Published: Fri 9 Feb 2018

In the centenary year of women – at least a section - in Britain first gaining the vote, the need is as great as ever to champion the cause of gender equality.

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Discovery paves way for treatment to prevent blood vessel damage

Published: Thu 8 Feb 2018

The discovery of a previously unknown interaction between proteins could provide a breakthrough in the prevention of damage to healthy blood vessels.

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Professor shortlisted for award celebrating outstanding women

Professor shortlisted for award celebrating outstanding women

Published: Thur 1 Feb 2018

Professor Diana Anderson, Established Chair of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Bradford has been shortlisted for an award celebrating outstanding women in the North of England.

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Bradford professor awarded prestigious opportunity to teach in the USA

Bradford professor awarded prestigious opportunity to teach in the USA

Published: Thu 25 Jan 2018

A leading expert in end-of-life care from the University of Bradford will be heading to Minnesota later this year to share his expertise with students at the University of Minnesota.

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Bradford School of Management extends global business accreditation

Bradford School of Management extends global business accreditation

Published: Thu 25 Jan 2018

The University of Bradford's School of Management has extended its global accreditation in business, one of just 49 business schools across the world to do so.

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China honours Bradford professor

China honours Bradford professor

Published: Tue 9 Jan 2018

A University of Bradford professor has been recognised with China's highest award for a foreign scientist.

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Bradford scientist awarded £90k to investigate link between diabetes and breast cancer

Published: Thu 4 Jan 2018

A leading Bradford scientist has been awarded a grant worth more than £90,000 by research charity Breast Cancer Now to carry out cutting-edge research to uncover why breast cancer is more likely to spread in those with type two diabetes, than in those without the disease.

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Bradford Honorary Graduate made MBE

Published: Thu 4 Jan 2018

Alzheimer's Society volunteer and Bradford Honorary Graduate, Dr Barbara Woodward-Carlton, has been awarded an MBE in the New Year's Honours.

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