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Pioneering academic and Nurse Consultant is honoured by Queen

Pioneering academic and Nurse Consultant is honoured by Queen

Published: Wed 30 Dec 2015

A dedicated Bradford Nurse Consultant has been honoured in the 2016 Queen's New Year's Honours for her pioneering work in wound care.

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Researchers nominated for Current Archaeology Awards 2016

Published: Tue 22 Dec 2015

Three Bradford researchers have been nominated for Current Archaeology Awards 2016.

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Preventing Biological Threats: The role of scientists

Published: Tue 15 Dec 2015

The University of Bradford's Disarmament Research Centre is launching two books to help scientists prevent the hostile misuse of their work

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The University of Bradford is confronting inequality and celebrating diversity at the 11th Rosa Parks Symposium.

Published: Wed 9 Dec 2015

The Centre for Inclusion and Diversity in collaboration with the Equality and Diversity Unit at the University of Bradford and Bradford Council, will celebrate the life of Rosa Parks at this year¿s Symposium.

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Special milestone for Born in Bradford study

Published: Tue 8 Dec 2015

Born in Bradford, one of the biggest and most important medical research studies undertaken in the UK, is celebrating a milestone.

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Bradford leaps into European Top 50

Published: Mon 7 Dec 2015

The School of Management at the University of Bradford is the highest climber in this year's Financial Times European Business School rankings, jumping 16 places into the Top 50, with its full-time MBA ranked European Top 10 for % salary increase.

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Bradford professor awarded national engineering prize

Bradford professor awarded national engineering prize

Published: Fri 4 Dec 2015

One of the University of Bradford's 50th Anniversary Chairs has been awarded one of the UK's most prestigious engineering prizes.

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University staff spread some Christmas spirit to the homeless this winter

Published: Fri 4 Dec 2015

The University of Bradford is encouraging staff and students to help young homeless people this Christmas by donating a present that can be used by the charity Centrepoint.

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Wheelchair grant boosts University of Bradford disabled sport

Published: Wed 2 Dec 2015

Disabled sport at the University of Bradford has received a huge boost with the award of a major grant.

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University of Bradford lecturer swaps lab coat for legislation

Published: Wed 2 Dec 2015

Dr Mariam Kiran from the University of Bradford swapped lab coat for legislation when she visited the House of Commons for a week in Westminster.

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Theatre group and Bradford community show support for Plastic Surgery and Burns Research Unit

Theatre group and Bradford community show support for Plastic Surgery and Burns Research Unit

Published: Tue 1 Dec 2015

Members of the FYSA theatre company have raised money for the University's Plastic Surgery and Burns Research Unit (PSBRU)

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Bradford plays leading role in World Heritage Site study

Bradford plays leading role in World Heritage Site study

Published: Tue 1 Dec 2015

A team of tourism specialists from leading Vietnamese and UK universities, including Bradford, has completed an international research project on the impacts of tourism on World Heritage Site Ha Long Bay, in Quang Ninh province, Vietnam.

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University of Bradford one of world's top young universities

Published: Mon 30 Nov 2015

The University of Bradford has been named in the top 100 universities in the world under 50 years old.

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Bradford scientists call on volunteers to help in the fight against breast cancer

Published: Mon 30 Nov 2015

Scientists at the University of Bradford are appealing for women to donate fluid from their breasts in a ground-breaking study that has the potential to speed up breast cancer diagnoses.

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Bradford's research has bite

Published: Thu 26 Nov 2015

Bradford's own tooth fairy has received funding to explore how our baby teeth can predict future health.

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Future of dementia medicines discussed at University of Bradford

Published: Wed 25 Nov 2015

The University of Bradford is hosting this year's Yorkshire Alzheimer's Research UK Scientific meeting.

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University of Bradford to honour six at graduation ceremonies

Published: Mon 23 Nov 2015

A stand-up comedian, TV presenter, pioneering hand surgeon and Bradford-based champions of some of the most vulnerable people are among those to be honoured at the University of Bradford's graduations next week.

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University Network praised for promoting disability equality

Published: Mon 23 Nov 2015

A University of Bradford network for promoting disability equality has been named Network Leader of the Year.

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University of Bradford awarded coveted Queen's Anniversary Prize

University of Bradford awarded coveted Queen's Anniversary Prize

Published: Thu 19 Nov 2015

The University of Bradford has been awarded a coveted Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education for its world-leading work to improve the lives of people living with dementia.

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University of Bradford HR Director is HRO Today's European Chief HR Officer (not for profit) 2015

University of Bradford HR Director is HRO Today's European Chief HR Officer (not for profit) 2015

Published: Mon 16 Nov 2015

The University of Bradford's Director of Human Resource and Organisational Development has scooped the top prize in her profession in Europe from HRO Today, the profession's worldwide magazine.

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Not so happy old age?

Published: Fri 13 November 2015

The notion that older people are happier than younger people is being challenged following a recent study led by a University of Bradford lecturer.

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Bradford Pharmacy students equipped with dementia care skills

Published: Wed 11 Nov 2015

Pharmacy students at the University of Bradford will lead the way in improving dementia care thanks to a pioneering addition to their course.

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Researchers have successfully used computers to tackle one of chemistry's greatest challenges

Researchers have successfully used computers to tackle one of chemistry's greatest challenges

Published: Mon 9 Nov 2015

Researchers from the University of Bradford have joined forces with German high-tech company, Avant-garde Materials Simulation, to successfully predict the crystal structures of small organic molecules by computational methods without experimental input.

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Bradford experts modernise online Dementia course

Published: Mon 2 Nov 2015

Experts in dementia studies from the University of Bradford have modernised Health Education England online dementia courses - ensuring the perspective and experience of people living with dementia and their family members is central to the learning.

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Bradford academic demonstrates the scope of digital pathology in the House of Commons

Published: Fri 30 Oct 2015

Dr Samar Betmouni, Director of Clinical Pathology at the University's Faculty of Life Sciences, is participating in the Royal College of Pathologists exhibition (26th-29th October 2015) at the House of Commons to raise awareness amongst parliamentarians of the contribution of pathology to healthcare.

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Film Critic master class comes to Bradford

Published: Thu 29 Oct 2015

The University is hosting a Film Critic master class as part of the 70th anniversary of UNESCO

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Funding awarded to explore urban public parks

Funding awarded to explore urban public parks

Published: Mon 26 Oct 2015

The University of Bradford has been awarded funding to undertake innovative research into the past and future prospects of urban public parks.

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University of Bradford professor praised for innovative cancer test

University of Bradford professor praised for innovative cancer test

Published: Fri 23 Oct 2015

Professor Diana Anderson and colleagues from the University of Bradford were finalists in a prestigious NHS awards evening earlier this month.

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University of Bradford strengthens ties with China

University of Bradford strengthens ties with China

Published: Tue 20 Oct 2015

The University of Bradford has strengthened its ties with China following a meeting with representatives of the Sino-British College (SBC).

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Bradford in Financial Times Global 100

Published: Mon 19 Oct 2015

The Bradford Executive MBA has been recognised in the World Top 100 in the prestigious Financial Times rankings, placing it in the Top 10 of UK business schools.

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From West Yorkshire to Westminster to the University of Bradford - Baroness Warsi delivers 2nd annual lecture

Published: Fri 16 Oct 2015

Britain's first Muslim member of the Cabinet, Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, will deliver the second Vice-Chancellor's Annual Lecture at the University of Bradford.

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Bradford professor leaves no stone unturned in solving prehistoric mystery

Bradford professor leaves no stone unturned in solving prehistoric mystery

Published: Thu 15 Oct 2015

In the 7th Century BC, after 3,500 years of existence, the lake-dwelling people of the Circum-Alpine region just disappeared - but nobody knew why. In a new book by Francesco Menotti, the University of Bradford's Anniversary Chair in Archaeology, this prehistoric mystery is finally solved, offering us some interesting parallels and lessons for modern society.

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University of Bradford a picture as 50th anniversary celebrations start

Published: Thu 15 Oct 2015

The University of Bradford has marked the launch of its 50th anniversary celebrations with the publication of a fascinating set of 'then and now' photographs of the city campus.

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University of Bradford welcomes next generation of dementia research leaders

Published: Wed 14 Oct 2015

The University of Bradford's new Doctoral Training Centre has welcomed its first PhD students aiming to become the next generation of dementia research leaders.

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Looser integration and a sustainable solution to the Eurozone Crisis

Published: Mon 12 Oct 2015

New research published in Cogent Economics & Finance proposes a fresh solution to the Eurozone Crisis, through looser economic integration that recognises the differences in European economies.

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Europe's most successful Knowledge Transfer programme celebrates 40 years

Published: Mon 12 Oct 2015

A collaboration of eight Universities in the Yorkshire and the Humber region, are inviting businesses to join them to celebrate their Knowledge Transfer Partnerships'(KTP) success and find out how they can use Innovate UKs KTPs to drive innovation.

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England cricketers in test to match vision skills to elite sport

England cricketers in test to match vision skills to elite sport

Published: Wed 7 Oct 2015

The England women's cricket team have been casting an expert eye over research at the University of Bradford to investigate whether elite sportspeople have superior vision.

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University of Bradford lecturer to keep Premier League clubs onside with equality

University of Bradford lecturer to keep Premier League clubs onside with equality

Published: Thur 1 Oct 2015

University of Bradford lecturer Ela Mistry-Jackson has been appointed as one of a handful of equality assessors for Premier League football clubs.

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Bradford experts in Yorkshire's 100 most influential people

Published: Wed 23 Sep 2015

The University of Bradford features in the Yorkshire Post's top 100 people who shape Yorkshire.

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University of Bradford Professor joins Fellow distinguished engineers

University of Bradford Professor joins Fellow distinguished engineers

Published: Mon 21 Sept 2015

A University of Bradford professor has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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Celebrating Summer Experience success

Published: Thu 17 Sept 2015

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

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University disability network celebrates national recognition

Published: Wed 16 Sep 2015

A University of Bradford network for promoting disability equality has been shortlisted for two national awards.

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Neolithic skeleton reveals early history of rickets

Published: Thu 10 Sep 2015

Rickets has been identified in a Neolithic skeleton from the Scottish island of Tiree, making it the earliest case of the disease in the UK, according to research announced at the British Science Festival in Bradford.

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Fighting fakes with the first integral 3D barcode

Fighting fakes with the first integral 3D barcode

Published: Thu 10 Sep 2015

The first 3D barcode which can be built into products during manufacture has been developed by Yorkshire engineers.

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Software lets you see your child's future face

Software lets you see your child's future face

Published: Tue 8 Sep 2015

Parents could be offered the chance to glimpse into their child's future using a new piece of software created by scientists at the University of Bradford.

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Fossilfinder: a citizen science approach to fossil discovery

Fossilfinder: a citizen science approach to fossil discovery

Published: Mon 7 Sept 2015

The University of Bradford, in collaboration with the Turkana Basin Institute, has begun a countdown to recruit an army of "citizen scientists" to help discover fossils and ancient artefacts using a unique online platform - Fossilfinder.

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Stonehenge researchers find 'largest' prehistoric stone monument

Stonehenge researchers find 'largest' prehistoric stone monument

Published: Mon 7 Sept 2015

The Stonehenge Hidden Landscapes Project reveals traces of standing stones beneath Durrington Walls super-henge

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Archaeologists plan to bring to life ancient land lost under the sea

Published: Tues 1 Sept 2015

University of Bradford archaeologists have received one of Europe's premier research grants for a ground-breaking project to reconstruct an ancient landscape now hidden beneath the North Sea.

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University of Bradford flies the flag for green spaces

Published: Fri 28 Aug 2015

The University of Bradford's grounds have been ranked among the best parks and green spaces in the country after being awarded a prestigious green flag award.

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Talented filmmakers debut on Sky Art

Published: Wed 26 Aug 2015

Nine gifted filmmakers who beat off competition from around the world to win accolades with Bradford UNESCO City of Film are set to have their films premiered on Sky Arts.

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University of Bradford graduate on track to be a top teacher in USA

University of Bradford graduate on track to be a top teacher in USA

Published: Tue 18 Aug 2015

A University of Bradford graduate has been selected for a prestigious teaching fellowship program in the United States that prepares top teachers in STEM subjects.

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Get to know your new home

Published: Fri 14 Aug 2015

University of Bradford students have voted that the first thing to do when starting university is to get to know the place you will call home.

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Students praise quality of Bradford experience

Published: Wed 12 Aug 2015

Survey results out today show that student satisfaction is improving at the University of Bradford.

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University of Bradford plans quiet revolution for the city's streets

Published: Mon 10 Aug 2015

Bradford could be home to the world's first 'Tranquillity Trail' following a presentation at an international conference in the USA.

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Parents are stressing students out ahead of results day

Published: Thu 6 Aug 2015

Over thirty per cent of students say their parents are making them feel worse about results day, according to a new survey by the University of Bradford and The Student Room.

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The University of Bradford is praised for its staff development

The University of Bradford is praised for its staff development

Published: Wed 5 Aug 2015

The University of Bradford has been commended for its commitment to supporting staff to engage with professional development and has had five areas of provision accredited by the Higher Education Academy (HEA).

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University of Bradford to be hub for digital healthcare

University of Bradford to be hub for digital healthcare

Published: Tue 28 July 2015

The University of Bradford will become a hub for the development of healthcare apps and other digital healthcare solutions after becoming the first UK higher education institution to be awarded NHS England Code4Health Community status: Code4Health University of Bradford https://code-4-health.org/communities

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Bradford student awarded IBMS eStudent Science Festival bursary

Published: Thu 23 July 2015

Miriam Sadiq, a first year BSc (hons) Biomedical Science student at the University of Bradford, has been awarded the IBMS eStudent British Science Festival bursary.

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Towering achievement for University of Bradford engineer

Towering achievement for University of Bradford engineer

Published: Wed 22 July 2015

Being sent to the Tower of London proved to be a rewarding experience for University of Bradford broadband engineer Costas Kyriacou.

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Crocus Appeal delivers advanced cancer medicine research to Bradford

Crocus Appeal delivers advanced cancer medicine research to Bradford

Published: Wed 22 July 2015

The University of Bradford has bought new equipment enabling new generation cancer drug discovery work thanks to the generosity of partners and the people of Bradford and its extensive alumni family.

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The University of Bradford is encouraging schools to take part in a week full of Science activities.

Published: Mon 20 July 2015

The British Science Festival Fringe 2015 is a festival designed to engage and inspire school and college students, young adults and families. It takes place from 11 - 18 September with fun, educational, and exciting events happening all over Bradford.

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Water saving competition taps into expertise from University of Bradford

Water saving competition taps into expertise from University of Bradford

Published: Wed 15 Jul 2015

Two University of Bradford teams are flushed with success after a competition to find ways of reducing water consumption in Yorkshire.

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University of Bradford student nurse is a star of the future

University of Bradford student nurse is a star of the future

Published: Wed 15 July 2015

Third-year University of Bradford student nurse Sam Wallace has been chosen as a Rising Star in his profession at a national awards ceremony.

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Bradford leads the way in two new dementia studies

Published: Tue 14 Jul 2015

Two University of Bradford staff have received prestigious awards for their research projects on improving care for people affected by dementia.

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Bradford crocus appeal scoops gold

Bradford crocus appeal scoops gold

Published: Fri 10 July 2015

The University of Bradford has won Best Alumni, Development or Fundraising Campaign at this year's HEIST awards for the Bradford Crocus Cancer appeal.

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Don't wait, plan ahead! The message from Bradford this summer

Published: Thu 9 July 2015

The University of Bradford is encouraging everyone waiting for exam results before going to university this summer to be a 'perfect Phoebe' and plan ahead.

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British Science Festival programme at University of Bradford launched

Published: Thu 9 July 2015

The full programme for the British Science Festival, being hosted by the University of Bradford in September 2015, has been announced.

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University of Bradford honours eight in award ceremonies

Published: Wed 8 July 2015

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

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Top UK honours for University of Bradford's international support

Published: Wed 8 July 2015

Two members of staff at the University of Bradford have scooped national awards for their work to support international students.

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The University of Bradford shortlisted for Green Gown Awards

Published: Tue 7 July 2015

The University has been shortlisted in two categories of the Green Gown Awards for its innovative Bright Building and for its unique accessible garden.

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University benefits from donation to support health and safety qualifications

University benefits from donation to support health and safety qualifications

Published: Tue 7 Jul 2015

The University of Bradford is to benefit from a donation to support staff and students gaining health and safety qualifications.

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University of Bradford awarded Global Innovation Initiative grant

University of Bradford awarded Global Innovation Initiative grant

Published: Fri 3 Jul 2015

The University of Bradford has been awarded a grant by Global Innovation Initiative to fund a team of international researchers with the aim of accelerating smart grid technologies.

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Bradford teams make Nursing Times 2015 Awards Final

Published: Thu 2 Jul 2015

An innovative new project between Bradford Teaching Hospitals and The University of Bradford which introduces student nurses to the benefits of clinical research has been shortlisted for a national award.

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Bradford continues to be among world's best accredited by EQUIS

Published: Thu 2 Jul 2015

The University of Bradford's School of Management has again achieved accreditation by the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), reaffirming the school's capacity to offer the highest standard of business education.

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University of Bradford researcher receives national recognition for work transforming prison policy

Published: Thu 25 Jun 2015

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has announced that Bradford's Dr Victoria Lavis has been awarded second place in its prestigious Celebrating Impact Prize 2015 for Outstanding Impact on Public Policy.

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Bradford named top green University in the UK

Published: Wed 24 Jun 2015

The University of Bradford has been chosen as the top green university in the UK and 8th in the World in a survey by DesignCurial.

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New database helps improve dementia care

Published: Mon 22 Jun 2015

The University of Bradford has launched a database to store and share information on Dementia Care Mapping.

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Bradford receives prestigious award for partnership with women in need

Published: Fri 19 Jun 2015

The Faculty of Health Studies at the University of Bradford has received a Sanctuary in Health award for its work with asylum seekers and refugees.

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Bradford is among the UK's most trustworthy universities

Published: Fri 19 Jun 2015

In a survey by The Student Room, the University of Bradford is currently one of the top five most trustworthy universities across the UK.

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Learn how to fly a plane, save a life and investigate a crime scene at the University of Bradford.

Published: Mon 15 Jun 2015

The University of Bradford will be opening its doors to prospective students and their families at its July Open Day.

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University of Bradford lecturer awarded prestigious National Teaching Fellowship

Published: Fri 12 Jun 2015

A University of Bradford lecturer has been awarded a National Teaching Fellowship by the Higher Education Academy, the most prestigious award for excellence in higher education teaching and support for learning.

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Bradford welcomes award-winning high altitude archaeologist

Published: Thu 11 Jun 2015

The University of Bradford plays host to a prestigious public lecture by award-winning high altitude archaeologist Professor Constanza Ceruti from Argentina.

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University of Bradford achieves top BREEAM Outstanding rating

University of Bradford achieves top BREEAM Outstanding rating

Published: Mon 8 Jun 2015

The University of Bradford's Bright Building, home to the Re:Centre, has achieved the highest ever BREEAM Outstanding rating for a University.

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Stonehenge experts feature at this year's Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Stonehenge experts feature at this year's Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Published: Mon 8 Jun 2015

Experts from the University of Bradford and partners from across the world will present their ground-breaking research on Stonehenge at this year's Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition.

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University Vice-Chancellor recognises outstanding achievement

Published: Mon 8 Jun 2015

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bradford has announced 24 awards to recognise those who have made an outstanding contribution to the life of the University.

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University of Bradford graduates in Branson's Pitch to Rich semi-finals

Published: Thu 4 Jun 2015

Two University of Bradford School of Management graduates have been named as one of ten semi-finalists in the national Pitch to Rich competition, run by Virgin Media Business, spearheaded by Sir Richard Branson, to find the UK¿s most innovative businesses.

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New Technology Lecture Series looks at Cybersecurity

Published: Mon 1 Jun 2015

The University of Bradford launches its new Cantor Technology lecture series with a talk exploring the future of cybersecurity.

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Bradford in UK top 5 for effective teaching

Published: Fri 29 May 2015

The University of Bradford has been rated by the Guardian among the top five universities in the UK for the effectiveness of its teaching and the value added to our students.

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University of Bradford researcher shortlisted for prestigious national prize

Published: Tue 26 May 2015

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has announced that Bradford's Dr Victoria Lavis is among nine researchers shortlisted for its prestigious Celebrating Impact Prize 2015.

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University of Bradford turns Claret and Amber in remembrance

Published: Thu 14 May 2015

The University of Bradford is supporting the 30th anniversary of the Bradford Fire by encouraging staff and students to wear Bradford City's colours on Wednesday 20 May 2015.

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Experts from Bradford and Giessen add some colour to the dress debate

Experts from Bradford and Giessen add some colour to the dress debate

Published: Thu 14 May 2015

Psychologists from Bradford and Giessen comment on the confusion over the colour of the social media sensation #TheDress.

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BBC Breakfast sofa comes to University of Bradford

Published: Fri 1 May 2015

BBC Breakfast brought their 'red sofa' to the University of Bradford's Faculty of Health Studies, on Friday 1 May.

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Bradford courses among top in the world

Published: Wed 29 Apr 2015

Two University of Bradford courses have again been ranked as some of the top in the world according to the latest QS World University Rankings.

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Bradford rises in the Complete University Guide

Published: Mon 27 Apr 2015

The University of Bradford has leapt fifteen places in the latest Complete University Guide.

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UK leading business woman appointed as Chancellor at University of Bradford

UK leading business woman appointed as Chancellor at University of Bradford

Published: Thu 23 Apr 2015

One of the UK's leading business women, Kate Swann, has been appointed as the new Chancellor of the University of Bradford.

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University of Bradford hosts UK's first Play + Learn conference

Published: Wed 22 Apr 2015

The University of Bradford is hosting the UK's first conference exploring how play and games can make learning and training more engaging.

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One hundred years after the first chemical weapons attack, leaders in International Security discuss the risks they pose today.

Published: Tue 21 Apr 2015

On 22 April 1915, the World saw the first large-scale use of chemical weapons at Ieper in Belgium during World War I.

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Bradford boosts its green credentials

Published: Mon 20 Apr 2015

The University of Bradford is springing into 2015 with a host of achievements recognising its commitment to a sustainable and green campus.

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Victorian baby teeth could help predict future health of children today

Victorian baby teeth could help predict future health of children today

Published: Wed 15 Apr 2015

Baby teeth from children who died during the 1845-52 Irish famine could help us predict the future health of children born today, according to new research by the Universities of Bradford and Durham.

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Bradford Pharmacy students selected for innovation leaders contest

Bradford Pharmacy students selected for innovation leaders contest

Published: Tue 14 Apr 2015

A team of five University of Bradford Pharmacy students have made the final cut in a national business idea competition.

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University of Bradford hosts polling station and election events programme

University of Bradford hosts polling station and election events programme

Published: Tue 14 Apr 2015

The University of Bradford will host one of the polling stations for the Bradford West constituency in the forthcoming General Election.

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Bradford leaps into UK top 50 of Times Higher student survey with highest ranking rise

Published: Fri 10 Apr 2015

The University of Bradford has achieved the highest rise in overall ranking of all UK universities in the 2015 Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey results, leaping into the top 50.

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University of Bradford student wins national scholarship award for Outstanding Student Midwife

Published: Mon 30 Mar 2015

In the presence of Her Royal Highness the Princess Royal and as part of Cavell Nurses' Trust centenary appeal, on 1 April 2015, Nada Abdul-Majid will receive an award for demonstrating the values WW1 Nurse Edith Cavell showed throughout her remarkable life.

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New Director for Health and Wellbeing Centre announced

Published: Fri 27 Mar 2015

Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bradford, Professor Brian Cantor has announced that a Director and Deputy Director have been appointed to oversee a new Health and Wellbeing Centre.

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University of Bradford student wins Entrepreneur Award

Published: Thu 26 Mar 2015

A third year Optometry student at the University of Bradford has won the Duke of York young entrepreneur award.

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University of Bradford pre-election lecture series begins with Middle East

Published: Thu 12 Mar 2015

The first of the University of Bradford's public lecture series in the lead up to the general election takes place on Wednesday 18th March.

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The University of Bradford is celebrating British Science Week

Published: Wed 11 Mar 2015

British Science Week takes place 13-22 March and is a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths - featuring fascinating, entertaining and engaging events and activities across the UK for people of all ages.

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Digital Catapult Centre Yorkshire opens its doors to unlock value in health and social care

Published: Wed 11 Mar 2015

The Digital Catapult, a national centre to rapidly advance the UK's best digital ideas, has opened its new centre in Yorkshire in collaboration with the Leeds City Region and York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Local Enterprise Partnerships.

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World top 10 ranking for University of Bradford MBA

Published: Mon 9 Mar 2015

The University of Bradford's School of Management has been ranked 8th in the world for its distance learning MBA, moving up three places from last year to a global top 10 position.

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Bradford exchange helps deliver higher education to rural Pakistan

Bradford exchange helps deliver higher education to rural Pakistan

Published: Thu 5 Mar 2015

The University of Bradford has welcomed four students from rural Pakistan as part of an international exchange scheme.

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Bradford International Film Summit

Published: Mon 2 Mar 2015

Bradford will be playing host to the new UNESCO City of Film members at the International Film Summit.

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DNA evidence shows surprise cultural connections between Britain and Europe 8,000 years ago

DNA evidence shows surprise cultural connections between Britain and Europe 8,000 years ago

Published: Fri 27 Feb 2015

The ancient British were not cut off from Europeans on an isolated island 8,000 years ago as previously thought, new research suggests.

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New multimillion India-UK research centres

Published: Thu 19 Feb 2015

In a landmark collaboration, the UK Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Government of India Department for Biotechnology (DBT), have joined forces to fund three major global research centres.

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New Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Bradford

Published: Fri 6 Feb 2015

Alzheimer's Society has announced the launch of a new dementia-focused Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Bradford.

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Baroness Taylor to take up Chair role at University of Bradford

Published: Tue 3 Feb 2015

The Right Honourable Baroness Ann Taylor PC has been appointed Chair of Council at the University of Bradford.

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Bradford receives £1m to help lower hospital admissions

Published: Fri 30 Jan 2015

The University of Bradford has received £1million to develop and test an intervention that will reduce avoidable hospital admissions from care homes.

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University of Bradford offers unique dementia assessment teaching

Published: Thu 29 Jan 2015

The University of Bradford's School of Dementia Studies is offering a unique programme of teaching in the assessment and diagnosis of dementia.

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Top global green ranking for University of Bradford

Published: Tue 27 Jan 2015

The University of Bradford's green credentials have been underlined by a top ten world environmental ranking.

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Revamped drug may overcome resistance in brain tumours

Published: Tue 13 Jan 2015

Cancer Research UK scientists have taken major steps to overcome drug resistance in glioblastoma, the most common type of brain tumour in adults, according to research published in Molecular Cancer Therapeutics.

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