Thursday, February 22, 2018

It’s a battle of wits for Bristol and Newcastle in this week’s University Challenge

The University of Bristol’s quiz team return to screens next week (Monday 29 January) with University Challenge, in a battle of wits against Newcastle.Powered by WPeMatico

Calls for language discrimination to be tackled

On International Mother Language Day , linguistic experts are calling for language learning to be expanded to create a ‘new kind of global literacy’.Powered by WPeMatico

University of Bristol is 4th most-targeted university by employers

A major new report has revealed that students at the University of Bristol are among the most targeted by Britain’s top 100 employers.Powered by WPeMatico

Winners announced for Bristol’s Data Visualisation Challenge

Two teams have won £8,000 funding each to take their data visualisation projects to the next level and work with leading creative companies in Bristol.Powered by WPeMatico

Study of 3,000 drinkers’ attempts to cut down produces sobering results

January is a popular month for people trying to reduce their alcohol intake but how successful are they in doing so? A new study by the University of Bristol that assessed...

Policy Officer (UUK00518)

The Council of Deans of Health is the representative voice of the UK university health faculties engaged in education and research for nursing, midwifery and the allied health professions. At...

Dr Richard Seabrook joins Elizabeth Blackwell Institute as Director of Business Development

The University’s Elizabeth Blackwell Institute for Health Research (EBI) welcomed Dr Richard Seabrook MBA as its new Director of Business Development this month.Powered by WPeMatico

University Library celebrates LGBT History Month

At 157 feet tall, Cambridge University Library’s iconic tower is one of the tallest structures in the city, and for the first part of February will fly the rainbow flag to...

Honorary degree accolade for Bristol-based IMDb founder

Col Needham, the man behind IMDb – the world’s number one movie website – will be honoured by the University of Bristol for his achievements.Powered by WPeMatico

‘A Grand Gossip: The Bletchley Park Diary of Basil Cottle’

Dr Basil Cottle (1917-1994) was one of the University of Bristol’s most well-known and respected academics.Powered by WPeMatico


Vacation Borrowing

The University Library is pleased to offer loans during the Christmas vacation.   There is no difference for borrowers, including postgraduate students, who normally borrow for...