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Finding love at Bristol 9 February 2017 With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we asked if you found love while studying at Bristol. From literally tying the knot to stolen handbags, here's what you told us...
  • Top 10 highlights of 2017 6 December 2017 What a difference a year makes! The University of Bristol is proud to look back on 2017 as a monumental year - a year full of success and surprises. From the beginning of 2017 onwards, here are our highlights.
  • Santander: 10 years of partnership and £1 million of support 31 October 2017 The University of Bristol has signed a new three-year partnership agreement with Santander Universities which will build on a decade of partnership working and philanthropic support.
  • The whole picture of your health 26 October 2017 With conflicting public messages about aspects of our health today, it is a real challenge to know which advice to follow. At Bristol, population health scientists are developing a ground-breaking health study method that will disentangle cause from effect, and help us to answer some of the world’s most pressing health questions.
  • Timothy West’s Letter to my student self 25 October 2017 Timothy West, often referred to as the godfather of British drama, has played more than 250 characters on stage and screen, from our previous Chancellor Sir Winston Churchill to Stan in EastEnders, and was recently awarded an honorary degree. In this letter to himself, we find out about the pivotal moments of his life and how Bristol came to shape the person he is today.
  • A world of good 25 October 2017 John Knowlson believed in the transformative impact of travel so much so that he left a legacy to the University to provide students with that opportunity. Over fifty years later, the Knowlson Trust award is still changing the lives of students like Sarah Munro (MSci 2015-).
  • Migration matters 24 October 2017 Politics has a tendency to distort the facts, creating dividing lines between people and ideas in the interests of a single agenda. For Bristol’s researchers, this presents a unifying challenge.
  • Brexit: The university challenge 24 October 2017 The EU referendum result sent shocks throughout the higher education sector and across the continent. But what does this mean for universities, and how can Bristol tackle the challenges and seize the opportunities? Four Bristol experts examine the uncertainty.
  • Alumni spotlight: Stephen Lloyd, President, US Foundation 18 October 2017 From why he came to Bristol, to how Bristol influences him today, Stephen Lloyd (BSc 1982), President of the US Foundation, tells us how Bristol impacted his life.
  • University of Bristol US Foundation: A Vision of Community 13 October 2017 Welcome to the University of Bristol US Foundation, which aims to bring together our alumni working and living in the States through sharing information and insight on key issues facing our alma mater, through networking and communications.
  • ‘O Captain! My Captain!’ 5 October 2017 Today [5 October], it's World Teacher day! In the film Dead Poets Society, students leap onto their desks to salute the English teacher that inspired them. Here at Bristol, we celebrate our lecturers who are changing lives in our Best of Bristol lecture series, and Tom Corfield (MEng 2009) speaks to Nonesuch about why he set it up seven years ago.
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