The past fortnight's news from schools around the University

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yesterday

IT Services University of Bristol - IT Services news
Essential maintenance to VoIP phone service, 14 April, 5-7pm Essential maintenance work is needed to the One Number Service used by VoIP phone users…
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Bristol student among first to study on microbial diversity throughout ice sheet melt season Researchers in the School of Geographical Sciences recently published the first ever study of the effects of snow and wind on the ecology of micro-organisms on the Greenland Ice Sheet.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies news

two days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Universities awarded £138 million for UK infrastructure research The University of Bristol is one of 13 university partners that have been awarded funding of £138 million for UK infrastructure research. The UK Collaboration for Research in Infrastructure and Cities (UKCRIC) investment was announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in the Budget on 18 March 2015.
Sport, Exercise and Health news
Essential Maintenance - Indoor Sports Centre The ladies changing rooms and showers will be unavailable from 2nd April until 9th April for essential maintenance.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Physics news
Bubble Chamber victory for Bristol physicists The Bubble Chamber tournament is a fiercely contested football competition for particle physics research groups.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Veterinary Sciences news
Library services University of Bristol - Library news
Library opening hours for Easter Find out which libraries and study spaces are accessible throughout the Easter weekend.
Students' Health News Students' Health Service news
Students' Health Service Easter opening hours 2015 Students' Health Service Easter opening hours 2015

five days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Improving life for insects in Bristol The Greater Bristol Pollinator Strategy, a key component of the Get Bristol Buzzing initiative to make life better for pollinating insects in Bristol, was launched this week as part of the city’s year as European Green Capital.
Bristol explored: new book highlights city’s rich architectural heritage A new book by Timothy Mowl, Emeritus Professor at the University of Bristol, reveals secrets of the city’s diverse architectural heritage, its maritime past and rich social history, describing twelve walks that showcase Bristol’s fascinating built environment.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Engineering news
Airbus Fly Your Ideas 2015 – 100 teams make it to Round 2 100 teams from around the world are now developing their innovative ideas for the future of aviation with the support of Airbus experts and mentors, in Round 2 of Airbus Fly Your Ideas 2015.
ACCIS Summer Internships 2015 (University of Bristol students only) The Advanced Composites Centre for Innovation and Science (ACCIS) summer internship scheme 2015 is now open for applications.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - History news
More new lectureships Additional lectureships announced for 2015
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management news
Lifetime achievement award for Professor David Dugdale David Dugdale, Emeritus Professor of Management Accounting at the University of Bristol, has been presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the British Accounting and Finance Association at its recent Annual Conference in Manchester.

six days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Bats obey ‘traffic rules’ when trawling for food Foraging bats obey their own set of ‘traffic rules’, chasing, turning and avoiding collisions at high speed, new research from the University of Bristol has found.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Engineering news
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Biological Sciences news
Bats obey ‘traffic rules’ when trawling for food Foraging bats obey their own set of ‘traffic rules’, chasing, turning and avoiding collisions at high speed, new research from the University of Bristol has found.
University of Bristol | Department of Computer Science | News
CS student Hazel Doughty awarded interdisciplinary research internship CS thid year MEng student Hazel Doughty was awaded the University of Bristol Research Committee Interdisciplinary Research Internship 2015 to work with the Department of Psychology on automatic analysis of floor patterns and walking trends in public spaces.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management news
Bristol team reach final of Universities Business Challenge A team of students from the School of Economics, Finance and Management reached the final of the University Business Challenge, with 300 teams competing from Universities across the UK, including six from Bristol.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Oral and Dental Sciences news
Oral Nanoscience Group selected for technology commercialisation​ scheme Dr Michele Barbour, Senior Lecturer in Biomaterials, and PhD student Candice Bellis, have been selected for a technology commercialisation scheme funded by HEFCE and Innovate UK.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Veterinary Sciences news
University of Bristol University of Bristol - History of Art news
Library services University of Bristol - Library news
Library Catalogue retirement, 15 April The Library Catalogue has been superseded Library Search and as planned will be taken out of service on Wednesday 15th April.
Quiet please in Medical Library Areas of Medical Library to be re-zoned for quiet study during the Summer Assessment period

seven days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
The forgotten flies: study finds insects are key to pollination Flies play an important role as pollinators and should no longer be neglected in pollination studies, according to a new study led by University of Bristol researchers, published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - University of Bristol Law School news
Implementation and Compliance with Human Rights Law: ESRC Human Rights Team awarded £1.4 million to explain why States comply with international human rights law
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Chemistry news
Research by Professor Ian Manners published in Science Multidimensional hierarchical self-assembly of amphiphilic cylindrical block comicelles - by Professor Ian Manners with co-authors Huibin Qiu and Zach Hudson
University of Bristol University of Bristol - History news
In February... Round-up of the main news from the Department in February 2015
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Humanities news
Technology Enhanced Learning blog
Data Centre network upgrade – short break in UoB services and network access between 8-9am, 14 April As part of work towards the development of a new Data Centre, work is needed to upgrade the current data centre network in the Computer Centre. This work will take place on Tuesday 14 April between 8.00am-9.00am. The work will result in a short break in connections affecting almost all University systems and services eg. websites, […]

eight days ago

Sport, Exercise and Health news
The sun shines on the Festival of School Sport! Three days of school sport at Coombe Dingle starts today!
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Experimental Psychology News
Decision Making in the Intensive Care Unit Iain Gilchrist, Andreas Jarvstad and Gaurav Malhotra from the School of Experimental Psychology have been working clinicians from the Bristol Royal Infirmary Intensive Care Unit to study how both doctors and nurses make decision in this complex and demanding environment.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Physics news
Prof. Jeremy O'Brien presents lecture at New Scientist's University on the Quantum World On 21st February, New Scientst held an all day event to teach the general public about the Quantum World. Prof. Jeremy O'Brien was invited to talk about how quantum physics can be used to create Quantum Technologies.

nine days ago

IT Services University of Bristol - IT Services news
Data Centre network upgrade - short break in UoB services and network access between 8am-9am, Tuesday 14 April As part of work towards the development of a new Data Centre, work is needed to upgrade the current data centre network in the Computer Centre…
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Bristol student co-author on paper at leading cryptography conference A University of Bristol student is co-author on a paper to be presented at one of the world’s top cryptography conferences being held in Warsaw this week [23-25 March]. The Theory of Cryptography Conference (TCC-2015) is a leading conference for research on cryptography and, in particular, theoretical cryptography.
How do humans interact with a changing visual world? A new £1.4 million research project led by the University of Bristol will use engineering and science in the design of radically new approaches and solutions to vision-based technology.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Biological Sciences news
How do humans interact with a changing visual world? A new £1.4 million research project led by the University of Bristol will use engineering and science in the design of radically new approaches and solutions to vision-based technology.
University of Bristol | Department of Computer Science | News
Bristol student co-authors on paper at leading cryptography conference A University of Bristol student is co-author on a paper to be presented at one of the world's top cryptography conferences being held in Warsaw this week [23-25 March]. The Theory of Cryptography Conference (TCC-2015) is a leading conference for research on cryptography and, in particular, theoretical cryptography.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Humanities news

twelve days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
£1.4m award for research into childhood congenital heart disease Professor Massimo Caputo in the School of Clinical Sciences has been awarded £1.4 million by the Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust to investigate the use of stem cell therapy for the repair of congenital heart abnormalities in very young children.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
£1.4m award for research into childhood congenital heart disease Professor Massimo Caputo in the School of Clinical Sciences has been awarded £1.4 million by the Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust to investigate the use of stem cell therapy for the repair of congenital heart abnormalities in very young children.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - History news
Former student wins history prize James Green receives award for history essay
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Humanities news

thirteen days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
EBI Fellow awarded Stroke Association Lectureship Dr Phil Clatworthy, Elizabeth Blackwell Institute Early Career Research Fellow at the University of Bristol, has been awarded the prestigious Stroke Association Thompson Family Senior Clinical Lectureship.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Experimental Psychology News
The 5Hz Project: Evolution of the Voice for Social Bonding 5Hz is a collaborative project, supported by the Welcome Trust, that will imagine an evolution of voice for the purpose of social bonding, based on biomedical and psychological research into vocal rhythm.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Physics news
New Paper published by CQP Researchers in arXiv Active Temporal Multiplexing of Photons

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