Some fresh new faces have joined the staff of our Department of Physics and Astronomy, School of English and Research Support Office.
First impressions count, so refurbishments to the foyers of some of the buildings in our College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology are very welcome.
Congratulations to our own Professor Sir Alec Jeffreys who has been named as the recipient of this year’s Edinburgh Medal, awarded to those people in science and technology “who have made a significant contribution to the understanding and well-being of humanity.”
The School of English presents a ‘Midlands Romantic Seminar’ on Thursday 11 March, an opportunity – open to all – to hear about the later lives of three famous 19th century writers and how they were documented by contemporary biographers.
Two academics from our School of Museum Studies have edited a new book which provides “the first ever comprehensive analysis and exploration of disability-related narratives in museums and galleries.”