#WeAreInternational: Living the Dream

As part of #WeAreInternational – a national social media campaign which celebrates international students studying in the UK, our international #BCUstudents will be sharing their thoughts and experiences on studying […]

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Surviving… My First Health Placement

Going on a placement can be daunting but so beneficial and not to mention fun. Here at Birmingham City University, there are many opportunities for our students to put into […]

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The budget – Really a Comeback?

by Dr Steve McCabe, Birmingham City Business School

For many who listened to yesterday’s budget there may be a feeling that they are living in a parallel universe. George Osborne’s claim […]

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School of Law Model United Nations at the Foreign Office

Law students from Birmingham had an exciting opportunity to participate in a ‘Model United Nations’ in the magnificent rooms of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in London.

Professor Jon Yorke […]

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Becoming a Postgraduate- Rishma’s Story

Post-grad

(n.) /noun

Short for postgraduate

Someone who has been through hell and back and decided to do it again
Deciding on your academic future isn’t as easy as making a cup of tea. […]

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The Blurred Lines Between Inspiration and Copyright Infringement

By Dr. Ewan Kirk, Senior Lecturer in the School of Law

On Tuesday, the District Court of Southern California ruled that the Robin Thicke song Blurred Lines was in fact an […]

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From the frontline of poverty

Father Oliver Coss is a Small Heath vicar who sees the effects of deprivation every day. He is speaking at a Birmingham City University debate on child poverty this Friday…

My […]

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Lawyers can make a Big Bang in STEM subjects too!

Between March 11 and 14, 2015 thousands of students, teachers, scientists, engineers, mathematicians, technology experts, academics and other professionals will attend the Big Bang Fair at the NEC in Birmingham. […]

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Cameron has been scarred by his experience of TV debates

Dr Steve McCabe, Birmingham City Business School

It’s a bit rich of Cameron who in the period preceding the last election goaded the then prime minister, Labour leader Gordon Brown to […]

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