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Bradford hosts Channel 4’s Diverse Festival ahead of the broadcaster’s HQ move to the region

Published: Thu 13 Jun 2019

Channel 4’s annual DIVERSE Festival will be hosted in Bradford on Monday 17 June, the first time the event has taken place outside of London, and will focus on authentic portrayal on television.

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The first archaeological artefacts found during the search for lost prehistoric settlements in the North Sea

Published: Tue 11 Jun 2019

During May 2019, an 11-day expedition by European scientists from Belgium and Britain was undertaken to explore three sites of potential geological and archaeological interest in the southern North Sea. Through chance finds by fishermen over many decades, it has long been suspected that the southern North Sea hides a vast landscape that once was home to thousands of people.

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Bradford part of major initiative to tackle higher education ‘care leaver crisis’

Published: Thu 30 May 2019

With only 12% of care leavers under the age of 23 going into Higher Education (HE) - and those that do being almost twice as likely to drop out than their peers - the University of Bradford is taking part in a new project launched to improve support for young people going into HE.

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Student-led clinics help keep University staff healthy

Published: Fri 24 May 2019

Pharmacy students at the University of Bradford have been gaining hands-on experience helping staff and students check their health.

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University of Bradford's first supercomputer to revolutionise archaeological research

Published: Thu 23 May 2019

Research undertaken by leading archaeologists from the University of Bradford has been revolutionised by the University's first supercomputer, which enables its archaeological team from its ‘Curious Travellers’ project to effectively preserve by record endangered or destroyed heritage across the world, including theTemple of Bel, Kathmandu and Notre Dame.

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Research shows carers' experience can influence how well a person lives with dementia

Published: Mon 20 May 2019

Led by Dr Catherine Quinn from the University of Bradford, the paper published in the journal Aging and Mental Health shows that if carers feel highly stressed, lack confidence in their ability to provide care and experience social restrictions, the people they care for rate their quality of life, well-being and satisfaction with life less positively.

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University of Bradford signs new Civic University Agreement to reaffirm local role

Published: Fri 17 May 2019

The University of Bradford has reaffirmed its commitment to the city by pledging to put the economy and quality of life in the local community top of its list of priorities.

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Bradford (Park Avenue) and the University of Bradford announce landmark partnership

Published: Thu 16 May 2019

The University of Bradford has agreed to be the new shirt sponsor of Bradford (Park Avenue) AFC.

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University leads £300,000 city success to boost graduate job prospects

Published: Thu 16 May 2019

The University of Bradford has won nearly £300,000 to lead a project to boost the job prospects of BAME graduates in the city.

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Research reveals freshwater mussel shells were material of choice for prehistoric craftsmen

Published: Wed 8 May 2019

A new study suggests that 6000-years-ago people across Europe shared a cultural tradition of using freshwater mussel shells to craft ornaments.

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Brown Banks and White Cliffs: the search for lost prehistoric settlements in the North Sea

Published: Thu 2 May 2019

Marine experts join archaeologists in an expedition to find the lost prehistoric settlement of the Brown Bank.

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Half a face enough for recognition technology

Published: Thu 2 May 2019

Facial recognition technology works even when only half a face is visible, researchers from the University of Bradford have found.

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New partnership welcomes Real Madrid coaches to Bradford

Published: Wed 24 Apr 2019

The University of Bradford has kicked off a new partnership with community football club, Alpha United Juniors.

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Bradford experts develop online dementia course

Published: Thu 11 Apr 2019

Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) has been working with the University of Bradford to undertake a review of sessions within the e-Dementia e-learning Programme.

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New computer-aided model may help predict sepsis

Published: Tue 9 Apr 2019

Can a computer-aided model predict life-threatening sepsis? A UK-developed model that uses routinely collected data to identify early symptoms of sepsis, published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal), shows promise.

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University and Bulls kick off partnership

Published: Mon 8 Apr 2019

The University of Bradford and Bradford Bulls have today (Sunday 7 April) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

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Bradford Professor plays important role in efforts to address oil pollution in Nigeria

Bradford Professor plays important role in efforts to address oil pollution in Nigeria

Published: Fri 5 Apr 2019

Professor Engobo Emeseh, Head of the School of Law at the University of Bradford, has been in Nigeria as part of a high profile group investigating oil spills and the damage they create.

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Making music with chemistry

Published: Thur 4 April 2019

Chemists from the University of Bradford will join students from Ilkley Grammar School to present their project at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition.

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New accreditation to help MSc students

Published: Wed 3 April 2019

An MSc programme at the School of Management at University of Bradford has received accreditation by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS).

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Expert opinion

Podcast looking at the issue of Pain

Published: Wed 15 Nov 2017

Professor Marcus Rattray took part in the Conversation's podcast on Pain

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Blade Runner 2049: how Philip K Dick’s classic novel has stood the test of time

Published: Fri 6 Oct 2017

Patrick Allen looks at how Blade Runner has stood the test of time

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Why pop needs its eccentric characters

Published: Thur 5 Oct 2017

Mark Goodall looks at eccentric characters in pop

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