2 December 2013
A University of Bristol student and his best friend are hoping to enter the record books by becoming the youngest team to row across the Atlantic as well as raising £100,000 for charity.
25 November 2013
Dr David Leech, Lecturer in the Philosophy of Religion, has received the prestigious Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award from Heidelberg University.
22 November 2013
The untold story of the Cologne avant-garde after Dada and an exploration of the concept of the visual in relation to music are the focus of two books recently published by researchers in the Department of History of Art.
21 November 2013
Three University of Bristol students will go head-to-head with their lecturers on a BBC Radio 4 quiz show next week. An episode of the lively 3rd Degree programme will be recorded in the Wills Memorial Building on Wednesday, 27 November. Staff, students and the public are welcome to attend.
21 November 2013
The University of Bristol is to benefit from £23 million of research funding that will exploit the latest advances in technology and develop new analysis methods to improve understanding of how our family background, behaviours and genes work together to affect how we develop and remain healthy or become ill. The MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol (IEU), jointly funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and the University of Bristol, is officially opened today [21 Nov].
20 November 2013
Two University of Bristol projects which will use digital technologies to enable researchers and communities to work more effectively together to explore community creativity, cultures and heritage have been awarded just under £1million funding by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
7 November 2013
World-renowned photographer Angus McBean took photographic portraits of some of the most famous faces in twentieth century British theatre. A fine selection of these goes on display at Royal Fort House next week as part of InsideArts, the University of Bristol's festival of the arts and humanities.
6 November 2013
The Secret Language of Sacred Spaces, a richly-illustrated overview of the religious architecture of the world by University of Bristol historian Jon Cannon, will be launched at St Stephen's Church, Bristol this Saturday [9 November].
30 October 2013
Come and share the best of research in the arts, humanities and social sciences at the University of Bristol this November when the Faculty of Social Sciences and Law and the Faculty of Arts open their doors for Festival Fortnight, from Saturday 2 November.
22 October 2013
Researchers from the Department of Historical Studies made a distinctive contribution to this week’s nationwide Apple Day events, by co-organising Quantock Apple Heritage Day.