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UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 JAN
Religious swearwords and homophobic phrases are among the most common profanity used in online blogs, new research suggests.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 10 JAN
Birmingham City University’s new £31 million building has officially opened, offering additional teaching and learning space for 3,000 students and staff within more than 650 rooms.
STUDENT LIFE 08 JAN
Our School of English students are returning to University after the Christmas break to start their second semester. School of English Find out more We spoke with BA...
STUDENT LIFE 19 DEC 2017
Our first year School of English students have just completed their first semester and have settled into University life. We thought now would be a great time for them to let you know how they’re...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 19 DEC 2017
The School of English recently held a careers day, organised by graduate student success advisor Ceri Osborne. The day hosted 14 guest speakers, each presenting a different perspective of life...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 08 DEC 2017
On the evening of 6 December, the School of English at Birmingham City University hosted an illustrious event, the launch of landmark book, “Milton in Translation.” The world’s first detailed...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 03 NOV 2017
A new gallery showcasing artwork to millions of residents and visitors to the second city is set to launch at Birmingham New Street station.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 04 OCT 2017
A new £3.3 million business skills and growth project led by Birmingham City University launches next week, providing local companies with access to graduate recruits, interns and project staff...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 22 SEP 2017
Birmingham City University and Universities UK International (UUKi) have come together to better understand the challenges preventing less advantaged students from studying abroad as part of...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 10 AUG 2017
Prisoners in India have been given leading roles performing in Shakespeare plays as part of an innovative process aimed at rehabilitating offenders.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 19 JUL 2017
The works of John Milton have been translated more than 300 times and into 57 different languages - including onto sheets of toilet paper by a Yugoslavian political prisoner – extensive new...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 14 JUL 2017
Our Summer Show and our Creative Writing Summer show are the School of English’s contribution to the University's graduation show; 'Inspired Festival', held at the end of every academic year. ...