News and events
OPINIONS 15 MAR
Criminology Lecturer Kevin Hoffin offers a small insight into his research into Black Metal Theory, this time exploring the theme of "decay" as a symbol of the music movement.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 12 MAR
A University Alumna is featured in a film recognising caste discrimination in the UK.
OPINIONS 09 MAR
Being a young academic can be difficult. It's not just the pressures of the job either - your relationship with other new academics can be very up and down too. Here, three young academics in...
OPINIONS 07 MAR
PhD researcher and Assistant Lecturer in Criminology, Shona Robinson-Edwards, discusses the Criminal Justice System and the recent BBC documentary on acid attack victim Naomi Oni.
STUDENT LIFE 28 FEB
On Thursday 1 March, the Centre for Applied Criminology will launch its latest research cluster – the Birmingham Urban Studies cluster.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 27 FEB
Europe’s first Black Studies degree commemorates its launch month when a panel of global experts gather to explore the issue of racism in modern society, and the importance of this new...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 11 JAN
Less than a month after Birmingham was confirmed as the host of the 2022 Commonwealth Games, students from across the UK city will be gathering to debate the role of the intergovernmental...
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.
OPINIONS 13 DEC 2017
School of Social Sciences academic Lily Hamourtziadou addresses the recent violence in Egypt, in her own words.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 21 NOV 2017
A new report is urging the government to adopt a new definition of Islamophobia as ‘anti-Muslim racism’ and recommends that society takes more responsibility in reporting hateful rhetoric and...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 17 NOV 2017
A study conducted by academics at Birmingham City University has examined the experiences of university lecturers in relation to new duties imposed on public sector workers under the...
OPINIONS 16 NOV 2017
Abigail Jones gives her opinions on the Psychology Careers Conference that took place on 15 November 2017.