News and events
UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 JUN 2018
A leading bullying expert has drawn up a list of tips to help parents support children who may be being bullied.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 08 JUN 2018
Dr Imran Awan, Associate Professor in Criminology has been appointed as a Senior Fellow for the Centre for the Analysis of the Radical Right.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 05 JUN 2018
Visitors to Birmingham City University’s Inspired Family Day on Saturday 9 June will be given the chance to star in their own play, design their own railway or take part in a range of...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 01 JUN 2018
You may have heard the phrase “social sciences” thrown around a lot, in relation to subjects like criminology, psychology and sociology, without really knowing what it means. At a university...
OPINIONS 24 MAY 2018
Birmingham City University criminologists Professor Elizabeth Yardley and Professor David Wilson discuss the release of a ‘school-shooting simulator’ video game and question whether we should be...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 MAY 2018
West Midlands Mayor Andy Street has opened a £5 million state-of-the-art collaborative space for businesses, artists and academics to work together on new innovative projects.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 15 MAY 2018
BAFTA winner and social entrepreneur Akala confronts issues of race and class in a new book being launched at Birmingham City University next week.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 23 APR 2018
The world’s largest festival of public science talks will see more than 30 scientists take the stage in pubs across Birmingham in May, discussing everything from dark matter and DNA to sex and...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 APR 2018
From starring in your own play, jewellery making and designing your own railway, to science experiments, craft workshops and a Commonwealth Games-inspired sports day, Birmingham City University...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 12 APR 2018
A group of academics will be flying the flag for Birmingham City University this weekend as they take part in the Commonwealth Games Handover Ceremony.
OPINIONS 23 MAR 2018
Being a researcher in our School of Social Sciences involves a lot of things, including presenting your work to your peers. Here, PhD researcher Shona Robinson-Edwards talks us through her...