All entries for January 2009
January 30, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/researchers_say_welsh/
Women Assembly Members (AMs) in the Welsh National Assembly have transformed the national political life of Wales and offer a far more equitable level of representation for women than that found in Westminster or in many Welsh councils.
January 28, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/warwick_law_academic/
University of Warwick Associate Professor Gary Watt has been named as the national Law Teacher of the Year 2009.
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/gps_data_mobile/
GPS data and Mobile Phone texts are to be used to help ensure that the needs and voices of children are considered in the shaping of new urban developments.
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/warwick_prize_for/
The Warwick Prize for Writing has announced its first ever shortlist. The unique prize, open to all genres and nationalities, reveals an eclectic shortlist of six international titles.
January 26, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/gps_and_nurses/
GPs and nurses should be trained to deliver psychological therapies shown to help people struggling to cope with type 2 diabetes, according to researchers at the University of Warwick.
January 19, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/english_critic_spurred/
As Scottish people everywhere prepare the celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of national icon Robert Burns, University of Warwick Professor Jon Mee argues that was an English critic who encouraged the poet to make his work more political.
January 16, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/why_you_cant/
Scientists have developed a mathematical model of the mating game to help explain why courtship is often protracted. The study, by researchers at the University of Warwick, UCL (University College London) and LSE (London School of Economics and Political Science), shows that extended courtship enables a male to signal his suitability to a female and enables the female to screen out the male if he is unsuitable as a mate.
January 13, 2009
Exclusive material featuring best-selling children’s author Jacqueline Wilson and acclaimed writer Alain de Botton are now available free through the University of Warwick’s new site on iTunes U.
January 12, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/scientists_bring_2000/
A 2000-year-old painted statue is being restored to her original glory by scientists from WMG at the University of Warwick, the University of Southampton, and the Herculaneum Conservation Project.
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/girls_twice_as/
Girls targeted by bullies at primary school are two and a half times more likely to remain victims than boys, according to research from the University of Warwick and University of Hertfordshire.