All entries for October 2005
October 27, 2005
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE1000000127805/
Medical students at the University of Warwick have raised £300 for the Walsgrave Hospital children's ward by staging a comedy sketch show.
The money was raised through a medics' revue – a comedy sketch show – the proceeds of which are going towards buying a digital camera and printer for sick children and their parents to use.
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE1000000127736/The University of Warwick's Modern Records Centre is to mark the launch of a huge collection of TUC archives with a special launch event on Thursday 27th October at 6.30pm which will be attended by no less then 3 current or former TUC General Secretaries – Brendan Barber, Norman Willis and John Monk.
October 24, 2005
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE1000000127606/Renowned Caribbean Historian Professor Hilary Beckles is to give the University of Warwick's Centre for Caribbean Studies Walter Rodney Memorial lecture which this year marks the 25th anniversary of Walter Rodney's death.
In the wake of the civil distrubance in Birmingham, Professor Mohammed Anwar can provide balanced and informed comment on race relations.
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October 14, 2005
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE100000012719/Nick Paul, Chairman of Advantage West Midlands is to make a special tour of Midlands' manufacturers to see for himself the results Advantage West Midlands support for the £70 million Premium Auto Research and Development Program at WMG at the University of Warwick.
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE100000012716/Gifted students from across the country will descend upon Chatham House in London on Monday 24th October. The students, all members of The National Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth (NAGTY), will attend a meeting with Clare Short MP to debate World Policy.
With Bird Flu scares making tabloid headlines Professor Nigel Dimmock, Biological Sciences, can give a balanced and informed opinion on the threat posed by the virus.
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October 13, 2005
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE1000000126117/Pundits desperately searching for explanations for the England football team's world cup qualifying performance will find striking parallels with the latest figures for the UK's performance in investment in commercial robots, according to researchers at the University of Warwick.
October 11, 2005
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE100000012610/Earlier this year Barclays underlined its long-term commitment to UK manufacturing by announcing £500 million of lending to support growing businesses within the sector. This month it has taken that commitment to manufacturing a step further by joining forces with the Warwick Manufacturing Group at the University of Warwick, the UK's premier manufacturing education group, to further hone the manufacturing knowledge of its Relationship Directors.
October 07, 2005
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/NE1000000124249/
A young scientist at the University of Warwick has been short listed for a prestigious national award.
Research chemist Dr Julie Macpherson, 33, leads a research team using nanotechnology to look at chemicals' reactivity at surfaces on a molecular level. She is one of four people short listed by the Times Higher Education Supplement for its Young Researcher of the Year Award.