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Administration - Health - 15.05.2019
Transfer of EU powers leads to silent erosion of UK pesticide regulation
Transfer of EU powers leads to silent erosion of UK pesticide regulation
New analysis by the UK Trade Policy Observatory is warning that what should have been the technical formality of transferring EU powers into national law when the UK leaves the European Union, could

Administration - 09.05.2019

Health - Administration - 09.05.2019
UofG shares in funding for leading disease prevention projects
Two University of Glasgow projects have gained awards in the first ever round of funding by the UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP).

Life Sciences - Administration - 08.05.2019
Plant researcher receives 1.5 million euros
Plant researcher receives 1.5 million euros
How does the Venus flytrap count and calculate? This is what the Würzburg plant researcher Rainer Hedrich wants to find out.

Social Sciences - Administration - 01.05.2019
How Crime Lab uses academic research to impact public policy | University of Chicago News
When Prof. Jens Ludwig thought about joining the University of Chicago more than a decade ago, he kept returning to an off-handed remark from a future colleague.

Environment - Administration - 30.04.2019
UChicago scholars study how municipal IDs can reach marginalized communities
Over the last year, more than 30,000 Chicagoans have enrolled in CityKey, a new municipal ID card created to help marginalized communities.

Administration - 30.04.2019
To explore peer-to-peer ‘free trade’ in excess energy
Households and businesses that generate their own power through micro-renewables, such as solar panels and wind turbines, may soon be able to decide where to distribute their extra energy thanks to funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Administration - 24.04.2019
GOP’s 2017 tax plan came down hardest on California, researchers say
The tax plan pushed through by Republicans in 2017 has had a particularly harsh impact on California.

Administration - Social Sciences - 18.04.2019
How Crime Lab uses academic research to impact public policy
When Prof. Jens Ludwig thought about joining the University of Chicago more than a decade ago, he kept returning to an off-handed remark from a future colleague.

Art and Design - Administration - 17.04.2019
British and German soldiers’ stories reveal historic cinema and theatre insight
A University of Birmingham expert is joining forces with British Army and the Bundeswehr to help strengthen bonds between German and British soldiers through his research into their shared entertainment history.

Administration - 17.04.2019

Administration - 12.04.2019
President, provost update Faculty Senate on admissions fraud issue
President, provost update Faculty Senate on admissions fraud issue
At Thursday's Faculty Senate meeting, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell updated senate members on the national college admissions fraud scheme as it pertains to Stanford, and outlined steps that the university has taken to ensure the integrity of its admissions process.

Administration - 10.04.2019
ETH Zurich publishes investigation report
A number of recent media reports on the request for dismissal of an ETH astronomy professor have included quotes from internal and confidential documents relating to the ongoing proceedings. Given the growing public interest, as well as the need to ensure transparency and fairness, ETH Zurich has decided to publish anonymised versions of the final report of the administrative investigation and the recommendation of the special committee.

Health - Administration - 05.04.2019
Medicaid work requirements part of the attempt to dismantle Obamacare
For a judicial ruling that potentially can be a lifesaver for thousands of Americans, last week's decision by a federal judge that temporarily saves Medicaid accessibility for many residents of Arkansas and Kentucky flew under the radar.

Social Sciences - Administration - 04.04.2019

Administration - 03.04.2019

Environment - Administration - 03.04.2019

Administration - Economics / Business - 02.04.2019

Health - Administration - 01.04.2019

Administration - 29.03.2019
It's official: UQ research is creating change
It’s official: UQ research is creating change
The University of Queensland leads Australia in a nationwide assessment of research impact and engagement released today by the Australian Research Council.

Career - Administration - 28.03.2019

Administration - Innovation - 28.03.2019
Bristol part of new National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity
The University of Bristol is to work alongside other leading universities and industry partners as part of a new government initiative to position the nation as a world leader in tackling cyber threats.

History / Archeology - Administration - 28.03.2019

Politics - Administration - 26.03.2019
Why public distrust could prove ’corrosive’ to U.S. democracy
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of stories spotlighting how faculty, students and alumni at the Harris School of Public Policy are driving impact for the next generation.

Administration - 26.03.2019
Ancient royal charter discovered in Durham
Ancient royal charter discovered in Durham
An ancient royal charter might not be what everyone expects to find when they come to work, but for one of our visiting fellows that's exactly what happened.

Event - Administration - 25.03.2019

Administration - 22.03.2019
Sacramento to name secretary of state building after Berkeley's March Fong Eu
Sacramento to name secretary of state building after Berkeley’s March Fong Eu
March Fong Eu was something of a rarity among politicians in that she had the ability to bring different people and competing ideas together.

Environment - Administration - 21.03.2019
UK gets new £5 million climate change research centre
Cardiff University has been selected as the main hub for a £5 million research centre to explore how we can live differently to achieve the rapid and far-reaching emissions cuts required to address climate change. A collaboration between Cardiff, Manchester, York and East Anglia Universities, and charity Climate Outreach, the Centre for Climate Change and Social Transformations (CAST) will work closely with industry, local/national governments, and charities to tackle climate change.

Administration - 21.03.2019

Administration - 20.03.2019

Administration - 19.03.2019

Environment - Administration - 18.03.2019
Researchers join international project to help 11 million Thai people
Sussex researchers join international project to help 11 million Thai people Researchers from the University of Sussex are joining an international effort to help protect Thailand's vulnerable coastal communities from storms, floods and coastal erosion.