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BBKNewsItemBirkbeck wins legal battle with a difference
School of Law students are the victors in national mooting contest.
BBKNewsItem Troff documentTake your time to get things right
Research from the UCL-Birkbeck Centre for Educational Neuroscience shows pupils who take longer to respond in school tend to answer more accurately.
BBKNewsItem C headerNew Birkbeck advocacy research to inform regulators’ approach
The Institute for Criminal Policy Research undertook interviews with 50 judges in criminal courts to prepare new study on the quality of advocacy.
BBKNewsItemBirkbeck entrepreneurs celebrated at Pioneer Pitching and Awards Evening
Birkbeck’s Pioneer Programme finalists pitched their business ideas and celebrated the end of a rewarding year of entrepreneurship development.
BBKNewsItem Octet StreamFigures show the buck’s top here at Birkbeck
Government data shows salaries for Birkbeck graduates are way above sector averages a year after end of studies and ninth highest in UK.
BBKNewsItemUber’s Chief Scientist delivers 2018 Booth Memorial Lecture at Birkbeck
Professor Zoubin Ghahramani FRS discussed the theoretical foundations and future directions of machine learning and artificial intelligence.
BBKNewsItemWorld’s largest autism grant will transform research landscape
Birkbeck will receive €2.8 million, of a total grant of €115 million, to lead on research relating to infants in trials which will increase understanding of autism and help develop new therapies.
BBKNewsItemBirkbeck Academic at Commons Committee
Professor Ted Melhuish of the Department of Psychological Sciences presented evidence to MPs on the Education Committee.
BBKNewsItemBirkbeck to launch major entrepreneurship programme with support from Santander
A £100,000 award from Santander will fund two significant projects to promote, develop and understand entrepreneurship.
BBKNewsItemScience Week 2018
Running from 18-21 June, Birkbeck Science Week will explore the research taking place at the College.
BBKNewsItemBirkbeck student awarded MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours
Anne-Marie Canning, who studies Public Policy and Management at Birkbeck, was recognised in the Honours for services to higher education.
BBKNewsItem application/x-makerArt exhibition uses animation to illuminate the medieval book
The exhibition, entitled Capsule: Inside the Medieval Book, uses modern animation to understand medieval objects. It will run from 26 June - 28 July 2018 in the Peltz Gallery, Birkbeck School of Arts.
BBKNewsItemInternational strength recognised in world rankings for Birkbeck
The College’s research publications and international focus have seen Birkbeck ranked in the global top 30% chosen to be in the 2019 QS World University Rankings.
BBKNewsItem‘Left cradling bias’ linked to better social cognitive abilities in children
A study of 98 typically developing children showed that those who cradle dolls on the left side show higher social cognitive abilities than those who do not, indicating the importance of the left cradling bias in children’s social development.
BBKNewsItemThe first AIDS Histories And Cultures Festival will come to London in July 2018
Convened by the Raphael Samuel History Centre at Birkbeck and Queen Mary University of London, along with Ash Kotak, the festival will explore the histories and cultures of HIV/AIDS from the 1980s to the present day.
BBKNewsItemYale honour for Birkbeck academic
Influential film theorist Professor Laura Mulvey was awarded an honorary degree by the leading US university.
BBKNewsItem D source codeThree Minute heroes selected
Birkbeck doctoral students competed in annual contest with Keith Jarrett taking the overall £500 prize.
BBKNewsItemAcclaim for Embroidered Minds as medals are awarded
Birkbeck's Professor Marjorie Lorch had an important role in creating the RHS Chelsea Flower Show garden which has landed a Silver Gilt medal.
BBKNewsItemBirkbeck rises to legal challenge
The College's Law School is through to the national final of mooting contest.
BBKNewsItem Octet StreamThe Ronald Tress Memorial Lecture: What are the Challenges of Big Data?
Professor Sir Adrian Smith FRS discussed the impact of digital transformation and data science on the world today.