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      Mental health nursing cuts

      City University London academic warns of mental health services strain

      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:31:47 GMT

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      City student entrepreneur finds success at Institute of Directors Awards

      Popcord co-founder celebrated for his directorial business skills

      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:00:08 GMT

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      Barts Charity to fund City mental health research

      Study to investigate diabetes care in people with severe mental illness

      Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:07:29 GMT

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      Cyberjacking commercial airplanes

      In his interview with The Guardian about his collaborative cybersecurity research, Professor David Stupples comments on the possibilities of digitally compromising an aircraft.

      Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:14:23 GMT

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      City academics deliver largest ever telemonitoring study

      Professor Stanton Newman, Dean of the School of Health Sciences, leads largest randomised control trial of telehealth and telecare in the world

      Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:48:59 GMT

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      A closer look at the EU in global trade matters

      Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the EU to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Mr Angelos Pangratis, will deliver a lecture titled ‘‘The Paradox of Multilateralism and the WTO: The role of the EU in the WTO” at 6pm on 2nd December in Room A130 in the College Building.

      Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:09:20 GMT

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      Improving the quality of dementia care

      Care staff looking after sufferers of dementia express their satisfaction with mobile phone apps developed by a team of researchers led by Professor Neil Maiden.

      Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:45:03 GMT

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      City academics contribute to report on the frail elderly

      Professors Julienne Meyer and David Oliver consult on HSJ/Serco Commission on care for the elderly

      Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:53:45 GMT

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      Cass Christmas Angels have £100,000 to help entrepreneurs

      Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:29:19 GMT

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      The EU and the Western Balkans - where next?

      City to host roundtable discussionwith leading academics and policy-makers

      Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:03:48 GMT

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      Kick-starting safer cycling

      City students launch crowdfunding campaign to help develop bike indicators

      Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:06:07 GMT

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      Child and adolescent mental health

      Sarah Campbell, senior lecturer and programme director of the MSc in Child & Adolescent Mental talks about her role, the course and the key issues in the sector

      Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:15:08 GMT

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      City students looking to 'Nudge' you for support

      PhD entrepreneurs launch Kickstarter campaign

      Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:58:54 GMT

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      Bright prospects for the Greek oil and gas sector

      Dimitrios Arvanitis, a PhD candidate in The City Law School, addresses Greece’s important regional and geostrategic role as a natural gas supplier.

      Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:17:17 GMT

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      Towards a new science of cuisine

      City will host Professor Charles Spence of Oxford University, who will deliver a lecture in the Oliver Thompson Lecture Theatre on 12th November, titled “Gastrophysics: the new science of the table".

      Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:47:07 GMT

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      City academic takes top Brazilian literary prize

      Dr Carolina Matos takes the communications category in the Premio Jabuti awards

      Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:16:12 GMT

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      City wins major EU innovation award

      Dr Eduardo Alonso leads the victorious team which carried off the First Prize of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology’s(EIT) ICT Labs Idea Challenge on Smart Energy Systems, held in Berlin on the 31st October.

      Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:48:29 GMT

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      Knowledge organization goes mobile

      City's Department of Library and Information Science organised a half-day event with the UK chapter of the International Society for Knowledge Organisation (ISKO UK) on 5th November.

      Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:39:23 GMT

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      Eye diseases identified by how we watch TV

      One of the leading causes of blindness worldwide could be detected by how our eyes respond to watching TV according to a new study from researchers at City University London.

      Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:01:12 GMT

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      Twenty five years of the Bar Vocational Course

      Professor Peter Hungerford-Welch, Head of Professional Programmes at the City Law School, recounts the story of the innovative Bar Vocational Course, which recently celebrated its 25th year.

      Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:49:27 GMT

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      New BBC series filmed at City's Department of Music

      Historic performances recreated on camera for Sound of Song

      Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:33:35 GMT

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      Exploring the Science of Invisibility

      The 41st annual Edwards Lecture, delivered by Professor Sir John Pendry FRS on the 29th of October, offered a glimpse into the extraordinary future possibilities of metamaterials.

      Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:34:51 GMT

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      City co-sponsors UN consultation

      Dr Sara Silvestri consults on religion and development post 2015

      Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:04:55 GMT

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      Q and A with Clifford Thompson

      City University London alumnus discusses prestigious summer scholarship

      Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:41:40 GMT

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      City celebrates World Usability Day

      On 13th November the Centre for Human-Computer Interaction Design will team up with the UXPA UK to host their event themed around ‘engagement’.

      Thu, 06 Nov 2014 16:55:39 GMT

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      'Fundamentally we're better together'

      Professor Nicholas Christakis talks social networks to an audience at Cass

      Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:50:47 GMT

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      13 years on, should 'BRIC' now be shortened to 'IC'?

      Famous emerging market economist Jim O'Neill talks to an audience at City

      Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:37:47 GMT

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      More than just a happy accident

      Research carried out by Lecturer in Information Interaction, Dr Stephann Makri, suggests that though serendipity cannot be directly controlled, it can be sought after and influenced and may have implications for interactions in the digital domain.

      Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:16:19 GMT

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      A tribute to Efua Dorkenoo

      Efua Dorkenoo OBE, an Honorary Visiting Senior Fellow in the School of Health Sciences, sadly passed away on Saturday 18 October.

      Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:54:10 GMT

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      City's MSc in Data Science registers record intake

      New postgraduate course draws on strengths in machine learning, neural computing, high performance computation, and visual analytics.

      Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:05:07 GMT

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      City dominates in Student Media Awards shortlist

      Four City students nominated for this year's Guardian Student Awards

      Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:09:20 GMT

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      'Taste the dust, feel the heat - but it's not worth dying for'

      City hosts powerful debate on the safety of reporting from the Middle East

      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:36:38 GMT

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      Surviving and thriving in a changing legal market

      The City Law School's (CLS) Andrew Worthley joins a Question Time style panel of experienced barristers and solicitors at a Legal Cheek event at Gray's Inn on 21st October, to explore what it is like to be a law student in 2014 against the background of rapid change in the legal market.

      Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:12:03 GMT

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      Putting on the cloak of concealment

      Professor Sir John Pendry of Imperial College London will address 'The Science of Invisibility' in the 41st Edwards Lecture on 29th of October.

      Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:49:45 GMT

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      How open is "Open Access"?

      City's Department of Library & Information Science marks the 7th International Open Access Week on the 23rd October with a panel discussion titled "Open Access: Where are We Now?"

      Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:52:04 GMT

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      Maternal mental health

      City University London academic calls for recognition of mental health issues for expectant and new mothers following new report

      Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:35:01 GMT

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      Showcasing City's culture

      University to host four events for fifth annual Inside Out Festival

      Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:10:03 GMT

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      Are we seeing a revival in investigative journalism?

      Interview with acclaimed US journalist Anya Schiffrin

      Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:47:19 GMT

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      City Law School academic appointed to National DNA Database Ethics Group

      Professor Jennifer Temkin, director of City Law School's Forensic Science and the Legal Process course, has been appointed to the National DNA Database Ethics Group (NDDEG).

      Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:46:04 GMT

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      The joys and challenges of coding

      First-year computer science students showcased their interactive and graphical projects after an intensive two-week coding bootcamp.

      Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:21:12 GMT

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      City University London academics expose flaws in the “value of a prevented fatality”.

      New research spearheaded by Professor of Engineering Development, Professor Philip Thomas, demonstrates the invalidity of a widely used measurement which may have compromised the safety of UK citizens for the last 15 years.

      Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:43:27 GMT

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      City civil engineering academic wins EPSRC Bright Ideas Award

      Senior Lecturer in Structural Engineering, Dr Agathoklis Giaralis, has won a £250,000 award for his innovative pitch to the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Bright Ideas Awards (The Big Pitch: Ground, structural and water engineering) for the optimum design of tall...

      Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:10:11 GMT

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      The role of law in the transatlantic relationship

      Dr Elaine Fahey, Senior Lecturer in the City Law School, has co-edited a new book titled ‘A Transatlantic Community of Law’, which brings together legal perspectives on the relationship between the EU and US legal orders.

      Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:02:44 GMT

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      City's future stars shine bright at Startup Fest 2014

      The event celebrates student enterprise and entrepreneurship

      Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:51:09 GMT

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      Optical expert

      Having spent over 50 years at City University London since joining as a student in the sixties Henri Obstfeld helps runs the Optical Appliances Testing Service, one of the leading independent laboratories of its kind in the UK

      Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:54:48 GMT

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      Food Banks: a New Crisis for Old Plates?

      Special edition of the British Food Journal edited by Professor Martin Caraher

      Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:46:53 GMT

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      Caring for the future

      New behavioural styles assessment will help assess if applicants have the right values to become successful healthcare professionals

      Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:44:32 GMT

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      Let's get it started!

      City University London hosts its annual entrepreneurship fair

      Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:50:33 GMT

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      City student finds success with first book

      Faber & Faber to publish Rod Reynold'€™s debut novel

      Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:03:36 GMT

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      City Law School academic awarded distinguished EU Law Chair

      Professor of European Law, Professor Panos Koutrakos, has been awarded a Jean Monnet Chair in EU Law by the European Commission.

      Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:59:30 GMT

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      Making the cut in music technology research

      City's Music Informatics Research Group (MIRG) joins forces with City's Music Department and King's College London's Centre for Telecommunications Research on 14th October in the College Building's Performance Space for a presentation of Cutting Edge Research.

      Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:16:10 GMT

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      Understanding and communicating cyber risk to critical infrastructure

      Researchers at City's Centre for Software Reliability (CSR) have won a £400,000 Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) grant to carry out work in communicating and evaluating cyber risk to industrial control systems.

      Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:17:16 GMT

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      Top award for City alumnus

      Paul Pires, a 2014 BSc Computer Science graduate, was awarded the Best Undergraduate Computing Student prize at City by the Central London chapter of the British Computer Society.

      Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:51:59 GMT

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      City Law School to host 4th Maritime Law Symposium in Greece

      The City Law School's Professor Chris Ryan and Professor John Carlton of the School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, are featured speakers at the 4th Maritime Law Symposium which is being held at the Hilton Athens on 2nd October.

      Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:30:07 GMT

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      Professor Ken Grattan elected as President of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO)

      George Daniels Professor of Scientific Instrumentation and Dean of the City Graduate School, Professor Ken Grattan, has been elected to serve as President of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO) for the period 2015-2018.

      Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:40:25 GMT

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      Evaluating engineering and product design education

      City MEng graduate, Sara Linda, presented a paper on engineering and product design education on September 5th at the 16th International Conference at the University of Twente, in which she explored learning outcomes for students participating on the collaborative European Global Product...

      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:20:39 GMT

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      Gearing up for the new academic year

      Jake Grant and Tom Agars, members of the winning Cold Fusion team during the eighth world finals of the F1 in Schools competition (Abu Dhabi, 2012) have arrived at City from Australia to take up their top prize engineering scholarships.

      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:37:52 GMT

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      New optical suite to provide state-of-the-art eye care

      City University London's Fight for Sight Eye Optometry Clinic will use the latest technology from Topcon to deliver excellent eye care for the general public and local businesses in the heart of the city

      Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:58:53 GMT

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      City academic elected as a Fellow

      Professor of Software and System Dependability, Professor Robin Bloomfield, has become a Fellow of the prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE).

      Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:18:02 GMT

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      The secret to a longer life

      Keep your waist to less than half your height, study suggests

      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:07:56 GMT

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      The rise of the referendum?

      New data from the European Social Survey (ESS) reveals a 'democratic deficit' across Europe

      Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:26:05 GMT

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      Nurturing coding talent

      City mentor Charlie Watson assists Stemettes, a charity that introduces young girls to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and whose members were recently interviewed by BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat in the City Interaction Lab.

      Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:44:17 GMT

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      Care for older people doesn't come top of the list, but we disregard them at our peril

      Radical reform and a public debate about the future funding of health and social care are urgently needed, writes Professor Julienne Meyer in The Conversation

      Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:17:28 GMT

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      Analysing an aviation tragedy

      Director of City's aviation management programmes, Captain Tilmann Gabriel, is interviewed by BBC London Television regarding the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) report into last year's fatal Vauxhall helicopter crash.

      Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:28:21 GMT

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      Tracking the proceeds of crime

      Alexander Mills travelled to Africa to educate prosecutors on how to tackle money laundering and confiscate criminal assets

      Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:59:54 GMT

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      Lighting the path for UK photonics research

      Professor Azizur Rahman has been selected as president of the prestigious Optical Society of America’s (OSA) first local section in the UK.

      Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:35:15 GMT

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      City academic bowls over Mac App Store games enthusiasts

      Cricket Captain 2014, developed by games technology lecturer Dr Chris Child rises to third in the UK and Australia in apps and first in games on the Mac App Store listings and is assisting in developing the next generation of games technologists.

      Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:13:56 GMT

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      Who owns Street Art?

      Academic argues that graffiti and street art deserve copyright protection

      Tue, 09 Sep 2014 13:35:58 GMT

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      When stars collide

      Formula 1 study reveals why hiring two top performers could be a fast-track to failure

      Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:03:17 GMT

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      Debating access to personal data

      David Haynes, a PhD student and Visiting Lecturer in the School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, analyses new rules issued by the UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).

      Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:45:03 GMT

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      City academic pushes for care sector reforms in new Demos report

      Professor Julienne Meyer plays an important role as commissioner in Demos Commission on Residential Care

      Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:25:43 GMT

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      City academic elected to lead Europe's earthquake engineering body

      Professor of Civil Engineering, Professor Andreas Kappos, has been elected Secretary-General of the European Association for Earthquake Engineering (EAEE).

      Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:02:55 GMT

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      City academic addresses delegations from China and Google

      Dr Neil Thurman delivers two summer guest lectures

      Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:20:29 GMT

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      City academic to speak on cavitation

      Professor John Carlton will address the current understanding of issues and future research into cavitation at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) on 16th September.

      Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:42:10 GMT

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      Tiny implanted sensor and your smartphone could help prevent blindness

      Scientists have proposed a way to monitor glaucoma using a tiny device implanted in the eye

      Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:32:10 GMT

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      New survey reveals level of ethnic minority representation on TV

      Only two broadcasters, BBC and Sky One, accurately represent the ratio of white people to ethnic minorities in England and Wales

      Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:53:54 GMT

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      National Student Survey places City in the top 3 London universities for 8 subjects

      Students rated City the best University in London for Aural and Oral Sciences, Mechanical Engineering and Ophthalmics

      Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:34:02 GMT

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      Is it possible to cyberjack modern airplanes?

      Professor David Stupples will give a presentation at the 2014 Science and Information Conference (SAIC) which addresses how aircraft avionic and flight control systems may be subverted in a cyber attack.

      Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:48:39 GMT

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      City student up for international literary award

      David Young’s novel shortlisted for the 2014 Yeovil Literary Prize

      Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:51:14 GMT

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      City academic elected to prestigious RSA Fellowship

      Professor of Pervasive Computing, Professor Adrian Cheok, is honoured at becoming a new Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA).

      Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09:53:26 GMT

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      City alumna takes drama outside the theatre at Edinburgh Fringe

      City alumna Aisha Zia’s play about Muslim female boxers is being performed at this year’s Edinburgh Festival

      Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:30:45 GMT

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      City academic assists at Marikana Massacre inquiry

      The Inquiry is investigating the deaths of 44 people in South Africa's platinum mining belt in 2012

      Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:32:36 GMT

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      Investing in the future

      City University London receives a donation of equipment from Capumen International Recruitment for the Interaction Lab of the Centre for Human Computer Interaction (HCI) Design.

      Wed, 06 Aug 2014 11:51:58 GMT

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      City commemorates the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War

      A visual display was unveiled to illustrate the contributions made by men and women from the University

      Wed, 06 Aug 2014 11:34:34 GMT

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      Planning for unreality; the future of documents

      Dr Lyn Robinson explains how information professionals must adapt to manage new types of documents.

      Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:18:25 GMT

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      City promotes its courses and research at Farnborough

      Schoolchildren, prospective students and alumni visit the City stand during the Farnborough International Airshow.

      Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:43:22 GMT

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      CityStarters shortlisted for a National Enterprise Educators Award

      Success of City’s student enterprise initiative recognised with award nomination

      Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:38:51 GMT

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      City researcher wins 2014 Royal Academy of Engineering Fellowship

      Dr Emmanouil Benetos aims to produce a multipurpose software tool capable of analysing music recordings and complex acoustic scenarios.

      Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:58:32 GMT

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      City research fellow receives prestigious Fulbright Award

      Award will enable Dr Shema Tariq to take up a visiting scholar's post in New York in order to analyse data from South Africa to explore reasons for late diagnosis of HIV infection

      Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:34:12 GMT

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      Integrating healthy lifestyles into urban design

      Principal Urban Design Advisor at Transport for London (TfL), Gareth Sumner, wins City's 2014 Design Council Masters in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership (MICL) Scholarship Competition.

      Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:40:03 GMT

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      Cass Business School triumphs at inaugural Investment Marketing and Innovation Awards

      Professor Andrew Clare and Dr Nick Motson take the academic category

      Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:51:17 GMT

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      Report shows 137,000 Women and Girls with FGM in England and Wales

      New report from City shows that the numbers of women with Female Genital Mutilation living in England and Wales has increased

      Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:00:07 GMT

    93. Students celebrate their achievements at City’s summer graduation ceremonies

      Students celebrate their achievements at City’s summer graduation ceremonies

      Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:12:22 GMT

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      Nobel laureate recieves honorary degree

      Sir Paul Nurse is recognised for his outstanding contribution to biological sciences

      Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:53:37 GMT

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      Distinguished law alumna receives honorary degree

      Sandie Okoro recognised for her outstanding achievements in the legal profession

      Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:31:49 GMT

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      City awards first international joint degree certificates

      2014 graduates from Erasmus Mundus MA in Journalism, Media and Globalisation receive joint certificates from City University London and Aarhus University, Denmark

      Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:31:18 GMT

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      City of London community and spiritual leader awarded honorary degree

      City University London recognises the Reverend Dr Martin Dudley

      Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:46:40 GMT

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      Is David Cameron really committed to promoting more women?

      City University London's Professor Jo Silvester and Dr Carolina Matos comment ahead of anticipated Cabinet re-shuffle

      Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:32:50 GMT

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      City academic calls on government to fix 'broken food system'

      Professor Tim Lang and civil society organisations produce report to challenge current thinking on farming, wildlife, food and health

      Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:49:12 GMT

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      Optometry Professor awarded significant Novartis grant

      Money will be used to investigate treatments for age-related macular degeneration in NHS clinics

      Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:52:09 GMT