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

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

      Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:48:40 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 16:17:03 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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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 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

    63. 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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      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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      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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      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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      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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      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

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      Computer software to aid in elderly care

      City's Centre for Human Human-Computer Interaction Design joins forces with Systema Solutions to develop software which will deliver improved care for older people.

      Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:41:02 GMT

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      City hosts Chevening Scholars

      On 3rd July, IBM Subject Expert, Dr Trevor Davis, gave Scholars his thoughts on leadership and creativity, during a talk organized by Eduardo Duarte Zanelato, studying on the Masters in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership (MICL) programme.

      Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:37:02 GMT

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      City academics to attend UXPA 2014

      Dr Simone Stumpf and Dr Sara Jones will be attending the User Experience Professionals' Association (UXPA) London Conference from 21st-24th July.

      Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:30:07 GMT

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      BBC Director-General announces plans for a 'competitive revolution' for the UK broadcast industry

      During an event at City University London, Lord Tony Hall unveiled proposals to make all of the BBC's output open to competitive tender from commercial companies

      Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:57:38 GMT

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      Staff and students recognised for green achievements

      City has held its fifth annual Environmental Champions and Green Impact Awards ceremony

      Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:15:36 GMT

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      How City helped kickstart a student success story

      Popcord has gone from strength to strength by taking advantage of the support the University offers to entrepreneurs

      Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:37:24 GMT

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      All systems go for Silverstone

      City Racing Team's CR14 racing car will be competing in the IMechE Formula Student competition from 10th-13th July.

      Wed, 02 Jul 2014 07:14:37 GMT

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      Taking the lead in medical imaging

      Dr Greg Slabaugh and Dr Constantino Carlos Reyes-Aldasoro will be co-chairing the 18th annual Medical Image Understanding and Analysis conference from 9th to 11th July.

      Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:07:49 GMT

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      Enabling recorded knowledge

      The new Department of Library & Information Science cements City's long-standing tradition of education and research in the field of Information Science, which began in 1961.

      Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:20:29 GMT

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      Tracking the most photographed locations in London

      Alex Kachkaev, a PhD student in City University London’s giCentre, creates a visualisation of the places where people like to take photos around the capital.

      Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:41:41 GMT

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      City academic features prominently in BBC 2 documentary

      In the Horizon programme, 'Where is flight MH370?' Professor David Stupples explains the radar and communications technology surrounding the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 aircraft.

      Fri, 20 Jun 2014 21:06:00 GMT

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      Made@City creates a buzz during London Technology Week

      Daniel Grewal, Tracey Booth and Abi Roper from the School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering, take top honours in the second edition of the competition which brings out the best in student innovation, creativity and use of technology.

      Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:05:05 GMT

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      School of Health Sciences rewards educational excellence

      Health Has Got Talent event demonstrates excellence and innovation in teaching

      Thu, 19 Jun 2014 12:03:24 GMT

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      "Being British Today": findings from annual British Social Attitudes survey released

      City University London academics contribute chapter on democracy

      Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:00:29 GMT

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      Queen's Birthday Honour for University Secretary

      Frank Toop made a Member of the Order of the British Empire

      Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:19:31 GMT

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      Enhancing professional development

      City students returning from their industry placements took part in a poster competition on 16th June to demonstrate their work experience and achievements.

      Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:40:24 GMT

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      Law lecturer advises authorities in Africa on combating financial crime

      The Commonwealth Secretariat invited Alexander Mills to speak about tackling corruption and money laundering

      Mon, 16 Jun 2014 10:22:18 GMT

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      City University London celebrates London Technology Week

      University to host a series of events to support London’s inaugural technology festival

      Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:49:33 GMT

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      City's Circus for the Senses wows audiences at Natural History Museum

      Research showcased as part of Universities Week

      Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:14:37 GMT

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      City in the Big Apple

      Financial Journalism masters students fly to New York for summer school

      Fri, 13 Jun 2014 17:06:37 GMT

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      City University London wins national public engagement award

      Academics from the School of Health Sciences win prestigious national award for mental health public engagement work

      Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:01:48 GMT

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      Accountability and citizen participation are crucial in the process of local sustainability

      City academic says local people should have a significant say about the manner in which changes introduced to improve their lives are formulated and implemented

      Thu, 12 Jun 2014 14:22:21 GMT

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      City to host Made@City at London Technology Week

      The stage is set on 17th June for students from the School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering to promote their use of technology and creativity before thousands of investors, developers and entrepreneurs.

      Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:02:50 GMT

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      City University London student wins 2014 Anthony Howard Award for Young Journalists

      Ashley Cowburn named the winner of the prestigious £25,000 prize and fellowships at The Times, the Observer and New Statesman

      Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:57:33 GMT

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      Modelling evolutionary change

      City's Mathematical Biology Group to host one-day conference on Evolutionary Dynamics and Complexity on Friday 13th June.

      Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:24:32 GMT

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      Stand out from the crowd

      City University London to host free two day conference on crowdfunding

      Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:47:15 GMT

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      Students from Ohio University visit City for health summer school

      Ohio University students visit City University London for summer school

      Mon, 09 Jun 2014 14:58:00 GMT

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      Improved student experience helps push City up university league table

      City University London moves to 35th place in the Guardian University Guide 2015

      Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:59:44 GMT

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      City University London backs 'Connecting Tech City' initiative

      University supports crowd-funding campaign to connect London's tech firms with local young people

      Tue, 03 Jun 2014 13:49:15 GMT

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      Silicon Spires meets Silicon Roundabout

      City University London partners with the University of Oxford to support digital and tech entrepreneurs

      Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:40:53 GMT