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Alumni award tops off 2018 for Birmingham engineer, Asha

Following on from being named in a new book as one of the city’s most influential women, structural engineer Asha Devi has received an Alumni Award from BMet. The associate director at Arup was presented with her award at the college’s

West Midlands parents prioritise careers that make a difference

Parents in the West Midlands want their children to have a future that makes a positive difference in society, according to new research released to mark the start of Tomorrow’s Engineers Week.

Newman’s Article 26 Student Graduates with 1st

Newman University, Birmingham offers an Article 26 Scholarship scheme which gives a 100% tuition fee waiver and limited additional financial support to assist with study and travel expenses for one student each year.

Noreen M Carrocci and Rachel Joy Shenton become Newman Honorary Graduates

Tuesday 23rd October saw Newman University graduates celebrate their success at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham. Among those celebrating were this year’s Honorary Graduates; each year Newman University awards an Honorary Degree to those it feels

The Old Joint Stock, Birmingham wins Town Pub of the Year

The Old Joint Stock in Birmingham has been named Town Pub of the Year 2019 in this year’s edition of The Good Pub Guide 2018. The pub, which is renowned in Birmingham for its stunning architecture and warm welcome, is also home to the Old Joint Stock

Newman’s Dr Burnett receives Research Grant Scholarship

Dr Elizabeth-Jane Burnett of Newman University, Birmingham has recently received the news that she has been successful with her application to the BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grant Project. The grants are available to support primary research in the

Midlands pupils fill their boots for the RNLI

Children from Woodthorne Primary School in Wolverhampton travelled more than 100 miles to find their nearest lifeboat station – and handed over a cheque for £758 to Conwy RNLI. The youngsters from Tettenhall held a fundraiser for the RNLI

Senior Newman University Lecturer set to retire after 19 years of service

Much loved Senior Lecturer in Theology at Newman University, David McLoughlin, is set to retire this summer after 19 years with the university. David joined in 1999 where he split his time between being the university chaplain and also a lecturer.

E.ON opens its Energising Communities Fund and invites West Midlands charities and community groups

Charities and community groups in the West Midlands are invited to apply for up to £2,000 of funding through the E.ON Energising Communities Fund, available for the second time this year.

College backs Daniel for apprenticeship award success

BMet has congratulated an apprentice engineer for being a regional winner in the National Apprenticeship Awards 2017 and is backing him for further success in the national finals.

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