News articles from 2014

    • Can Madagascar

      Can Madagascar's lemurs be spared from extinction?

      An emergency action plan, co-authored by a Oxford Brookes University lecturer, is aiming to help save the lemurs of Madagascar in the middle of the country's current political and economic crisis.
      Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:58:24 GMT

    • Pedal-powered cinema lined up for Sustainability Week

      Pedal-powered cinema lined up for Sustainability Week

      A film screening powered by the audience riding bikes is just one quirky highlight in the most ambitious Sustainability Week yet – marking Oxford Brookes' tenth year since becoming the world’s first Fairtrade University.
      Fri, 21 Feb 2014 10:38:36 GMT

    • Speaking your language

      Speaking your language

      The international team at Oxford Brookes have been developing new materials designed to help prospective students find out about the University in their own languages.
      Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:01:54 GMT

    • Live Friday at the Ashmolean

      Live Friday at the Ashmolean

      Oxford Brookes is to hold an historic event to announce the University's 150th anniversary celebrations.
      Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:25:25 GMT

    • Raising awareness of human rights through the Arts

      Raising awareness of human rights through the Arts

      The Oxford festival dedicated to raising awareness of human rights returns to the city for its 12th year this month (Monday 24 – Friday 28 February 2014).
      Mon, 10 Feb 2014 14:41:23 GMT

    • HRH The Duke of York to visit UTC Swindon

      HRH The Duke of York to visit UTC Swindon

      The Duke of York will visit UTC Swindon on Monday (10 February 2014).
      Thu, 06 Feb 2014 16:20:35 GMT

    • Raleigh-ing call for electric bike study

      Raleigh-ing call for electric bike study

      Raleigh UK is to support a pioneering study being led by Oxford Brookes University on the impact of electric bikes ('E-bikes') on older people's mobility and wellbeing.
      Wed, 05 Feb 2014 11:49:22 GMT

    • Lord Baker to visit UTC Swindon

      Lord Baker to visit UTC Swindon

      Founder of the Baker Dearing Educational Trust and former Home Secretary, The Right Honourable, the Lord Baker of Dorking CH, is to visit the UTC Swindon site on Tuesday (28 January 2014).
      Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:32:18 GMT

    • Ways Through Stone exhibition comes to the Glass Tank

      Ways Through Stone exhibition comes to the Glass Tank

      A sculptural installation focusing on the transformative qualities of material is currently on show at Oxford Brookes.
      Fri, 24 Jan 2014 11:20:19 GMT

    • Brookes’ social presence continues to grow

      Brookes’ social presence continues to grow

      Oxford Brookes is looking to build on its hugely successful social community with two new initiatives.
      Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:32:15 GMT