News from 2023

Oxford Brookes University news from 2023

17 April 2023

Festival at Oxford Brookes University celebrates the importance and impact of creative industries

Thought-provoking music, talks, performances and much more are part of Oxford Brookes University’s Creative Industries Festival which takes place next month.

A dramatic scene from a theatrical performance

06 April 2023

Oxford Brookes’ green credentials recognised at prestigious awards ceremony

Oxford Brookes University has been recognised for its Net Zero emissions commitments at a prestigious awards ceremony, after implementing a heating system that will reduce carbon emissions on campus by up to 20%.

Oxford Brookes University representitives at the award ceremony

03 April 2023

New simulation ambulance enhances training for student paramedics at Oxford Brookes University

Student paramedics, nurses and midwives at Oxford Brookes University can experience life-like emergency and urgent care scenarios thanks to a new simulation ambulance.

Oxford Brookes students with the simulation ambulance

29 March 2023

New study at Oxford Brookes University to examine link between diet and multiple sclerosis

A new study aims to find specific diets that could improve the quality of life of people with multiple sclerosis.

Salmon with fresh salad vegetables

27 March 2023

Covid pandemic highlighted the need for more school nurses

More school nurses are needed to carry out vital child protection work, research by Oxford Brookes University and the University of Birmingham with the Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust has revealed.

Nursing symbols

23 March 2023

Oxford Brookes music lecturer researches the music used to depict characters in video games

The music used in the popular video game The Lord of The Rings Online to represent good and evil characters raises moral and ethical questions about cultural appropriation, according to research by a lecturer from Oxford Brookes University.

Dr Matt Lawson teaching at Oxford Brookes University

22 March 2023

Oxford Brookes University ranked as world leading institution in 19 subjects

Oxford Brookes University is world leading in 19 subjects, according to the latest global rankings published today.

World Leading in 19 subjects

21 March 2023

Poetry workshops inspired by Victorian writer highlight the role of unsung carers

A new series of poetry workshops to support carers in the community has been launched by Oxford Brookes University.

A stock image from the university of a person writing

21 March 2023

Success for Oxford Brookes School of Law in prestigious competitions

Oxford Brookes University School of Law triumphed in two prestigious competitions in the space of a week, with two of its alumni winning an international contest.

A photo from the Commonwealth Student Moot competition

16 March 2023

Sports wheelchairs bring accessible Rugby League to Oxford Brookes

Oxford Brookes University has taken delivery of 15 new sports wheelchairs thanks to a £15,000 grant from the Rugby League World Cup.

Three people with wheelchairs