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Speed-Networking Leads to New Bids

20 February 2017
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Three applications for internal funding have been approved by the Research and Academic Strategy Office following the first Open IDEAS event. 

The Environmental Costs of Trump's Wall - Shonil Bhagwat

15 February 2017
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As Donald Trump pushes ahead with his plan, Shonil Bhagwat argues we should be building wildlife bridges on the US-Mexico border – not walls.

The Capability Approach to Human Development

28 February 2017

First year PhD students are invited to the fourth in a series of seminars that invite them to think about the application of theory to research within international development.

Rights, Riots and Realities in Global Higher Education (internal-only)

11 January 2017
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Dr Jo Beall (British Council) examines the global trends, challenges and opportunities faced by higher education today.

Why Climate Activism Resembles a Religious Movement

6 February 2017

If addressing climate change requires a shift of focus from political leadership to grassroots activism, the similarities with the way in which religious movements spread may even be a strength.

February ID@OU Newsletter

3 February 2017
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In February's issue: African Literatures, interdisciplinarity & the importance of higher education.