July news archive

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New residences project gets green light - 10th July

Aston University has now received formal planning permission for the Student Residences Project.

Formula Student to Formula One – student engineers race to glory - 13th July

Budding Lewis Hamiltons at Aston University unveiled their Formula Student (FS) racing car on Friday 6 July at Aston Business School.

Aston University congratulates Honorary Graduates - 16th July

Aston University will present the following honorary degrees at its degree ceremonies this week.

Applications up at Aston - 19th July

Applications to Aston University in Birmingham are currently 9.1% up on last year’s figures, at 15,325.

Hats off for youngsters! - 20th July

It was a very special day for local school pupils at Aston as pupils from Aston Towers Primary School took their places for a special graduation ceremony.

Aston Olympics encourages sports stars of tomorrow - 23rd July

Aston University was recently visited by over 120, nine and ten year olds from across Birmingham who arrived for a fun-filled day of ‘Olympic’ events.

Aston lecturer wins National Teaching Award - 24th July

A lecturer from Aston University has won a prestigious National Teaching Fellowship from the Higher Education Academy.

Aston leads the way for state school participation - 24th July

Aston University has a higher percentage of state school pupils than any other Top 20 UK university1, according to a new report.

Women of Outstanding Achievement come to Aston - 24th July

A photographic exhibition dedicated to women of achievement in science, engineering and technology (SET) is on show at Aston University this week.

July 2007 Degree Ceremonies - live webcasts at 11.00am and 2.00pm

Aston Media will be filming your ceremony as it happens live on the day and will be producing a broadcast quality DVD which you can purchase and keep as a memento.

Employable Graduates; Exploitable Research