May news release archive

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Entrepreneurial Aston students set to represent UK in European Championships - 3rd May

A group of Aston Business students are to represent the UK Higher Education Sector in Warsaw in the European ‘Championships’ Competition in October 2007.

Aston University professor awarded Europe’s top bioenergy prize - 8th May

Professor Tony Bridgwater of Aston University received the Johannes Linneborn Prize for his outstanding contribution to developing energy from biomass at the world’s largest bioenergy conference today in Berlin.

In a league of their own - 9th May

With over 90 years football experience between them, two of Aston’s fittest fifty-somethings still haven’t lost their love of ‘the beautiful game’.

Jungle adventure for Aston student - 9th May

A psychology student from Aston University has just started the experience of a lifetime as she travels to work with one of the world’s leading evolutionary scientists at Harvard University.

It’s the chemistry challenge! - 14th May

Youngsters from local Birmingham schools will be have a fun-filled and educational day at Aston University on Wednesday, 16 May at the Salter's Festival of Chemistry. Each school will be represented by a team of four 11-13 year olds who will take part in fun experiments and challenges, including a dry ice demonstration.

Have you ever felt in competition with your brother or sister? - 15th May

New research at Aston University in Birmingham, UK, has uncovered deeper secrets hidden within the mystery of academic sibling rivalry.

Aston’s expertise helps develop energy solutions for India - 30th May

Engineers from Aston University in Birmingham are part of a national consortium to investigate enhanced biomass production and energy conversion for use in water-scarce areas of India.

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