January news release archive

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Electric car trial to tackle carbon emissions - 13th January

Aston University and North Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust are piloting an exclusive electric car trial to help cut carbon emissions throughout the region.

Aston University celebrates Chinese New Year - 27th January

On Monday 9th February 2009, 80 youngsters from local schools with little or no prior knowledge of Chinese Mandarin will take part in a 'Celebrating China' day at Aston University’s Lakeside Conference Centre.

Aston University shares good practice - 19th January

Over 200 teachers and careers advisors from across the UK visited Aston University on 13th January for one of the largest events of its kind.

Aston MBA breaks into FT World Top 100 - 26th January

Aston Business School’s flagship full-time MBA has been ranked 77th in the world, in the latest rankings produced by the Financial Times (FT), which also places the programme 12th in the UK and 21st in Europe.

The City-Dwellers Guide to the Galaxy - 29th January

Do you spend more time looking up than looking down? Are you stirred by the beauty of the full moon or do you marvel at just how far away the stars in the night sky really are? Then you’ll probably be interested to hear that Aston University is home to the Birmingham Astronomical Society – and membership is open to everyone.

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