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Over 70 staff awarded higher education fellowship

Over 70 staff awarded higher education fellowship

More than 70 UCB lecturers and support staff were hailed Fellows of the Higher Education Academy/Advance HE (HEA) at an event celebrating commitment to excellence.

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Vice-Chancellor and alumnus Rosie Ginday receive New Year's Honours

Vice-Chancellor and alumnus Rosie Ginday receive New Year's Honours

University College Birmingham is not only celebrating its Vice-Chancellor and Principal being awarded an OBE, but also a former student – the founder of Miss Macaroon – receiving an MBE.

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STATEMENT: Grade inflation news article

STATEMENT: Grade inflation news article

You may have seen recent news articles in the national press regarding a so-called "unexplained" upsurge in the number of first and upper second class degrees being awarded at universities UK-wide. Within this, University College Birmingham was named as one of the universities with the biggest increase in the last six years.

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Top of their game alumni return to share journeys with CAM students

Top of their game alumni return to share journeys with CAM students

The boss of a renowned Latin American casual dining chain, the only fully-certified, female sommelier in Birmingham and the restaurant manager of celebrity haunt The Ivy - three UCB alumni had students on the edge of their seats when they returned to the University to share their exciting journeys.

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National English Culinary Junior Team wins double-silver at world's biggest competition

National English Culinary Junior Team wins double-silver at world's biggest competition

The National English Junior Team - made up of UCB students and alumni - has been ranked in the top 12 teams in the world following an unprecedented performance at the Culinary World Cup.

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International rugby player on bill for uni open day

International rugby player on bill for uni open day

Leading international rugby player Maggie Alphonsi MBE will be one of the leading lights at University College Birmingham's All Stars Open Day this weekend.

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Millie marvels as UCB students sweep the board

Millie marvels as UCB students sweep the board

Extra hours of hard work paid off for student Millie Tibbins after she scooped second place in one of the country's most prestigious competitions for young chefs.

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Team UCB jet off to make their mark at Culinary World Cup

Team UCB jet off to make their mark at Culinary World Cup

A team led by UCB lecturer Mathew Shropshall is on its way to Luxembourg to take part in one of the world's leading competitions for chefs.

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Hired newsletter: Issue 5 2018

Hired newsletter: Issue 5 2018

Hired newsletter: Issue 5 2018

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Gin expert Chris enters into the spirit with masterclasss

Gin expert Chris enters into the spirit with masterclasss

Gin expert Chris Hoy spent time with students from our BTEC Hospitality with Events and Level 3 Food and Beverage Service courses, giving them a masterclass in the drink that has gone from being 'mother's ruin' to a premium spirit.

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