Love at first sight: Your Bristol love stories 8 February 2018 Countless alumni meet their partners at Bristol. For some, it's love at first sight and for others it takes a little more convincing (and dancing), but however they started, our alumni are still going strong, even decades later.
  • A friend indeed: Your Bristol stories 30 July 2018 What's a bit of swine flu between friends? For Friendship Day [30 July] we asked you about the friends you made at Bristol and you didn't disappoint. From dancing in the street to film marathons and swine flu, here are a handful of the stories of why your time at Bristol became such an important part of your lives.
  • The ‘heart’ starts beating: moving forward with the £80 million library vision 19 July 2018 By Ely J Kahn
  • Message from the Chair: The Sense of Momentum 18 July 2018 An update from Lesley Silvester, Chair of the University of Bristol US Foundation
  • Women in engineering: Michelle McDowell, MBE FREng 25 June 2018 Michelle McDowell MBE FREng (BSc 1984, Hon DEng 2012), studied Civil Engineering at the University of Bristol. When she graduated she became a structural engineer. As her career progressed she has led many high-profile and award-winning projects, including the refurbishment of the Royal Albert Hall. In 2011 Michelle was awarded an MBE for services to the construction industry and she is now the Chair of Civil and Structural Engineering at BDP. We spoke to her on International Women in Engineering Day 2018.
  • Alumni in Queen's Birthday Honours 2018 18 June 2018 Following the announcement of the Queen’s birthday honours list, we're delighted to congratulate Bristol alumni who have been recognised for their outstanding achievements and service.
  • University of Bristol Foundation Inc Board 31 May 2018 The US Foundation and its Board unites local networks, bringing alumni together through networking and communications, and works hard to raise Bristol’s profile and encourage the best and brightest students to study here. For alumni and friends interested in supporting Bristol, the US Foundation also offers tax-efficient means of donating to the University.
  • Think big: £100k to University scholarship fund 16 May 2018 More talented international students will be able to realise their dream of studying at a prestigious UK institution thanks to the generosity of Bristol alumni who have contributed £100k to the University’s scholarship fund, Think Big.
  • Bristol's wizard of wireless 11 May 2018 Interviewed by South West Business, Professor Joe McGeehan was the first man to solve technical challenges that allowed data to be transferred through radio and later mobile phones. Without it, we wouldn’t have smart phones, let alone the internet of things.
  • Made in Bristol: Professor Weicheng Cui (PhD 1990) 25 April 2018 Professor Weicheng Cui (PhD 1990) is one of China’s most remarkable scientists and a proud alumnus of the University of Bristol. The world-renowned pioneer of deep sea exploration had the opportunity to congratulate the latest graduates of Bristol when he joined the University as Distinguished Guest at its first ever graduation celebration in Shanghai, on Saturday 14 April.
  • 2018 impact update: Keeping Bristol brilliant 25 April 2018 Since October this year, thousands of alumni and friends have chosen to support students, bringing the best and brightest minds to Bristol. Here are just a few to say thank you.
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