The William Webb Ellis cup will make a flying visit to the Brunel campus this weekend as part of a 100-day trophy tour to promote the biggest tournament in international rugby.
Giving students the chance to use their knowledge to meet the needs of the community and business could make their training more than just a one-way street, according to Professor Zahir Irani.
Three Brunel alumnae have been named in the Independent’s list of the most influential women in sport.
Brunel scientist Dr Catherine Meads has proved that listening to music before, during and after surgery reduces people’s pain, anxiety and need for painkillers – according to the most comprehensive review of available evidence so far, published today in The Lancet.
As well as achieving a first class honours BSC Occupational Therapy, Frances won many student prizes during her time at Brunel. Most recently, she received one of two annual Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for her exceptional contribution to student life.
Ever found yourself running out of battery on your phone while out and about and no power socket in sight?
Two design engineering students from Brunel University London, Doug Stokes and Chris Tait, were faced with coming up with a solution to just such a scenario within 48 hours at a Makeathon run by the UK’s Makerversity.
Now The Nipper, the world’s smallest emergency charger, which can run off of standard AA batteries is available via Kickstarter.