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11 April 2014 Academy welcomes House of Lords report on impact of immigration rules on international STEM student applications to UK universities

10 April 2014 Key decisions looming on further development of wind power, says Academy

08 April 2014 Royal Academy of Engineering to pilot new accelerated endorsement process for Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) visa applications

01 April 2014 All RISE, enter the research leaders

01 April 2014 Can robots beat nature? Academy announces latest Ingenious projects

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News of Fellows

Professor Calestous Juma HonFREng appointed MIT's DUSP Martin Luther King Visiting Professor

Malcolm Brinded CBE FREng appointed to the BHP Billiton Board as an independent Non-executive Director

Professor Antonio Gens FREng awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Université Joseph Fourier-Grenoble

Professor Nick Jennings FREng appointed UK’s first Regius Professorship in Computer Science

Anne Glover CBE HonFREng and Dervilla Mitchell FREng appointed to the Council for Science and Technology

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Summer Soirée and Exhibition at the Manufacturing Technology Centre, 19 June 2014

Ingenia Issue 58

Read the stories in the Spring issue of Ingenia

Upcoming events

07 May 2014 National Mentoring Consortium 20th Annual Awards Ceremony

13 May 2014 Data Driven Diversity: The facts about being LGBT in the Engineering profession

14 May 2014 Enterprise Hub Showcase

03 June 2014 Cheltenham Science Festival 2014 - A Waterproof World?

04 June 2014 Innovation in aerospace

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Academy in the media

17th April 2014 Daily Mail: Designer paints concept airplanes inspired by dinosaurs, dolphins and even chickens - but could they ever fly?

14th April 2014 The Metro: Wind turbines: A blight on Britain’s countryside or the future of energy?

11th April 2014 Independent: New university technical colleges struggling to attract girls, says report.

10th April 2014 BBC Science in Action: Africa Engineering Prize

10th April 2014 Guardian: Academy report shows replacing onshore turbines with offshore wind would add extra cost to bills.

10th April 2014 The Daily Telegraph: More wind farms will require “smarter” grid to keep energy balance.

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