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Arrival of MESPOM Students at the University of the Aegean touted in local news publication

May 31, 2013

The arrival of MESPOM students at the University of the Aegean in Greece has become an annual tradition on the island of Lesvos. Each year since 2005, a diverse group of students from around the world have traveled to Lesvos to complete 6 weeks of coursework focused specifically on environmental issues from the unique perspective of an island ecosystem. 

The Independent feature story on study in Sweden at the MESPOM partner IIIEE

May 2, 2013

 

 

 

 

The Independent feature story on study in Sweden at the MESPOM partner IIIEE

Full texts of MESPOM theses defended in 2012 are available

October 16, 2012

In June 2012, MESPOM cohort 2010-2012 had defended their theses and graduated. Student record offices of the universities participating in the MESPOM consortium are still working on dipomas, however full text versions of MESPOM theses 2012 are already available online. Please check http://mespom.eu/study/theses for updates!

UoM research grant and university ranking

October 11, 2011

The University of Manchester has just received £50 million investment on graphene research from the UK government. Graphene was discovered at the University in 2004 by Andre Geim and Kostya Novoselov, who won the Nobel prize for their discovery. The opening line of the Chancellor of the Exchequer George Oborne's keynote speech in Manchester had a dramatic resonance to students and faculty: "Tomorrow's world is being shaped here in Manchester." 

MESPOM / University of Manchester student shines in British Council's international student awards 2011

A MESPOM 2009/2011 student spending her third semester in the University of Manchester has picked up top accolades in a prestigious competition organised by the British Council.  Chinese student Tian Peng has been named the North West Region‘s Shine International Student of the Year 2011.