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Trump: 'Idiot' or the next Ronald Reagan? - Reading in the news Thurs 5 Jan

Release Date 05 January 2017

Is Donald Trump the new Ronald Regan?

Hereis a round up of the latest media coverage featuring the Uniuversity of Reading:


2017 in politics: Prof Ted Malloch (HBS) appeared on BBC Newsnight to discuss President-elect Trump, Brexit and the year ahead in world politics.

Robot farmers: News report on future techniques in farming, including comments by Dr Alistair Murdoch (Agriculture) who leads a research project on using robots to control weeds, in the Scottish Farmer.

Predict the weather: Article on alternative New Year resolutions, featuring UoR's Met Department MOOC, Come rain or shine - understanding the weather, in Mature Times.

Undemocratic Human Rights law?: Prof Danny Nichol (Law) is cited in a Family Law Week comment piece on whether laws on human rights should be set by judges or Parliament.


Malaysian campus: Feature on the Scott Brownrigg design practice who designed the UoR Malaysia campus, in In Design Live.


In other news:


  • UoR graduate Patrick Brill, aka Bob and Roberta Smith, was awarded an OBE in the New Years Honours.

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