Children and young people have been challenged to put their thinking ‘capes’ on to design a new black British superhero.
The growth of the Far Right in the Midlands will be debated at a University of Wolverhampton event.
An international student studying at the University of Wolverhampton has shown he is on the ball after being signed up to play for Wednesbury Rugby Union Football Club
Sports students at the University of Wolverhampton are gaining first hand insight into working in professional football thanks to a partnership with Wolves.
Staff and students from the University of Wolverhampton will be flying the flag for equality at this year’s Birmingham Pride.
The University of Wolverhampton will be putting unique ceramics and glass artwork up for sale at its prestigious annual auction.
A University of Wolverhampton graduate has found a fitting career in fashion design by launching a range of modesty sportswear
A University of Wolverhampton Music graduate from Kingswinford was in tune with one of the world’s greatest classical singers
Students at the University of Wolverhampton fashioned a photography shoot for a local clothing company
The UK’s first British-Asian town mayor will be among the speakers at a University of Wolverhampton event to celebrate Asian Heritage Month.
A University of Wolverhampton professor has been chosen to help influence future education policy as part of a World Economic Forum group.
University of Wolverhampton staff enjoyed the sweet taste of success after achieving silver awards in a national cake competition.
Inspirational stories from retired and newly qualified nurses were shared during a special International Nurses’ Day event at the University of Wolverhampton.
The University of Wolverhampton is introducing a new Applied Physics degree course from September 2017.
The University of Wolverhampton has invested £1/2 million in new interactive teaching spaces offering Pharmacy students the right prescription for flexible learning.
The University of Wolverhampton’s Hereford Business Solutions Centre has struck an advertising deal with Hereford Football Club.
Computer Science degree students at the University of Wolverhampton have shown great aptitude in creating a mobile app for West Midlands Police front-line officers
The University of Wolverhampton celebrated its investment of £100 million in a construction super campus at a prestigious event at the House of Lords in London.
The University of Wolverhampton gave former brewery workers an exclusive tour of their old workplace to see how it is being transformed into an architecture and built environment super-campus.
A University of Wolverhampton graduate who organises a football tournament for women in deprived areas of Cameroon is appealing for sports equipment to support their next competition.
“My nursing career story doesn’t start off so great, so bear with me. It does get better.
A talented rhythmic gymnast is hoping to spin her way to the Commonwealth Games with support from the University of Wolverhampton.
Judo swept the board at the University of Wolverhampton’s annual sports awards.
Business-minded students at the University of Wolverhampton put their entrepreneurial skills to the test to raise almost £19,000 for local charities.
A pioneering risk management project co-ordinated by the University of Wolverhampton has scooped a win in this year’s West Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards 2017.
Students and graduates will share their experiences at a special event to celebrate the nursing profession at the University of Wolverhampton.
For the third year running, the University of Wolverhampton is staging its seven week festival across Wolverhampton in celebration of the arts.
Dedicated students who volunteer in the community and have completed successful work placements have been recognised by the University of Wolverhampton.
Three innovative business partnerships run by the University of Wolverhampton have been awarded an ‘outstanding’ grade by a Government agency.
Ambitious graduates and high flying businesses were celebrated at a glittering University of Wolverhampton awards ceremony.
This Interactive 3 hour workshop will cover the basic techniques, do's and don'ts of how to "Network" in order to successfully engage, interconnect and liaise with others to help you win Research Income
This is a half- day session covering the art, and science, of Grantmanship (the tricks) and is designed for all types of grant applications.
Each year, students from the University of Wolverhampton's Faculty of Arts showcase their final collections.
Story Box is a lo-tech story dispenser, present at the Arena Theatre throughout the festival
#Oursharedfutures is a multi media exhibition documenting the reality of those in flight from persecution and war, and the creative resilience of individuals forced to start their lives again in a foreign country.
Using thousands and thousands of pieces of the much-loved plastic bricks the master LEGO artist and author has created more than 70 awe-inspiring models from the Great Wall of China to Niagra Falls.
This display will showcase some of the many floral fetes and flower shows that have taken place in the area, using photographs and other archive material
Discover what makes a dinosaur! Be inspired by our full-size T rex skull; be dwarfed by our replica Baryonyx dinosaur and get to know Beaky, our resident Pterosaur.
Led by the dynamo British percussionist Joby Burgess (whose credits include Peter Gabriel, Max Richter and Eric Whitacre), sound and video trio, Powerplant, present a lavish audio feast where the worlds of minimalism and electronica collide.
Funky pre-school dance classes for girls and boys from 18 months to 4 years. At diddi dance we realise and encourage the endless enthusiasm and energy that toddlers have in an action packed, full of fun 45 minute dance class.
For Lilly, going to Indonesia isn't just another holiday with mum. It's a new start, and the chance to ride an elephant called Oona. But then the tsunami hit.
Information Overload is an exhibition of work by final year visual communication students in response to the term popularised in the 1970's by Alvin Toffler's book Future Shock which pointed to the effects on our decision making resulting from excessive content.
Each year, students from the University of Wolverhampton's Faculty of Arts showcase their work to local schools, colleges, businesses and the wider public.
Drapped in the gallows humour of 1920's Kaberett, two bearded ladies entertain you in a digital landscape of past and present; they re-trace Lucia Rippel's footsteps, who violently expelled from her home in 1945 walked 220 miles with her two children across the fractured landscape of Europe.
There's chaos in the kitchen when Signor Baffo is left in charge. Expect plates-full of fun, with generous helpings of silliness, mischief and adventure.
Streets Paved with Gold is a short play written and performed by Victor Richards. The play is set in the present, but explores recent history from the 1950's onwards.
The Macabre Makers are a collective of unique artists and crafts people, who create high quality handmade products with a decidedly dark leanings.
Hansu-Tori bring the music from their critically acclaimed multi-discipline ballet/jazz/illustration performance piece ('Wolves Are People Too') to the Arena Theatre. Featuring some of the UK's most creative and in-demand improvisers, the band will perform all new original music from the show.
Aprons starched, caps ironed, sensible shoes polished, and a bottle of Wartime Spirit secreted in their trolley, our Midwives on Call are ready to respond at a moment's notice to any unexpected deliveries at Artsfest.
A screening of the finest live-action and animated films made by the talented students of the University's School of Media.
Be inspired to write by works on display in the Art Gallery's current exhibitions, including Lego, Robert Perry and Charlotte Hodes.
Free screening of some bold and innovative micro-short films made by West Midlands based young filmmakers aged 16-24 for the Channel 4's Random Acts platform; watch the films and meet some of the artists.
Hear voices from around the world, distilled into poetry in this unique performance. Midland Creative Projects take the words of the world's poets and present them on stage with live music to create a celebration of our lives in all their forms.
The Holy Family Album: the Vision of Angela Carter, brings together art, film and literature to explore the enduring impact Angela Carter, one of the most distinctive literary voices of the last 100 years, still has on the human imagination.
Screening of two films by the internationally recognised Russian collective Chto Delat, 'It Hasn't Happened With Us Yet' (36min) and 'A Border Musical' (48min) followed by conversation with the artist Dmitry Vilensky.
Become a Craftplay Explorer and join our weekly stay and plays.
With striking aesthetics and a rousing soundtrack, THE BAND is a quirky, humorous display of desperate ambition and blind affection told through awe-inspiring dance, theatre and circus.
American rock trio who blend big vocals, intricate grooves and heavy guitars.
BERMUDA collective presents Alcoholism 1965, a giant floating sculpture of a pink elephant raising visual awareness and dialogue into the failings of society to deal issues relating to Alcoholism.
Explore your senses in our weekly Little Explorer sessions for children and babies up to 2 years
So the NHS got hacked last Friday. Already evidence of “the blame game” is beginning to appear. Why were the NHS using outdated / unpatched systems? Why did the NSA “loose” a cyber weapon? Why did Microsoft stop patching XP?
The Precarious Position of Human Rights Protection in the UK after Brexit
Professor George Kassimeris, Professor of Security Studies at the University of Wolverhampton, has been researching and writing on terrorism and political violence for more than 20 years.
The death of Martin McGuinness will inevitably lead to a period of reflection on both his personal activities and his legacy.
For International Women’s Day, Acting Dean of the Faculty of Science and Engineering and Professor of Science Education Nazira Karodia presented the University of Wolverhampton’s first Athena Swan Gilkison lecture. The event celebrated the University’s female professors. Here, Professor Karodia summarises some challenges in STEM education and the future.
A Coventry man has just been sentenced to four weeks in jail for being homeless and begging in a car park.[i] Professor Kate Moss asks: ‘Is this a good use of prison and does this approach demonstrate good governance or public policy?’
When the Statute of Artificiers was passed in 1563, there were many more apprentices in the City of London than there were university students or graduates.
In a modern society where tolerance of failure can be low and fear of failure paralysing, it is important to learn how to manage adversity. England Rugby has shown that it is possible to create a climate where growth follows failure. This is something everybody can learn from.
The on-going toxic vendetta between President Trump and the American media establishment (New York Times, Washington Post, CNN, and NBC etc.) regarding fake news, alternative facts, lies and hypocrisy has to do with only one thing: political survival.
An article published in the Guardian last week asked what would happen if a university went bust.
Tony Proctor gives his expert opinion on why not upgrading to the latest software can leave websites vulnerable to hacking.
Recently we blogged about the High Court ruling regarding the challenge to Theresa May’s ability to trigger Article 50
The immediate cause of the current 24-hour tube strike on the London Underground is about staffing levels and associated society issues.
Brexit means Brexit and we will have to help Theresa May make the best of it, says Andy Westwood
In the list of new words to enter the dictionary in 2016 - Trumpism, Brexit, post-truth - hygge seems somewhat out of place. Or does it?
Professor Kate Moss and Lynn Ellison, from the University of Wolverhampton’s Law School, take an in-depth look at Article 50.
Expert comment on the news that retail giant Marks and Spencer is to close 60 stores in the UK
Dr Christopher Stone, Senior Lecturer (Interpreting and Deaf Studies), recently spoke in the European Parliament
Where do the future cyber threats lie?
Images of armed police supervising the undressing of a Muslim woman on a Nice beach have gone viral in the last few days. The officers were apparently upholding the ban on the ‘burkini’, a swimsuit that covers the legs, arms and hair, and is contentious because of its religious connotations, read as provocative to the secular values of the French state.
Professor of Digital Learning John Traxler, is working with The United Relief and Works Agency for Palestine (UNRWA) to support education efforts where schools are running within areas of conflict. Here, he recounts one of many experiences working in these conditions.
Despite charitable support and awareness-raising, homelessness is still being criminalised in many areas.
Wales in the semi-finals of the Euros. One game away from the final and playing against a team that is yet to win in normal play. Why have Wales been successful?
In a time of ‘bregrets’, Dr Stuart Connor, Reader in Social Welfare at the University of Wolverhampton, reveals how research at the University of Wolverhampton is identifying and developing potential scenarios for medium to long term futures.
The European Union referendum campaign exposed both the complexity of the issue(s) and how poorly informed the electorate are about the EU
It is the worst UK constitutional crisis in living memory and it is not going away. Don't believe those politicians who tell you that the vote has to be respected.
The vote to leave the EU has major implications economically and politically. Economically, the £ had fallen by over 10% against the US$ and over 7% against the € before 9am today (Friday 24th June)
“Seeking a competitive advantage” mind-set is embedded in modern sport with athletes following lifestyles, training methods and diets aimed at giving an extra edge