April 2013

University to host wheelchair basketball event

Standard Life GB women’s wheelchair basketball team will face tough competition when they go up against The Netherlands, at the University of Wolverhampton this April.

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Regional schools pitch for business success

Budding entrepreneurs are celebrating after being crowned the overall winners of a business competition hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Prestigious Fellowship awarded to Professor

An academic based at the University of Wolverhampton has been awarded a Winston Churchill Travel fellowship in the area of medicine and health.

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International Festival draws crowds

The University of Wolverhampton once again played host to its annual International Festival on Thursday 21 March 2013.

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New €1 million research to help businesses

A €1 million research project focused on small businesses in the construction and manufacturing sectors is to be launched by University of Wolverhampton experts.

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University worker bids to be Masterchef

A University of Wolverhampton staff member is bidding to be crowned as Masterchef in the BBC1 primetime show.

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University on Indian Sub-Continent Mission

A delegation from the University of Wolverhampton will be travelling to India, Bangladesh and Nepal to raise the profile of the University, city and Black Country region

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Honour for Wolverhampton businessman

A leading Wolverhampton businessman has received an Honorary Degree from the University of Wolverhampton in recognition of his contribution to the construction industry.

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Professorship for international development expert

A leading expert in international development at the University of Wolverhampton has received a professorship from the institution.

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£1m scheme launched to support business innovation

The University of Wolverhampton will lead a consortium of universities in order to help businesses that are in the early stages of developing new products.

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Alumni reunion to mark special birthday

Graduates from the University of Wolverhampton are being invited to a special reunion to mark 21 years since the institution became a university.

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Seminar on youth employment issues

The challenges facing young people seeking employment will be the focus of a special event hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Critic to address students

Drama students at the University of Wolverhampton are to gain an insight into professional theatre reviews thanks to a visit from a national critic.

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Commentator Oatley to attend panel discussion

Top sports broadcaster Jacqui Oatley will be part of a panel organised by the University of Wolverhampton celebrating the role of women in sport.

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Expert comment on Margaret Thatcher as a political communicator

By Paul Brighton, Head of Media and Film at the University of Wolverhampton and an expert in political communication.

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University of Wolverhampton launches latest academy

A West Midlands primary school is the latest to reopen as an academy under a new trust led by the University of Wolverhampton Social Enterprises Limited.

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New exhibition breathes life into unwanted books

Unwanted books are to be transformed into artistic treasures in a new West Midlands based project featuring a University of Wolverhampton lecturer.

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New partnership with Nepalese environmental specialists

A new agreement to develop training and other support for environment and climate change specialists in Nepal has been signed by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Healthcare expert to address students

A leading healthcare expert and University of Wolverhampton graduate who has worked with NASA is to host a talk to prospective students when she returns to the city.

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Expert comment on Luis Suarez

By Andy Lane, Professor of Sports and Exercise Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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New multi-area sports zone to be created

Plans for a new multi-use sports pitch have been revealed for the University of Wolverhampton’s city campus.

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New links with Nepalese college and university

The University of Wolverhampton has joined forces with two academic institutions in Nepal to increase opportunities for student and staff exchanges and research.

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University to host business awards ceremony

The University of Wolverhampton will host a special awards ceremony in June to recognise the outstanding partnerships it has developed with the region’s businesses.

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Manufacturer praises students after University challenge

Six college students will be presenting their ideas to managers at a manufacturing firm following their success at ‘The Pitch’ competition.

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Expert comment on 60th anniversary of Watson and Crick's DNA paper

By Dr Michael Whitehead, MSc Course leader in Forensic and Molecular Biology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Expert comment on the measles outbreak and the MMR health scare

By Deborah Orpin, Senior Lecturer in English Language and Linguistics at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Inspirational lecturer in running for top award

An inspirational University of Wolverhampton lecturer is celebrating after being shortlisted for a national award in recognition of her support for students.

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University to help relaunch exhibition

An interactive sculpture exhibition is to be rebooted with support from University of Wolverhampton staff, students and graduates.

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Professor Mike Haynes will present his inaugural lecture, titled ‘Rotten Apple? Stories of the Globa

A leading business expert from the University of Wolverhampton will share his thoughts on the modern global economy at a public lecture.

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University society wins prestigious award

A University of Wolverhampton society is celebrating after it scooped a top award at a national student conference.

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21 and Proud Speed Networking Birthday Tea Party

Local companies attended a speed networking session to learn more about how they can prepare students and graduates for the world of work.

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