2014 News Articles

Tuesday 23 December 2014

Awards for inspirational academics

Inspirational academics from the University have received prestigious education awards in recognition of their work.

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Map

Tuesday 23 December 2014

International conference examines current research into Nazi persecution

Professor Dieter Steinert a University academic has played a key role in an international conference about survivors of Nazi persecution.

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Tuesday 23 December 2014

Student dancer reaches world championship final

A student from the University of Wolverhampton has waltzed her way to second place whilst representing England in the World 10 dance championships.

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business

Monday 22 December 2014

University launches new employability award

The University has launched a new award to enable students to gain recognition for their skills and experience.

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Thursday 18 December 2014

Student poet wows Black Country judges

A student from the University of Wolverhampton has won been awarded for her poetry talent by the Black Country Living Museum.

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Thursday 18 December 2014

Wolverhampton has world leading research

Research at the University of Wolverhampton has been commended and is at its highest ever level.

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Tuesday 16 December 2014

Leading figures in education appointed as Professors

Two eminent figures in the field of education have been appointed as Professors at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Martin Chambers

Friday 12 December 2014

University Governor wins National Achiever Award

A University of Wolverhampton Governor has been named ‘Achiever of the Year’ at the prestigious Celebrating Construction 2014 National Awards.

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Keyboard

Friday 12 December 2014

University to host mobile learning workshop in Kazakhstan

Using mobile devices such as smartphones in education will be the focus of a special workshop hosted by the University of Wolverhampton in Kazakhstan.

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Friday 12 December 2014

University awarded prestigious scholarships

The University of Wolverhampton is working in partnership with the British Council to offer scholarships to talented Indian students.

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Friday 12 December 2014

University works with West Midlands Police to tackle ‘hidden crime’ in the city

University students and academics joined Wolverhampton Police encourage professionals and members of the public to recognise signs of child exploitation.

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business

Tuesday 09 December 2014

Careers service shortlisted for top award

The University of Wolverhampton’s Careers service has been shortlisted for a top national award.

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Thursday 04 December 2014

University to open new centre in Telford

The University of Wolverhampton is to open a new centre at Telford’s new multi-million pound Southwater complex.

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Wednesday 03 December 2014

University continues to partner with national law firm

The University of Wolverhampton’s Law School is partnering with national law firm DWF, for the second year running, to mentor future lawyers.

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Wednesday 03 December 2014

New Dean for University’s Faculty of Social Sciences

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Dean for the Faculty of Social Sciences.

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Monday 01 December 2014

University students pack out Careers Fair

Hundreds of students interested in a career in the legal and professional services attended the University of Wolverhampton’s Law and Professional Services Careers Fair.

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Unsung hero awards

Monday 01 December 2014

Celebration and success for Armed Forces community business start-ups

Nine outstanding entrepreneurs who have set up their own businesses with support from a programme for the dependants of Armed Forces personnel have been honoured.

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Thursday 27 November 2014

Event set to boost travel and tourism career opportunities

Top travel and tourism professionals will offer expert advice and insight at a major trade fair at the University of Wolverhampton next month (DEC).

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Vice-Chancellor, Professor Geoff Layer, Minister for Sport and Tourism, Helen Grant MP, and Kerrith Brown, Chair of the British Judo Association.

Monday 24 November 2014

Government minister visits Judo Centre

A Government minister took to the judo mat for a training session during a visit to the British Judo Centre of Excellence at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Greg Whyte OBE

Thursday 20 November 2014

Celebrity sports trainer to visit University

A sports scientist who has trained celebrities David Walliams, Davina McCall and John Bishop to take part in gruelling Comic Relief challenges is to visit the University.

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Tuesday 18 November 2014

University welcome students from Turin

Italian students were given a taste of life at the University of Wolverhampton as part of a special four-week placement.

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Tuesday 18 November 2014

University students snap Wolves experience

Students from the University of Wolverhampton have been selected to capture the football action through their creative photography skills at Molineux Stadium.

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Tuesday 18 November 2014

Nursing expert takes up national role

A leading health expert at the University of Wolverhampton is taking up a national role to assess an NHS strategy set-up in the wake of the Stafford Hospital scandal.

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Monday 17 November 2014

University of Global Opportunity

The University of Wolverhampton is set to host a week of global opportunities to future entrepreneurs.

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Friday 14 November 2014

Student’s charity receives almost £30,000 from Children in Need

An award-winning student who set up a charity following her own experiences of domestic violence has received almost £30,000 in funding from Children in Need.

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Tablets

Thursday 13 November 2014

Top accreditation for Pharmacy course

The University of Wolverhampton has received the top level of accreditation for its Pharmacy degree, recognising the high standard of teaching on the course.

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Wednesday 12 November 2014

University to host prestigious military history conference

The University of Wolverhampton will host a prestigious military history research event later this month.

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Wednesday 12 November 2014

Pioneering Music Course partnership leads to Scottish first

Scottish Music students can study with the University of Wolverhampton in Glasgow and Edinburgh as part of an innovative new venture.

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Rosalind Franklin Building

Tuesday 11 November 2014

First phase of new Science Centre opens to students

The University has opened the first two floors of its new £25m science centre as part of a phased opening.

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Microscope

Monday 10 November 2014

New treatment for cervical cancer developed using anti-alcohol drug

Researchers have found using an anti-alcoholism drug in a vaginal ring could reduce the side effects experienced by cervical cancer patients during treatment.

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Friday 07 November 2014

Over 1500 students and graduates attend University Recruitment Fair

Major employers, volunteering organisations and more than 1,500 students and graduates attended a successful recruitment fair at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 07 November 2014

University shortlisted by Wolverhampton Law Society

Judges have shortlisted the University of Wolverhampton for an annual law award.

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Wolves Academy

Thursday 06 November 2014

New Wolves academy classroom named after Sir Geoff

The new education suite at Wolves’ new academy and arena has been named after the University of Wolverhampton’s Sir Geoff Hampton.

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Aeroplane

Thursday 06 November 2014

New airport security screening method more than 20 times as successful at detecting deception

A new airport security screening method based on conversations could be more effective than traditional techniques in detecting suspicious passengers

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Wednesday 05 November 2014

University’s First World War Study Day

The University of Wolverhampton welcomes the public to a special day of study for people with an interest in the First World War.

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Racing car

Wednesday 05 November 2014

University takes delivery of new racing car for students

Engineering students will be given a taste of life in the fast lane when they enter a racing car piloted by a professional driver in a competitive championship.

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Wednesday 05 November 2014

Gene ‘switches’ could predict when breast cancers will spread to the brain

Scientists at the University of Wolverhampton have found pattern to stop breast cancer spreading to the brain by developing a blood test.

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Tuesday 04 November 2014

University Film Makers attend Royal Television Awards

Aspiring film makers from the University of Wolverhampton attended the Regional Royal Television Society Awards after being shortlisted for their creative talent.

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Denise Lewis launching the Institute of Sport at the University

Friday 31 October 2014

New sports Institute launched by Denise Lewis

Gold medal-winning Olympian Denise Lewis has officially launched a new Institute of Sport at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Keyboard

Friday 31 October 2014

Innovative software to assist people with autism

Revolutionary new software which will help people with autism to read and interpret written documents has been developed.

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Volunteer Central

Friday 31 October 2014

A bright future for student volunteers

The University of Wolverhampton has launched a new department to focus on the positive impact volunteering has on graduate employment.

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Thursday 30 October 2014

New sports Institute launched by Denise Lewis

Gold medal-winning Olympian Denise Lewis has officially launched a new Institute of Sport at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 29 October 2014

Businessman brings a touch of class to University

Renowned businessman Sir Peter Rigby inspired a packed audience at an annual event hosted by the University of Wolverhampton and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

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Health Features UTC

Tuesday 28 October 2014

Get the UTC experience

Young people and parents can find out more about attending a University Technical College at a special event in Wolverhampton this week.

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Tuesday 28 October 2014

University hosts Newly Qualified Teachers' Conference

Two major players in England’s education came head to head at the University of Wolverhampton’s Newly Qualified Teachers' Conference.

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Unsung heroes

Friday 24 October 2014

‘Supporting the Unsung Hero’ project wins Army Families Federation Community Award

A successful scheme to support the Dependants’ of Armed Forces personnel to launch their own businesses has received a prestigious community award.

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Friday 24 October 2014

Conference to influence policy around women rough sleepers

Ways to assist homeless women and protect them from violence will be examined at a free conference delivered by University of Wolverhampton academics next week.

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Monday 20 October 2014

Denise Lewis to launch new sports Institute

Olympic gold medallist Denise Lewis is to officially launch a new Institute of Sport at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 16 October 2014

Creative students to hear from Nike boss

A University of Wolverhampton graduate who has gone on to work in a top job for global sports firm Nike is to share his experiences with current students.

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Wednesday 15 October 2014

Children get a taste of University

A University for Children in the Black Country has officially launched at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 13 October 2014

University to host media taster day

The University of Wolverhampton are set to invite students and teachers to get an insight of media degree courses.

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Monday 13 October 2014

Dance Graduate to appear on The Apprentice

A University of Wolverhampton dance graduate will be hoping to wow Lord Sugar with her business acumen when she appears on the new series of The Apprentice.

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Thursday 09 October 2014

Great round for charity by University golfers

An annual charity golf day staged by the University of Wolverhampton raised the highest amount in its history.

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Thursday 09 October 2014

New era for Staffordshire primary school

Pupils and staff at a Staffordshire primary school are celebrating after joining an academy trust led by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 25 September 2014

Girls invited to engineer career at University

Girls are being encouraged to consider a career in engineering at a University of Wolverhampton event.

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Lianne Bradbury, University of Wolverhampton’s Armed Forces Co-ordinator

Thursday 25 September 2014

University offering students Army training

The University of Wolverhampton has become one of the first institutions to offer staff and students military training with its own Army reserve platoon.

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Professor Andy Lane

Thursday 25 September 2014

Sports psychologist stars in penalty films

A University of Wolverhampton academic has featured in a set of online films by a global sports brand examining how to take the perfect penalty.

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Tun Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Juhar bin Datuk Haji Mahiruddin - Head of State for Sabah

Thursday 25 September 2014

From Wolverhampton to Malaysian head of state – University honours inspirational graduate

One of Malaysia’s most senior statesmen is to be awarded an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

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UoW students perform at OMG Live

Wednesday 24 September 2014

University Students perform at OMG Live

Student bands from the University of Wolverhampton performed at teenage music festival ‘OMG Live.’

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Wednesday 24 September 2014

Winner of an AUA Award for Innovative Involvement

A University of Wolverhampton Senior Officer has won a national award after being officially recognised for her innovative ways of working.

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Wednesday 24 September 2014

New course to help tackle hospital waiting times

The University of Wolverhampton is to spearhead a pilot project in a bid to help reduce Accident and Emergency waiting times for patients at hospitals in the region.

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Wednesday 24 September 2014

Spring Graduation 2014

Students will be celebrating their achievements as hundreds of University of Wolverhampton graduates collect their degree scrolls.

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Wednesday 24 September 2014

University hosts an Evening with Dougal Irvine

Composer and writer Dougal Irvine will perform with University of Wolverhampton students for a special evening next week.

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Wednesday 24 September 2014

SPEED Plus business showcase event

An event led by the University of Wolverhampton is set to showcase a series of opportunities for businesses.

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Nurses Day

Wednesday 24 September 2014

International Nurses Day

The University of Wolverhampton celebrated International Nurses Day with a series of events.

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Wednesday 24 September 2014

New lecture series launched to mark Great War Centenary

The University of Wolverhampton will play host to a series of public lectures to mark the Centenary of the Great War.

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Tuesday 23 September 2014

University hosts Rail Supply Chain event

HS2 have confirmed their attendance at the University of Wolverhampton’s high profile rail industry event.

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Tuesday 23 September 2014

Business School Charter

Business School Charte

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Angelica Salas Contruction Award

Tuesday 23 September 2014

Dominican Republic Student scoops UK construction award

A University of Wolverhampton student from the Dominican Republic has won a national award for an essay she wrote on construction management.

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Monday 22 September 2014

Students' Brief Encounter with fashion

Potential fashion designers from the University of Wolverhampton showcased their creations in front of a packed audience on the catwalk.

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Thursday 18 September 2014

BBC Director General honoured

The Director General of the BBC, Lord Hall, has been honoured for his significant contribution to the media and arts by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Top accolade for University Sign Language Interpreting course

The University of Wolverhampton’s Interpreting degree has achieved the highest possible level of accreditation.

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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Top accolade for University Sign Language Interpreting course

The University of Wolverhampton’s Interpreting degree has achieved the highest possible level of accreditation.

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Tuesday 16 September 2014

Honorary Degree for inspirational professor

The Postgraduate Dean at NHS West Midlands has received an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 16 September 2014

Honorary Degree for Olympian Denise

Retired British heptathlete Denise Lewis OBE, who won gold at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, has been presented with an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 16 September 2014

SPEED Plus Regional Showcase and Networking event

A showcase and networking event led by SPEED Plus is set to welcome students, graduates and visitors from Universities across the West Midlands.

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Tuesday 16 September 2014

University to host national health conference

The University of Wolverhampton will be hosting a national conference this week to help shape the future of healthcare.

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Saturday 13 September 2014

On-the-spot offers at Open Day

Prospective students will be able to receive on-the-spot offers at the next University of Wolverhampton Open Day.

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Friday 12 September 2014

Honorary Degree for Paralympian Sarah Storey

Dame Sarah Storey, has received an Honorary Degree from the University of Wolverhampton in recognition of her achievements.

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Friday 12 September 2014

Inspirational ballet Director honoured

The Director of Birmingham Royal Ballet has received an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton for his outstanding contribution to dance.

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Friday 12 September 2014

Talented artist to feature in national exhibition

A University of Wolverhampton art student has been selected to showcase his work at a prestigious national show for emerging artists.

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Friday 12 September 2014

University graduate cycles 300 miles for charity

A member of staff and former graduate at the University of Wolverhampton have cycled through three countries to commemorate the First World War.

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Friday 12 September 2014

Student satisfaction remains high

Satisfaction among students at the University of Wolverhampton remains high, according to a new national survey.

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Thursday 11 September 2014

Conference to examine sporting opportunities

The CEO of the Women’s Sport and Fitness Foundation provided the keynote address for an international sports conference at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 11 September 2014

Recognition for excellent research

Research at the University of Wolverhampton has been recognised as excellent with a prestigious award from the European Commission.

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Thursday 11 September 2014

University captures Black Country Echoes

The University of Wolverhampton display ‘blast from the past’ snapshots at a Black Country celebration festival.

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Thursday 11 September 2014

Course for budding Omani business leader

Budding business leaders of the future from Oman have been receiving expert advice as part of a month long visit to the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 11 September 2014

University sends pupils on science mission

The University of Wolverhampton welcomes secondary school students to an interactive science extravaganza.

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Thursday 11 September 2014

Student mother first for degree

A student from the University of Wolverhampton has passed her degree with top grades whilst balancing studies with motherhood.

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Thursday 11 September 2014

University gears up for Clearing

University of Wolverhampton staff will be on hand in schools and colleges in the region to offer advice to students on A-Level results day.

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Tuesday 09 September 2014

University honours NHS specialists

Two inspirational doctors from the Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust have been honoured at the University of Wolverhampton’s Graduation ceremonies.

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Tuesday 09 September 2014

New student hardship fund in memory of Lord Bilston

A new student hardship fund is being launched at the University of Wolverhampton in memory of former city MP Dennis Turner.

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Monday 08 September 2014

Veterans from famous WW2 campaign to take part in 70th anniversary event

Veterans from a famous battle which aimed to end the Second World War quickly are to take part in a special 70th anniversary event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 08 September 2014

Award For Deaf Charity Boss

The chief executive of a leading charity for deaf children has been honoured by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 08 September 2014

Eureka Moment For Business Innovation

Eureka Moment For Business Innovation

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Friday 05 September 2014

University honour for Museum Chairman

University honour for Museum Chairman

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Friday 05 September 2014

Businessman Receives Honour

Businessman Receives Honour

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Thursday 04 September 2014

University Honours Business Champion

University Honours Business Champion

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Monday 01 September 2014

Thousands celebrate graduation

Thousands celebrate graduation

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Springfield Brewery

Monday 01 September 2014

University To Buy Former City Brewery Site

University To Buy Former City Brewery Site

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Thursday 28 August 2014

University to support Music Festival

The University of Wolverhampton will be showcasing higher education opportunities while warming up the crowd at this year’s Fusion Festival.

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Zoe Harrison Students' Union president 2014

Wednesday 27 August 2014

Students elect new president

Students from the University of Wolverhampton have elected their new Students’ Union president for this academic year.

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Tuesday 26 August 2014

Business project to be extended

A successful £1 million project which supports West Midlands businesses to develop new products is to be extended to deal with high demand.

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Jodie Myers

Friday 22 August 2014

Student’s delight at silver medal

A University of Wolverhampton student has spoken of her happiness at clinching a Commonwealth silver medal and the amazing atmosphere at the Games.

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Capital Breakfast’s Dan and Katy

Tuesday 19 August 2014

Capital FM visit University Campuses

Capital Breakfast’s Dan and Katy had a taste of student life last week as they paid a visit to the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 18 August 2014

£500,000 investment in engineering facilities

The University of Wolverhampton is investing almost £500,000 in the first phase of plans to transform engineering facilities and courses.

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Friday 15 August 2014

New professors help boost University research profile

Research into cancer, conflict and history are just some of the areas which will be boosted by new appointments at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 15 August 2014

Name of new Science Centre revealed

The University of Wolverhampton’s new £21 million Science Centre will be named the Rosalind Franklin Science building, it was announced today.

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Thursday 14 August 2014

Clearing calls to University increase

Staff at the University of Wolverhampton were inundated with calls from prospective students on A-Level results day.

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Suzi Perry

Thursday 14 August 2014

Suzi Perry to star at University business event

Popular television presenter Suzi Perry is returning to the University of Wolverhampton to encourage businesses to embrace innovation.

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Wednesday 13 August 2014

Inspirational people to be honoured

Olympic and Paralympic gold medallists, the Director General of the BBC and the inventor of DNA fingerprinting receive honorary awards at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 05 August 2014

University’s Stafford base opens its doors

The University of Wolverhampton’s new centre in Stafford has opened its doors to the public in the town’s historic Shire Hall.

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Thursday 31 July 2014

Professor to join royalty for centenary event

A University of Wolverhampton Professor will be a VIP guest at Kensington Gardens as part of centenary commemorations of Britain’s entry in the First World War.

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Gareth Prosser, Wolves Academy Manager

Thursday 31 July 2014

Wolves and University of Wolverhampton in Major Sponsorship Deal

The University of Wolverhampton has signed a major agreement with Wolves to become the principal sponsor of the Club’s Academy.

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Tuesday 29 July 2014

Date for University’s new Stafford centre opening revealed

The University of Wolverhampton’s new centre in Stafford opens its doors to the public next week.

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Tuesday 29 July 2014

University business development for Management Partner of the Year

A company supported by the University of Wolverhampton has won an annual award presented by Microsoft.

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Friday 25 July 2014

University summer school

The University of Wolverhampton is running a ‘Summer School’ for a two-week period for staff and students to enhance and develop their skills.

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Friday 25 July 2014

Students awarded for excellence

Two students from the University of Wolverhampton have won national awards due to their success in Travel and Tourism.

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Monday 21 July 2014

‘Outstanding’ nursery to be transformed

A nursery at the University of Wolverhampton that has been rated as outstanding is to be transformed with improved facilities and increased capacity for children.

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Friday 18 July 2014

Judo stars go for Gold

A University of Wolverhampton student is competing in the Commonwealth Games as part of the England judo team.

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UTC

Friday 18 July 2014

Work on new Health Sciences UTC to start

Work on a new University Technical College (UTC) is due to start later this month.

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Australian Judo team

Thursday 17 July 2014

Aussie judo team return to University Campus

Members of the Australian judo team have returned to the University of Wolverhampton to prepare for the Commonwealth Games.

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National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) and the Institute of Apparel Management

Wednesday 16 July 2014

Fashion fix for Indian students

Students from India enjoyed a taste of British fashion as part of an art and design summer school at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 16 July 2014

Nomination event for NatWest Venus Awards

The University of Wolverhampton is encouraging businesses in the West Midlands to nominate inspirational women for the NatWest Venus Awards.

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Wednesday 16 July 2014

University lecturer directs epic show

A production by a senior drama lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton is set to tour the UK.

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Tuesday 15 July 2014

University first to make government commitment

The University of Wolverhampton is the first University to sign a public commitment, pledging to support the Armed Forces and their families.

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Laura Serrant

Tuesday 15 July 2014

Professor on list of inspiring women

A University of Wolverhampton professor has been included in a list of the most inspirational women in healthcare.

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Silverstone student engineers

Thursday 10 July 2014

Student engineers to race at Silverstone

Budding engineers from South Africa have been putting the finishing touches to a racing car they have designed and built themselves.

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Aimee Millward

Thursday 10 July 2014

Student’s Guilty Passion for Fashion

A student’s artwork from the University of Wolverhampton has been recognised by a UK fashion company.

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Tuesday 08 July 2014

University launches presence in Vietnam

The University of Wolverhampton is to expand its international operations with a new regional presence in Vietnam.

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Amanda Shipley Catering and Retail Operations Manager

Tuesday 08 July 2014

University Manager scoops award

The University of Wolverhampton’s Catering and Retail Operations Manager has won a national award.

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Monday 07 July 2014

Government funding boost for science park

The University of Wolverhampton has welcomed the provisional allocation of a multi-million pound grant from the Government to develop its Science Park.

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Friday 04 July 2014

Students dare to be digital

Students from the University of Wolverhampton are in Scotland competing in a prestigious video game competition.

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Student,  Thomas Worth, cycles with Army Reserve

Friday 04 July 2014

Student cycles with Army Reserve

A student has completed a 450 mile cycle challenge around Cyprus with the University of Wolverhampton’s Army Reserve Platoon.

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Thursday 03 July 2014

More in store at University’s SciFest

An extravaganza of Science and Engineering fun is on the cards for visitors at the University of Wolverhampton’s SciFest family day.

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Thursday 03 July 2014

University of Wolverhampton boosts economic growth

More graduates than ever from the University of Wolverhampton are getting jobs or going into further education or training.

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Tuesday 01 July 2014

Funding boost for Arena Theatre

The Arena Theatre has successfully secured more than £300,000 worth of funding from Arts Council England, it has been announced.

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Tuesday 01 July 2014

University and Birmingham Arts Partnership to lead Bridge programme

The University of Wolverhampton and Birmingham Arts Partnership are leading the Bridge programme for the West Midlands for 2015-2018 by Arts Council England.

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Tuesday 01 July 2014

University and Birmingham Arts Partnership to lead Bridge programme

The University of Wolverhampton and Birmingham Arts Partnership are leading the Bridge programme for the West Midlands for 2015-2018 by Arts Council England.

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Tuesday 01 July 2014

New health degree to be launched

A healthcare degree designed to equip students with the skills to take on a new role within the NHS is being launched at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 30 June 2014

Cash bursaries of up to £850 available for West Midlands businesses

A successful University of Wolverhampton scheme which offers cash bursaries to West Midlands businesses that employ graduate interns has been extended.

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Monday 30 June 2014

University to host World War Masterclass

The University of Wolverhampton is set to run a weekend event exploring the history of World War One.

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Friday 27 June 2014

University supports Academy in new online degree

The University of Wolverhampton will be supporting a new online degree in music education.

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Friday 27 June 2014

University’s Former Army Officer Awarded

A senior member of staff from the University of Wolverhampton is to be honoured with an award recognising her service as a former Army officer.

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Michael Elliott

Thursday 26 June 2014

New role for Chair of Governors

The Chair of Governors at the University of Wolverhampton has been appointed as Chief Executive of the leading music exam board.

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Thursday 26 June 2014

University’s Opportunity Fayre

The University of Wolverhampton is to provide a series of workshops for A-level students at this year’s SciFest, a Science and Engineering Festival.

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Adam Checkley at top of the world

Thursday 26 June 2014

KEEN Student snaps Manager Position

A former student from the University of Wolverhampton has secured a new role thanks to the University’s KEEN Programme.

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Thursday 26 June 2014

University receives £116,000 for student sport

Students at the University of Wolverhampton will benefit from more opportunities to play sport thanks to £116,000 of National Lottery funding.

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Wednesday 25 June 2014

Charter award for Business School

The University of Wolverhampton’s Business School has been awarded a Small Business Charter Bronze Award.

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Tuesday 24 June 2014

Award for inspirational lecturer

An inspirational science lecturer and researcher from the University of Wolverhampton has received a prestigious education award.

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UWBS new business school 2

Friday 20 June 2014

New business school gets underway

Work has officially started on the University of Wolverhampton’s new multi-million pound building for business education.

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Thursday 19 June 2014

Scientists reach finals of national tech competition

Two University of Wolverhampton scientists will pitch their research to a Dragon’s Den style panel of experts at the finals of a national technology competition.

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Wednesday 18 June 2014

University launches Facebook Competition

Families are being urged to get in the kitchen to carry out their own scientific experiments by the University of Wolverhampton in the run up to this year’s SciFest.

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Lord Paul Business Award

Tuesday 17 June 2014

Top award for international project

A University of Wolverhampton project to develop entrepreneurship in Nigeria has clinched a top business award.

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Lord Paul Business Award

Monday 16 June 2014

Honour for University Chancellor

The University of Wolverhampton’s Chancellor has been honoured with a lifetime achievement award by a business association.

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Monday 16 June 2014

Regional nursing experts to attend landmark summit

Regional experts in nursing are to attend a summit at the University of Wolverhampton to discuss ways of addressing health issues in the West Midlands.

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Monday 16 June 2014

Graduates to boost skills in workshop

Graduates from the University of Wolverhampton are invited to attend a skill-based workshop to prepare them for the world of work.

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Monday 16 June 2014

University’s Paralympians of the future

The University of Wolverhampton participated in a talent-spotting sports event for young people with disabilities.

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Thursday 12 June 2014

University launches new International Academy

International students will benefit from a new dedicated academy at the University of Wolverhampton to prepare them for further study and life in the UK.

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Thursday 12 June 2014

University academy receives inspection praise

The first academy which joined an educational trust run by the University of Wolverhampton has been praised by OFSTED.

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Tuesday 10 June 2014

Youngsters get a taste of University life

The University of Wolverhampton is set to educate Primary School children on University education.

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Monday 09 June 2014

Midlands photo archive project wins Heritage Lottery Fund support

The Express & Star Photographic Collection partnership has received initial support* from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).

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Monday 09 June 2014

University hosts international experts

International experts in forestry management are taking part in a specialist training programme at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Student Midlands Design Awards - John Grice

Monday 09 June 2014

Student designs awards for Midlands award ceremony

A University of Wolverhampton student has designed the awards for Directors of the West Midlands.

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Charity Cycle Tracy Davenport

Monday 09 June 2014

University Academic cycles to extreme lengths for charity

An academic from the University of Wolverhampton is set to cycle the length of the UK to raise money for charity.

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Volunteer Jack Guishard

Friday 06 June 2014

University student volunteering success

A University of Wolverhampton student has been honoured at the University’s annual Employment and Volunteering Awards.

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Friday 06 June 2014

University manufacturing the future

The University of Wolverhampton is set to host a manufacturing summit for businesses based in the West Midlands.

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Wednesday 04 June 2014

University set to host Sikh Exhibition

The University of Wolverhampton will be hosting an event showcasing the traditions in Sikh Faith.

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Wednesday 04 June 2014

Two new key appointments at University

The University of Wolverhampton has announced the appointments of two new Deputy Vice-Chancellors.

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Tuesday 03 June 2014

Fashion Students take the Catwalk

Potential fashion designers from the University of Wolverhampton will be showcasing their creations on the catwalk.

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Art degree show

Tuesday 03 June 2014

University’s annual art show to open

More than 300 talented students will exhibit their work at the University of Wolverhampton’s annual Faculty of Arts Degree Show.

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Thursday 29 May 2014

University academy to receive national award

A Wolverhampton School, supported by the University of Wolverhampton has received a national recognition for recent exam results.

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Wednesday 28 May 2014

Award to support child psychology research

A University of Wolverhampton psychology lecturer has received a prestigious award to enable a student to work with her on key research.

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University Of Wolverhampton New Business School

Tuesday 27 May 2014

University awards contract for new business school build

The University of Wolverhampton has announced that it has awarded the contract to build its new business school building to Interserve.

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Tuesday 27 May 2014

Recognition for University manager

The University of Wolverhampton’s Catering and Retail Operations Manager has been shortlisted for a national award.

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Friday 23 May 2014

Lecture examines wartime footage

A lecture examining British official documentaries and newsreels of the First World War will be held at the University of Wolverhampton next week.

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Wednesday 21 May 2014

University to open doors in Stafford

The University of Wolverhampton is creating a new base in Stafford, in one of the town centre’s most prominent and historic buildings.

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Wednesday 21 May 2014

New building enhances University presence in Mauritius

The University of Wolverhampton has opened a new building in Mauritius as part of ongoing plans in the development of a major African education hub.

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Wednesday 21 May 2014

University to run Performing Arts Summer School

A Performing Arts Summer School is set to run at the University of Wolverhampton for local school pupils.

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Professor Kit Field

Tuesday 20 May 2014

Academic wins top honour for University

A senior academic has become the University of Wolverhampton’s first Principal Fellow in a top higher education authority.

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Tuesday 20 May 2014

University receives awards for sustainable catering

Catering facilities at the University of Wolverhampton have received a string of national awards for outstanding service and commitment to sustainability.

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Tuesday 20 May 2014

University to headline Made in the Midlands

A high profile event showcasing the best of Midlands’s manufacturing is being sponsored by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Ben Kelly, lecturer of Art and Design at University of Wolverhampton

Monday 19 May 2014

University Lecturer to visit art display

Art and Design lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton is set to visit his paintings on display at art exhibition.

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Staff Moonwalk for Breast Cancer

Thursday 15 May 2014

University Staff Moonwalk for Breast Cancer

Staff from the University of Wolverhampton participated in ‘The Moonwalk London 2014’ to raise money for breast cancer.

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Laura Serrant and Jane Cummings

Wednesday 14 May 2014

Queen’s Nurse title awarded to Professor

A University of Wolverhampton nursing professor has been awarded the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse.

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Tuesday 13 May 2014

Conferencing offers career boost to students

Students are being given a unique opportunity to work within the University of Wolverhampton’s own conferencing department while they study.

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Monday 12 May 2014

University continues to provide more overseas experience

The University of Wolverhampton is to provide more overseas work opportunities for its students with new European Programme.

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Gifted and Talented STEM workshop

Friday 09 May 2014

Gifted and Talented school pupils attend University Workshop

The University of Wolverhampton attracted scores of school pupils to an event promoting excellence in science and maths based subjects.

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Friday 09 May 2014

Student shortlisted for annual Design Award

A student from the University of Wolverhampton has been shortlisted for an annual Design Award.

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Student Nursing Times Awards

Thursday 08 May 2014

National award for innovative nursing initiative

An innovative scheme to inspire and develop the nursing leaders of the future has won a national award.

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Thursday 08 May 2014

University riot workshop in Athens

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting a week-long workshop in Athens to discuss the causes of riots and public disorders in Greece and the UK.

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The Employment and Volunteering Awards

Wednesday 07 May 2014

Employment and Volunteering Awards 2014

The University of Wolverhampton has celebrated the achievements of its students and graduates at annual award ceremony.

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Tuesday 06 May 2014

Artwork at The George

Talented art students from the University of Wolverhampton are being given a unique opportunity to exhibit and sell their work to the public.

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Tuesday 06 May 2014

Telford developments see increased demand for University conferencing facilities

University of Wolverhampton conference facilities at Telford are seeing an increase in demand from businesses as the town undergoes a major new waterside development.

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Friday 02 May 2014

Newly Qualified Teacher wins Award

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has won a national award for being an inspirational educator.

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Dr Opinderjit Kaur Takhar

Friday 02 May 2014

Academic contributes to national Sikh report praised by PM

British Sikhs are contributing more than £7 billion to the UK economy, according to a new report by an University of Wolverhampton academic.

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David Luckhurst and Professor Iain Stewart

Friday 02 May 2014

University science technician scoops national award

A University of Wolverhampton science technician has received national recognition for his innovative approach to the subject.

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Thursday 01 May 2014

Prestigious award for historian’s research book

A British military research book written by a University of Wolverhampton professor has received a national award.

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Thursday 01 May 2014

Innovative nursing project shortlisted for award

A project set up to support and inspire the nursing leaders of the future has been shortlisted for a national award.

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The Realf Family and friends

Wednesday 30 April 2014

Family’s generous donation towards Brain Tumour Research Centre

A family have presented a generous donation to the University of Wolverhampton’s ‘Brain Tumour Research Centre’ after organising a charity karting event.

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