October 2014

Wednesday 01 October 2014

Sir Peter Rigby to inspire audience at University business lecture

Renowned businessman Sir Peter Rigby will deliver a keynote speech about entrepreneurship at an event at the University of Wolverhampton this month.

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Wednesday 01 October 2014

Funding boost for dependants of armed forces personnel

A successful scheme to support the dependants of Armed Forces personnel to launch their own businesses has received a significant funding boost to expand the programme.

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Thursday 02 October 2014

University gets active with future film makers

The University of Wolverhampton is supporting the next generation of film makers through a British Film Academy programme.

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Wednesday 01 October 2014

Ground-breaking marks the start of work at new health science UTC

A ground-breaking ceremony has marked the start of work on a new UTC focused on giving young people the necessary skills for a career in healthcare etc

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Friday 03 October 2014

Postgraduate artwork to go on display at city Art Gallery

An annual exhibition of artwork by University of Wolverhampton students is to go on display at the city’s Art Gallery for the first time.

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Friday 03 October 2014

Find out more about health sciences UTC

Young people hoping to pursue a career in healthcare and health sciences can find out more about a new University Technical College (UTC) opening in the West Midlands.

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Tuesday 07 October 2014

Middle East presence for University

The University of Wolverhampton has signed an agreement to be formally linked with the Arab Open University.

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Tuesday 07 October 2014

Nursery re-opens following £180,000 revamp

Children, parents and staff enjoyed a special celebration to mark the re-opening of an ‘outstanding’ nursery at the UOW following a £180,000 refurbishment.

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Tuesday 07 October 2014

Drive to encourage former nurses back into practice

Former nurses who are keen to return to the profession are being offered funding to complete a course at the University of Wolverhampton.

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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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