The University of Wolverhampton

2017 Articles

Thursday 25 May 2017

International Academy’s summer programme is blooming

The University of Wolverhampton’s International Academy has announced its Summer Programmes for July and August.

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Thursday 25 May 2017

Scholarship helps student drive forward career ambitions

The University of Wolverhampton has recently signed a three year scholarship agreement with the Hickman Educational Foundation to support an Engineering student.

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Thursday 25 May 2017

Artists explore the concept of space

Two University of Wolverhampton students have displayed their work in an exhibition at the Eagle Works Gallery in Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 25 May 2017

Challenge to find new black British superhero launched

Children and young people have been challenged to put their thinking ‘capes’ on to design a new black British superhero.

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Monday 22 May 2017

Why is the Midlands attractive to the Far Right?

The growth of the Far Right in the Midlands will be debated at a University of Wolverhampton event.

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Friday 19 May 2017

International student touches down in Wednesbury

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

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Friday 19 May 2017

Students on the ball in Wolves partnership

Sports students at the University of Wolverhampton are gaining first hand insight into working in professional football thanks to a partnership with Wolves.

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Thursday 18 May 2017

University flying the flag with Pride

Staff and students from the University of Wolverhampton will be flying the flag for equality at this year’s Birmingham Pride.

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Ceramics and glass artwork auction helps student fundraising bid

The University of Wolverhampton will be putting unique ceramics and glass artwork up for sale at its prestigious annual auction.

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Graduate has designs on range of modesty fashion clothing

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has found a fitting career in fashion design by launching a range of modesty sportswear

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Music graduate in tune with world leading classical singer

A University of Wolverhampton Music graduate from Kingswinford was in tune with one of the world’s greatest classical singers

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Photography students give clothing company maximum exposure

Students at the University of Wolverhampton fashioned a photography shoot for a local clothing company

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Tuesday 16 May 2017

University celebrates Asian Heritage Month

The UK’s first British-Asian town mayor will be among the speakers at a University of Wolverhampton event to celebrate Asian Heritage Month.

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Tuesday 16 May 2017

Education expert to help develop World Economic Forum lifelong learning policy

A University of Wolverhampton professor has been chosen to help influence future education policy as part of a World Economic Forum group.

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Monday 15 May 2017

Sweet success for University

University of Wolverhampton staff enjoyed the sweet taste of success after achieving silver awards in a national cake competition.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

Nurses share inspirational stories

Inspirational stories from retired and newly qualified nurses were shared during a special International Nurses’ Day event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

New Applied Physics course offers students limitless possibilities

The University of Wolverhampton is introducing a new Applied Physics degree course from September 2017.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

New interactive space offers right prescription for flexible learning

The University of Wolverhampton has invested £1/2 million in new interactive teaching spaces offering Pharmacy students the right prescription for flexible learning.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

Advertising deal struck with local football club

The University of Wolverhampton’s Hereford Business Solutions Centre has struck an advertising deal with Hereford Football Club.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

Computer Science students design mobile language app for police

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

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Thursday 11 May 2017

Construction super campus phoenix rises from the ashes in The Smoke

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.

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Tuesday 09 May 2017

Former workers revisit Springfield to find out about £100m transformation

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.

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Tuesday 09 May 2017

Graduate appeals for football donations to kick off competition in Cameroon

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.

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Monday 08 May 2017

INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY CASE STUDY: CHARLOTTE CRELLIN

“My nursing career story doesn’t start off so great, so bear with me. It does get better.

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Monday 08 May 2017

Rhythmic gymnast in bid for Commonwealth Games

A talented rhythmic gymnast is hoping to spin her way to the Commonwealth Games with support from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 08 May 2017

Celebration of University sporting achievements

Judo swept the board at the University of Wolverhampton’s annual sports awards.

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Monday 08 May 2017

Entrepreneurial students raise £19,000 for local charities

Business-minded students at the University of Wolverhampton put their entrepreneurial skills to the test to raise almost £19,000 for local charities.

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Thursday 04 May 2017

Risk project wins regional construction award

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.

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Thursday 04 May 2017

Nursing profession to be celebrated

Students and graduates will share their experiences at a special event to celebrate the nursing profession at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 02 May 2017

Artsfest celebrates creative and cultural life in Black Country

For the third year running, the University of Wolverhampton is staging its seven week festival across Wolverhampton in celebration of the arts.

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Tuesday 02 May 2017

Dedicated students celebrated

Dedicated students who volunteer in the community and have completed successful work placements have been recognised by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 02 May 2017

‘Outstanding’ achievement for Knowledge Transfer initiatives

Three innovative business partnerships run by the University of Wolverhampton have been awarded an ‘outstanding’ grade by a Government agency.

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Friday 28 April 2017

Enterprise excellence celebrated at awards ceremony

Ambitious graduates and high flying businesses were celebrated at a glittering University of Wolverhampton awards ceremony.

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Thursday 27 April 2017

Excellence in teaching recognised

Two University of Wolverhampton staff members have been awarded a prestigious status which recognises excellence in teaching.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

World leading educators take to the stage in Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting an event which explores how educators can create a powerful learning environment.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

Contractor appointment puts spoke in the works for manufacturing centre

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed Midlands based contractor, Shaylor Group, to build its Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) Spoke

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

University hosts mayoral debate

Candidates contesting the forthcoming elections for the role of West Midlands Mayor took part in a debate at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

Santander offers students the right formula with sponsorship deal

Santander UK has offered University of Wolverhampton Race Team (UWR) students a formula for success by sponsoring its Formula Student race car.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

University cultivates 30 year partnership in China

The University of Wolverhampton recently celebrated a 30 year partnership with Yunnan Agricultural University (YAU) in China.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

Climate change project puts energy into saving money for business

The University of Wolverhampton's BECCI project is offering free energy assessments to eligible SMEs with appropriate premises in the Black Country Region.

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Tuesday 25 April 2017

Security expert to present lecture on why terrorists give up

A leading security expert will discuss why terrorists give up at a University of Wolverhampton lecture.

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Tuesday 25 April 2017

University takes part in the fourth industrial revolution

The University of Wolverhampton is taking part in an event which has been designed to explore responses to the ever changing industrial landscape.

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Tuesday 25 April 2017

Former graduate shows off the art of glass at London show

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has been selected to exhibit her work at a prestigious art event in London.

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Monday 24 April 2017

European graduate masters the art of distance learning

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has published her experience of studying at the Wolverhampton School of Art in a prestigious art magazine in Europe.

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Monday 24 April 2017

International partnership on cyber security agreed

The University of Wolverhampton has signed a new agreement with a Canadian university to work together on research into cybersecurity.

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Thursday 20 April 2017

Last chance to snap up Mayoral Debate Tickets

People wanting to quiz the candidates hoping to become the new West Midlands Mayor are being urged to grab the remaining tickets for the event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 20 April 2017

Knock-out Lauren packs a punch

A University of Wolverhampton student is packing a punch by combining her studies with bouts in the professional boxing ring.

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Thursday 13 April 2017

Celebration of community engagement project

A £4,000 project to nurture religious and cultural integration in Wolverhampton has been celebrated at an event at the city’s University.

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Wednesday 12 April 2017

The Black Country Technology & Skills Event

TheBusinessDesk.com, in association with the Black Country LEP & the Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills, is holding a free Black Country Technology & Skills Event

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Cyber Cops steering students away from the dark side

Officers in a specialist West Midlands cybercrime unit are working with the University of Wolverhampton to train a new generation of digital security experts

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Boat trip gives students a steer on careers in the shipping industry

University of Wolverhampton students got a steer on careers in the shipping industry when they visited Portsmouth recently.

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Students find a place to reflect at cultural black art history exhibition

Students at the University of Wolverhampton visited an art exhibition in Nottingham recently to explore themes of cultural identity.

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Students record work experience at local radio station

University of Wolverhampton students recorded some valuable work experience when they visited a local radio station recently.

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Dean honoured for achievements in the field of science

A University of Wolverhampton Professor received recognition recently for her contribution to raising the profile of STEM subjects

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Degree students scout out live creative design project

A University of Wolverhampton student created a winning design for a feature in a national magazine recently – scouting out the competition for future careers in the design industry.

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Monday 10 April 2017

Academics to debate Brexit human rights implications

Legal experts will take part in a roundtable debate at the University of Wolverhampton about the human rights implications of Brexit.

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Monday 10 April 2017

University to strengthen links in India

The University of Wolverhampton is set to further strengthen education and business links in India during a visit to the country.

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Monday 10 April 2017

Visionary device scoops £20,000 award

An innovative device which will improve the quality of life of thousands of people with double vision has received £20,000 after winning a top award.

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Thursday 06 April 2017

Teambuilding residential inspires students to raise cash for charity

Faculty of Science & Engineering students at the University of Wolverhampton have joined forces to raise money for charity after attending a teambuilding residential recently.

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Thursday 06 April 2017

Students to celebrate graduation

More than 800 students are set to reap the rewards of their hard work when they graduate from the University of Wolverhampton next week.

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Tuesday 04 April 2017

Assessment research scoops award

A senior lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton has scooped a top award for her innovative research into assessment feedback for nursing students.

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Tuesday 04 April 2017

Graduate appointed as Chief Magistrate

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has been appointed to one of the top roles in the judiciary.

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Monday 03 April 2017

University to host West Mids Mayoral Debate

The University of Wolverhampton is to host a “Question Time” style debate featuring the candidates for the West Midlands Mayoral Election.

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Monday 03 April 2017

Legal eagles success at mooting competition

Budding legal eagles took to the stand to argue a gross negligence case at a University of Wolverhampton law competition.

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Monday 03 April 2017

Senior nurse shares expertise

One of country’s most senior nurses shared her knowledge and experience with the next generation of specialist community nurses at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 31 March 2017

Students ready for life in the fast lane after unveiling new racing cars

Two racing cars which have been transformed by engineering students at the University of Wolverhampton have been unveiled during a visit to Morgan Motor Company.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

Top award for LGBT staff network

A support network at the University of Wolverhampton has received a top award recognising the institution’s commitment to equality.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

Iconic building named in honour of WWII codebreaker launched

An iconic building which has been renamed in honour of the wartime code-breaker Alan Turing has been officially launched at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

University wins Guardian Award

The University of Wolverhampton has won a top industry award for its work to encourage staff equality.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

New home for Sandwell business hub

The University of Wolverhampton has extended its support for local businesses across the region by opening a new base for its Business Solutions Centre (BSC) in Sandwell.

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Tuesday 28 March 2017

International fair to celebrate diversity

Music, dancing and food from around the world will be on offer at the University of Wolverhampton’s annual International Fair.

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Tuesday 28 March 2017

Students compete in FA People’s Cup

University of Wolverhampton students were given a taste of the FA Cup journey when they took part in a national football competition.

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Monday 27 March 2017

Engineering team gears up for new race season

University of Wolverhampton Race Team students have unveiled this year’s MSV Formula 3 Cup Championship racing car at the Telford Innovation Campus.

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Monday 27 March 2017

Top tourism rating for campus accommodation

Conference accommodation at a University of Wolverhampton campus has been given a top rating by the national tourist board.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Animation students get a head start with industry experience

University of Wolverhampton students are working on a project to bring a mental health awareness and education programme to life for young people.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Agreement signed to strengthen partnership with China

The University of Wolverhampton has signed an official agreement with Yanshan University in China to further strengthen partnership ties with the country.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Art graduate hits the right note with bronze statue of pop icon, Cilla Black

Former University of Wolverhampton art student hit the right note when she created a bronze statue of Cilla Black that is now on display outside The Cavern in Liverpool.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Lecture to question why women work below their level of competence

The question of how and why women work below their level of competence will be explored during a public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Professor of Security comments on the Westminster Attacks

Professor George Kassimeris, Professor of Security Studies, has been researching and writing on terrorism and political violence for more than 20 years.

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Tuesday 21 March 2017

University conference builds confidence in manufacturing growth

To mark the completion of a £10 million investment in engineering facilities, the University hosted a manufacturing engineering conference in Telford.

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Tuesday 21 March 2017

New catering facilities in line for top award

The University of Wolverhampton is hoping to serve up a treat after its £4.9million new catering facilities were shortlisted for a top award.

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Tuesday 21 March 2017

Schools to face legal battle

Six schools will take to the stand to argue a moot problem at a University of Wolverhampton law competition.

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Monday 20 March 2017

Project secures £500k from Government to expand successful approach for tackling BME attainment gap

Six education institutions have been awarded £500,000 to help increase the number of students from black and minority ethnic backgrounds who achieve good degrees.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

Students urged to pitch great ideas

Entrepreneurial students at the University of Wolverhampton are being encouraged to pitch their business ideas for the chance to take part in a national competition.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

New sports projects to be launched in city’s socially deprived areas

Two socially deprived areas of Wolverhampton are set to benefit from new sports projects run by students from the city’s University.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

Abandoned theme park images give insight into urban exploration

Images of an abandoned British theme park have been revealed after a University of Wolverhampton academic was granted exclusive access for a research project.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

Students figure out data in two day competition

University of Wolverhampton students took part in a mega two-day data competition designed to put analysis on the learning map

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Wednesday 15 March 2017

University puts £100 million regeneration project on the map at MIPIM

The University of Wolverhampton is showcasing its £100 million Springfield regeneration project at MIPIM – the annual international property convention held in Cannes.

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Wednesday 15 March 2017

Drive towards Degree Apprenticeships officially registered

The University of Wolverhampton’s Apprenticeship Hub has been successful in its application to register for the delivery of Apprenticeships.

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Tuesday 14 March 2017

Paralympian inspires future sports leaders

Paralympian gold medallist Danielle Brown inspired female school pupils to be leaders in sport during a special event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 13 March 2017

Learning regions under the spotlight

The concept of a learning region will be the focus of a free public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 10 March 2017

Event inspires innovation for businesses in the Black Country

The Black Country Growth Hub is challenging entrepreneurs, managers and leaders to consider what innovation can bring to their business

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Cyber Crime Special Unit talk to final year computer studies students about cyber crime.

Thursday 09 March 2017

New security centre marches ahead in fight against cyber crime

The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has successfully secured funding of £2.82m on behalf of the University of Wolverhampton

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Wednesday 08 March 2017

University partners with international company to provide Degree Apprenticeships

The University has agreed a three year partnership deal with leading public sector services provider, Serco, to provide one of the first Degree Apprenticeships in the UK

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Tuesday 07 March 2017

University to host European judo event

The University of Wolverhampton’s Walsall Campus and British Judo will host the 2017 International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) European Judo Championships.

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Tuesday 07 March 2017

Wolverhampton study finds exercise is the biggest factor in preventing heart disease

Researchers from the University of Wolverhampton have found the single most important factor in maintaining a healthy heart is being fit

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Monday 06 March 2017

Students get switched on to careers in broadcasting at BBC bootcamp

Students at the University of Wolverhampton were switched on to finding out about film, production and TV careers when they took part in a Broadcasting Bootcamp recently.

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Monday 06 March 2017

Artists illustrate creative collective in careers workshop

Students worked collectively to create a joint piece of work when an internationally renowned group of artists delivered a workshop during Career Development Week.

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Monday 06 March 2017

English studies celebration books a place in University history

The University of Wolverhampton’s Faculty of Arts celebrated 50 years of teaching English at a prestigious event held in the Chancellor’s Hall

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Monday 06 March 2017

University takes a uniform approach to a new Policing Degree Apprenticeship

The University of Wolverhampton is set to become one of the first in the country to offer a Degree Apprenticeship in policing.

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Monday 06 March 2017

Ceremony breaks new ground in investment in manufacturing skills

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed Aspect Construction to build its Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) Hub

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Thursday 02 March 2017

Building renamed in honour of Alan Turing

A University of Wolverhampton building has been renamed in honour of the brilliant mathematician and wartime code breaker Alan Turing.

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Thursday 02 March 2017

University to sponsor Deaffest

The University of Wolverhampton is delighted to be the main sponsor of Deaffest 2017, the UK’s leading Deaf-led film and arts festival.

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Thursday 02 March 2017

Lecture to focus on the impact of WW1 on the Middle East

The impact of the First World War on the Middle Eastwill be the focus of a free public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 28 February 2017

New degree course in Telford offers progression routes to higher education

The University of Wolverhampton is offering a new degree course at its site in Telford Town Centre.

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Tuesday 28 February 2017

University researchers to develop mobile learning to help tackle disease outbreak in Brazil

The University of Wolverhampton is supporting work to help communities in Brazil deal with the spread of arbovirus diseases.

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Tuesday 28 February 2017

Annual service to celebrate justice

Legal representatives and dignitaries will take part in a procession through the city centre as part of the University of Wolverhampton’s annual justice service.

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Monday 27 February 2017

Pioneering researcher scoops top award

A pioneering lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton who is researching the healing power of sugar has scooped a top award

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Friday 24 February 2017

University of Wolverhampton Statement on Death of Staff Member

The University of Wolverhampton is saddened to confirm that a woman who was killed after a serious incident in Wolverhampton was a member of its staff.

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Thursday 23 February 2017

Building renamed in honour of Alan Turing

A University of Wolverhampton building has been renamed in honour of the brilliant mathematician and wartime code breaker Alan Turing.

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Thursday 23 February 2017

University makes multi-million pound commitment to research

The University of Wolverhampton is investing £6m to drive forward its long-term research agenda.

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Thursday 23 February 2017

University lecture to celebrate the work of female professors

The University of Wolverhampton will be celebrating the contribution of its female professors with a special lecture next month.

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Wednesday 22 February 2017

Students get a taste of typeface in career talk

Inspirational designer and type champion, Sarah Hyndman, visited the University of Wolverhampton recently to speak to Visual Communications degree students

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Tuesday 21 February 2017

New manager appointed to develop business for flagship project

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Business Development Manager for the Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS)

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Tuesday 21 February 2017

Lecture rethinks Lawrence of Arabia

Rethinking Lawrence of Arabia will be the focus of a free public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Gold rush for judo stars

Judo stars at the University of Wolverhampton are celebrating after scooping a haul of gold medals at a national sports competition.

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Monday 20 February 2017

New Challenge Academy launched to boost skills

Students will be taking on real life business challenges as part of a new project at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Unsung Hero initiative bags place in final of the Soldiering on Awards

The University of Wolverhampton’s business-start up programme, ‘Supporting the Unsung Hero’, has been announced as a finalist in the coveted Soldiering on Awards 2017.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Local company furnishes students with design skills

Product Design students have been furnished with a range of skills after taking part in a competition held by a local furniture design company.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Collaboration with Rio lays the groundwork for environmental education

The University of Wolverhampton is collaborating with the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro to help educate people on environmental issues.

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Monday 20 February 2017

University computer science lecturer talks technology at Google conference

A University of Wolverhampton lecturer was invited by Google to speak at the British Educational Training and Technology Show (BETT) held in London recently.

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Monday 20 February 2017

England cricket captain Joe Root visits University

New England cricket captain Joe Root has shared his top tips with young players and fielded questions from students during a visit to the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 15 February 2017

Fashion designer gives students cutting edge advice

Local fashion designer, Paul Burbridge from Burbo K’Ture, was on hand to give University of Wolverhampton students cutting edge industry advice recently.

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Wednesday 15 February 2017

Students draw on local history for art exhibition

University of Wolverhampton Applied Arts second year degree students are exhibiting a range of glass and ceramics artwork

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Monday 13 February 2017

International students celebrate with graduation ceremonies

The University of Wolverhampton has celebrated with students from across the world at a number of International Graduation Ceremonies.

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Monday 13 February 2017

Drama students take pride in theatre show production

Six first year students from the University of Wolverhampton have been treading the boards recently when they staged a theatre production

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Friday 10 February 2017

Sir Clive Woodward kicks off new Degree Apprenticeship for University

Sir Clive Woodward OBE, former England Rugby Union player and coach, will kick off a new Degree Apprenticeship at a Breakfast Event on Thursday 9th March 2017

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Thursday 09 February 2017

Students speed ahead on fundraising challenge

Enterprising University of Wolverhampton students will be raising funds for five local charities as part of their coursework this year.

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Thursday 09 February 2017

Week of events to boost career credentials

A week of special activities and events is being hosted by the University of Wolverhampton to enable students to boost their career credentials and gain new skills.

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Tuesday 07 February 2017

Community science lecturers talk about what happens when we die

Science lecturers from the University of Wolverhampton are holding an informal evening of discussion and demonstrations in a local city centre pub

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Tuesday 07 February 2017

Net a place at University with special open day

The University of Wolverhampton will be holding an open day with a difference this coming weekend – for people interested in netball.

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Tuesday 07 February 2017

Sports students kick off coaching camps in India

Sports students from the University of Wolverhampton travelled to India to run training camps for girls from disadvantaged backgrounds at a school in Jaipur.

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Monday 06 February 2017

Innovative work of special educational needs teachers to be celebrated

An event to share best practice among teachers working with children with special educational needs and disabilities is to be hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 06 February 2017

Funding for £5million rainforest project secured

A new £5million project is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton to transform the lives of people in the Congo rainforest and protect the environment.

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Friday 03 February 2017

Competition names English graduate as best new poet

A University of Wolverhampton English graduate picked up a poetic accolade recently and has secured a place in a new book of poetry.

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Thursday 02 February 2017

University showcases Degree Apprenticeships at annual show

Staff from the University of Wolverhampton Apprenticeship Hub will be showcasing the benefits of Degree Apprenticeships at the annual Apprenticeship Show

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Thursday 02 February 2017

University reaches out at national care leavers’ conference

The University of Wolverhampton attended a national conference recently to deliver a workshop on its groundbreaking programme, Aspire2Uni.

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Thursday 02 February 2017

New Fellowship for STEM is full STEAM ahead

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a Fellow of Public Engagement for Science, Engineering and Maths (STEM)

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Thursday 02 February 2017

Course prepares international students for degree study

The University of Wolverhampton’s International Academy has helped prepare students from Oman, Nigeria, Ivory Coast and South East Asia for studying at degree level

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Thursday 02 February 2017

Telford opens doors on its £10 million investment

The University of Wolverhampton is opening its doors to showcase some of its new facilities in Telford following a £10 million investment in engineering.

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Thursday 02 February 2017

University awarded more than £650,000 for landmark Coal Mining industry research project

The University of Wolverhampton has been awarded more than £650,000 to undertake a major study of the British Coal industry and its subsequent demise.

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Thursday 02 February 2017

New Trainee Nursing Associate course launched

A new course which will train over 100 new nursing associates to support healthcare in the Black Country, Shropshire and Staffordshire has been officially launched.

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Tuesday 31 January 2017

Visit by the Brexit Select Committee

Article by MA Contemporary Media student, Ryan Hillback, on the visit of the House of Commons Select Committee

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Tuesday 31 January 2017

Students to provide legal companion support

Law students will be supporting members of the public in their dealings with the court as part of a scheme at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 30 January 2017

Photography brings fashion to life for Clothes Show

University of Wolverhampton Fashion and Photography students collaborated recently on a project in the run up to the Clothes Show re

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Friday 27 January 2017

International flavour for students celebrating Chinese New Year

The University of Wolverhampton Chinese Students & Scholars Society celebrated the start of Chinese New Year at the City Campus in Wolverhampton.

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Vice Chancellor Geoff Layer is appointed to Social Mobility Group

Thursday 26 January 2017

Supporting students with disabilities

The Department for Education has published best practice guidance aimed at universities, colleges and HE providers on how to best support students with disabilities.

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Thursday 26 January 2017

University celebrates LGBT History Month

The University of Wolverhampton will be hosting a series of high profile events to celebrate LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) History Month in February.

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Tuesday 24 January 2017

Lamp procession celebrates success of student nurses

Student nurses celebrated the end of their studies at the University of Wolverhampton with a special lamp procession.

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Tuesday 24 January 2017

Public lecture to reveal how sports psychology can help people reach their goals

People looking to up their mental game will be interested in a free lecture by a renowned sports psychologist at the University of Wolverhampton next month.

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Tuesday 24 January 2017

University to host One World Film Festival

The University of Wolverhampton will be celebrating the life experiences of Black and Asian people from all over the world with a week of film screenings.

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Tuesday 24 January 2017

Successful entrepreneur to present Holocaust Memorial Day Lecture

An inspirational entrepreneur who arrived in Britain as a child refugee on the Kindertransport is to present the annual Holocaust Lecture at the University.

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Thursday 19 January 2017

Support for LGBT staff members recognised

The University has significantly improved the support it provides to LGBT Staff members and the wider cause of LGBT Equality, as recognised by Stonewall.

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Thursday 19 January 2017

Tribute to sporting pioneer

The University of Wolverhampton has paid tribute to Baroness Heyhoe Flint who died yesterday. (Wednesday 18 January 2017)

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Monday 16 January 2017

£8 million fund provides catalyst for building growth in Black Country

The University of Wolverhampton has been successful in securing £8 million for its ground-breaking regeneration partnership at the former Springfield Brewery site.

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Thursday 12 January 2017

Lamp procession to celebrate student nurses

Student nurses will celebrate the end of their studies at the University of Wolverhampton with a special lamp procession.

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Tuesday 10 January 2017

Omani nurses celebrate success

A group of nurses from Oman are to become the first to complete a specialist training course at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 10 January 2017

Sports entrepreneur launches new business

An entrepreneurial sports graduate has launched his own head-hunting company thanks to support from a University of Wolverhampton business scheme.

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Monday 09 January 2017

Aerospace collaboration training project takes off in the Black Country

The University of Wolverhampton has successfully secured almost €390,000 funding for a collaboration project

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Monday 09 January 2017

Art graduates showcase work at prestigious exhibition

Four graduates from the University of Wolverhampton School of Art have been selected to show their work at prestigious venues across the region

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Monday 09 January 2017

University signs up to Antibiotic Guardian campaign

University of Wolverhampton students and staff have signed up to a city-wide campaign to raise awareness of the growing threat of antibiotic resistance.

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Monday 09 January 2017

Lecturer explores using videogames as a teaching tool

A University of Wolverhampton lecturer has combined business with pleasure recently by contributing to a book which focuses on enhancing teaching methods

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Monday 09 January 2017

New development manager joins Apprenticeship Hub

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Apprenticeship Development Manager in its drive towards providing higher and degree apprenticeships.

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Friday 06 January 2017

Race team geared up for motorsport engineering show

The University of Wolverhampton Race Team (UWR) is gearing up for the new race season – and it’s hoping to drive up interest in its range of engineering courses

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Thursday 05 January 2017

University announces plans for new Stafford centre

The University of Wolverhampton has announced plans to open a new education centre in Stafford town centre.

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Wednesday 04 January 2017

Community student art exhibition focuses on empty spaces

University of Wolverhampton students have developed an art exhibition exploring Wolverhampton’s empty spaces.

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Tuesday 03 January 2017

University welcomes new Lord-Lieutenant

The University of Wolverhampton has welcomed the appointment of John Crabtree OBE as Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant for the West Midlands.

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