April 2010

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Tuesday 01 April 2008

University professor to influence flooding policy

    Flood damage expert Professor David Proverbs was invited to make a submission to the Pitt Review on the 2007 summer floods.‌   Sir Michael Pitt, ...

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Tuesday 01 April 2008

Find a career in IT

Students and recent graduates can find out more about a career in the IT industry at a University of Wolverhampton event.   The annual IT Careers Fair will take place at the ...

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Wednesday 02 April 2008

Public lecture on health and social care education

Professor Sally Glen will present a free Public Lecture at the University of Wolverhampton’s City Campus on Wednesday, 9 April 2008, from 6pm to 7pm. The lecture is ...

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Wednesday 02 April 2008

Arrival of new transport degrees

Reliable and safe transport systems are important for economic growth, as well as commercial and personal activities. The new postgraduate courses are aimed at graduates and ...

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Friday 04 April 2008

Top scholarships for legal eagle

Final year LLB (Hons) student, Steven Micklewright, has received three awards from the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple. These will help him to fund the next stage of his ...

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Friday 04 April 2008

New police course launched

The new BSc (Hons) Policing will give students a solid foundation for a professional career in the force and allied occupations.   Chief Constable Sir Paul Scott-Lee and ...

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Tuesday 08 April 2008

Accessing the Olympic Dream

The Sport Theme Group, a consortium of West Midlands universities, has formed a unique collaboration with the Wenlock Olympian Society (WOS) for the Accessing the Olympian Dream ...

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Wednesday 09 April 2008

Uni to celebrate Vaisakhi

The Vaisakhi Show and Exhibition 2008 is a celebration of Sikh faith and culture. It is the second year that the University has hosted such an event.   There will be opening ...

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Wednesday 09 April 2008

Appointments

Professor Christine Pascal, a Specialist Advisor for Early Years to the House of Commons’ Select Committee on Education and Skills, and Professor Tony Bertram, a ...

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Wednesday 09 April 2008

Students raise the roof

The third year BA (Hons) Event and Venue Management students are hosting Black Country Band Relief on Wednesday, 16 April 2008. Money raised on the night will go to Compton ...

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Thursday 10 April 2008

Coaching and Mentoring event at Uni

The free mini-conference will take place at the University’s Telford Campus on Friday 18 April 2008, from 1-5pm.   Jenni Jones, MA Coaching and Mentoring Course Leader, ...

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Monday 14 April 2008

Award-winning photographer to visit Uni

Indre Serpytyte, 23, won the Jerwood Prize in 2006, a prestigious national award which aims to give promising photographers an opportunity to establish their careers after they ...

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Tuesday 15 April 2008

Postgraduate open day welcomes visitors

University of Wolverhampton open day.   The event will take place at the Millennium City Building at the Wolverhampton City Campus on Wednesday, 23 April, 2008, from 11.30am ...

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Wednesday 16 April 2008

Curtain up for drama students

The third year students from the are set to perform at the Arena Theatre this month. The performances are the final element of the students’ work for the Professional ...

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Friday 18 April 2008

Success for future pharmacist

  Mohammad Raziq, 31, is in his second year of a MPharm Pharmacy degree at the University’s School of Applied Sciences.   He took part inthe British ...

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Friday 18 April 2008

New scheme for legal firms

The initiative is aimed at the working with legal practitioners in a number of areas including networking, professional development and legal training.‌   It is hoped ...

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Monday 21 April 2008

Workshop to tackle flooding impact issues

Professor David Proverbs is the chief investigator of Floodrepair.Net research project, which has established an international forum involving the major stakeholders in the ...

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Monday 21 April 2008

Appointment

Dr Glynis Cousin has joined the University from her previous role as Senior Advisor at the Higher Education Academy in York. Dr Cousin has worked in adult, community and higher ...

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Monday 21 April 2008

New book for Deaf Studies lecturer

Joan Fleming, Deaf Studies Co-ordinator, has written a section of a new academic book, titled English in International Deaf Communication. The chapter focuses on how the ...

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Tuesday 22 April 2008

Graduate wins prestigious research award

Carl Fergusson has been awarded first prize for his Masters Dissertation in the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) International Research and Innovation ...

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Wednesday 23 April 2008

Ann Summers boss to visit Uni

    Jacqueline Gold will present a talk about inspirational leadership at Wolverhampton Science Park on Wednesday 30 April, 2008.   Professor Kit Field, Dean of the ...

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Thursday 24 April 2008

New role to drive forward strategic developments

Nigel Babb has taken up the new post of Director of Strategic Developments. He will develop stronger industry and academia links to increase the skills base and innovation of the ...

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Thursday 24 April 2008

Lecture on pollution prevention at Uni

Professor Tamás Meggyes is a Visiting Professor of Built Environment Sustainability and will give the next free public lecture, titled Sustainable Pollution Prevention, on ...

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Thursday 24 April 2008

Law expert to give lecture

Sarah Cartwright will present the talk, which is open to staff and students, on Tuesday, 29 April, 2008 at 1pm.   Ms Cartwright is a leading expert counsellor in this ...

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Thursday 24 April 2008

Nice One, Cyrille (and Mel)

Cyrille and Mel, now both football agents, visited the University on to talk to Media and Communications students who are taking a module in Media and Sport.‌   Cyrille, ...

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Friday 25 April 2008

Innovative courses to boost computing skills

The School of Computing and IT is holding a launch event on Thursday (MAY 1) from 4-7pm to introduce its new Top-up degrees.   This event will be ideal for any student ...

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Tuesday 29 April 2008

Young designers exhibit at Uni

The A-Level design show at the University of Wolverhampton gives Year 12 and 13 students the opportunity to showcase their work. This year’s show on Thursday, 1 May and ...

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Tuesday 29 April 2008

Open evenings in education

The , based at the Walsall Campus, will host the events. There will be information about the Foundation Degree in Early Years Services, which is aimed at people who work within ...

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Wednesday 30 April 2008

European First Year Experience Conference

The third annual European First Year Experience Conference has attracted 200 delegates from 16 different countries, including Japan, Canada New Zealand and Australia, plus a ...

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Wednesday 30 April 2008

New Uni building to be opened

The Minister of State for Schools and Learners, Jim Knight MP, will launch the new building at the on Wednesday, 7 May, 2008.   The new building houses the and the and can ...

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Thursday 10 April 2008

Diets and doping in sport go under the spotlight

Professor Ron Maughan is set to visit the University’s (RIHS) on Wednesday, 16 April 2008.   Professor Maughan is from the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at ...

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