August 2008

Friday 01 August 2008

The world's ten oldest jokes revealed

    The study was commissioned for Dave to celebrate a night of top notch stand-up comedy for Live at the Apollo on Saturday 2 August 2008. A team of academics were ...

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Monday 04 August 2008

Police expert visits Kosovo

    Professor Peter Waddington, Director of the , has just returned from the mission on behalf of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe ...

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Wednesday 06 August 2008

Emotional control key to Olympic success

-a University of Wolverhampton professor has argued.   Sports Psychologist is an expert in mood and human performance. He argues regulating emotions is important in ...

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The Caparo RightFuel device

Thursday 07 August 2008

Fuel innovation ready Launch

    Misfuelling mainly occurs when drivers of diesel cars accidentally fill up with petrol, as the nozzle from a diesel fuel pump is larger than a petrol one. According ...

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Tuesday 12 August 2008

Find a way in - it's worth it

    Potential students are being told not to panic if they have not yet signed up for a course, got different grades than expected or are unsure what to study, as there ...

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Wednesday 13 August 2008

Clearing the way for Open Day

    The University will host the event at its Wolverhampton City and Walsall campuses on Saturday, 16 August 2008, from 10am until 4pm.   Staff will be on hand to ...

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Friday 15 August 2008

New degree in environmental health

    Environmental health involves ensuring food is safe and of good quality, protecting the environment and contributing to workplace health and safety.   The new ...

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Boro Toro computer game screen grab

Thursday 14 August 2008

National win for computer stars

    The talented students were last night (Wed) named as winners in Dare to be Digital, a video games development contest organised with Channel 4.   The team, ...

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Thursday 14 August 2008

University supports A-Level maths potential

    The Black Country Further Mathematics Centre, based in the University of Wolverhampton’s , supports the mathematical potential of students from across the ...

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Students from Tokai-Gakuen University (Japan) at the University of Wolverhampton's School of Health

Friday 15 August 2008

Study tour for Japanese visitors

The University’s and have hosted the 21 students and a lecturer from Tokai-Gakuen University, in Nagoya in Japan, for a two-week Health, Culture, Sport & English ...

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Wednesday 20 August 2008

Creative event at Uni

    The  hosted the Creative Pathways Symposium on Friday, 22 August 2008.   The event complemented the international Glass Routes exhibition at Bilston Craft ...

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Wednesday 20 August 2008

Classroom voting systems go under the spotlight

    The voting systems are used in schools across the country, and allow pupils to participate in lessons by sending responses to questions or discussion topics via an ...

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Friday 22 August 2008

Hi-tech new studios for Uni students

    Major Key Studios, who run two foundation degrees with the University, have taken a suite of rooms at the landmark West Bromwich arts centre, The Public. The rooms ...

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Monday 18 August 2008

Open evening for budding lawyers and police officers

    An open evening will be held on Wednesday, August 27, 2008 for people wishing to find out about studying on a course with the or applying through ...

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Wednesday 27 August 2008

New degrees set to launch

    The (SCIT) is launching the new Postgraduate degrees to meet demand for skills in industry.   Anyone interested in finding out more about the courses can ...

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Friday 29 August 2008

University honour for Lisa

    Lisa came to national prominence in 1996 when she was working as a nursery nurse at St Luke’s School in Blakenhall, Wolverhampton. A man armed with a ...

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Friday 29 August 2008

University honorary degrees announced

    Five-times Wimbledon champion Frew McMillan, from South Africa, will receive an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science from the School of Sport, Performing Arts and ...

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