April 2010

Wednesday 31 March 2010

University launches new game and degrees at Gadget Show

Staff and students from the School of Computing and IT (SCIT) are exhibiting at the event at the NEC in Birmingham from April 7 to 11 2010. The University’s Games Society ...

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Thursday 08 April 2010

New Fire and Rescue course to be launched

The new BSc (Hons) Fire and Rescue aims to prepare students for a challenging career in the fire service through academic study and work placements. A Memorandum of Understanding ...

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Tuesday 09 March 2010

Money laundering laws under the spotlight

The lecture by Professor of Law Andrew Haynes will take place on Wednesday, 14 April at 6pm. The lecture, titled the relationship between anti-laundering laws and civil liberties, ...

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Wednesday 14 April 2010

Recognition for photography student

Marinos Thoma, 23, was named winner of the 2010 Coventry Open award. Marinos, from Cyprus, is in the third year of a BA (Hons) Degree in Photography at the University’s ...

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Thursday 15 April 2010

Business expert to speak at University

Anthony Glossop, Chairman of St Modwen Properties PLC, will visit the University’s Telford Campus on Wednesday 28 April, 2010. The seminar, from 12.30pm to 1.30pm, will ...

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Friday 16 April 2010

Log on to social networking event

Issues around online etiquette, emotions and the information people disclose about themselves will go under the spotlight at the first Social Networking in Cyberspace conference ...

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Monday 19 April 2010

Travel expert highlights ash cloud effects

according to a senior tourism academic. Peter Robinson, Senior Lecturer (Leisure Industries)at the University of Wolverhampton, said the effects could have a much longer term ...

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Monday 19 April 2010

Students raise thousands for regional charities

The business students were tasked with planning and hosting a fundraising event for the Severn Hospice in Shropshire and Compton Hospice in Wolverhampton. To raise the impressive ...

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Tuesday 20 April 2010

Tamara offers fashion fix

Student Tamara Joseph is displaying her designs at the Four Seasons Couture Fashion Show at The Public, in West Bromwich, on Friday, April 23 2010 at 7pm. The event, organised by ...

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Wednesday 21 April 2010

Students perform at International Dance Festival

The University of Wolverhampton's student dance company has been working with the internationally renowned choreographer Rosie Kay to create a contemporary piece titled ...

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Wednesday 21 April 2010

Ways to inspire students highlighted

Professor Christine Hockings will discuss inclusive learning and teaching methods in higher education on Wednesday, 28 April 2010 at 6pm. The lecture will take place in MC001 at ...

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Thursday 22 April 2010

New agreement for health staff and students

Progression Agreements enable students at colleges in the region and experienced health employees to move onto recognised higher education qualifications with the ...

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Friday 23 April 2010

Students debut new opera

The music department has written and will perform the original opera, titled The Mad Day, with pupils from High Arcal School in Dudley and the English Touring Opera. The opera ...

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Friday 23 April 2010

Principal Designate Appointed to the North East Wolverhampton Academy

Bal took up her post as Principal Designate on April 19 and becomes Principal when the Academy opens in September 2010. The Academy, which has a Business, Enterprise and ...

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Tuesday 27 April 2010

George Alagiah to visit University

The event on Friday, 30 April 2010 is open to all and will cover a range of topics including sustainability, international trade and engagement with Fairtrade. The panel ...

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Wednesday 28 April 2010

Spaghetti Junction inspires opening ceremony

 international gymnastics championship. Dennie Wilson is working as Artistic Director and Choreographer for the European Gymnastics Championships 2010, which are being held ...

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Thursday 29 April 2010

Public lecture on effective teaching

Professor Jo Allan will present the lecture at the University’s Walsall Campus on Wednesday, 5 May 2010. The lecture, titled Perceptions of HE teaching effectiveness: ...

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Thursday 29 April 2010

Top award for mature student

Nigal Goodship, from Stourbridge, has been named winner of a West Midlands Regional Adult Learners’ Week award. He will be presented with a certificate and a £200 ...

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Friday 30 April 2010

Top gigs for music students

Talented University of Wolverhampton music students will be performing gigs in professional venues around the region as part of their degree course. Third year students on the BA ...

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