March 2010

Monday 01 March 2010

Former businessman, 63, starts new nursing career

Arthur Louis had worked in the manufacturing business all his life before retiring to Cyprus. But after only six months, he realised that he was not ready for a life of leisure ...

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Tuesday 02 March 2010

Construction law under the spotlight

Professor of Construction and Engineering Law Issaka Ndekugri will examine trends in the resolution of such disputes and the market for professional services to resolve issues at ...

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Monday 08 March 2010

Official Recognition for University Catering Services

The team has received Hospitality Assured Accreditation, the formal standard for Service and Business Excellence. Emma Furnival, Assistant Director, said: “We are delighted ...

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Wednesday 03 March 2010

Top scientific award for Ph.D graduate

Dr Ranjan Bhattacharyya has been named Asian Scientist of the Year 2009 by theWorld Association of Soil and Water Conservation (WASWAC). Ranjan, a scientist of Vivekananda ...

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Sunday 07 March 2010

Annual Celebration of Justice held in City

A Service to Celebrate the Administration of Justice in the Black Country was held at the Collegiate Church of St Peters in the city centre on Sunday (MAR7). The event was ...

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Monday 08 March 2010

Staff and students celebrate opening of new centre

Staff at offered pastries and pizzas throughout the day, as well as helping existing students fill in ‘PR1’ forms, which ensures they get the funding available to ...

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Monday 15 March 2010

Lecture to examine police corruption

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Monday 15 March 2010

Student democracy revitalised

It is anticipated that a record number of students will vote next week (w/c MAR 15) as candidates compete for students’ votes around university campuses. The student funding ...

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Monday 15 March 2010

Public lecture about Robotics

Professor of Robotics Ian Sillitoe will present the lecture on Wednesday, 17 March 2010 at 6pm. The talk is titled Computational Aspects of Robotics: Novel Sensory Processing ...

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Tuesday 16 March 2010

Celebration of SPEED success

The Student Placements for Entrepreneurs in Education West Midlands (SPEED WM) programme gives students the opportunity to set up their own business while they are still at ...

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Tuesday 23 March 2010

Nursery chalks up top marks

The Little Scholars nursery, based in the Randall Lines building at City Campus, received the top grade following a recent inspection. The glowing report praised the extremely ...

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Tuesday 23 March 2010

Focus on waterfronts at international event

The 4th International Ajman Urban Planning Conference will take place from Monday, March 29 to Wednesday, March, 31 2010 at Ajman University, Ajman, in the United Arab ...

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Thursday 25 March 2010

National final for art student

Carlton Smith, 26, from Wolverhampton, was named as one of three regional finalists in the Art of Nurture competition held at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery last week. He was ...

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Thursday 25 March 2010

Breakfast seminar for businesses

Roy Taylor, from Malthouse Engineering Ltd, will explain the benefits his company has gained from working in partnership with the University of Wolverhampton at a free breakfast ...

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Wednesday 24 March 2010

Governor receives sporting honour

Dr Josh Johnson has been presented with an 8th Dan black belt for his contribution to the sport locally, nationally and internationally. Josh runs the JJ Karate Academy in ...

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Friday 26 March 2010

Clean bill of health for city’s community healthcare buildings

The energy efficiency of Wolverhampton City Primary Care Trust’s buildings has been analysed by the PCT working with the University of Wolverhampton and Ingham Diagnostic ...

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Monday 29 March 2010

Graduation ceremonies to celebrate success

Ceremonies for 600 Postgraduate and students will take place on Wednesday 31 March and Thursday 1 April 2010. Family, friends and University staff will also attend the ...

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Thursday 25 March 2010

Research into whiteboard use in classrooms

The study by the Learning Technologies Team at the Midlands Leadership Centre aims to develop guidelines for teachers and other practitioners who use whiteboards in primary and ...

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Wednesday 31 March 2010

New qualification to help teachers gain top marks

The University of Wolverhampton is a member of Teach West Midlands, which is leading the new Masters in Teaching and Learning. The degree has been specifically designed to support ...

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