May 2010

Tuesday 04 May 2010

University nominated for prestigious global learning award

The Instructional Management Systems (IMS) Learning Impact Awards are designed to recognise and reward the use of influential technology in the support of learning worldwide. The ...

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Wednesday 05 May 2010

Triple hope for Shropshire companies

The companies are nominated for Shropshire Business Awards after working with the University on its programme. The awards ceremony is due to take place on Friday, June 4 2010 at ...

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Monday 10 May 2010

Spotlight on university and business links

Professor Ian Oakes, Pro Vice-Chancellor Research and Enterprise, will present the lecture on Wednesday, 19 May 2010 at 6pm. The lecture, titled the role of university-business ...

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Thursday 13 May 2010

Focus on financing small businesses

Professor Khaled Soufani, from Canada, will discuss financing small businesses at the lecture on Tuesday, 18 May 2010. Professor Soufani is an Associate Professor and Director of ...

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Tuesday 04 May 2010

Research looks at ethics of using new technology in education

- out by a University of Wolverhampton expert. Professor of Mobile Learning, John Traxler, has received funding from the Higher Education Academy (HEA) for the project. With a ...

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Friday 14 May 2010

Gala show for dance students

Students in their first, second and third years of courses at the will be taking part in the event on Wednesday, May 19 and Thursday, May 20 2010. The Gala Show will take place at ...

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Thursday 13 May 2010

Photographer to present talk

A guest talk by Gavin Watson will take place on Wednesday, 19 May from 2pm to 4pm in the MC001 lecture theatre at City Campus. Gavin is the photographer behind the book ...

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Monday 17 May 2010

University helps city fill empty shops

The shop, named ‘WLV’, has been launched in partnership with Wolverhampton City Council and the Wolverhampton City Centre Company to help tackle the number of empty ...

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Thursday 20 May 2010

Eco expert to inspire staff at launch event

Rob Holdway advises companies and Government in the UK and around the world on how to reduce the environmental impact of their business. He will be speaking at Wolverhampton ...

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Thursday 20 May 2010

Talk on Britain’s oldest computer at its former home

The WITCH (Wolverhampton Instrument for Teaching Computation from Harwell) was installed at what is now the University in 1957. The computer was used as a teaching aid until 1973 ...

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Friday 21 May 2010

University gets stamp of approval

The University successfully applied for The Frank Buttle Trust Quality Mark for Care Leavers in Higher Education. To achieve the Quality Mark, the University’s student ...

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Friday 21 May 2010

Student achievement recognised

The University will be hosting its Employment and Volunteering Awards ceremony on Wednesday, 26 May 2010 from 11am to 1pm. Last year the University hosted its first Volunteer ...

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Monday 24 May 2010

Design awards for innovative packaging ideas

It is the second year in a row that students have been successful at the International StarPack Awards. This year Lisa Woodland, who is studying a BA (Hons) Graphic ...

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Peter Day

Tuesday 25 May 2010

Spotlight on global citizenship

Professor of Higher Education, Glynis Cousin, will present the talk on Wednesday, 2 June 2010 at 6pm. The lecture, titled Global Citizenship and a Cosmopolitan Outlook, will take ...

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Tuesday 25 May 2010

University scoops top global learning technology impact award

- the ‘high impact’ use of technology. The Instructional Management Systems (IMS) Learning Impact Awards took place in California last week with a shortlist drawn from ...

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Wednesday 26 May 2010

Work begins on University performing arts centre

The first sod was cut by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Caroline Gipps, at a ceremony at the Walsall Campus on Tuesday, May 25 2010. The centre, which will be known as The ...

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Thursday 27 May 2010

Trainee solicitors set up free legal advice clinic

The advice clinic, supported by Talbots Solicitors, is run by law graduates studying the Legal Practice Course (LPC), which is the vocational stage of training for ...

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