August 2012

Wednesday 01 August 2012

Best in British manufacturing showcased

Two West Midlands businesses that have worked alongside the University of Wolverhampton to develop innovative products are taking a starring role in an exhibition to highlight the ...

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Alan Nevill

Thursday 02 August 2012

Size is everything for Olympic sprint success

Olympic star Usain Bolt’s body shape could hold the key to his success, a study by experts at the University of Wolverhampton has found.  The research looked into the ...

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Montage

Monday 06 August 2012

Olympic inspired artwork on show

A new piece of Olympic inspired artwork featuring over 200 photographs of University students and the local community has been unveiled. The photo montage features images of ...

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Professor Andrew Lane

Monday 06 August 2012

Home advantage at London 2012: the roar of the crowd and extreme emotions

The roar of the home crowd at the London 2012 Games is helping to spur athletes on - but also causing some members of Team GB to feel the need to apologise. Sports Psychologist at ...

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Wednesday 08 August 2012

Professor predicts Team GB Olympic medal haul

A University of Wolverhampton professor has devised a mathematical formula to predict Team GB’s final medal haul at London 2012. Taking into account home advantage and ...

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Monday 13 August 2012

University Open Day

Hundreds of students are expected to descend on the University of Wolverhampton to find out what it has to offer as part of its annual summer Open Day. The University will host ...

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Tuesday 14 August 2012

Chat room launched for A Level results

Students looking for advice on A level results day will be offered help in an online chat room. University of Wolverhampton admissions experts will be on hand on from 8:30am on ...

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Wednesday 15 August 2012

University ready for Clearing calls

Admissions experts at the University of Wolverhampton are gearing up to provide advice and answer queries about the Clearing process. The University has 50 people on hand to take ...

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Thursday 16 August 2012

Thousands of calls to Clearing hotline

The University of Wolverhampton received almost 6,500 calls to its Clearing hotline during the first few hours on A-Level results day. Around 2,500 people had also visited the ...

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Monday 20 August 2012

University hosts Olympic-themed event

Children will be hoping to follow in the footsteps of this summer’s Olympians at a special event at the University of Wolverhampton. The aim of the two-week event at the ...

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Monday 20 August 2012

Scholarships awarded to new students

The University of Wolverhampton has announced that it has offered more than 600 scholarships to new students to help them financially through their studies. A total of 420 were ...

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Professor Andrew Lane

Tuesday 21 August 2012

Turn up, tune in, work out

Feeling inspired by the London Olympics? Then selecting the right music to exercise could hold the key to running efficiently and for longer, according to a leading sports ...

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Wednesday 22 August 2012

New improved facilities for students and staff

The University of Wolverhampton is investing £1m as part of its aim to improve facilities for students and staff. Work is underway to redevelop the at the ...

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Thursday 23 August 2012

University announces honours list

The designer of the London 2012 Olympic medals and the founder of one of the UK’s leading discount chains are among those receiving honorary degrees from the University of ...

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Friday 24 August 2012

Specialist training for international organisation

A team of experts from an organisation which supports victims of conflicts around the world has completed a specially devised training programme at the University of ...

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Professor John darling

Tuesday 28 August 2012

New Research Dean announced

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Dean of Research. Professor John Darling has taken up the post having previously been the Dean of the The new role, which ...

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