May 2012

Professor Geoff Layer and Steve Bull

Tuesday 01 May 2012

Bully puts best foot forward for Walk

Steve Bull swapped the pitch for the lecture theatre to give staff and students at the University of Wolverhampton an insight into his football career.‌ The Wolverhampton ...

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nidms

Tuesday 01 May 2012

Six major dance organisations, universities and a hospital unite to launch the first National Instit

Over 200 dance professionals joined dance medicine and science leaders at the Royal Society of Medicine to celebrate the opening of the National Institute of Dance Medicine ...

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Micheal Johnson

Tuesday 01 May 2012

Sports psychologist involved in major online experiment with Olympic Gold Medallist Michael Johnson

A University of Wolverhampton sports psychologist has helped to develop an online test for BBC Lab UK’s biggest ever experiment. ‘Can You Compete Under ...

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Tuesday 01 May 2012

Influential civil servants visit University

Senior figures from the civil service in Bangladesh are visiting the University of Wolverhampton to take part in a training programme focused on delivering government reform. The ...

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Wednesday 02 May 2012

Students light up Olympic Stadium

University of Wolverhampton students will be competing at the brand new Olympic Stadium this weekend in a national athletics championships. The students will be taking part in the ...

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Wednesday 02 May 2012

Impact of University of Wolverhampton on London 2012 highlighted in new report

Research into the changing shape of world-class sprinters by University of Wolverhampton experts has been included in a new report showing the impact of universities’ ...

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Wednesday 02 May 2012

Celebration of budding entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurial students at the University of Wolverhampton who have launched their own businesses will be showcasing their companies at a special celebration. Over fifty SPEED WM ...

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Wednesday 02 May 2012

Hub hosts international piano competition

A prestigious piano competition which has attracted entries from education institutions around the world is being held at the University of Wolverhampton. The Performance Hub ...

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Brainwave

Thursday 03 May 2012

Glass art featured in new exhibition in China

Glass art by University of Wolverhampton lecturers has been selected for a prestigious show in China. The University’s has been invited to exhibit glasswork at the New ...

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Jarryd Dunn

Tuesday 08 May 2012

Student wins gold at Olympic Stadium

A University of Wolverhampton student is among the first athletes to clinch a gold medal at the new Olympic Stadium. Jarryd Dunn won gold in the 400m at the British Universities ...

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Dr Bunhead

Wednesday 09 May 2012

University launches first SciFest

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting its first ever SciFest, a celebration of science and technology. The free week-long event in June has been created to enable school ...

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Tuesday 08 May 2012

Getting into the swing for charity

University of Wolverhampton staff are hitting the fairways to raise money for local charities. The annual University golf day is being held at Perton Golf Club in Wolverhampton on ...

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Friday 11 May 2012

Innovative designs to be showcased

Students at the University of Wolverhampton have been drawing up plans to redesign the Molineux Stadium and a former brewery site as part of their final year projects. The Civil ...

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Dr Anthea Gregory, Steve Morgan and Steve Grady

Friday 11 May 2012

Entrepreneur shares secrets with business students

The man behind one of the country’s most successful house builders gave staff and students an insight into his business career at an event at the University of ...

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Art Foundation

Friday 11 May 2012

Artistic students celebrated

Students on a new art foundation programme at the University of Wolverhampton have celebrated completing their course with a special exhibition of their creative work. The course ...

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Monday 14 May 2012

University secures research bursary

The University of Wolverhampton has secured a prestigious bursary which will enable a student or graduate to carry out research into work placements. The University successfully ...

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Monday 14 May 2012

Eurozone and financial markets under the spotlight

The volatile global financial market and uncertainty in the Eurozone will be the focus of a special event at the University of Wolverhampton. Businesses in the West Midlands and ...

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Tuesday 15 May 2012

KEEN to grow West Midlands business

Forward thinking businesses in the West Midlands are being encouraged to improve their profitability by working with the region’s universities on a new knowledge exchange ...

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Thursday 17 May 2012

Top civil servant to visit campus

The top civil servant in Bangladesh is visiting the University of Wolverhampton as part of a training course focused on government reform. The Honourable Cabinet Secretary, ...

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Thursday 17 May 2012

Dedicated lecturers celebrated

Students at the University of Wolverhampton have recognised excellence in teaching and the dedication of staff at an awards ceremony. Over 250 staff and students attended the ...

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Friday 18 May 2012

Entrepreneur named in top 100 start-up companies

A business launched by an entrepreneurial University of Wolverhampton student has been named as one of the UK's top 100 high potential start-up companies. Marvin Robinson’s ...

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Jessica Corfield and Tripp Martin

Friday 18 May 2012

Awards for hardworking students

  Hardworking students who volunteer and work alongside their studies have been recognised at a University of Wolverhampton awards ceremony. The Employment and ...

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IoD Awards

Monday 21 May 2012

Designed for success

A University of Wolverhampton student was centre stage at a regional business awards after designing and making the trophies. Gwenael Prost won the commission to make the final ...

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Tuesday 22 May 2012

Commitment to research recognised

The University of Wolverhampton has received prestigious recognition for the support it provides to the career development of researchers. The institution has been announced ...

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Lifelong learning programme

Wednesday 23 May 2012

New £250,000 graduate placement scheme launched

A new £250,000 project will enable University of Wolverhampton graduates to secure valuable experience working in Spain and the Netherlands. Graduates will spend 12 weeks ...

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Tom lllube

Wednesday 23 May 2012

Entrepreneur warns of cybercrime threat

The growth of cybercrime was the focus for the latest in a series of public lectures at the University of Wolverhampton. Tom Illube, who was one of the founders of on-line bank ...

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Thursday 24 May 2012

Get creative this summer

The University of Wolverhampton is throwing its doors open to the public this summer for a host of creative classes and workshops. The University’s , in Waterloo Road, is to ...

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Friday 25 May 2012

Racing and Construction skills put to the test

Fans of Scalextric cars and Meccano sets will be able to pit their wits against the experts at a University of Wolverhampton science festival. Two competitions will form part of ...

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Tuesday 29 May 2012

New University Technology College for the West Midlands.

A new multi million pound University Technical College (UTC) for young people in the West Midlands will open in September 2014 following approval of a bid by the Department for ...

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Green League

Tuesday 29 May 2012

Thumbs up for green credentials

The University of Wolverhampton’s commitment to improving its green credentials have been recognised in a new survey ranking all UK universities by environmental and ethical ...

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Wednesday 30 May 2012

Sporting event to talent-spot Paralympians of the future

Young people with special educational needs and disability from the Black Country are getting set for a talent-spotting sports event at the University of Wolverhampton. The ...

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Wednesday 30 May 2012

University backs campaign for Government rethink on immigration policy

The University of Wolverhampton is backing a campaign to urge the Government to do more to support international student recruitment. The University is one of 68 institutions to ...

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Wednesday 30 May 2012

Exhibition of innovative student artwork

Giant plaster of Paris models, illustrations for children’s books and clothing highlighting the dark side of the fashion industry will be among the student artwork on show ...

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Wednesday 30 May 2012

Jubilee Palace date for Wolverhampton lecturer

A leading University of Wolverhampton expert is to present a talk on the Royal Family and the press at a special Diamond Jubilee event at Kensington Palace. The theme of the ...

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