February 2014

Mat Winzor

Monday 04 February 2013

Inspirational new teacher wins award

‌Mat Winzor is to receive an ‘Inspirational Educator’ award from the Company of Educators Charitable Trust. Mat is a newly qualified teacher at Deansfield ...

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Wednesday 06 February 2013

£1 million research into children who sleep rough

The research will focus on vulnerable children who are victims of sexual exploitation or abuse, and can also be perpetrators of crime to survive on the streets in cities across ...

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Thursday 07 February 2013

University marks 21st Birthday

On 17 June 1992 Wolverhampton Polytechnic became the University of Wolverhampton as a result of the Further and Higher Education Act. To mark the occasion the University is ...

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Thursday 25 September 2014

Placement scheme set for national launch

Companies can find out how a placement can help their business at the national launch of the Step Placement programme on Wednesday, 27 February 2013. Step gives students and ...

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Senior Lecturer Moses Murandu

Thursday 14 February 2013

“Revolutionary” sugar treatment used to treat hospital patients

‌Senior Lecturer Moses Murandu grew up in Zimbabwe and his father used granulated sugar to heal wounds and reduce pain when he was a child. But when he moved to the UK, he ...

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Plans for new Science Centre

Friday 26 September 2014

Plans for new Science Centre submitted

‌Plans for the new development have now been submitted to Wolverhampton City Council for approval. These include redeveloping the current five storey MB building, which ...

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Friday 15 February 2013

Campaigner to headline at LGBT event

Peter Tatchell is the keynote speakers at The Unfinished Battle for LGBT Equality at the University’s Arena Theatre in Wulfruna Street. Mr Tatchell is director of the ...

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Dr Matthew Wyon

Tuesday 19 February 2013

Newsnight journalist takes up Visiting Professor role

‌BBC Newsnight’s economics editor, Paul Mason, was awarded the honour of Visiting Professor of Economics by the  in April last year. Now he is to give his ...

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Friday 22 February 2013

Kick-off for Fairtrade football contest

The annual five-a-side football tournament will take place at the City Campus on Monday, 25 February 2013 from 11am to 1pm. There will be Fairtrade refreshments and prizes up for ...

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Nigerian Delegation

Tuesday 26 February 2013

New links with Nigeria forged

‌Seventeen senior academics from various Nigerian institutions took part in executive training and also looked at ways they could work together with the University. The aim ...

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Wednesday 27 February 2013

New system to trace food could have avoided the horsemeat scandal

The University, alongside eight partners across Europe, have recently completed the Farm to Fork research project. This was a pilot 3.6m euro project which developed and utilised ...

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Wednesday 27 February 2013

New associate campus to be launched in France

The campus is a partnership between the University and the Chamber of Commerce for the Basque region of France. It will involve Wolverhampton working closely with two French ...

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