June 2013

Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on what makes a winning team

Andy is accredited by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) for scientific support and research as well as being a Chartered Psychologist with the British ...

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

Expert comment on the Queen's Coronation

Paul is a published author on topics such as visual communications and the media. His current active research interests centre on the areas of News Values, TV journalism, the ...

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Monday 03 June 2013

New overseas partnership for University

A delegation from the Ogun State Institute of Technology (OGITECH), Nigeria, recently visited the University to explore opportunities for academic collaboration and to sign a ...

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designed by Benjy James Young

Monday 03 June 2013

Directing the designs

The West Midlands Director of the Year Awards has become the IoDs most successful annual event attracting a high standard of entrants. The organisation felt it was only fitting ...

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Tuesday 04 June 2013

Languages initiative to be highlighted at conference

‘Going Places with Languages in Europe’, a project co-ordinated by the University, is a Transfer of Innovation project and is part of the Lifelong Learning Programme ...

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Wednesday 05 June 2013

Marketing event to aid international development

The event, co-organised by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and the University’s Business School, will include keynote speakers Sue Rennie and David Witton. The ...

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Wednesday 05 June 2013

Student lands scholarship into cancer cell research

Nikita Dhingra, a second year BSc Medical Science student at the University, has been awarded a prestigious Biomedical Vacation Scholarship by the Wellcome Trust. Nikita’s ...

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Thursday 06 June 2013

School students join forces with University for police app

Researchers from the University have teamed up with the West Mercia Police to assist students from St Michael’s C of E School, Rowley Regis, in the development of ideas for ...

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Mitchel Emms 2

Wednesday 05 June 2013

University backing Mitchel to become The Voice

Mitchel sung his way into Danny O’Donoghue’s final three acts for the live shows, which get underway on BBC1 this Friday. The University of Wolverhampton ...

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Monday 10 June 2013

Shortlist for University awards finalised

The Business Achievement Awards, to be held on Wednesday 12 June at Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton, will showcase the University’s successful collaborations with ...

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First Class Award and ranked 39 out of 143 universities in the People & Planet Green League 2013

Tuesday 11 June 2013

First for University of Wolverhampton in People and Planet Green League 2013

The University was given a First Class Award and ranked 39 out of 143 universities in the People & Planet Green League 2013. This was a jump of 14 places and compares to the ...

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

University takes science to the streets of Wolverhampton

Following on from the success of Sci-Fest last year, the University is running the week-long event again this year. The event includes a week of events aimed at school pupils of ...

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Tuesday 11 June 2013

On the spot offers from University

The “on the spot offer” initiative will see the University having the chance to make unconditional offers to prospective students, based on suitable confirmed grades, ...

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

University to mark 21st anniversary

On 17 June 1992 Wolverhampton Polytechnic became the University of Wolverhampton as a result of the Further and Higher Education Act. And on 17 June 2013 guests from across the ...

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

Expert comment on faith-based school selection

Dr Emira is specialised in Professional Studies in Education. His main research areas include Social Inclusion and Educational Policy and Practice. To ban or not to ban 'faith ...

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Thursday 13 June 2013

Children and War: Past and Present

The international multidisciplinary conference will be held at the University of Salzburg, Austria, on 10-12 July 2013 in association with the United Nations Office of the Special ...

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Thursday 13 June 2013

University to host popular research conference

This year’s conference, to be held by the School of Education Futures at the University, is titled ‘Research, in Dialogue’ and will be held on Thursday 20 ...

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Friday 14 June 2013

University to open new information and advice centre to public

The University bought the former Varsity pub, which sits on the corner of its City Campus at the junction of Stafford Street and Wulfruna Street last year. It will house an advice ...

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Friday 14 June 2013

Research funding awarded to University duo

Jodie Betham, a second year BSc (Hons) Psychology student, and Dr Niall Galbraith, Senior Lecturer and Undergraduate Course Leader in Psychology, have been awarded £1600 by ...

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The annual Business Achievement Awards

Tuesday 18 June 2013

A night of celebration for University

The annual Business Achievement Awards, which aims to highlight the University’s commitment to enterprise and student employability, saw winners from six different ...

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Tuesday 18 June 2013

European placement scheme to aid graduates

The 12 week work placement, provided by the EU’s ‘Lifelong Learning Programme’, is an estimated €250,000 project which will assist up to 60 unemployed ...

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Scifest

Wednesday 19 June 2013

Experience the magic of science and engineering

‌Scifest, which was launched last year, is holding a huge free event on Saturday 22 June 2013 at the University’s City Campus, Wulfruna Street from 10 – ...

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Wednesday 05 June 2013

Expert comment on Nick Drake

Matt has worked as an engineer and producer since 1996, engineering and producing recordings for both major and independent labels. As a guitarist he has signed recording and ...

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Sunday 09 June 2013

Accelerated degree created for industry

The Bachelor degree level course, entitled BEng (Hons) Manufacturing Engineering, is an employer-sponsored degree developed with the industry for the benefits of both employers ...

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Roger Wilson from the Forestry Commission with members of the “Improving Forest Governance” course delegation at Cannock Chase

Thursday 20 June 2013

Cannock Chase visit highlights University's quest to protect forestry

A course aiming to assist the international drive to protect the world’s tree population is once again being hosted by the University of Wolverhampton. The “Improving ...

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Thursday 20 June 2013

Overseas conference to mark 21st anniversary

The event, ‘Global Higher Education: Partnerships & Opportunities’, is being staged in Colombo between 24-26 June 2013 for international education partners. The ...

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fifth annual Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards

Friday 21 June 2013

University picks up industry accolade

The Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre is collaboration between the University of Wolverhampton, the City of Wolverhampton College, the Black Country Chamber of ...

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Faculty of Science and Engineering, Ndy Ekere, Suzi Perry and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Geoff Layer.

Friday 21 June 2013

University launches new Science and Engineering faculty

The  was officially launched at an event at the University’s City Campus on Wednesday 19 June by Honorary Graduate Suzi Perry. Suzi, who fronts the BBC’s ...

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Wednesday 19 June 2013

University duo investigate network's impact

Dr Mahmoud Emira and Karl Royle, both from the University’s Centre for Development and Applied Research in Education (CeDARE), are investigating the mission and values of ...

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Tuesday 25 June 2013

Students vie for international game development crown

The team, made up of current students and recent graduates, are one of just fifteen groups selected by a panel of industry experts for the final of the “Dare to be ...

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Tuesday 07 October 2014

Book launched to celebrate University’s heritage

'Opening Doors in the Heartlands: A History of the University of Wolverhampton' tells the story of the University from its early roots as the Wolverhampton Mechanic’s ...

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Matt Jones' book cover design for Penguin competition

Wednesday 26 June 2013

Graduate's design lauded at prestigious awards ceremony

Matt Jones, a recent MA Digital and Visual Communications student at the University, claimed second place for his ‘The Wind in the Willows’ cover design at the 2013 ...

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

Expert comment on Bollywood

"This year is the 100th anniversary of the first Bollywood movie. I was never a fan of Bollywood as a kid. In fact, I hated it. We had one TV and video recorder in the house ...

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Thursday 27 June 2013

Public Health on agenda for Wolverhampton Debates

Sir Liam Donaldson will give a talk titled Health, Wealthy and Wise at the event taking place at Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Molineux Stadium on Friday 28 June 2013. It will ...

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OCNWMR - Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wolverhampton, Professor Geoff Layer and CEO of the Open College Network West Midlands Region Chris Assheton signing the progression information documents agreement.

Thursday 27 June 2013

University signs up to new agreement for Access students

Access courses are designed for adults who want to start on a path into higher education either to pursue a particular career or who want to enjoy learning at a higher level and ...

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Friday 28 June 2013

Saddlers tested by University

The state-of-the-art facilities, located at the University’s Walsall Campus, hosted the players on Wednesday 26 June as they look to begin their preparations for the ...

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Friday 28 June 2013

Orchards becomes latest sponsored academy

The Orchards Primary Academy, in Rhayader Road, Northfield, Birmingham is the fifth school to be sponsored by Education Central Multi-Academy Trust (MAT), within the University of ...

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