March 2013

Friday 01 March 2013

Language Café open for business

Based at the Arena Theatre, the event is free for all to attend - no matter what language – and refreshments will be available to purchase from the Arena Cafe. The two hour ...

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Friday 01 March 2013

Antiques Roadshow star to host auction

Ceramics and glass expert Will Farmer will host the Applied Arts Auction, which has been organised by School of Art & Design students, on Tuesday, 5 March 2013. The ...

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Monday 04 March 2013

University to host Open Day

The Open Day will take place on Saturday, 9 March 2013 at the Wolverhampton and Walsall campuses from 10am to 3pm. There will be numerous things to do at the event, including the ...

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Monday 04 March 2013

Negotiation skills on show in national competition

Natalia Hill, a second year LLB (Hons) student, was part of a team which made it through to the UK National Negotiation Competition’s final stages. The competition, ...

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Tuesday 05 March 2013

Vote for your favourite Wolverhampton sight!

The Art Gallery, St Peter’s Gardens and the Grand Theatre are already in the running for the title as part of the innovative project by University of Wolverhampton students ...

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Wednesday 06 March 2013

New function venue to be launched

The University has transformed a disused Students’ Union bar into a contemporary function suite, bar and coffee lounge for private event hire. The new 250-seat capacity ...

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Wednesday 06 March 2013

Students to run coaching sessions

The initiative, set up on the back of the London Paralympic Games, allows those with disabilities to engage in an active, social event within the community every Friday in the run ...

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Thursday 07 March 2013

New technology centre to open

The Visualisation Centre at the University of Wolverhampton Science Park features the latest developments in audio-visual technology and builds on the success of a similar Centre ...

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Thursday 07 March 2013

New project with Victim Support to be launched

The new project will be run by students who have undertaken professional training with Victim Support to give free and confidential help to anyone affected by crime. The project ...

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Friday 08 March 2013

New partnership agreed with security firms

‌New agreements have been signed to accredit training offered by the organisations and also enable people to progress onto Masters courses at the University. The three ...

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Tuesday 12 March 2013

Justice march organised by University

Senior University staff joined the High Sherriff of the West Midlands, Stewart Towe, and the Mayor of Wolverhampton, Councillor Christine Mills, amongst others for a colourful ...

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Tuesday 12 March 2013

Prominent graduates to share knowledge

The University of Wolverhampton’s ‘Graduate to Great’ campaign is returning with a series of lectures enabling experts to reveal the experiences ...

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Thursday 14 March 2013

Student to present findings to Parliament

Peng Liu, a PhD student from the University’s , has been invited to the ‘SET For Britain’ event thanks to his research into using an anti-alcoholism drug ...

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Monday 18 March 2013

First Open Day for Deaf learners to be held

The event will take place at the Wolverhampton City Campus on Wednesday, 27 March 2013 from 10 am to 4 pm. The event, which follows a similar format to the University’s ...

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Tessa Sanderson CBE

Monday 18 March 2013

Olympian to attend awards ceremony

Around 200 people are expected to attend the University’s annual Sports Awards ceremony on Wednesday (20 March 2013). The special night, to be held at Walsall Football Club, ...

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Friday 03 October 2014

University to host Budget event

The ‘Live Budget Event’, hosted at the University of Wolverhampton Science Park, will see an open forum taking place after the Budget has been broadcast live on ...

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Tuesday 19 March 2013

Middle East Office to open

The Middle East Regional Office (MERO) will be based in Muscat and will open its doors on Monday 25 March 2013. It aims to build long partnerships with Middle East governments and ...

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Tuesday 19 March 2013

Gruelling triathlon to help celebrate birthday

Based at the University’s Sports Centre at the Walsall Campus, 20 staff members from the Sports department are to take part in the event which will also raise funds for ...

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Ace Academy

Friday 03 October 2014

University of Wolverhampton launches secondary academy

The Ace Academy, in Alexandra Road, Tipton opened last year following a £24 million pound Building Schools of the Future re-build, and is the first secondary school to be ...

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Sunday 03 March 2013

Event to showcase manufacturing excellence

The Manufacturing Excellence Event, hosted by the West Midlands Manufacturing Club, aims to offer product designers and innovators the opportunity to exhibit their services to the ...

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Monday 25 March 2013

Student develops innovative business

Joshua Whale, who is in his final year of a BA (Hons) Business Management (Enterprise) degree at the University of Wolverhampton, received assistance as part of his course to ...

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Professor Denis Gleeson

Tuesday 26 March 2013

New chair of the Centre for Research and Development in Lifelong Education

CRADLE is a new research centre focused on further education and lifelong learning which has been established by the University of Wolverhampton and the Institute of Learning ...

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Tuesday 26 March 2013

Students claim language prize

The ‘Japanese Speech Contest’ saw individuals and teams from several universities take part in the event held at Regent’s College, London on 2 March 2013. Marta ...

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Walsall FC Chief Executive, Stefan Gamble

Wednesday 20 March 2013

New partnership with Walsall FC

Sports scientists from the University will provide fitness monitoring and agility testing to around 130 young players who are aged between nine and 18 years old. As part of the ...

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Tuesday 26 March 2013

Walsall among the first to host new swimming experience

Based at the Sports Centre and developed by the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA), Swimfit’s ‘Activate+’ initiative is a workout programme in the pool delivered ...

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Thursday 28 March 2013

New Health Sciences University Technical College

The Health Futures UTC is being sponsored by the University of Wolverhampton in conjunction with 23 partners including all NHS Trusts in the Black Country and Birmingham. The lead ...

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Thursday 28 March 2013

Ceremonies to celebrate graduates

Three graduation ceremonies will be held for more than 800 School of Applied Sciences, School of Health and Wellbeing and Postgraduate students on Thursday 4 and Friday 5 April ...

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Thursday 28 March 2013

University marks opening of Middle East Office

‌The Middle East Regional Office (MERO), which opened its doors on Monday 25 March in the capital Muscat, is part of the University’s aim to build partnerships in the ...

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