February 2014

Engineering Fair

Wednesday 05 February 2014

Hundreds build success at engineering fair

‌The first City of Wolverhampton Engineering Fair was held at the University on Friday (January 31) and the event allowed visitors to see the opportunities open to them ...

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Wednesday 05 February 2014

War expert flies to Falklands to advise military leaders

‌Stephen Badsey, Professor of Conflict Studies at the University, was invited to the South Atlantic archipelago by the Ministry of Defence. The trip was organised to look at ...

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Thursday 06 February 2014

Celebrated First World War expert to give University talk

Margaret MacMillan is the warden of St Antony’s College and professor of international history at the University of Oxford and has published several well-regarded books on ...

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Robert Llewellyn

Monday 10 February 2014

Red Dwarf star to give talk at University-backed event

‌The actor, famous for his role as Kryten on the sci-fi comedy, will be presenting a keynote session around the importance of innovation at a forthcoming Coventry University ...

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Tuesday 11 February 2014

University tops eco-friendly league table

It was given a First Class award – the highest possible grade – in an annual eco survey by People and Planet, a large student organisation dedicated to ending world ...

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Dr Wen Wang

Thursday 13 February 2014

Researchers find workplace trust is key to pay satisfaction

‌Using data from the British Workplace Employment Relations Survey taken both at the height of the UK’s economic boom, in 2004, and at the depth of its recession, in ...

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Friday 14 February 2014

Business experts share funding tips at talk

Staff from the University’s Business Solutions department will give their expertise in finding funding, explaining what to be aware of when writing bids and what judging ...

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Lianne Bradbury, University of Wolverhampton’s Armed Forces Co-ordinator

Thursday 25 September 2014

University offering students Army training

‌The University has been working with 143 (West Midlands) Brigade and 4 Mercian Regiment to develop The University of Wolverhampton Reserve Platoon. The platoon offers ...

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Professor Ian Oakes, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research and External Engagement

Tuesday 18 February 2014

Construction industry leaders praise “essential” new course

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

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Wednesday 19 February 2014

Local firms offered support for energy-saving ideas

The University’s Built Environment Climate Change Innovations (BECCI) project team are working with housing provider Accord Group to find the leading innovative “smart ...

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Thursday 20 February 2014

Transforming Wolverhampton’s forgotten spaces

Local school children have been given the chance to transform some of the city’s eyesores as part of the Wolverhampton Forgotten Spaces Schools Competition. Coinciding with ...

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Thursday 20 February 2014

Tap into new smash game by university graduates

Wolverhampton-based VoiD Games, set up by four former University students, has released three quiz titles since its inception in 2012. Now, the company, which develops apps for ...

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Lord Bilston

Thursday 20 February 2014

University pays tribute to Lord Bilston

‌Lord Bilston, the former Wolverhampton MP Dennis Turner, died last night. He had been suffering from cancer. He served as Labour MP for Wolverhampton South East from 1987 to ...

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Thursday 27 February 2014

Enjoy Fairtrade Fortnight with the University

During Fairtrade fortnight, which started on Monday and runs until 8 March, the University is showing its support for the Make Bananas Fair campaign organised by the ...

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Friday 28 February 2014

Live budget event promises a wealth of information

Following the success of last year’s event, local companies will be invited to watch the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s statement live in the advanced Innovation ...

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Friday 28 February 2014

Top industry award for University of Wolverhampton

It picked up the award for best International Project at the Guardian University Awards 2014 at a ceremony in London. Judges picked out the University’s work in Nigeria ...

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