June 2014

Art degree show

Tuesday 03 June 2014

University’s annual art show to open

Each year, final year students celebrate their time at the University by showcasing their work to local schools, colleges, businesses, regional arts organisations, alumni and the ...

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Tuesday 03 June 2014

Fashion Students take the Catwalk

Fashion and Textiles students will be presenting a fashion show at Wolverhampton Grand Station on Wednesday 4 June 2014.  The ‘Brief Encounter with Fashion’ ...

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Wednesday 04 June 2014

Two new key appointments at University

Dr Anthea Gregory has been appointed as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) and Jackie Dunne as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Access and Lifelong Learning) Dr Gregory is currently Dean of ...

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Wednesday 04 June 2014

University set to host Sikh Exhibition

The University of Wolverhampton are inviting members of the public, staff and students to take part in a series of events in relation to Sikh beliefs. The event is set to take ...

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Friday 06 June 2014

University manufacturing the future

The University’s Innovative Product Support Service (IPSS) project and Shrewsbury-based company IngPro Ltd, are holding an event aimed at the West Midlands manufacturing ...

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Volunteer Jack Guishard

Friday 06 June 2014

University student volunteering success

Jack Guishard, who has completed his final year studying for a degree in Medical Science, has been presented with this year’s ‘Volunteer of the Year Award.’ The ...

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Charity Cycle Tracy Davenport

Monday 09 June 2014

University Academic cycles to extreme lengths for charity

Tracey Devonport, Reader in Sport and Exercise Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton will be raising money for charity, along with her family, in a UK cycle ...

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Student Midlands Design Awards - John Grice

Monday 09 June 2014

Student designs awards for Midlands award ceremony

Josh Grice, who studies Illustration and Graphics, has designed the trophies for the West Midlands Institute of Directors’ award ceremony, at Edgbaston cricket ground. Josh, ...

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Tuesday 10 June 2014

Youngsters get a taste of University life

Year six students will be able to discover the concept of University, during this year’s summer school, led by the University of Wolverhampton. This week, the Performing ...

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Monday 09 June 2014

University hosts international experts

More than 40 participants from 13 countries in Africa and Asia are taking part in the Improving Forestry Governance programme at the University’s Telford Innovation ...

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Monday 09 June 2014

Midlands photo archive project wins Heritage Lottery Fund support

The partnership, set up by regional daily newspaper the Express & Star with the University of Wolverhampton and WAVE: the museums, galleries, archives of Wolverhampton, will ...

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Monday 22 September 2014

Students' Brief Encounter with fashion

‘A Brief Encounter with Fashion’ reflected the nostalgia of travel and the chance encounters of passengers.  The show celebrated the achievements of students ...

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Thursday 12 June 2014

Rise in international applications

Compared to the same point last year, applications from overseas students have risen by 38%. In particular, there have been significant increases in the numbers of applications ...

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Thursday 12 June 2014

University launches new International Academy

A brand new International Academy will be based at Telford Innovation Campus, providing language and study skills support for overseas students, as well as social and cultural ...

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Angelica Salas Contruction Award

Tuesday 23 September 2014

Dominican Republic Student scoops UK construction award

Angelica Salas was among 23 students from the Central American country who came to Wolverhampton last year to study Masters programs as part of an initiative sponsored by her ...

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Monday 16 June 2014

University’s Paralympians of the future

For the third year running, the University’s Walsall Campus played host to the Black Country ‘SMILE’ event on Friday 6 June. Over 200 young people with special ...

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Monday 16 June 2014

Graduates to boost skills in workshop

Budding graduates are invited to attend an interactive workshop taking place at Thinktank Museum, based in Birmingham, on Friday 4 July from 9:30am to 2pm. The event will be ...

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Monday 16 June 2014

Regional nursing experts to attend landmark summit

The meeting will bring together leaders in nursing research from the region’s universities for the first meeting of its kind in the UK on Friday, 20 June 2014. The Summit ...

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Lord Paul Business Award

Monday 16 June 2014

Honour for University Chancellor

The Rt Hon Lord Paul of Marylebone, PC was awarded the honour for his outstanding contribution to industry, education and philanthropy by the Black Country Asian Business ...

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Lord Paul Business Award

Tuesday 17 June 2014

Top award for international project

The international collaboration with the University of Maiduguri in Northern Nigeria aims to increase the number of small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in a country troubled ...

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Wednesday 18 June 2014

University launches Facebook Competition

SciFest is a week-long celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) at the University of Wolverhampton. The University’s ‘Science Shack’ ...

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Thursday 19 June 2014

Scientists reach finals of national tech competition

Dr Sarah Jones and Professor John Howl, from the School of Pharmacy, have been selected as finalists in the Royal Society of Chemistry's Emerging Technologies Competition ...

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Thursday 12 June 2014

University academy receives inspection praise

Tame Valley Academy in Chillinghome Road, Birmingham joined the Education Central Multi-Academy Trust (ECMAT) in December 2012. ECMAT, which is part of the University, works with ...

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UWBS new business school 2

Friday 20 June 2014

New business school gets underway

The six-storey building will serve the University of Wolverhampton’s Business School, providing a combination of social and learning space for undergraduate, postgraduate ...

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Tuesday 24 June 2014

Award for inspirational lecturer

Dr Paul Hooley, Senior Lecturer in Cell and Molecular Biology, has been made a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA). The honour recognises Dr Hooley’s ...

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Tuesday 23 September 2014

Business School Charter

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Wednesday 25 June 2014

Charter award for Business School

The Small Business Charter Award scheme has already helped 4,700 students to find work placements in Britain’s exciting micro-business and start-up sector. Small Business ...

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Thursday 26 June 2014

University receives £116,000 for student sport

The University is one of 54 universities to benefit from nearly £10 million of funding to help get nearly 180,000 new students playing sport. The Try It, Love It, Live It ...

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Adam Checkley at top of the world

Thursday 26 June 2014

KEEN Student snaps Manager Position

‘Top of the World’ banqueting suite, owned by Utopia’s Clubs, has appointed Adam Checkley as its first Events and Conference Manager. The 21 year old obtained ...

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Thursday 26 June 2014

University’s Opportunity Fayre

Year 12 and 13 students from local sixth forms and colleges will have the opportunity to discover a range of inspiring workshops and presentations hosted at the University of ...

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Friday 27 June 2014

University’s Former Army Officer Awarded

Lieutenant Colonel Helen Lloyd Wildman, is the University Registrar and Secretary at the University of Wolverhampton and will be presented with a Veterans’ Award on Armed ...

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Michael Elliott

Thursday 26 June 2014

New role for Chair of Governors

Michael Elliott has been announced as the next Chief Executive of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music. He is currently the Chief Executive of the Royal Scottish ...

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Friday 27 June 2014

University supports Academy in new online degree

The Academy of Music and Sound has announced the UK’s first online ‘blended learning’ degree in Performance Industries. The Music Instrument Retail ...

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Monday 30 June 2014

University to host World War Masterclass

The University of Wolverhampton’s First World War research group is offering unique opportunities to explore key topics of ‘Command in War’ through lectures, ...

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Monday 30 June 2014

Cash bursaries of up to £850 available for West Midlands businesses

The first phase of the Graduate Bursary Scheme offered 63 bursaries to local businesses. Now the University has been awarded 80 additional cash bursaries of up to £850 to ...

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