2017 Articles

Friday 18 August 2017

Graduate broadcasts success with BBC role

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has used her degree to produce success by bagging a role as Broadcast Journalist/Digital Video Producer at the BBC.

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Wednesday 16 August 2017

Graduate lays the foundations for success in construction

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is laying the foundations for success in the construction industry.

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Wednesday 16 August 2017

Visit examines pancreatic cancer research

The University of Wolverhampton offered visitors from Pancreatic Cancer UK the chance to examine its cancer research facilities.

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Wednesday 16 August 2017

Students have the right formula for racing improvements

The University of Wolverhampton race team (UWR) recently took part in the biggest student racing competition in the world – achieving a top ten place for the first time in three years.

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Wednesday 16 August 2017

Innovation project clocks up first century of clients

A project supporting SMEs (Small to Medium Enterprises) to develop new products has just clocked up its first century of clients with 100 businesses now on board.

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Tuesday 15 August 2017

Wolves and University of Wolverhampton renew major partnership

The University of Wolverhampton has renewed its role as principal sponsor of the Wolves Academy.

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Tuesday 15 August 2017

Open day to welcome visitors

People hoping to look around the facilities and apply to the University of Wolverhampton are invited to an Open Day.

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Monday 14 August 2017

Successful first year at University for Olympic medallist

It’s been a busy year for Olympic medal-winning gymnast Kristian Thomas – who has got married and celebrated a successful first year as a student at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 11 August 2017

CLEARING CASE STUDY: LEONNIE WYMAN, LLB (HONS) LAW

Applying to the University of Wolverhampton through the Clearing process was a surprising experience for Leonnie Wyman – and one that she would recommend.

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Thursday 10 August 2017

University announces honours list

A comedian, a Paralympic gold medallist and leading figures from the business world are among those to be honoured by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 09 August 2017

International students extend cultural reach at summer school

International students from across the world took part in the University of Wolverhampton’s International Academy Summer School recently.

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Wednesday 09 August 2017

Further funding banked for unsung heroes

The University of Wolverhampton’s business start-up programme, ‘Supporting the Unsung Hero’ has been awarded further sponsorship by HSBC Bank

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Wednesday 09 August 2017

Students have their say

Satisfaction with teaching and learning at the University of Wolverhampton has improved, according to a national survey of students.

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Tuesday 08 August 2017

Ruby Wax to be keynote speaker at HeadStart conference

Mental health advocate and comedian Ruby Wax OBE will be a keynote speaker at a major conference in October organised by HeadStart Wolverhampton.

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Monday 07 August 2017

Delight as student clinches Judo bronze on home soil

A University of Wolverhampton student is celebrating clinching a bronze medal at a memorable European Judo Championship held on home turf.

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Friday 04 August 2017

Nurse of the Year award shortlist for pioneering Clare

A pioneering University of Wolverhampton staff member is in the running to be named Nurse of the Year.

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Thursday 03 August 2017

Degree Apprentices build links in London

The University of Wolverhampton launched its new Chartered Surveyor Built Environment Degree Apprenticeship course at the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) headquarters

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Wednesday 02 August 2017

City partners to support Wolves Pride event

City of Wolverhampton is to hold what is hoped will be the biggest ever Wolves Pride event to celebrate its community diversity.

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Wednesday 02 August 2017

County cricket board sponsorship deal struck in Staffordshire

The University of Wolverhampton has struck a partnership deal with Staffordshire Cricket which will see them sponsoring the board until the end of the 2019 season.

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Tuesday 01 August 2017

Clearing campaign up and running for results

The University of Wolverhampton is gearing up for Clearing with new website pages and an advertising campaign outlining courses which still have spaces available.

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Tuesday 01 August 2017

University chosen as preferred supplier for Degree Apprenticeships

The University of Wolverhampton has been chosen as a preferred supplier to provide Degree Apprenticeships for two leading public service providers.

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Monday 31 July 2017

Sneak peek into Springfield

The University of Wolverhampton offered a glimpse into the redevelopment of its £100m investment in the former Springfield brewery at an event recently.

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Monday 31 July 2017

A healthy outlook for new Degree Apprenticeship

The University of Wolverhampton is bringing new life blood to its growing Degree Apprenticeship portfolio

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Monday 31 July 2017

Breakfast club serves up to businesses

Business owners can network and access support at a free breakfast club.

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Friday 28 July 2017

Carnation cultivation to tackle soil pollution

Researchers from the University of Wolverhampton are looking to tackle soil pollution in China through the cultivation of carnations.

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Thursday 27 July 2017

Project to tackle deadly viruses in Brazil gathers momentum

Academics are developing children’s games and health apps to raise awareness of how to prevent the spread of the Zika virus in Brazil.

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Thursday 27 July 2017

Students field practical skills on coastline clean-up

University of Wolverhampton students took part in a field-trip to Penrith recently where they put their academic skills to good use.

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Thursday 27 July 2017

Academic develops new technique for visually impaired theatre goers

Blind and visually impaired theatre goers could benefit from a new project where music is used to convey information and mood.

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Thursday 27 July 2017

Academics attend conference to explore educational innovation

Staff from the University of Wolverhampton attended a conference in Spain recently to share their teaching and learning knowledge

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Monday 24 July 2017

Female athletes overlooked in sports headlines, research reveals

Female athletes have been under-represented in print media over the last 40 years, a study by University of Wolverhampton researchers has revealed.

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Friday 21 July 2017

Real-life work challenges tackled by school students

School students were given a real taste of the world of work through a placement activity week organised by a leading engineering firm and the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 21 July 2017

Ground-breaking fitness and rehabilitation techniques to help dancers avoid injury

Ground-breaking fitness and rehabilitation techniques to help dancers avoid injury have been developed by Elmhurst Ballet School in collaboration with the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 13 July 2017

Businesses help to get on track for HS2

A new programme has been launched to help regional businesses to tap into potential contracts for HS2.

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Thursday 13 July 2017

Global recognition for mathematicians at University

Mathematicians at the University of Wolverhampton have been ranked number one in the world for their research.

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Thursday 13 July 2017

Music student makes the grade at prestigious summer school

A music student from the University of Wolverhampton has been selected to take part in a prestigious summer school course.

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Tuesday 11 July 2017

Students to offer free family law and divorce advice at legal advice clinic

Free advice about family law and divorce issues will be available at a special clinic run by University of Wolverhampton students.

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Tuesday 11 July 2017

Honorary graduates celebrated

Leading lights from the worlds of music, sport, art and business were honoured at a special University of Wolverhampton event.

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Monday 10 July 2017

Live museum project builds knowledge of construction careers

The University of Wolverhampton helped local schoolgirls build on their knowledge of construction careers at an event held at the Black Country Living Museum recently.

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Friday 07 July 2017

Big SMILEs for sports event

More than 250 school pupils with special educational needs took part in a range of fun sports activities at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 06 July 2017

University safety checks following Grenfell

The University of Wolverhampton has conducted safety checks of all of its sleeping accommodation in the wake of the Grenfell fire.

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Thursday 06 July 2017

Photographer exhibits his photographic series ‘Songs For The Deaf’

A University of Wolverhampton Photography degree student has taken part in a celebration of photographic talent in Yorkshire.

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Thursday 06 July 2017

Student gets top marks for trophy designs

A University of Wolverhampton student received top marks for designing bespoke awards at a prestigious business ceremony recently.

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Thursday 06 July 2017

University to host sports open day

People interested in studying or playing sports at the University of Wolverhampton are invited to a special open day.

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Thursday 06 July 2017

Wolves in Wolves’ sculpture highlights suicide prevention

A wolf sculpture dedicated to suicide prevention and mental health awareness has been created in Wolverhampton with support from the city’s University.

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Thursday 06 July 2017

University of Wolverhampton just the job for graduates

Graduates from the University of Wolverhampton are proving to be highly employable after a new report revealed record numbers go into jobs or further study after they leave.

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Wednesday 05 July 2017

Art school students have designs on success at top London event

Talented art school graduates from the University of Wolverhampton have designs on success at the New Designers (ND) event in London.

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Monday 03 July 2017

New Intelligent Transport System to provide solutions to urban congestion

Academics are working on developing intelligent transport systems to ease congestion around the Birmingham area and help travellers avoid lengthy delays.

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Friday 30 June 2017

STEM event has the right formula for inspiring females

The University of Wolverhampton showed it has the right formula for inspiring females when it joined forces with Formula 1 giant, Mercedes Grand Prix

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Friday 30 June 2017

Theatre secures funding and gains national portfolio recognition

The Arena Theatre has secured almost £1/2 million funding after its successful application to join the National Portfolio for the Arts Council.

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Thursday 29 June 2017

“Awesome” event encourages girls to consider STEM subjects

More than 130 girls tried out finger printing and lie detecting as part of a special event at the University of Wolverhampton to nurture an interest in STEM subjects.

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Thursday 29 June 2017

University shares entrepreneurship expertise in Latin America

University of Wolverhampton experts will be sharing tips and ideas around entrepreneurship with institutions in Colombia, Peru and Argentina as part of a new project.

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Wednesday 28 June 2017

Film students go in the right direction with disability film award

Two University of Wolverhampton students bagged first place at a unique film festival hosted by Business Disability Forum in London recently.

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Tuesday 27 June 2017

Musician of note celebrates 70 years of music at university

Students and staff were joined by a musician of note recently in celebration of over 70 years of music teaching at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 27 June 2017

SCI-FEST sparks interest in STEM subjects

The University of Wolverhampton is putting on a festival to spark interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

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Tuesday 27 June 2017

Engineering graduate zooms into dream career

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has raced ahead of the competition to secure a job with the world famous Morgan Motor Company in Malvern.

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Monday 26 June 2017

Top award for nursing student

An inspirational University of Wolverhampton nursing student has been honoured for her passion and commitment to nursing in her community at a prestigious awards ceremony.

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Monday 26 June 2017

Expert shares insights into running science

Expertise from a University of Wolverhampton professor is featured in a new book focused on the science of running.

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Thursday 22 June 2017

Project seeks to improve healthcare services for Deaf people in Wolverhampton

A new research project to help improve health and social care services for Deaf people in Wolverhampton is urging people to share their experiences.

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Thursday 22 June 2017

Budding entrepreneurs pitch business ideas to reach national final

An innovative new app which could be part of the next generation of pop-up books has won a regional Young Enterprise competition hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 21 June 2017

University staff get on their bikes to raise cash

Staff from the University of Wolverhampton got on their bikes to raise money for a local charity recently.

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Wednesday 21 June 2017

Computer Science students design mobile language app for police

Computer Science degree students at the University of Wolverhampton have shown great aptitude in creating a mobile app for West Midlands Police front-line officers

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Wednesday 21 June 2017

Local exhibition puts art on the Black Country map

A University of Wolverhampton art student is putting art on the map in her new solo exhibition at Dudley Archives and Local History Centre.

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Monday 19 June 2017

Passport funding secured for business to improve digital knowledge

The University of Wolverhampton has secured £1/2 million funding to help small to medium businesses (SMEs) improve their digital knowledge.

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Monday 19 June 2017

Engineering students get on board a hill climb championship

University of Wolverhampton Race Team students have offered their engineering services to help a competitor taking part in the 2017 British Speed Hillclimb Championship.

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Monday 19 June 2017

Students have designs on new fashion and textiles degrees

University of Wolverhampton Fashion & Textiles degree students are celebrating success at their end of year shows

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Wednesday 14 June 2017

College students get an insight into studying Physics

A group of Dudley Sixth College students visited the University of Wolverhampton to get an insight into studying Physics.

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Wednesday 14 June 2017

The world's quickest theatre festival comes to Wolverhampton

Straight from the streets of Seattle, 14/48 WOLVERHAMPTON is landing at the Arena Theatre on June 16 and 17 and is set to showcase 14 plays over a 48-hour period.

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Monday 12 June 2017

Event to highlight research excellence

Research excellence at the University of Wolverhampton will be showcased in a two-day conference later this month (June).

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Friday 09 June 2017

Students celebrate degrees of success at end of year show

Students from the University of Wolverhampton’s Faculty of Arts are all set to showcase the work they’ve created during their degree studies – and it’s sure to be a draw locally.

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Friday 09 June 2017

Award winning feature film short-listed for national TV awards

A film made by University of Wolverhampton Video and Film Production graduates has been shortlisted at this year’s national Royal Television Society (RTS) Student Television Awards.

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Wednesday 07 June 2017

University to host major Cyberpsychology and Cybertherapy event

Experts in cyberpsychology, cybertherapy and social networking will attend an international conference hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 07 June 2017

University students get into the swing of the Sixties at air show

University of Wolverhampton students will be getting into the swing of the Sixties at this year’s RAF Cosford Air Show.

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Tuesday 06 June 2017

New international development degree launched

The first degree in the UK to combine business management and international development has been launched by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 06 June 2017

Log on to new Cyberpsychology degree

A new Cyberpsychology degree to explore human interaction with the internet and emerging technologies is being launched by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 06 June 2017

Funding secured to assess impact of passive smoking on dementia

The University of Wolverhampton has secured funding to carry out research on the impact of passive smoking on dementia.

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Tuesday 06 June 2017

NEON award puts staff names up in lights for aspiring programme

University of Wolverhampton staff were commended recently at a national awards ceremony for their work with Looked After Children.

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Tuesday 06 June 2017

Student scoops judo gold

A University of Wolverhampton student has scooped gold at a Junior European Judo Championship.

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Tuesday 06 June 2017

Expert advises South Korea on police reform

A University of Wolverhampton expert has become an official advisor to the South Korean parliament on issues of police reform.

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Tuesday 30 May 2017

Science event to inspire girls

A free event to raise aspirations and awareness of STEM subjects among primary school girls will be held at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 30 May 2017

Former professional footballer to lead new Physiotherapy course

A former professional footballer will be returning to home turf to put University of Wolverhampton students through their paces on a new Physiotherapy course.

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Thursday 25 May 2017

International Academy’s summer programme is blooming

The University of Wolverhampton’s International Academy has announced its Summer Programmes for July and August.

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Thursday 25 May 2017

Scholarship helps student drive forward career ambitions

The University of Wolverhampton has recently signed a three year scholarship agreement with the Hickman Educational Foundation to support an Engineering student.

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Thursday 25 May 2017

Artists explore the concept of space

Two University of Wolverhampton students have displayed their work in an exhibition at the Eagle Works Gallery in Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 25 May 2017

Challenge to find new black British superhero launched

Children and young people have been challenged to put their thinking ‘capes’ on to design a new black British superhero.

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Monday 22 May 2017

Why is the Midlands attractive to the Far Right?

The growth of the Far Right in the Midlands will be debated at a University of Wolverhampton event.

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Friday 19 May 2017

International student touches down in Wednesbury

An international student studying at the University of Wolverhampton has shown he is on the ball after being signed up to play for Wednesbury Rugby Union Football Club

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Friday 19 May 2017

Students on the ball in Wolves partnership

Sports students at the University of Wolverhampton are gaining first hand insight into working in professional football thanks to a partnership with Wolves.

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Thursday 18 May 2017

University flying the flag with Pride

Staff and students from the University of Wolverhampton will be flying the flag for equality at this year’s Birmingham Pride.

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Ceramics and glass artwork auction helps student fundraising bid

The University of Wolverhampton will be putting unique ceramics and glass artwork up for sale at its prestigious annual auction.

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Graduate has designs on range of modesty fashion clothing

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has found a fitting career in fashion design by launching a range of modesty sportswear

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Music graduate in tune with world leading classical singer

A University of Wolverhampton Music graduate from Kingswinford was in tune with one of the world’s greatest classical singers

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Photography students give clothing company maximum exposure

Students at the University of Wolverhampton fashioned a photography shoot for a local clothing company

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Tuesday 16 May 2017

University celebrates Asian Heritage Month

The UK’s first British-Asian town mayor will be among the speakers at a University of Wolverhampton event to celebrate Asian Heritage Month.

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Tuesday 16 May 2017

Education expert to help develop World Economic Forum lifelong learning policy

A University of Wolverhampton professor has been chosen to help influence future education policy as part of a World Economic Forum group.

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Monday 15 May 2017

Sweet success for University

University of Wolverhampton staff enjoyed the sweet taste of success after achieving silver awards in a national cake competition.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

Nurses share inspirational stories

Inspirational stories from retired and newly qualified nurses were shared during a special International Nurses’ Day event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

New Applied Physics course offers students limitless possibilities

The University of Wolverhampton is introducing a new Applied Physics degree course from September 2017.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

New interactive space offers right prescription for flexible learning

The University of Wolverhampton has invested £1/2 million in new interactive teaching spaces offering Pharmacy students the right prescription for flexible learning.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

Advertising deal struck with local football club

The University of Wolverhampton’s Hereford Business Solutions Centre has struck an advertising deal with Hereford Football Club.

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Thursday 11 May 2017

Construction super campus phoenix rises from the ashes in The Smoke

The University of Wolverhampton celebrated its investment of £100 million in a construction super campus at a prestigious event at the House of Lords in London.

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Tuesday 09 May 2017

Former workers revisit Springfield to find out about £100m transformation

The University of Wolverhampton gave former brewery workers an exclusive tour of their old workplace to see how it is being transformed into an architecture and built environment super-campus.

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Tuesday 09 May 2017

Graduate appeals for football donations to kick off competition in Cameroon

A University of Wolverhampton graduate who organises a football tournament for women in deprived areas of Cameroon is appealing for sports equipment to support their next competition.

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Monday 08 May 2017

INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY CASE STUDY: CHARLOTTE CRELLIN

“My nursing career story doesn’t start off so great, so bear with me. It does get better.

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Monday 08 May 2017

Rhythmic gymnast in bid for Commonwealth Games

A talented rhythmic gymnast is hoping to spin her way to the Commonwealth Games with support from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 08 May 2017

Celebration of University sporting achievements

Judo swept the board at the University of Wolverhampton’s annual sports awards.

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Monday 08 May 2017

Entrepreneurial students raise £19,000 for local charities

Business-minded students at the University of Wolverhampton put their entrepreneurial skills to the test to raise almost £19,000 for local charities.

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Thursday 04 May 2017

Risk project wins regional construction award

A pioneering risk management project co-ordinated by the University of Wolverhampton has scooped a win in this year’s West Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards 2017.

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Thursday 04 May 2017

Nursing profession to be celebrated

Students and graduates will share their experiences at a special event to celebrate the nursing profession at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 02 May 2017

Artsfest celebrates creative and cultural life in Black Country

For the third year running, the University of Wolverhampton is staging its seven week festival across Wolverhampton in celebration of the arts.

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Tuesday 02 May 2017

Dedicated students celebrated

Dedicated students who volunteer in the community and have completed successful work placements have been recognised by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 02 May 2017

‘Outstanding’ achievement for Knowledge Transfer initiatives

Three innovative business partnerships run by the University of Wolverhampton have been awarded an ‘outstanding’ grade by a Government agency.

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Friday 28 April 2017

Enterprise excellence celebrated at awards ceremony

Ambitious graduates and high flying businesses were celebrated at a glittering University of Wolverhampton awards ceremony.

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Thursday 27 April 2017

Excellence in teaching recognised

Two University of Wolverhampton staff members have been awarded a prestigious status which recognises excellence in teaching.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

World leading educators take to the stage in Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting an event which explores how educators can create a powerful learning environment.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

Contractor appointment puts spoke in the works for manufacturing centre

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed Midlands based contractor, Shaylor Group, to build its Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) Spoke

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

University hosts mayoral debate

Candidates contesting the forthcoming elections for the role of West Midlands Mayor took part in a debate at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

Santander offers students the right formula with sponsorship deal

Santander UK has offered University of Wolverhampton Race Team (UWR) students a formula for success by sponsoring its Formula Student race car.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

University cultivates 30 year partnership in China

The University of Wolverhampton recently celebrated a 30 year partnership with Yunnan Agricultural University (YAU) in China.

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

Climate change project puts energy into saving money for business

The University of Wolverhampton's BECCI project is offering free energy assessments to eligible SMEs with appropriate premises in the Black Country Region.

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Tuesday 25 April 2017

Security expert to present lecture on why terrorists give up

A leading security expert will discuss why terrorists give up at a University of Wolverhampton lecture.

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Tuesday 25 April 2017

University takes part in the fourth industrial revolution

The University of Wolverhampton is taking part in an event which has been designed to explore responses to the ever changing industrial landscape.

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Tuesday 25 April 2017

Former graduate shows off the art of glass at London show

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has been selected to exhibit her work at a prestigious art event in London.

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Monday 24 April 2017

European graduate masters the art of distance learning

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has published her experience of studying at the Wolverhampton School of Art in a prestigious art magazine in Europe.

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Monday 24 April 2017

International partnership on cyber security agreed

The University of Wolverhampton has signed a new agreement with a Canadian university to work together on research into cybersecurity.

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Thursday 20 April 2017

Last chance to snap up Mayoral Debate Tickets

People wanting to quiz the candidates hoping to become the new West Midlands Mayor are being urged to grab the remaining tickets for the event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 20 April 2017

Knock-out Lauren packs a punch

A University of Wolverhampton student is packing a punch by combining her studies with bouts in the professional boxing ring.

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Thursday 13 April 2017

Celebration of community engagement project

A £4,000 project to nurture religious and cultural integration in Wolverhampton has been celebrated at an event at the city’s University.

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Wednesday 12 April 2017

The Black Country Technology & Skills Event

TheBusinessDesk.com, in association with the Black Country LEP & the Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills, is holding a free Black Country Technology & Skills Event

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Cyber Cops steering students away from the dark side

Officers in a specialist West Midlands cybercrime unit are working with the University of Wolverhampton to train a new generation of digital security experts

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Boat trip gives students a steer on careers in the shipping industry

University of Wolverhampton students got a steer on careers in the shipping industry when they visited Portsmouth recently.

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Students find a place to reflect at cultural black art history exhibition

Students at the University of Wolverhampton visited an art exhibition in Nottingham recently to explore themes of cultural identity.

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Students record work experience at local radio station

University of Wolverhampton students recorded some valuable work experience when they visited a local radio station recently.

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Dean honoured for achievements in the field of science

A University of Wolverhampton Professor received recognition recently for her contribution to raising the profile of STEM subjects

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Tuesday 11 April 2017

Degree students scout out live creative design project

A University of Wolverhampton student created a winning design for a feature in a national magazine recently – scouting out the competition for future careers in the design industry.

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Monday 10 April 2017

Academics to debate Brexit human rights implications

Legal experts will take part in a roundtable debate at the University of Wolverhampton about the human rights implications of Brexit.

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Monday 10 April 2017

University to strengthen links in India

The University of Wolverhampton is set to further strengthen education and business links in India during a visit to the country.

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Monday 10 April 2017

Visionary device scoops £20,000 award

An innovative device which will improve the quality of life of thousands of people with double vision has received £20,000 after winning a top award.

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Thursday 06 April 2017

Teambuilding residential inspires students to raise cash for charity

Faculty of Science & Engineering students at the University of Wolverhampton have joined forces to raise money for charity after attending a teambuilding residential recently.

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Thursday 06 April 2017

Students to celebrate graduation

More than 800 students are set to reap the rewards of their hard work when they graduate from the University of Wolverhampton next week.

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Tuesday 04 April 2017

Assessment research scoops award

A senior lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton has scooped a top award for her innovative research into assessment feedback for nursing students.

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Tuesday 04 April 2017

Graduate appointed as Chief Magistrate

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has been appointed to one of the top roles in the judiciary.

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Monday 03 April 2017

University to host West Mids Mayoral Debate

The University of Wolverhampton is to host a “Question Time” style debate featuring the candidates for the West Midlands Mayoral Election.

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Monday 03 April 2017

Legal eagles success at mooting competition

Budding legal eagles took to the stand to argue a gross negligence case at a University of Wolverhampton law competition.

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Monday 03 April 2017

Senior nurse shares expertise

One of country’s most senior nurses shared her knowledge and experience with the next generation of specialist community nurses at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 31 March 2017

Students ready for life in the fast lane after unveiling new racing cars

Two racing cars which have been transformed by engineering students at the University of Wolverhampton have been unveiled during a visit to Morgan Motor Company.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

Top award for LGBT staff network

A support network at the University of Wolverhampton has received a top award recognising the institution’s commitment to equality.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

Iconic building named in honour of WWII codebreaker launched

An iconic building which has been renamed in honour of the wartime code-breaker Alan Turing has been officially launched at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

University wins Guardian Award

The University of Wolverhampton has won a top industry award for its work to encourage staff equality.

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Thursday 30 March 2017

New home for Sandwell business hub

The University of Wolverhampton has extended its support for local businesses across the region by opening a new base for its Business Solutions Centre (BSC) in Sandwell.

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Staff and students enjoying the International Fair

Tuesday 28 March 2017

International fair to celebrate diversity

Music, dancing and food from around the world will be on offer at the University of Wolverhampton’s annual International Fair.

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Tuesday 28 March 2017

Students compete in FA People’s Cup

University of Wolverhampton students were given a taste of the FA Cup journey when they took part in a national football competition.

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Monday 27 March 2017

Engineering team gears up for new race season

University of Wolverhampton Race Team students have unveiled this year’s MSV Formula 3 Cup Championship racing car at the Telford Innovation Campus.

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Monday 27 March 2017

Top tourism rating for campus accommodation

Conference accommodation at a University of Wolverhampton campus has been given a top rating by the national tourist board.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Animation students get a head start with industry experience

University of Wolverhampton students are working on a project to bring a mental health awareness and education programme to life for young people.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Agreement signed to strengthen partnership with China

The University of Wolverhampton has signed an official agreement with Yanshan University in China to further strengthen partnership ties with the country.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Art graduate hits the right note with bronze statue of pop icon, Cilla Black

Former University of Wolverhampton art student hit the right note when she created a bronze statue of Cilla Black that is now on display outside The Cavern in Liverpool.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Lecture to question why women work below their level of competence

The question of how and why women work below their level of competence will be explored during a public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Professor of Security comments on the Westminster Attacks

Professor George Kassimeris, Professor of Security Studies, has been researching and writing on terrorism and political violence for more than 20 years.

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Tuesday 21 March 2017

University conference builds confidence in manufacturing growth

To mark the completion of a £10 million investment in engineering facilities, the University hosted a manufacturing engineering conference in Telford.

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Tuesday 21 March 2017

New catering facilities in line for top award

The University of Wolverhampton is hoping to serve up a treat after its £4.9million new catering facilities were shortlisted for a top award.

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Tuesday 21 March 2017

Schools to face legal battle

Six schools will take to the stand to argue a moot problem at a University of Wolverhampton law competition.

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Monday 20 March 2017

Project secures £500k from Government to expand successful approach for tackling BME attainment gap

Six education institutions have been awarded £500,000 to help increase the number of students from black and minority ethnic backgrounds who achieve good degrees.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

Students urged to pitch great ideas

Entrepreneurial students at the University of Wolverhampton are being encouraged to pitch their business ideas for the chance to take part in a national competition.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

New sports projects to be launched in city’s socially deprived areas

Two socially deprived areas of Wolverhampton are set to benefit from new sports projects run by students from the city’s University.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

Abandoned theme park images give insight into urban exploration

Images of an abandoned British theme park have been revealed after a University of Wolverhampton academic was granted exclusive access for a research project.

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Thursday 16 March 2017

Students figure out data in two day competition

University of Wolverhampton students took part in a mega two-day data competition designed to put analysis on the learning map

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Wednesday 15 March 2017

University puts £100 million regeneration project on the map at MIPIM

The University of Wolverhampton is showcasing its £100 million Springfield regeneration project at MIPIM – the annual international property convention held in Cannes.

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Wednesday 15 March 2017

Drive towards Degree Apprenticeships officially registered

The University of Wolverhampton’s Apprenticeship Hub has been successful in its application to register for the delivery of Apprenticeships.

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Tuesday 14 March 2017

Paralympian inspires future sports leaders

Paralympian gold medallist Danielle Brown inspired female school pupils to be leaders in sport during a special event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 13 March 2017

Learning regions under the spotlight

The concept of a learning region will be the focus of a free public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 10 March 2017

Event inspires innovation for businesses in the Black Country

The Black Country Growth Hub is challenging entrepreneurs, managers and leaders to consider what innovation can bring to their business

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Cyber Crime Special Unit talk to final year computer studies students about cyber crime.

Thursday 09 March 2017

New security centre marches ahead in fight against cyber crime

The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has successfully secured funding of £2.82m on behalf of the University of Wolverhampton

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Wednesday 08 March 2017

University partners with international company to provide Degree Apprenticeships

The University has agreed a three year partnership deal with leading public sector services provider, Serco, to provide one of the first Degree Apprenticeships in the UK

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Tuesday 07 March 2017

University to host European judo event

The University of Wolverhampton’s Walsall Campus and British Judo will host the 2017 International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) European Judo Championships.

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Tuesday 07 March 2017

Wolverhampton study finds exercise is the biggest factor in preventing heart disease

Researchers from the University of Wolverhampton have found the single most important factor in maintaining a healthy heart is being fit

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Monday 06 March 2017

Students get switched on to careers in broadcasting at BBC bootcamp

Students at the University of Wolverhampton were switched on to finding out about film, production and TV careers when they took part in a Broadcasting Bootcamp recently.

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Monday 06 March 2017

Artists illustrate creative collective in careers workshop

Students worked collectively to create a joint piece of work when an internationally renowned group of artists delivered a workshop during Career Development Week.

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Monday 06 March 2017

English studies celebration books a place in University history

The University of Wolverhampton’s Faculty of Arts celebrated 50 years of teaching English at a prestigious event held in the Chancellor’s Hall

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Monday 06 March 2017

University takes a uniform approach to a new Policing Degree Apprenticeship

The University of Wolverhampton is set to become one of the first in the country to offer a Degree Apprenticeship in policing.

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Monday 06 March 2017

Ceremony breaks new ground in investment in manufacturing skills

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed Aspect Construction to build its Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) Hub

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Thursday 02 March 2017

Building renamed in honour of Alan Turing

A University of Wolverhampton building has been renamed in honour of the brilliant mathematician and wartime code breaker Alan Turing.

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Thursday 02 March 2017

University to sponsor Deaffest

The University of Wolverhampton is delighted to be the main sponsor of Deaffest 2017, the UK’s leading Deaf-led film and arts festival.

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Thursday 02 March 2017

Lecture to focus on the impact of WW1 on the Middle East

The impact of the First World War on the Middle Eastwill be the focus of a free public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 28 February 2017

New degree course in Telford offers progression routes to higher education

The University of Wolverhampton is offering a new degree course at its site in Telford Town Centre.

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Tuesday 28 February 2017

University researchers to develop mobile learning to help tackle disease outbreak in Brazil

The University of Wolverhampton is supporting work to help communities in Brazil deal with the spread of arbovirus diseases.

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Tuesday 28 February 2017

Annual service to celebrate justice

Legal representatives and dignitaries will take part in a procession through the city centre as part of the University of Wolverhampton’s annual justice service.

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Monday 27 February 2017

Pioneering researcher scoops top award

A pioneering lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton who is researching the healing power of sugar has scooped a top award

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Friday 24 February 2017

University of Wolverhampton Statement on Death of Staff Member

The University of Wolverhampton is saddened to confirm that a woman who was killed after a serious incident in Wolverhampton was a member of its staff.

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Thursday 23 February 2017

Building renamed in honour of Alan Turing

A University of Wolverhampton building has been renamed in honour of the brilliant mathematician and wartime code breaker Alan Turing.

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Thursday 23 February 2017

University makes multi-million pound commitment to research

The University of Wolverhampton is investing £6m to drive forward its long-term research agenda.

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Thursday 23 February 2017

University lecture to celebrate the work of female professors

The University of Wolverhampton will be celebrating the contribution of its female professors with a special lecture next month.

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Wednesday 22 February 2017

Students get a taste of typeface in career talk

Inspirational designer and type champion, Sarah Hyndman, visited the University of Wolverhampton recently to speak to Visual Communications degree students

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Tuesday 21 February 2017

New manager appointed to develop business for flagship project

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Business Development Manager for the Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS)

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Tuesday 21 February 2017

Lecture rethinks Lawrence of Arabia

Rethinking Lawrence of Arabia will be the focus of a free public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Gold rush for judo stars

Judo stars at the University of Wolverhampton are celebrating after scooping a haul of gold medals at a national sports competition.

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Monday 20 February 2017

New Challenge Academy launched to boost skills

Students will be taking on real life business challenges as part of a new project at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Unsung Hero initiative bags place in final of the Soldiering on Awards

The University of Wolverhampton’s business-start up programme, ‘Supporting the Unsung Hero’, has been announced as a finalist in the coveted Soldiering on Awards 2017.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Local company furnishes students with design skills

Product Design students have been furnished with a range of skills after taking part in a competition held by a local furniture design company.

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Monday 20 February 2017

Collaboration with Rio lays the groundwork for environmental education

The University of Wolverhampton is collaborating with the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro to help educate people on environmental issues.

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Monday 20 February 2017

University computer science lecturer talks technology at Google conference

A University of Wolverhampton lecturer was invited by Google to speak at the British Educational Training and Technology Show (BETT) held in London recently.

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