April 2017

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. Dr Lisa ...

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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. Six schools took part in the regional mooting competition ...

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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. The event will be the only ...

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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. Tanweer Ikram has been appointed by the Queen as Deputy Senior District Judge ...

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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. Donna Lewis won the ...

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Students throwing their caps in the air for graduation

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. Students and their family and friends will ...

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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 ...

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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. The Beacon Centre and ...

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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. The visit, which started on 9 April 2017, will be ...

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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. The event has been organised by University of ...

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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 ...

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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 (Science, Technology, Engineering and ...

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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. First year students studying for a degree in ...

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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. ‘The Place is Here’ exhibition is ...

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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. Six students studying for a degree in Environmental ...

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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 universities to train a new generation of digital security experts – and to steer tech-savvy students ...

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Wednesday 12 April 2017

The Black Country Technology & Skills Event

The Black Country Technology & Skills Event Wednesday 3rd May 2017 8.00 am for 8.30 am start10.00 am finishFree to attendUniversity of Wolverhampton Science Park, ...

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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. The LEAF (Language, exercise ...

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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. Known as the Black Widow, Lauren Johnson recently ...

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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 ...

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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. The Wolverhampton Cyber Research Institute ...

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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. Patty Wouters, 60, an ...

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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 prize win in the Innovation Category at this year’s West Midlands ...

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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. Naomi Jacques, 33 from Staffordshire, has been selected ...

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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. Trowers & Hamlins, a ...

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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. George Kassimeris, Professor of Security at the University, will present ...

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Wednesday 26 April 2017

Climate change project puts energy into saving money for business

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

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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. YAU is a key University in Yunnan Province, which ...

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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. Students are tasked with producing ...

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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. The event in the Chancellor’s ...

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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 at the former Thomas Dudley ...

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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. In the only presentation of its kind in the UK, the ...

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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. Dr Peter Robinson and Dr Megan Lawton have both ...

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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. The Business Achievement Awards recognise individuals ...

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