Friday 01 September 2017

Lamp procession celebrates student nurses

More than 100 student nurses celebrated the end of their studies at the University of Wolverhampton with a special lantern procession. Symbolic Florence Nightingale-style lamps ...

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Monday 04 September 2017

University stars named among top 100 Masters

Eight talented figures with close links to the University of Wolverhampton are included in a new list of inspirational people from the Black Country. 100 Masters is a new ...

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Monday 04 September 2017

First UK demolition degree gets off the ground

The University of Wolverhampton has officially launched the first Demolition Management Master’s degree in the UK – and a local businessman is one of the first to sign ...

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Monday 04 September 2017

University pioneers ‘King Midas’ approach - turning plastic waste into high value materials

Old water bottles and other plastic waste are being turned into high value materials thanks to work by University of Wolverhampton scientists. Working with international partners, ...

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Monday 04 September 2017

New direction for the West Midlands Combined Universities

The West Midlands Combined Universities (WMCU) has appointed a new Director. Wayne Langford, 44, is joining WMCU from the Black Country Consortium where he has spent the last ten ...

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Monday 04 September 2017

Illustrator joins the pack on wolves trail

A University of Wolverhampton student has joined the pack on the ‘Wolves in Wolves’ trail – decorating one of the sculptures which has taken pride of place ...

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Wednesday 06 September 2017

A big read for students who have booked a place at University

The University of Wolverhampton is offering a big read for students who are starting their degree courses over the next few weeks. Students who have enrolled on a Faculty of ...

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Friday 08 September 2017

Lecturers book a place in musical theatre history

Three University of Wolverhampton lecturers have booked their place in musical theatre history by contributing their expertise in a collection that has recently been ...

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Friday 08 September 2017

Rowenna Styles New Career in Construction

Rowenna Valintine, 43 from Tamworth, worked as a hairdresser for 9 years before cutting her career short to look for new opportunities in the construction industry. Now on course ...

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Monday 11 September 2017

Project to support African entrepreneurs secures £1.3m

The University of Wolverhampton has secured funding of £1.3million to support the education of entrepreneurs in Africa. The innovative project, delivered with seven partners ...

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Tuesday 12 September 2017

New Science Centre Completed

Article provided by Clegg Construction Clegg Construction has completed a new multi-million pound development for the University of Wolverhampton which will provide high ...

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Tuesday 12 September 2017

Students don caps and gowns to celebrate graduation

More than 3,000 students and their families will celebrate their academic achievements when they graduate from the University of Wolverhampton. A total of 17 ceremonies will take ...

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Wednesday 13 September 2017

Join in official world record attempt at Wolves Pride

Visitors to Wolves Pride on Saturday, September 30 will also have the chance to become world record breakers as part of the ‘Big Howl’. The Wolverhampton LGBT Alliance ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: LISA AND STEVIE FAULKNER

Graduation will be a family affair for the Faulkners with mum Lisa and daughter Stevie both collecting University of Wolverhampton awards this week. The family, from Great Wyrley, ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: KIRSTY DUPREE

Returning to the classroom has allowed trainee teacher Kirsty Dupree to study the perfect course with the right placement opportunities. Kirsty, from Dudley, was one of three ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: ALI TARIQ

Talented sportsman Ali Tariq is missing his graduation ceremony – but has a very good excuse as he will be representing England at the indoor cricket world cup. Ali, from ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: KAMILAH HALLIDAY

A talented Video and Film Production graduate went the distance as part of her degree by snapping up an internship in Malta. Kamilah Halliday applied for an internship through the ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: TONI LOUISE MAGEE

Creative Toni Louise Magee has designs on success after completing her fashion degree. The 27-year-old has been running her own business for three years designing and making ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: DANIEL JARVIS

Wolverhampton’s reputation as an ‘up and coming’ University was a big draw for legal eagle Daniel Jarvis, who wanted a chance to shine in his chosen career. The ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: ATIQA NADEEM

Studying at the University of Wolverhampton has been an “amazing” three years for ambitious Atiqa Nadeem, who is graduating with first class honours. After discovering ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: AMY BRADBURY

Juggling family life with studying and a job may have been a challenge at times for Amy Bradbury, but she has proved to be a shining star.  The 35-year-old worked in banking ...

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Friday 22 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: JAMES SMALL

Joining the University of Wolverhampton Racing team proved to be fantastic decision for James Small, who is zooming into a bright future. The 28-year-old gained valuable ...

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Friday 22 September 2017

GRADUATION CASE STUDY: RACHEL TOOR

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is laying the foundations for success in the construction industry. Rachel Toor, from Bilston in Wolverhampton, is graduating with a first ...

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Thursday 14 September 2017

Graduation is a family affair for the Faulkners …

Graduation will be a family affair for the Faulkners as both mum and daughter are collecting degrees from the University of Wolverhampton this week. Lisa and Stevie Faulkner have ...

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Friday 15 September 2017

Honour for Paralympic gold medallist

A gold medal-winning Paralympian has added to his haul of accolades with an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton. Former Paralympic swimmer Chris Holmes, now Lord ...

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Friday 15 September 2017

University honours Wolverhampton entrepreneur

Wolverhampton entrepreneur, Henry Carver, has been awarded an Honorary Degree by the University of Wolverhampton. Born locally, Henry Carver attended Rugby School and studied a BA ...

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Friday 15 September 2017

Scientist senses success with honours award

An environmental scientist and Wolverhampton Polytechnic graduate has been awarded an Honorary Degree by the University of Wolverhampton. Peter Churchill is an environmental ...

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Thursday 21 September 2017

Community cohesion leader scoops University accolade

Equality and diversity leader, Sehdev Bismal, has been awarded an Honorary Degree by the University of Wolverhampton. After gaining his postgraduate degree from Punjab University, ...

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Friday 15 September 2017

Diversity champion receives honorary recognition

A former ITV producer has been awarded an Honorary Degree by the University of Wolverhampton. Vidar Hjardeng MBE studied languages at Manchester University before ...

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Friday 15 September 2017

Independent midwife recognised

The University of Wolverhampton has recognised the “passion and commitment” of a West Midlands independent midwife with a special award. Founder of ‘Midwifery ...

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Friday 15 September 2017

Honour for Staffordshire fire chief

An inspirational fire and rescue chief has been recognised with an honorary degree by the University of Wolverhampton. Rebecca Bryant is chief fire officer (CFO) of Staffordshire ...

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Friday 15 September 2017

Ground-breaking director scoops University honour

A director has been recognised for his outstanding contribution to film and TV production by the University of Wolverhampton. Award-winning film-maker Michael Cumming, a graduate ...

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Monday 18 September 2017

Judo star clinches silver

A University of Wolverhampton student has scooped a silver medal at a junior European Judo championships. Acelya Toprak’s silver medal was the standout result for GB Judo on ...

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Monday 18 September 2017

Singing sensation Jaki Graham to headline Wolverhampton events

Soul star Jaki Graham will lead Wolverhampton in a weekend-long celebration of diversity by singing at two special events. University of Wolverhampton Pro-Chancellor Jaki Graham ...

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Thursday 21 September 2017

University to host top BBC show

The University of Wolverhampton is to play host to flagship BBC1 topical debate programme Question Time. The show will be broadcast from the Chancellor’s Hall in the ...

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Thursday 21 September 2017

Mentoring achievements gain honours recognition

John Phillips MBE has been awarded an Honorary Degree by the University of Wolverhampton. John was the first full-time person to be employed outside of London by the Institute of ...

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Friday 22 September 2017

Honour for comedian Al Murray

Popular comedian and author Al Murray has received an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton. Famous for his alter ego, the Pub Landlord, Al Murray is one of the ...

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Monday 25 September 2017

Belgrade European Open Gold for student Acelya Toprak

A University of Wolverhampton student has topped the medal rostrum at a top international judo event. Acelya Toprak secured gold at the 2017 Belgrade European Open in Serbia on ...

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Tuesday 26 September 2017

Tour on offer for new Science Centre

As part of the City of Wolverhampton’s 4th Annual Business Week, the University of Wolverhampton is offering businesses a tour of its new Science Centre. The new £10.1 ...

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Tuesday 26 September 2017

Reptile and amphibian expert joins Seychelles conservation efforts

A University of Wolverhampton researcher is part of a team undertaking vital conservation work to protect amphibians at risk in the Seychelles. Dr Simon Maddock, from the Faculty ...

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Tuesday 26 September 2017

Theatre keeps it in the family

The University of Wolverhampton’s Arena Theatre is keeping it in the family and is now officially registered as meeting the Family Arts Standards. Part of the Family Arts ...

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Thursday 28 September 2017

Fringe event at Wolves Pride to host talks

A series of interesting and thought provoking talks will be taking place at the University of Wolverhampton as part of a Fringe event at Wolves Pride. Organised by the University, ...

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Thursday 28 September 2017

European partners visit as part of the Assess Well project

The University of Wolverhampton’s International Academy hosted a visit recently from European partners taking part in the ‘Assess Well’ project. Working with ...

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Friday 29 September 2017

Nursing and midwifery open event at Burton

People interested in studying nursing and midwifery are invited to an open afternoon at the University of Wolverhampton’s Burton Campus. The event will take place on ...

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