2018 Articles

Monday 23 April 2018

Council gives students authority on data

City of Wolverhampton Council welcomed students from the University of Wolverhampton to offer an insight into how data is used within the authority. Ten students studying in the ...

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Friday 20 April 2018

New partnership healthcare course launched

A new course aimed at encouraging students from a wide range of backgrounds to pursue a career in healthcare has been launched by the University of Wolverhampton. The new Bachelor ...

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Friday 20 April 2018

Rising Judo star selected for European Championships

A rising Judo star from the University of Wolverhampton has been selected to compete at the 2018 European Championships in Israel.  Student Acelya Toprak will make her ...

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Thursday 19 April 2018

Funding secured to encourage female students to get active

Female students are to benefit from extra sports activities after the University of Wolverhampton secured almost £7.5k for new initiatives. The University is one of 12 ...

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Thursday 19 April 2018

University hosts national health conference

A national conference for those involved in educating the next generation of Physician Associates will be hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.  Physician Associates ...

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Thursday 19 April 2018

Race team on track for new race season

University of Wolverhampton (UWR) Race Team engineering students have unveiled their 2018 MSVR Formula 3 Cup racing car at the £10 million Telford Innovation Campus. The ...

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Tuesday 17 April 2018

Businesses helped to get on track for HS2 bids

A programme to help regional businesses to tap into potential contracts for HS2 and other public sector contracts is being rolled out after a successful pilot scheme. Get on Track ...

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Tuesday 17 April 2018

Referee named football hero

A passionate football referee from the University of Wolverhampton has received top recognition for her commitment to the women’s game. Chloe Matthews has been chosen as a ...

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Monday 16 April 2018

Students to celebrate culture and diversity at International Fair

Students from across the globe will celebrate culture and diversity at the University of Wolverhampton’s International Fair. The annual event will take place on Wednesday, ...

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Wednesday 11 April 2018

BLOG: On Humour

On Humour Josiane Boutonnet, Senior Lecturer in English Language, Faculty of Arts   It is a truth widely acknowledged that humour, in its varieties of forms and modalities, ...

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Wednesday 11 April 2018

Critically acclaimed Sci Fi author gives University talk

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting a lecture by a critically acclaimed science fiction author. Adam Roberts is the author of several science fiction novels including The ...

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Wednesday 11 April 2018

Conference puts equality and diversity in the spotlight

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting a conference which aims to put equality, diversity and inclusion in the spotlight for staff and students. Two Graduate Teaching ...

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Tuesday 10 April 2018

The Cabinet of Psychedelic Curiosities

Wolverhampton Art Gallery has teamed up with the University of Wolverhampton to exhibit the curiosities of the 60’s through Pop Art. This new display, curated by Tom Hicks ...

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Tuesday 10 April 2018

Foundry training returns to new manufacturing centre

Training in casting and foundry related processes returned to a dedicated £4 million foundry training centre in the UK for the first time in over a quarter of a century ...

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Tuesday 10 April 2018

Flying accolade for teacher training success

In recognition of his commitment to a Teacher Training programme that has been running for nearly 20 years, a University of Wolverhampton lecturer has been presented with one of ...

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Tuesday 10 April 2018

BLOG: The Good Friday Agreement at 20

BLOG: The Good Friday Agreement at 20  Eamonn O’Kane is a Reader in Conflict Studies at the University of Wolverhampton.  He is co-author (with Paul Dixon) of ...

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Friday 06 April 2018

University lecture highlights role of the Parole Board

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting a lecture by the former Chief Inspector of Prisons and former Chair of the Parole Board. Professor Nicholas Hardwick, CBE, will be ...

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Friday 06 April 2018

Ecologists bid to create more hay meadows

Ecologists are looking to create more hay meadows across the West Midlands and Staffordshire in a bid to preserve wildlife and natural habitats. Dr Lynn Besenyei, a senior ...

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Thursday 05 April 2018

Photography exhibition focuses on Black Country types

A University of Wolverhampton librarian has created a photographic exhibition which focuses on the Black Country. ‘Black Country Type’ is an ongoing photographic ...

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Thursday 05 April 2018

Artist fires up interest in ceramics

A ceramics artist used facilities at the University of Wolverhampton’s School of Art to create a work of art from clay which is on display at a major exhibition in Denmark. ...

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Thursday 05 April 2018

International collaboration funding secured to develop anti-cancer therapy

The University of Wolverhampton is to play a central role in a £600k project to develop an anti-cancer therapy as part of an international research and development ...

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Thursday 05 April 2018

Scholarships designed to support female engineering students

Two University of Wolverhampton engineering students have been awarded scholarships to support them in their studies. FBC Manby Bowdler, local solicitors in Wolverhampton and an ...

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Thursday 05 April 2018

STEM activities get a fair bit of attention at Big Bang UK

The University of Wolverhampton’s School of Sciences took part in The Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair recently. The Big Bang Fair held at the NEC in ...

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Thursday 05 April 2018

University working with England Athletics marathon runners

England Athletics have teamed up with the University of Wolverhampton to offer the athletes on their marathon programme funded physiological testing. Runners are being assessed ...

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Thursday 29 March 2018

Legal eagles take to the stand

School pupils have been given a taste of life in the courtroom at a University of Wolverhampton law competition. The final of the Regional Schools Mooting Competition took place ...

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Thursday 29 March 2018

Award-winning author receives University honour

An award-winning author from Wolverhampton has been honoured for her literary achievements by the city’s University. Narinder Dhami was educated at Wolverhampton ...

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Monday 26 March 2018

VIDEO: Professor receives knighthood

Professor Sir Alan Tuckett has forged a reputation as the ‘voice of adult education’ during an illustrious career which has been dedicated to developing lifelong ...

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Friday 23 March 2018

Students to celebrate graduation

More than 850 students are set to celebrate their academic achievements when they graduate from the University of Wolverhampton this week.  Nursing and postgraduate students ...

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Wednesday 21 March 2018

Students engineer a tour of the Houses of Parliament

Students from the University of Wolverhampton engineered a tour of the Houses of Parliament in London recently. 31 third year students studying for degrees in Engineering, ...

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Wednesday 21 March 2018

Music lecturer performs live with national singing sensation

A University of Wolverhampton music lecturer has been composing and performing with national singing sensation, Jane McDonald. Steve Cooper, Course Leader for Popular Music in the ...

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Wednesday 21 March 2018

Investment in new digital library platform improves learning resources

The University of Wolverhampton is investing £1.6 million in a new Digital Library Platform - making significant improvements to its learning resources. The investment will ...

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Tuesday 20 March 2018

Legal leader wins award

A University of Wolverhampton law graduate is celebrating after clinching a top leadership award.  Sandra Wallace graduated in 1991 with a LLB Law degree from what was then ...

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Monday 19 March 2018

Deaf and Hard of Hearing people struggle to access city’s health and social care, study finds

Residents in Wolverhampton who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing are struggling to access the vital health and social care services they need, a study has found. A report conducted by ...

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Monday 19 March 2018

Festival urges the public to go potty about clay

The University of Wolverhampton School of Art is taking part in a national celebration of clay as part of the UK-wide Get Creative Festival. The Get Creative Festival is the UK's ...

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Monday 19 March 2018

Graduate midwife to feature on One Born Every Minute

A University of Wolverhampton midwifery graduate is to share her experiences on the hit TV programme, One Born Every Minute.  Shantelle Smith will feature in the Channel 4 ...

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Friday 16 March 2018

Olympic champ shares journey to gold

An Olympic champion shared the inspiring story of her journey to gold at the University of Wolverhampton. Haruka Tachimoto is the current 70kg Judo Olympic champion, after ...

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Friday 16 March 2018

University and education trust announces new partnership

The University of Wolverhampton has signed a new partnership with one of the largest providers of school improvement service in the country. The University and Entrust are now ...

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Friday 16 March 2018

Commonwealth Games selection for talented Mimi

A talented University of Wolverhampton graduate is jumping for joy after being selected to represent Team England at the Commonwealth Games. Mimi Cesar will be competing in ...

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Thursday 15 March 2018

Event showcases waste solutions for local business

EnTRESS held its first Technology Showcase event recently. The ‘Right Waste Right Place’ event attracted over 60 delegates including speakers and exhibitors from ...

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Thursday 15 March 2018

Report highlights challenges facing Black Country and Birmingham communities

A report which will help tackle some of the biggest issues facing communities across the Black Country and Birmingham has been officially launched at the University of ...

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Thursday 15 March 2018

VIDEO: Celebrating British Sign Language Week

To mark British Sign Language Week (12th to 18th March 2018), the University of Wolverhampton has teamed up with Deaf Studies degree student, Hamza Shaikh and Students' Union ...

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Thursday 15 March 2018

New Science Centre up for regional building award

The University of Wolverhampton’s new Science Centre has been nominated in two categories in the region’s premier property and construction awards. The £10.1m ...

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Thursday 15 March 2018

Student research achieves global reach in Bahrain

Research students from the University of Wolverhampton presented at an International Conference on Sustainable Futures in Bahrain recently. Eight students from the School of ...

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Tuesday 13 March 2018

Inspirational student nurses shortlisted for awards

Inspirational student nurses from the University of Wolverhampton are celebrating after being shortlisted for national awards in recognition of their commitment. The University ...

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Monday 12 March 2018

New partnership signed with university college in Pakistan

The University of Wolverhampton has formed a new partnership with an institution in Pakistan to offer degree courses. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed recently ...

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Monday 12 March 2018

Top comedian to entertain graduates at reunion

Top comedian Tom Stade will be entertaining University of Wolverhampton graduates at a special reunion event in the summer. The Alumni Homecoming Reunion will take place on ...

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Thursday 08 March 2018

STUDENT BLOG: ‘I make a promise to myself: I will be stronger than my sadness’

Steph Gilford, an English Literature Degree student, blogs about Mental Health Day. Healthy: a word that gets thrown around quite a lot, I think. We talk about being healthy, and ...

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Thursday 08 March 2018

New Centre for Sikh and Panjabi Studies launched in Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton has launched a new Centre for Sikh and Panjabi Studies which will be the first of its kind in the UK. The new Centre was officially launched by Dr ...

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Thursday 08 March 2018

Taking nursing to the next level with a Foundation Degree Apprenticeship

More than 50 healthcare staff have started a new Nursing Associate Foundation Degree Apprenticeship at the University of Wolverhampton. The role of a Nursing Associate aims to ...

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Thursday 08 March 2018

Amnesty puts inspirational philosopher on ‘Suffragette Spirit’ map

An inspirational University of Wolverhampton academic who has worked to tackle discrimination has been included on Amnesty’s ‘Suffragette Spirit Map of Britain’ ...

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Thursday 08 March 2018

Live budget event for business

The University of Wolverhampton is inviting businesses to see how the Budget affects them as it unfolds as part of an event next week. The University’s Wolverhampton ...

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Thursday 08 March 2018

Scientists develop innovative coating to improve probiotics delivery

Scientists hoping to revolutionise the probiotics industry with a special coating to help people absorb more beneficial live bacteria have received an international patent to take ...

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Wednesday 07 March 2018

BLOG: Overcoming barriers as a female scientist

On International Women’s Day, Dr Sarah Jones, Reader in Pharmacology, reflects on her career as a female scientist and how the landscape has changed over the years. As a ...

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Wednesday 07 March 2018

Local hospital puts trust in Degree Apprenticeships

Eleven staff from The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust have signed up to study for a Degree Apprenticeship with the University of Wolverhampton Business School. The staff are ...

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Tuesday 06 March 2018

Question time for the future shape of health and social care

The future shape of the region’s health and social care will be debated at a Question Time style event at the University of Wolverhampton. Students, service users and carers ...

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Tuesday 06 March 2018

JLR leader to share business tips

An industry expert from Jaguar Land Rover will share his tips for success with University of Wolverhampton business graduates and students at a special event. Former and current ...

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Monday 05 March 2018

Annual service celebrates justice

Legal representatives and dignitaries took part in a procession through Wolverhampton as part of an Annual Justice Service. The University of Wolverhampton’s ...

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Monday 05 March 2018

CASE STUDY: Lifelong learning journey for Lesley

For lifelong learning advocate Lesley Holt, deciding to study a Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship was a great opportunity to develop skills that were highly relevant to her ...

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Monday 05 March 2018

New Degree Apprenticeship raises the bar on studying at higher level

The University of Wolverhampton is raising the bar on studying at a higher level with the launch of its new Chartered Legal Degree Apprenticeship. The new qualification offered by ...

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Monday 05 March 2018

CASE STUDY: Retail boss shops for a Degree Apprenticeship

A local retail manager has bought into higher level study on the University of Wolverhampton’s Degree Apprenticeship programme. Robert Evans, 33 from Codsall, works as an ...

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Monday 05 March 2018

New engineering courses drive Degree Apprenticeships forward

The University of Wolverhampton has announced validation of two new Degree Apprenticeships. The Manufacturing Engineer and Product and Development Engineer Degree Apprenticeships ...

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Thursday 01 March 2018

Sentiment analysis software has female gender bias, research reveals

Companies using sentiment analysis could be getting a distinctly female view of the world, according to latest research from statisticians. Using speedy software to detect ...

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Thursday 01 March 2018

One man’s fight against the Taliban bomb-makers

The most highly decorated bomb disposal expert in the British Army is to visit the University of Wolverhampton to present a guest lecture. Kim Hughes was awarded the George ...

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Wednesday 28 February 2018

Lecture explores medievalist perspectives in Game of Thrones

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting a lecture which explores medieval themes in the popular TV show, Game of Thrones. The School of Humanities is welcoming Professor ...

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Wednesday 28 February 2018

Fashion project finds a new use for leather

University of Wolverhampton Fashion & Textiles students have been designing clothes and accessories from car interior leather donated by a local business. Aldridge Trimming, ...

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Wednesday 28 February 2018

Data challenge puts career learning on the map

University of Wolverhampton students took part in a two-day data hackathon designed to put large-scale data analysis on the learning map to develop 21st century career ...

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Wednesday 28 February 2018

Career week develops student employability skills

The University of Wolverhampton focused on career development for a week by offering students the chance to participate in a range of events, workshops and field trips as part of ...

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Tuesday 27 February 2018

CASE STUDY: 'Commuter student' Jodie Caller

Deciding to live at home and commute to University was an easy decision for Judo star Jodie Caller, who is shaping a career in Sports Coaching. The 21-year-old British Judo player ...

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Monday 26 February 2018

Sports Success for Wolverhampton students

University of Wolverhampton students scooped a total of 10 medals at the national championships in Sheffield. Teams and individuals from all over the country descended on The ...

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Monday 26 February 2018

University becomes city welcome signs advertising partner

City of Wolverhampton Council has secured the University of Wolverhampton as an advertising partner to help raise the profile of the city. The university has agreed to cover the ...

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Monday 26 February 2018

University Professor to lead city business group

The University of Wolverhampton’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor is the new chair of the Wolverhampton Business Champions. Professor Ian Oakes has taken over the role of the group ...

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Monday 26 February 2018

Arena Theatre seeks Youth Advisory Board Members

Love your city? Have a passion for making change? Applications to join the Arena Theatre’s Youth Advisory Board are now open. If you’re aged from 16 to 25 years old ...

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Monday 26 February 2018

Art graduate exhibits work at prestigious Somerset gallery

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is showcasing her work at a prestigious exhibition in Somerset. Claire Buckerfield, from Wolverhampton, graduated with a Master’s ...

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Friday 23 February 2018

Lecture to explore role of Medical Corps during First World War

A lecture to explore the work of the Royal Army Medical Corps during the First World War will take place at the University of Wolverhampton. Dr Jessica Meyer from the University ...

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Friday 23 February 2018

VIDEO: Nostalgic tour for MBA Graduate Jueli

An MBA Graduate enjoyed a nostalgic tour of her former University campus when she visited during an Open Day.  Jueli Huang and her family made a trip back to the Telford ...

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Thursday 22 February 2018

Lecturer offers a new generation of thinking

A Lecturer in English at the University of Wolverhampton has been selected as one of 2018’s New Generation Thinkers; an annual scheme run by BBC Radio 3, BBC Arts, and the ...

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Thursday 22 February 2018

Organised crime expert puts Mafia life under the microscope

An Oxford University criminology expert who went behind the scenes with Mafia gangs will share his experiences during a guest lecture at the University of Wolverhampton. Professor ...

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Wednesday 21 February 2018

Photographic exhibition celebrates life of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting a photographic exhibition on the life and teachings of the revered tenth Sikh Guru, Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji. In partnership with the ...

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Tuesday 20 February 2018

BLOG: Should ‘upskirting’ be made a criminal Offence?

Professor of Criminal Justice Kate Moss takes a look at whether the UK should change existing legislation to criminalise those who take photographs under women’s’ ...

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Monday 19 February 2018

First tenants move into new £10.1m Science Centre

The first three businesses have moved into the University of Wolverhampton’s new Science Centre. The £10.1m centre located at the University of Wolverhampton Science ...

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Thursday 15 February 2018

Student nurse inspired to write poetry

A University of Wolverhampton student has been inspired by her experiences of training to become a nurse to write poetry about the “beautiful career”. Jemma Bird, from ...

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Thursday 15 February 2018

School pupils given insight into studying crime

School pupils were given an insight into the legal, social and economic aspects of crime during a two-day event at the University of Wolverhampton. More than 200 children took ...

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Thursday 15 February 2018

Drone course partnership takes off with contract signing

The University of Wolverhampton has signed a partnership contract to deliver drone pilot courses over the next two years. The Remote Pilot Certificate SUAS (RPCS) course, which is ...

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Wednesday 14 February 2018

Teachers and businesses get masterclass in product design at Telford

The University of Wolverhampton hosted a visit of Shropshire business mentors and teachers from local schools at its Telford Innovation Centre recently. The visitors attended a ...

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Wednesday 14 February 2018

FIRST DATES AS THRILLING AS JUMPING OUT OF A PLANE

Lovelorn Brits find the thrill of a first date as adrenaline inducing as jumping out of a plane, according to scientific research. A University of Wolverhampton study in ...

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Wednesday 14 February 2018

University graduate hits the right note on The Voice

A University of Wolverhampton music graduate has hit the right note by winning the Turkish equivalent of The Voice. Lutfiye Ozipek, 27 from North Cyprus, graduated with a Popular ...

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Tuesday 13 February 2018

Students promote sporting opportunities in India

Sports students from the University of Wolverhampton travelled to India to run training camps for schoolchildren. The sports camps were held for the schoolchildren of Neerja Modi ...

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Monday 12 February 2018

Leading lawyer shares expertise with next generation

A law graduate from the University of Wolverhampton returned to the classroom to share her expertise with the next generation of lawyers.  Yashmin Mistry is a Partner and ...

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Monday 12 February 2018

New home for wolf in Wolves

One of the city’s Wolves in Wolves statues has found a new home at the University of Wolverhampton. The Support Life wolf is dedicated to suicide prevention and mental ...

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Friday 09 February 2018

Stork sculptures put topic of migration on the local map

A University of Wolverhampton lecturer is crowdfunding to get a unique art project off the ground to raise awareness of migration and settlement in the UK. Gavin Rogers, Senior ...

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Friday 09 February 2018

Funding secured to develop high level cybersecurity course

The University of Wolverhampton has secured £192,000 to develop cybersecurity courses in support of the Industrial Strategy. The funding has been awarded by the Higher ...

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Friday 09 February 2018

CASE STUDY: AMANDA ROSS

For single parent Amanda Ross, taking the plunge and enrolling for a degree at the University of Wolverhampton was one of the best, but also most daunting, things she has ever ...

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Thursday 08 February 2018

Students go on safari in South Africa

Students studying for Animal Behaviour and Wildlife Conservation degree courses at the University of Wolverhampton went on safari recently with a field trip to South ...

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Thursday 08 February 2018

Art students take exhibition on tour

University of Wolverhampton art students have taken their work on tour to Sutton Coldfield. Thirty-eight students studying for Master’s degree courses in Fine Art and Art ...

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Thursday 08 February 2018

Sweet taste of success for Moses

A pioneering lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton who is researching the healing power of sugar has been shortlisted for a national award. Dr Moses Murandu has reached ...

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Monday 05 February 2018

Knock-out success for student boxer

A University of Wolverhampton student is celebrating a knock-out success after clinching a gold medal at a boxing championship. David Adeleye won gold at the British Universities ...

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Friday 02 February 2018

Media course secures industry accreditation

The University of Wolverhampton has achieved prestigious industry accreditation for one of its key media courses. The Faculty of Arts School of Media has secured Broadcast ...

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Friday 02 February 2018

Meeting to discuss future success of the regional economy

Capturing diversity of talent and increasing skills and productivity to ensure the future success of the regional economy will be the focus of a business meeting at the University ...

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Wednesday 31 January 2018

Spin-out company to develop new anti-cancer drug

       The University of Wolverhampton and Caparo plc have agreed arrangements to invest in a spin-out company that is developing a new anti-cancer drug. The ...

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Wednesday 31 January 2018

New plans for Springfield Campus

New plans have been submitted by the University of Wolverhampton for its School of Architecture and the Built Environment at its £100m Springfield Campus development. A ...

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Wednesday 31 January 2018

Local author answers questions at University

Local author, Kit de Waal, is visiting the University of Wolverhampton for a Question and Answer session with students. Kit de Waal was born in Birmingham and worked for fifteen ...

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Tuesday 30 January 2018

Conference explores the link between the digital age and loneliness

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting an International conference which focuses on exploring the link between loneliness and the use of mobiles and social media. Dr Bianca ...

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Tuesday 30 January 2018

University named as one of Stonewall’s top 100 employers

The University of Wolverhampton is celebrating after being announced as one of the top 100 employers for lesbian, gay, bi and trans staff.  Stonewall’s Top 100 ...

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Tuesday 30 January 2018

New degree apprenticeship launched

Major employers have signed up to a new Degree Apprenticeship programme at the University. More than 20 apprentices from organisations including Walsall Council, Royal ...

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Friday 26 January 2018

Australian Influenza – Cough and Sneeze Into Your Elbow

Professor Patrick Ball and Dr Hana Morrissey from the School of Pharmacy    Not content with the four-nil drubbing in the Ashes series, Australia now hits us when we ...

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Thursday 25 January 2018

Students graduate in UAE

More than 100 students graduated from the University of Wolverhampton and their transnational education (TNE) partner Cornerstone College of International Studies in United Arab ...

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Thursday 25 January 2018

Whatever happened to our vision of a learning society?

Leading education experts are set to consider the future of lifelong learning and its role within society at a University of Wolverhampton event. It is 20 years since the ...

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Wednesday 24 January 2018

Half a million funding levies interest in Degree Apprenticeships

The University of Wolverhampton has secured an additional £460k funding to deliver training for Degree Apprenticeships to non-levy paying companies. The allocation of money ...

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Wednesday 24 January 2018

Open Day at University Technical College

Prospective pupils and their families are invited to an Open Day at West Midlands University Technical College in Wolverhampton this weekend. The new Wolverhampton school offers ...

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Tuesday 23 January 2018

Research explores how teaching is enhanced by technology

A University of Wolverhampton lecturer has contributed to a new book which explores how teaching can be enhanced by technology. Dr Patricia Davies, Senior Lecturer in the School ...

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Tuesday 23 January 2018

Lamp procession celebrates student nurses

Student nurses celebrated the end of their studies at the University of Wolverhampton with a special lamp procession. Symbolic Florence Nightingale-style lamps were carried from ...

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Monday 22 January 2018

Twitter bot debate brings novel back to life

A Twitter Bot inspired by George Orwell’s novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four, will be the subject of a debate at the forthcoming Wolverhampton Literature Festival. The ...

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Monday 22 January 2018

Engineering student in drive towards a career in motorsport

A University of Wolverhampton Engineering student has landed a dream job working in the Motorsport industry. Jack Barber, 21 from Plaistow in West Sussex, has been offered a job ...

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Monday 22 January 2018

Award nomination for mental health star

A pioneering nursing lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton who is transforming approaches to mental health and suicide has been shortlisted for a top award. Senior ...

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Monday 22 January 2018

Schools get a taste of University life

The University of Wolverhampton hosted a Schools and Colleges Open Day recently offering students across the region a taste of higher education courses. Almost 300 students and ...

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Saturday 20 January 2018

Philosophy head gives expert opinion on caste discrimination in the UK

The Course Leader of Philosophy in the School of Humanities at the University of Wolverhampton features in an independent documentary to give expert opinion on caste ...

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Friday 19 January 2018

New Skills Deal to provide talent for Staffordshire’s future

The University of Wolverhampton and Staffordshire County Council have agreed a significant new partnership which will deliver skills for the county’s economy in future ...

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Friday 19 January 2018

Top journal publishes nurse graduate’s work

A nursing graduate who put pen to paper to reflect on her experiences during a clinical placement has had her work published in a top journal. Cara Large studied a BSc (Hons) ...

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Tuesday 16 January 2018

Annual lecture presented by Holocaust survivor

A Holocaust survivor shared his first-hand experiences of the Second World War during an annual lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.  This year’s Holocaust ...

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Friday 12 January 2018

CASE STUDY: Dan Masters the Art of Demolition

“Sometimes it’s quite difficult to juggle work, home and study, but I’m investing in myself and my future.” Daniel Mackinlay is building on his 16 ...

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Friday 12 January 2018

Event highlights waste management solutions

The University of Wolverhampton is holding a free event to highlight waste management solutions for businesses and industry professionals. The EnTRESS technology showcase, which ...

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Friday 12 January 2018

Winning awards is child’s play for BAFTA graduate

An award winning graduate from the University of Wolverhampton School of Art picked up a BAFTA (British Academy Film and Television Arts) for his children’s television work ...

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Friday 12 January 2018

Shopping centre retailer bags student artwork

A University of Wolverhampton student has created a bespoke piece of art for Debenhams – the new retailer based at the Mander Centre in Wolverhampton. Diane Silverton, 51, ...

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Friday 12 January 2018

Art graduates showcase work at prestigious exhibition

Three graduates from the University of Wolverhampton School of Art have been selected to show their work at prestigious venues across the region as part of a major exhibition. New ...

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Thursday 11 January 2018

Project aims to build a sensibility for sustainability in fashion

A new fashion and textiles initiative has been launched which aims to encourage sustainable attitudes to clothing in the UK. Professor Fiona Hackney, from the University of ...

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Thursday 11 January 2018

‘Many Rivers to Cross’: Project to record local history of ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech

A project documenting the local impact of Enoch Powell’s ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton thanks to a £9,400 ...

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Tuesday 09 January 2018

Lamp procession to celebrate student nurses

Student nurses will celebrate the end of their studies at the University of Wolverhampton with a special lamp procession. Symbolic Florence Nightingale-style lamps will be carried ...

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Monday 08 January 2018

Official signing builds on construction partnership

The University of Wolverhampton has built on its partnership with two leading construction bodies. The University recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the ...

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Monday 08 January 2018

Students scoop international award for a one-handed design

Students from the University of Wolverhampton scooped an international award for innovation recently. Six students studying for an Interior Design and Product Design degree course ...

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Monday 08 January 2018

Art graduate creates animal magic with pet portraits

A University of Wolverhampton art graduate is creating animal magic by starting a business drawing pet portraits. Jess Pritchard, 24 from Cookley in the Wyre Forest, studied for a ...

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Monday 08 January 2018

Top recognition for interpreting graduate

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is celebrating after achieving a top status for sign language interpreters. Mary-Jane Derbyshire is the first student from the BA (Hons) ...

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Thursday 04 January 2018

Funding boost for Springfield Campus city centre connectivity

City of Wolverhampton Council has successfully secured £550,000 to further develop the safer walking and cycling route for students between the city’s transport ...

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