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 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

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

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

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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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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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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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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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

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

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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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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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

BLOG: 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

Leading health care provider chooses nursing apprenticeship route

The University of Wolverhampton is working with Cygnet Health Care to create a new generation of highly skilled future nurses. Cygnet Health Care, a leading independent provider ...

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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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Monday 23 April 2018

University to take part in 1000 Miles Challenge

Staff and students are being encouraged to walk, ride, run and swim to donate 1000 miles to the NHS as part of its 70th birthday celebrations. The NHS turns 70 in July and, in the ...

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Tuesday 24 April 2018

VIDEO: Work placement job joy

Human Resource Management student Amy Rebic has secured a great job at international banking company Handelsbanken after making the most of a work placement.  Amy spotted a ...

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Tuesday 24 April 2018

REPORT: F3 Cup Round-Up

University of Wolverhampton Racing – Donington F3 Cup weekend round-up Race 1, 2 & 3 – 21st & 22nd April 2018 The first racing weekend of the F3 Cup season was ...

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Thursday 26 April 2018

Graduate goes in right direction with moonwalking film

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is going in the right direction with a new feature documentary about Michael Jackson tribute acts. Tom Goudsmit, 38 from London, graduated ...

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Thursday 26 April 2018

REPORT: Silverstone Morgan Challenge

University of Wolverhampton Racing – Silverstone Morgan Challenge round-up Rounds 3 & 4 - 21st & 22nd April 2018 The second event of the 2018 season saw the UWR ...

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Thursday 26 April 2018

6 steps to boost your mental health

Our mental health and physical health are inextricably linked. There are plenty of reasons backed by health professionals (as well as your grandma!) on why you should reconnect ...

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Monday 30 April 2018

Plans for Springfield Campus given green light

New plans for the University of Wolverhampton’s School of Architecture and the Built Environment at the £100m Springfield Campus have been approved. The City of ...

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