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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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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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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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

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

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

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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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 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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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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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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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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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

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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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