law-web

Monday 01 October 2018

Leading lights to attend law alumni reunion

Leading figures from the legal profession are to attend a reunion at the University of Wolverhampton.  Judges, solicitors and lecturers are set to attend the sold-out alumni ...

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Lydia-Alexander

Monday 01 October 2018

VIDEO: Experiences of a newly qualified nurse

Lydia Caroline Alexander is a newly qualified nurse, having trained at the Burton Campus of the University of Wolverhampton. In this video she explains what she enjoyed about ...

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malcolm-mcdonald

Monday 01 October 2018

Marketing expert shares insights

A leading marketing expert will share his insights on what makes a brand stand-out from the competition at a University of Wolverhampton lecture.  Professor Malcolm McDonald ...

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Tuesday 02 October 2018

ECMS joins forces with In-Comm Training to launch National Press and Tooling Centre

The University of Wolverhampton’s Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) has formed an exciting partnership with In-Comm Training to help boost UK manufacturing ...

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Tuesday 02 October 2018

University research sniffs out how the Black Country smells

In partnership with Black Country Living Museum, Wolverhampton Art Gallery and the Black Country Chamber of Commerce the University of Wolverhampton has secured funding to ...

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Roya-Rahimi

Tuesday 02 October 2018

Tourism research scoops award

Research by a University of Wolverhampton tourism and hospitality management expert has scooped a top international award. Two papers by Dr Roya Rahimi, Reader in Tourism and ...

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Tuesday 02 October 2018

University art school to play host to prestigious national exhibition

The University of Wolverhampton’s School of Art (Est. 1851) will play host to a prestigious touring art show when it visits the region. The Hayward Gallery Touring’s ...

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smestow-heads

Tuesday 02 October 2018

New senior appointments at Smestow

A new Executive Head and Headteacher have been appointed at a Wolverhampton secondary school. Kerry Inscker has been newly appointed to the position of Executive Headteacher at ...

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Monday 01 October 2018

Pharmacists go down under in search of collaboration

Two University of Wolverhampton academics visited Australia and Indonesia recently to present their research and explore opportunities for collaboration. Dr Hana Morrissey and ...

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Monday 01 October 2018

Academic shares expertise on visit to Nigeria

An academic from the University of Wolverhampton took his expertise overseas on a recent trip to Nigeria. Dr Opeolu Ojo, Senior Lecturer in Biotechnology in the School of ...

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Thursday 04 October 2018

Award winning author brings her big read to the University

Award winning author, Gail Honeyman, is visiting the University as part of the Big Read campaign. Gail, who won Costa Book of the Year 2017 with her debut novel, Eleanor Oliphant ...

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Karen-Salt

Thursday 04 October 2018

Race and rights expert to present guest lecture

A leading expert in race and rights is to visit the University of Wolverhampton to present a lecture to mark Black History Month. Dr Karen Salt from the Centre for Research in ...

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Friday 05 October 2018

Academics to highlight Commonwealth contribution to World War 1

Two University of Wolverhampton academics will be speaking at an event which recognises the Commonwealth contribution to the British Armed Forces. Dr Opinderjit Takhar MBE, ...

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Monday 08 October 2018

Aspire to HE launches ambitious school programme

Aspire to HE (Higher education) launched its programme offer of university subject taster-courses, workshops, creative programmes and applications for the Aspire to HE School ...

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Monday 08 October 2018

New snake species named after renowned professor Mark O'Shea

A new species of snake from Indonesia has been named after renowned herpetologist Professor Mark O’Shea in honour of his work with the reptiles. The Cylindrophis osheai, ...

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Laura-Caulfield

Tuesday 09 October 2018

Lecture will look at creative approaches to criminal justice

The success of arts as rehabilitation will be the topic of a University of Wolverhampton professor's inaugural lecture later this month. Professor Laura Caulfield will present ...

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Diana-Bannister

Tuesday 09 October 2018

EU praise for innovative ICT project

A project led by the University of Wolverhampton to develop innovative ways of using technology in education has been highlighted as a success story by the European ...

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Thursday 11 October 2018

Elite centres launched to boost manufacturing revival

The new £12.5 million Black Country Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) has officially been launched by journalist and television presenter, Steph McGovern, marking ...

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senegal

Thursday 11 October 2018

Global spotlight for African entrepreneurship expert

An expert in African entrepreneurship from the University of Wolverhampton has shared insights into innovative education on the global stage. Dr Paschal Anosike was invited to be ...

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law-reunion

Friday 12 October 2018

Leading lights from the law profession attend reunion

Top judges, solicitors and a crown prosecutor were among the distinguished alumni to attend a reunion celebrating 50 years of law education at the University of ...

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ian-unitt

Monday 15 October 2018

Nursing student selected as editor

A University of Wolverhampton student has been appointed as an editor of the popular Student Nursing Times. Third year student Ian Unitt will be the editor for the branch of ...

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Monday 15 October 2018

Business showcase at Park Expo

Businesses at The University of Wolverhampton Science Park will be showcasing their services as part of an expo later this month. The open invite event aims to allow visitors to ...

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daniel-roland

Tuesday 16 October 2018

Childhood illness and education under the spotlight

The short and long-term impact on education outcomes for children who suffer illness will be discussed in a University of Wolverhampton lecture. Dr Daniel Roland from the ...

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Tuesday 16 October 2018

Contractor announced for Springfield

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a main build contractor for its new School of Architecture and the Built Environment at its £100m Springfield Campus. ISG has ...

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Natassia-Smith

Tuesday 16 October 2018

VIDEO: Law student makes most of opportunities

Law student Natassia Smith has Multiple Sclerosis and is making the most of the opportunities and support available at the University of Wolverhampton.  Natassia is a LLB ...

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anita-sharma

Tuesday 16 October 2018

Former Dragon gives graduate a business boost

A high-flying University of Wolverhampton graduate has received a business boost from entrepreneur and former Dragon’s Den judge Theo Paphitis. Anita Sharma is a Personal ...

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new-statesman

Thursday 18 October 2018

In conversation with the Editor of the New Statesman

One of Britain’s most influential journalists and editor of the New Statesman magazine is to be a guest speaker at the University of Wolverhampton. Jason Cowley will be in ...

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aimee-fox-book

Thursday 18 October 2018

Innovation and the British Army under the spotlight

Innovation and the British Army during the First World War will be the focus of a free public lecture at the University of Wolverhampton. Dr Aimée Fox, winner of the ...

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Thursday 18 October 2018

City of Wolverhampton achieves milestone in bid for Learning City Award status

City of Wolverhampton has hit a major milestone in a bid to become an international learning region. It has been officially accepted into the UNESCO Global Network of Learning ...

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Thursday 18 October 2018

EU funding for media and digital literacy project

Researchers will work with teachers to create a new course which will address digital skills gaps as part of a new €329,975 project led by the University of ...

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Thursday 18 October 2018

University of Wolverhampton Racing secure 3rd place in the F3 Cup

UWR and the School of Engineering are proud to announce that after 18 rounds of highly competitive, closely fought racing, they have finished the competition in 3rd ...

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Thursday 18 October 2018

University opens doors to second wave of Degree Apprentices

The University of Wolverhampton is continuing to build on its commitment to providing employers with higher level skills by welcoming its second full cohort of Higher/Degree ...

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JLR-visit

Friday 19 October 2018

Business students visit Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre

Business students from the University of Wolverhampton were given a special tour of Jaguar Land Rover’s Engine Manufacturing Centre (‘EMC’) as part of a ...

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Mark-richardson

Friday 19 October 2018

Black Country students scoop Richardson business prize

Two Black Country based undergraduates from the University of Wolverhampton have been rewarded for their academic achievements and community spirit, courtesy of the Richardson ...

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BUDGET

Friday 19 October 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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estia-visit

Monday 22 October 2018

New international opportunities explored

New opportunities for partnership work were explored during an international visit by the University of Wolverhampton. Vice-Chancellor Professor Geoff Layer visited the Ecole ...

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midwifery-art

Tuesday 23 October 2018

New exhibition celebrates breastfeeding

Student midwives at the University of Wolverhampton have created a special art exhibition to celebrate breastfeeding. As part of the Baby Friendly Initiative, the University has ...

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Tuesday 23 October 2018

Big screen comes to the little theatre in new programme

A Wolverhampton theatre is expanding its opening hours in a bid to provide a greater offer to the people of the city. The University of Wolverhampton’s Arena Theatre in ...

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Wednesday 24 October 2018

University and Bucks renew deal

The University of Wolverhampton has confirmed the continuation of its sponsorship deal with AFC Telford United. As part of its arrangement, the University will retain the naming ...

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nursing-general

Thursday 25 October 2018

University increases links with Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust

The University of Wolverhampton is increasing links with Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust as part of plans to develop the healthcare workforce in the county. Working in ...

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teaching-general

Thursday 25 October 2018

Chalk up a new career as a teacher

People hoping to chalk up a new career as a teacher are invited to an open evening at the University of Wolverhampton. The Choose to Teach event will take place on Wednesday, 31 ...

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science-centre-launch

Thursday 25 October 2018

New Science Centre Officially Opened

The University of Wolverhampton’s new Science Centre has been officially opened. The £10.1m centre at the University of Wolverhampton Science Park was completed late ...

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alan-nevill-web

Friday 26 October 2018

Professor develops new measure as alternative to traditional BMI to tackle childhood obesity

Researchers from the University of Wolverhampton have developed a new method of estimating body fat levels in children in a bid to tackle obesity in young people and prevent ...

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LAC-web

Friday 26 October 2018

Legal advice on offer at pop-up clinics

Law students from the University of Wolverhampton will be providing legal support to the public as part of two pop-up advice clinics. Members of the public can attend for a free ...

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women's-football

Friday 26 October 2018

University becomes women’s football hub

The University of Wolverhampton has been selected as a specialist hub for women’s football and futsal. Wolverhampton is one of 19 universities to have been successful in ...

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spiros

Friday 26 October 2018

Political violence researcher joins University

A researcher with expertise in political violence and South-Eastern European History has joined the University of Wolverhampton. Dr Spiros Tsoutsoumpis has been appointed as a ...

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Monday 29 October 2018

Exhibition of artwork profiles female criminals

An exhibition of artwork inspired by images of female criminals is all set to go on display at the University of Wolverhampton. Criminal Quilts is an art and archives project ...

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Wednesday 31 October 2018

Graduate choreographs a successful career in dance

A University of Wolverhampton graduate has choreographed a career in dance by setting up the largest professional Bollywood Dance Academy in the North of England. Salma Zaman ...

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Wednesday 31 October 2018

Collaboration helps deaf and hard of hearing women

The University of Wolverhampton is working with BID Services to help deaf and hard of hearing women navigate healthcare services during the menopause. The collaborative project is ...

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Wednesday 31 October 2018

Engineering team bag third place in national F3 Cup Championship

University of Wolverhampton (UWR) Race Team engineering students narrowly missed out on the top place position in this year’s national MSV F3 Cup Championship title – ...

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Wednesday 31 October 2018

Public talk sniffs out the importance of smells and behaviour

The University of Wolverhampton is sniffing out the importance of smells and behaviour -building on its research into what the Black Country smells like. A free public talk on ...

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