2019 Articles

Tuesday 19 February 2019

Museum and university build links to promote STEM

The University of Wolverhampton’s Formula 3 racing car will take centre stage at an exciting interactive weekend event being hosted by the Ironbridge Gorge Museums. The ...

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Tuesday 19 February 2019

Gold rush for Judo stars

Judo stars from the University of Wolverhampton are celebrating after winning a haul of medals at a national championship. The women’s team won gold at the British ...

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Monday 18 February 2019

University Chancellor Renames Building

A building at the University of Wolverhampton’s Telford Innovation Campus has been renamed by its Chancellor.  University of Wolverhampton Chancellor The Rt Hon. Lord ...

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Monday 18 February 2019

Public Lecture - Professor Patrick Ball "Getting the most out of medicines"

In this inaugural public lecture, Professor Patrick Ball from the University of Wolverhampton’s School of Pharmacy, will show how a combination of people's behaviours and ...

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Monday 18 February 2019

Specialist health scanner receives seal of approval

A specialist health scanning facility at the University of Wolverhampton has been given an official seal of approval. HealthScan at the University’s Walsall Campus provides ...

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Thursday 14 February 2019

Computer students flag up the importance of cybersecurity

The University of Wolverhampton's School of Mathematics and Computer Science hosted a ‘Capture the Flag’ competition as part of its Career Development Week. Capture ...

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Thursday 14 February 2019

Academic surveys a new role in global organisation

A University of Wolverhampton academic has been elected into a top role in acknowledgement of his significant contribution to the Quantity Surveying sector. Dr Paul Hampton, ...

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Thursday 14 February 2019

Inclusive careers in the spotlight

A careers conference at the University of Wolverhampton to encourage equality in the workplace has been hailed a success.  More than 400 people attended the Inclusive Careers ...

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Thursday 14 February 2019

New partnership roars ahead

The University of Wolverhampton is joining forces with Telford Tigers ice hockey club in an exciting new partnership. Based at Telford Ice Rink in Shropshire, Telford Tigers have ...

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Thursday 14 February 2019

Celebrate In the City Day this half-term

The University of Wolverhampton, Wolves and The Mander Centre have combined again this year to promote the city of Wolverhampton. The trio have come together again this year to ...

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Wednesday 13 February 2019

Global musical collaboration honours exceptional women

Malala Yousafzai, an activist for female education and the youngest Nobel Prize laureate, is one of the extraordinary women being honoured in a musical collaboration between the ...

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Wednesday 13 February 2019

LGBT History Month @WLV

February is Lesbian, Gay, Bi and Trans History Month and at the University of Wolverhampton, we’re proud to offer a packed programme of activities for students and ...

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Wednesday 13 February 2019

Students discuss type in career talk

Inspirational designer and type champion, Sarah Hyndman, visited the University of Wolverhampton School of Art recently to speak to students about careers in graphic design. Sarah ...

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Wednesday 13 February 2019

Research Matters

The latest edition of the University of Wolverhampton's research focused magazine, Research Matters, is out now, celebrating research success and opportunities. Follow ...

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Tuesday 12 February 2019

VIDEO: Molineux welcomes Marketing students

Marketing students from the University of Wolverhampton were given a tour of the iconic Molineux stadium - home to Wolves FC.  The students went behind the scenes at the ...

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Monday 11 February 2019

Mayor joins Sikh community leaders discussion

The University of Wolverhampton hosted a visit by The Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, recently to update him on the progress of the Centre for Sikh and Panjabi ...

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Monday 11 February 2019

Model student selected for top competition final

A University of Wolverhampton student is through to the finals of a national modelling competition – finding the perfect stage to show off her talents. Selina Nedrick, ...

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Thursday 07 February 2019

Staffordshire Commissioner engages University to step up Cyber battle

Small businesses across Staffordshire are being encouraged to be more vigilant in the ongoing fight against Cyber security. The University of Wolverhampton in Stafford (UWIS), ...

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Thursday 07 February 2019

Theatre group learns live streaming skills in Belgium

Creative ambassadors with a range of disabilities from a Wolverhampton theatre group travelled to Belgium for skills training in performance and live streaming. The participants, ...

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Wednesday 06 February 2019

Youth Question Time explores the future of universities

Government Minister and Stourbridge MP, Margot James, and former Schools Minister and Labour Peer, Lord Jim Knight, are taking part in a Student Question Time event with local ...

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Tuesday 05 February 2019

Double feature article is music to academic’s ears

A University of Wolverhampton academic has had two articles published in the same issue of a prestigious academic journal. Dr Sarah Browne, Head of the School of Performing Arts, ...

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Monday 04 February 2019

Science Centre shortlisted for another award

The University of Wolverhampton’s Science Centre has been nominated for two national awards. The £10.1m centre located at the University of Wolverhampton Science Park, ...

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Monday 04 February 2019

Research reveals top five Black Country smells

The University of Wolverhampton has revealed the findings of its recent research project to understand what specific smells belong to the Black Country, and what memories they ...

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Friday 01 February 2019

University’s Formula 3 Race Team secures new engine sponsor

The University of Wolverhampton Racing Team (UWR) is gearing up to compete in this year’s MotorSport Vision Racing (MSVR) F3 Cup Championship with the support of new ...

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Thursday 31 January 2019

International development experts scoop award

International development experts at the University of Wolverhampton have received an award for their work supporting forest governance improvements in Liberia. The Centre for ...

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Tuesday 29 January 2019

Comedian Al Murray to be special guest at graduation ball

Top comedian Al Murray will be the special guest at the University of Wolverhampton’s graduation ball.  Tickets are now up for grabs for the Class of 2019 who will ...

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Monday 28 January 2019

Brexit business breakfast

Businesses across Wolverhampton and the Black Country are being invited to discuss the implications of Brexit. The Brexit Business Breakfast is being organised by the West ...

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Monday 28 January 2019

Award nomination for mental health pioneer

A mental health nurse who leads an award-winning University of Wolverhampton project to support a new way of approaching suicide prevention has been shortlisted for a top ...

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Friday 25 January 2019

Project aims to transform teaching of languages in Palestine

An innovative research project led by the University of Wolverhampton to transform the teaching of languages in Palestine has received a £70,000 boost. The TEFL-ePAL project ...

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Friday 25 January 2019

New online seminar series to focus on migrant communities

The issues facing people from migrant communities will be the focus of a new research project at the University of Wolverhampton. A seminar series is being launched to provide ...

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Friday 25 January 2019

University scores highly in international rating system

The University of Wolverhampton has been awarded four stars in global rating system which assesses the strengths and weaknesses of universities worldwide. The QS Stars scheme ...

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Thursday 24 January 2019

Black Country smell and memory research findings revealed

The University of Wolverhampton is set to reveal the findings of its recent research project to understand what specific smells belong to the Black Country, and what memories they ...

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Thursday 24 January 2019

Degree Apprenticeship celebrates successful first year

A Degree Apprenticeship which is raising the bar for legal professionals is celebrating a successful first year at the University of Wolverhampton. The Chartered Legal Degree ...

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Wednesday 23 January 2019

The Change of life project: Deaf women and the menopause

In November 2018 two workshops were conducted by Sarah Bown from the University of Wolverhampton in partnership with BID Services, focussing on the menopause as experienced by ...

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Wednesday 23 January 2019

Pharmacy School Academics in international research collaboration

Two academics from the School of Pharmacy at the University of Wolverhampton travelled to Norway recently with a view to improving services in community pharmacy in the future. Dr ...

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Tuesday 22 January 2019

Renowned neuro-oncology Professor retires after 41 years

A renowned neuro-oncologist has retired from the University of Wolverhampton after a long and fruitful career. Professor John Darling has spent 41 years in higher education, ...

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Tuesday 22 January 2019

University researcher has results in sight for VR project

A PhD student has positive research results in sight in a joint Virtual Reality (VR) project being undertaken by the University of Wolverhampton and Beacon Centre. The research ...

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Tuesday 22 January 2019

Psychology graduate shoots for FA Cup glory

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is using his psychology degree to achieve his goal of FA Cup success with giant killers Newport County AFC. Striker Jamille Matt is ...

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Monday 21 January 2019

Boxing stars to fight it out on campus

Boxing stars of the future will be entering the ring when the University of Wolverhampton hosts a national student championship.  The Department of Sport has been successful ...

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Friday 18 January 2019

Student nurses celebrate success at ceremonies

More than 150 nursing students celebrated the end of their studies at the University of Wolverhampton with two special ceremonies. Symbolic Florence Nightingale-style lamps were ...

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Thursday 17 January 2019

Holocaust survivor to present guest lecture

A survivor of the Holocaust is to visit the University of Wolverhampton to present the annual Memorial Day Lecture.  Uri Winterstein was born in Bratislava, Slovakia in ...

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Wednesday 16 January 2019

Knowledge News - Winter Edition 2018

The University of Wolverhampton's Winter 2018 Edition of Knowledge News is out NOW.  The quarterly business newsletter showcases the latest business news and our links with ...

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Wednesday 16 January 2019

Wolverhampton Literature Festival

The Wolverhampton Literature Festival is now in its third year and will be running from Friday 1st February until Sunday 3rd February 2019. The three day festival will offer ...

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Monday 14 January 2019

Bright future for nursing student who lost 8st

Shedding an incredible eight stone has transformed life for a University of Wolverhampton student, who is now on track to follow her dream to become a nurse. Claire Wills, from ...

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Friday 11 January 2019

Research to help schools make most of lunch hours

Researchers will investigate the notion of 'culinary capital' in relation to school lunch times and their impact on pupils. The University of Wolverhampton will be working with a ...

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Friday 11 January 2019

BLOG: Now is time for change in adult education policy

One hundred years on from a ground-breaking report into adult education, Professor of Education, Sir Alan Tuckett, calls for a major policy rethink. This year marks the centenary ...

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Friday 11 January 2019

BLOG: How Andy Murray can cope with diminished expectations

By Andy Lane, Professor of Sports Psychology, Institute of Human Sciences, University of Wolverhampton. Just like any athlete that comes back from injury, Andy Murray is ...

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Wednesday 09 January 2019

Wolverhampton academy praised in new report

A Wolverhampton school has been praised by OFSTED in a new report for turning its fortunes around and making positive progress. Inspectors said Wednesfield High Specialist ...

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Wednesday 09 January 2019

Students secure prize in national design competition

Students from the University of Wolverhampton secured second prize in a national Interior Design competition recently. Six students studying for Interior, Product and Furniture ...

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Monday 07 January 2019

Race team geared up for motorsport engineering show

The University of Wolverhampton’s School of Engineering Race Team (UWR) is gearing up for the Autosport International 2019 - the largest car racing show in Europe. Staff and ...

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