2019 Articles

Thursday 18 April 2019

CASE STUDY: JORDAN BRIDGES: Nursing ambitions to change perceptions of mental health

Jordan Bridges, 22 from Birmingham, has graduated with a degree in Mental Health Nursing from the University of Wolverhampton's Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing. Jordan ...

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Wednesday 17 April 2019

Senior hospital leader awarded health honorary degree

A local hospital trust leader has been awarded an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton for his contribution to healthcare in the region. David Loughton CBE, Chief ...

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Wednesday 17 April 2019

CASE STUDY: JAMES SMALL: Graduate engineers a future in manufacturing

“The relationships the University has with local businesses means that engineers are in a really good position when searching for employment.”  James Small ...

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Wednesday 17 April 2019

CASE STUDY: MARIA VASILIOU: International law student raises the bar

MARIA VASILIOU, 23 from Cyprus has raised the bar on her aspirations to become a law academic by graduating from the University of Wolverhampton with a Master’s Degree of ...

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Monday 15 April 2019

Courtroom drama for school pupils

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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Monday 15 April 2019

Students celebrate graduation

Almost 1,000 students are set to celebrate their academic achievements when they graduate from the University of Wolverhampton this week. Nursing and postgraduate students from ...

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Friday 12 April 2019

Wolverhampton MP hosts parliamentary celebrations for Sikh festival of Vaisakhi

Community champions, politicians and faith leaders gathered in Parliament to mark one of the most auspicious days in the Sikh calendar. The annual festivities, hosted by ...

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Friday 12 April 2019

Student exhibits at high profile event celebrating women

A student from the University of Wolverhampton put her talent on display at a recent event to celebrate women in architecture. Rasha Shrourou, 22 years old from Syria raised in ...

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Friday 12 April 2019

BLOG: Imagine there is no space and time - the black hole explained

Professor Fabrice Laussy from the Faculty of Science & Engineering offers some insight into what a black hole is following the capture of the first image of a black ...

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Friday 12 April 2019

Course creates work experience opportunities for students

Students from the University of Wolverhampton benefited from hands-on work experience at the TEDxWolverhampton event held recently. Three final year Creative and Professional ...

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Thursday 11 April 2019

University of Wolverhampton Racing’s F3 Cup team off to a fantastic start

University of Wolverhampton Racing continued their dominant form at Donington Park, securing three P2s from three races, and 2nd place in the championship behind the 2018 winner, ...

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Thursday 11 April 2019

Legal eagles reach national mooting semi-final

Two budding legal eagles from the University of Wolverhampton are celebrating after arguing their way to the semi-finals of a national law competition. Law students Natassia Smith ...

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Thursday 11 April 2019

New fund to support international students

A new scholarship to support international students is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton. The Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship will be available ...

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Thursday 11 April 2019

Olympic medallist celebrates National Biomechanics Day

Olympic gymnast and University of Wolverhampton student Kristian Thomas put students through their paces as part of National Biomechanics Day.  The bronze medallist from ...

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Thursday 11 April 2019

Performing Arts graduate chases top beauty queen title

A former University of Wolverhampton student who was crowned Miss Black Country in 2018 is making a bid for the Miss England title this summer. Alexandra Darby, 23, from Rowley ...

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Wednesday 10 April 2019

CASE STUDY: Student builds a successful future after suffering a spinal injury

A University of Wolverhampton student has featured in a national TV and poster campaign which highlights focus on ability not disability. Irwin Mitchell, the 11th largest law firm ...

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Wednesday 10 April 2019

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 as well ...

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Monday 08 April 2019

Footballer to kick off for England

A talented University of Wolverhampton footballer has been selected to play for the English Universities squad. Student Lowri Walker is captain of the WLV Women’s team who ...

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Monday 08 April 2019

New language course for international healthcare workers

A new course to improve the language skills of international healthcare professionals is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton. The Occupational English Test (OET) is ...

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Monday 08 April 2019

University strikes new cricket partnership

The University of Wolverhampton has struck a new partnership deal with neighbours Walsall Cricket Club. The three-year sponsorship agreement will create new opportunities for ...

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Friday 05 April 2019

Race team on track for new race season

University of Wolverhampton (UWR) Race Team engineering students have unveiled their 2019 MSVR Formula 3 Cup racing car at the Telford Innovation Campus. The launch ...

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Thursday 04 April 2019

VIDEO: Sports psychologist analyses Wolves’ semi-final hopes

Sports psychologist Professor Andy Lane offers expert insights into Wolves’ hopes in this weekend’s FA Cup semi final against Watford. “Getting to the FA Cup ...

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Thursday 04 April 2019

VIDEO: Economic insights into Wolves’ cup success

As Wolves FC prepare to head to Wembley to face Watford in the semi-final of the FA Cup, Senior Lecturer in Economics Dr Ian Jackson looks at the economic benefits for the Club, ...

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Thursday 04 April 2019

University accredited by ground-breaking sports scheme

The University of Wolverhampton is leading the way with supporting talented athletes in education after being accredited by a new initiative.  The Sport England-backed ...

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Tuesday 02 April 2019

Professor David Crystal - The Tongue that Shakespeare Spoke

Professor David Crystal will be visiting the University of Wolverhampton to deliver a public lecture on Thursday 16th May 2019. 'The Tongue that Shakespeare Spoke' covers the ...

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Tuesday 02 April 2019

The Jallianwala Bagh Massacre Centenary Lecture

The Centre for Sikh and Panjabi Studies at the University of Wolverhampton is holding a lecture on Tuesday 30th April 2019 to commemorate the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh ...

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Tuesday 02 April 2019

VIDEO: Voices of 68 exhibition visits Wolverhampton

An interactive exhibition featuring the testimonies of political activists and civilians who experienced a pivotal year in Northern Ireland’s history is being hosted at the ...

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Monday 01 April 2019

University to mark 100 years of women in law

An art exhibition celebrating 100 years of women working in the law profession is to be showcased at the University of Wolverhampton. The exhibition is on loan from the First 100 ...

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Friday 29 March 2019

Event celebrates first Guru of the Sikhs

A special event to celebrate the 550th birth anniversary of the first Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Nanak Dev Ji, was hosted at the University of Wolverhampton. The event, co-hosted by ...

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NURSING-ASSOCIATES

Friday 29 March 2019

Trust among first in country to have new Nursing Associates

The Trust which runs Shropshire’s two acute hospitals has become one of the first in the country to have new registered Nursing Associates. Julie Deans, Karley Hall, Elaine ...

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Friday 29 March 2019

Academic research contributes to a House of Commons report on cyber victimisation

Cyber harassment and abuse of people with long term chronic conditions and disabilities is leading to an increase in mental and physical health problems, new research has ...

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Thursday 28 March 2019

VIDEO: Football captain's trip of a lifetime

A team captain from the University of Wolverhampton scored a trip of a lifetime to go behind the scenes at an international football stadium. Student Lowri Walker was one of a ...

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Thursday 28 March 2019

Workshop highlights how to make clothes in a sustainable fashion

The Wolverhampton School of Art is holding a free workshop in its Fashion Lab to highlight the issue of sustainable fashion.The ‘S4S Stitched Up!’ workshop is taking ...

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Thursday 28 March 2019

Demolition degree students scoop construction awards

A pioneering University of Wolverhampton degree course was recognised at a national awards ceremony recently when three of its students scooped a specialist excellence ...

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Wednesday 27 March 2019

Scientists seek support to tackle mystery of UK toad declines

Scientists are urging the public to help them investigate why the population of toads in the UK is declining. Habitat destruction, road deaths, pollution and pesticides are all ...

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Voices of 68

Monday 25 March 2019

Interactive exhibition highlights pivotal year in Northern Ireland’s history

An interactive exhibition featuring the testimonies of political activists and civilians who experienced a pivotal year in Northern Ireland’s history is to be hosted at the ...

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FOOTBALLERS

Thursday 21 March 2019

Pitches lead to a change in formation for footballers

Improvements to football pitches and increased workload have led to changes in the body shape of footballers, researchers have discovered. Muscles and power – epitomised by ...

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Thursday 21 March 2019

Kick off for women’s futsal competition  

An innovative project to get college students involved in women’s futsal is set to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton.  Sports teams from local colleges ...

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Wednesday 20 March 2019

Biography books a place in Oxford Dictionary

University of Wolverhampton Visual Communication lecturer, Jessica Glaser, has written a biography of one of the most influential females in the history of graphic design and ...

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Wednesday 20 March 2019

Students get graphic advice from top creative agency

University of Wolverhampton students received some graphic advice from a top creative agency recently. The Graphic Design and Visual Communication degree students were offered the ...

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Tuesday 19 March 2019

BLOG: Smells research results offer insight into memories

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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Tuesday 19 March 2019

University building shortlisted for prestigious architecture award

A Victorian building in Wolverhampton, which was given a new lease of life to become a learning hub for students, has been shortlisted for a prestigious architecture award. The ...

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Monday 18 March 2019

VIDEO: The art of clever public speaking

The art of clever public speaking was the focus of a guest lecture by the Literary Editor of the Spectator magazine at the University of Wolverhampton. Sam Leith explored the ...

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Monday 18 March 2019

Justice celebrated at annual service

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 18 March 2019

Partnership extends international reach in China

The University of Wolverhampton has signed a partnership agreement with a leading teaching establishment in Hong Kong – extending its international reach in China. The ...

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SARAH-BOWN

Monday 18 March 2019

Deaf women encouraged to share experiences of the menopause

A researcher from the University of Wolverhampton is inviting Deaf women to share their experiences of the menopause at a forum in Birmingham. Sarah Bown, from the Faculty of ...

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Friday 15 March 2019

International Women’s Day event inspires girls to consider careers in STEM

The University of Wolverhampton celebrated International Women’s Day with an event targeted at getting girls interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics ...

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Friday 15 March 2019

Academic joins experts on digital panel

A University of Wolverhampton academic will be part of a panel of experts at an event designed to switch local businesses in Telford on to digital. Bruce Daisley, the European ...

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SOUTHWATER-CONCEPT

Thursday 14 March 2019

Partnership’s new 1,000 student university institute for Southwater

A proposed new venture between Telford & Wrekin Council and the University of Wolverhampton to create a new education institute in the heart of the town has been revealed ...

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Thursday 14 March 2019

New role to drive forward international strategy

The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Pro Vice-Chancellor to drive forward its international strategy. Tim Steele will join the University in June in the new role of ...

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Thursday 14 March 2019

Wolverhampton scoops Midlands University of the Year award

The University of Wolverhampton has been named Midlands University of the Year in this year’s Midlands Business Awards (MBA) 2019. The University was commended for its ...

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Wednesday 13 March 2019

Theatre acts on providing support for local writers

The Arena Theatre has teamed up with a creative programme to develop a writing development opportunity for local people. The University of Wolverhampton theatre, based at the City ...

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Wednesday 13 March 2019

National Brownfield Institute plans revealed

Concept designs have been unveiled for the first time of what the University of Wolverhampton’s new National Brownfield Institute could look like. The Institute will be ...

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Tuesday 12 March 2019

BLOG: The 'tiny' handbag: statement or art?

Jo Bloodworth, lecturer in Fashion & Textiles, considers the latest catwalk trend. "Sometimes what can appear completely impractical can make the biggest statement and ...

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Tuesday 12 March 2019

Web developer in sprint to take part in triathlon championship

A University of Wolverhampton web developer has his sights set on sprinting to success in an international triathlon championship competition. Adam Jones, 29 from Stourbridge, is ...

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Tuesday 12 March 2019

Spectator Literary Editor to speak at University

The art of clever public speaking will be the focus of a guest lecture by the Literary Editor of the Spectator magazine at the University of Wolverhampton. Sam Leith will be ...

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Tuesday 12 March 2019

VIDEO: Interview with the man behind the word Brexit

Ever wondered where the word Brexit came from? The man who coined the term, Peter Wilding, visited the University of Wolverhampton to give a guest lecture on Monday, 11 March ...

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Monday 11 March 2019

Academics in the driving seat at major European cyber conference

An academic and a PhD student from the University of Wolverhampton presented at one of Europe’s biggest Cybersecurity conferences in London. Dr Haider Al-Khateeb, Senior ...

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Monday 11 March 2019

University to expand in Telford

The University of Wolverhampton is to expand in Telford as part of its commitment to developing the regional economy and reducing the skills gap, it was announced ...

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Friday 08 March 2019

West Midlands women’s voices celebrate International Women’s Day

Academics from the School of Performing Arts and Wolves Sport represented the University of Wolverhampton at the West Midlands Women’s Voices celebration of International ...

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Friday 08 March 2019

Research to examine extent of student homelessness in the UK  

The problem of homelessness among UK students will be examined in a new research project led by the University of Wolverhampton. Academics believe problems could be 'hidden' for a ...

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Lowri-Walker

Friday 08 March 2019

Captain bags dream trip to iconic stadium

A team captain from the University of Wolverhampton has scored a trip of a lifetime to go behind the scenes at an international football stadium. Student Lowri Walker is one of a ...

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Thursday 07 March 2019

Water safety company taps into Apprenticeship

Two senior managers from a Black Country business are leading the way after starting a new Degree Apprenticeship at the University of Wolverhampton. Nant Ltd, in Bilston, provides ...

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Wednesday 06 March 2019

Apprentices get fired up about manufacturing at new foundry

The first group of manufacturing Apprentices are getting fired up at the University of Wolverhampton’s National Foundry Training Centre in Tipton. The Foundry is part of the ...

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Wednesday 06 March 2019

CASE STUDY: Degree Apprentice surveys new career

A Dudley Borough Council employee is surveying an ambition to further her career by studying for a Degree Apprenticeship at the University of Wolverhampton. Charlotte Edmunds, 26 ...

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nursing-associates

Tuesday 05 March 2019

Taking nursing to the next level with a Foundation Degree Apprenticeship

More than 30 healthcare staff have taken the next step to becoming a nurse by started a Nursing Associate Foundation Degree Apprenticeship at the University of ...

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Monday 04 March 2019

CASE STUDY: Construction employees build on career prospects with Degree Apprenticeship

Four employees working in the construction industry are the latest to benefit from studying a Degree Apprenticeship at the University of Wolverhampton. Jacques Deneys, Ryan Smith, ...

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Friday 01 March 2019

University gets fired up about National Apprenticeship Week

The University of Wolverhampton is celebrating the 12th National Apprenticeship Week (#NAW2019) with a series of events from Monday 4th March through to Friday 8th March 2019. On ...

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Friday 01 March 2019

First photos preserved through archive project go live on new website

The first historic photographs to be saved from the Express & Star photo archive have been digitised and made available to the public via a free website. Around 3,000 images ...

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Friday 01 March 2019

BLOG: The Momo Challenge: What have we learned?

Cyberpsychology experts Dr Lisa Orchard and Dr Alison Attrill-Smith blog about what we have learned about the Momo Challenge. Social media are renowned for promoting fads and ...

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Friday 01 March 2019

Inspirational students reach nursing awards finals

Three inspirational students from the University of Wolverhampton have been shortlisted for leading nursing awards. The trainee nurses have all reached the finals of the ...

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Thursday 28 February 2019

VIDEO: Join the University's gym!

Membership of WLV Gym at the University gives you access to the gyms at Walsall and City Campus, as well as fitness classes. There is also a pool and running track at Walsall. The ...

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Wednesday 27 February 2019

University of Wolverhampton signs the WMCA’s Inclusive Leadership Pledge

The University of Wolverhampton has pledged its support to help tackle a lack of diversity in boardrooms across the region by signing up to the West Midlands Combined Authority ...

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emily-ridgway

Wednesday 27 February 2019

Graduate zooms into dream career

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is zooming into the next stage of her career after making the most of a placement year. Ambitious Emily Ridgway has secured a position at ...

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Tuesday 26 February 2019

University puts the WOW factor into employability

The University of Wolverhampton put the WOW factor into employability at an event held at the Springfield Campus recently. The Faculty of Science and Engineering organised the ...

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Tuesday 26 February 2019

University to sponsor Deaffest 2019

The University of Wolverhampton is to be one of the largest sponsors of Deaffest 2019, the UK’s leading Deaf-led Film and Arts festival. The University is a long-standing ...

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Tuesday 26 February 2019

Walsall to host 2019 Commonwealth Judo Championships

Walsall is to host the 2019 Commonwealth Judo Championships – the first time an international sporting competition of this scale has been held in the town. The University of ...

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Monday 25 February 2019

University visits Panjab to strengthen educational ties

Academics from the University of Wolverhampton visited India recently to promote its Centre for Sikh and Panjabi Studies and discuss potential collaboration with education ...

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Friday 22 February 2019

Debate on creating a regional higher education network

The University of Wolverhampton will host an open debate on forming a Regional Higher Education Policy Network in the Midlands. Intended to extend and develop activities already ...

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Wednesday 20 February 2019

Families flock to the city for fun day

The “In The City Day” event, organised by the University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, the Mander Centre, and Signal 107 Radio, took place this ...

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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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Clare-Dickens

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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Cilex

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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Jamille-Matt

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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school-dinners

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: 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: 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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