Monday 12 August 2019

BLOG: GETTING RESULTS: What to do if you don't make the grade...

In the Beginning "I took a leap of faith and it turned out to be the best thing that ever happened to me..." Well, where to begin? It was certainly a mad year all round ...

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Thursday 01 August 2019

Springfield Campus clocks up another milestone in £100 million project

The University of Wolverhampton’s £100 million investment in a new construction excellence campus has reached another milestone – and the clock is literally now ...

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Thursday 01 August 2019

Teachers get switched on at Google conference

The University of Wolverhampton switched local teachers on to the latest developments in Maths and Computer Science at a Google UK sponsored conference held in Telford ...

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Thursday 01 August 2019

Clearing campaign up and running for results

The University of Wolverhampton is gearing up for Clearing with new website pages and an advertising campaign outlining courses which still have spaces available. Clearing offers ...

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Thursday 01 August 2019

Young mother with blood cancer calls for life saving donors

A young mum from Castlecroft, Wolverhampton is calling for more people to sign up as potential stem cell donors, with blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan, after being told that she ...

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Thursday 01 August 2019

Lecturer appointed Ikon's artist in residence

University of Wolverhampton Course Leader in Fine Art, Dean Kelland, will be Ikon’s artist in residence for the next three years at HMP Grendon, Buckinghamshire. Funded by ...

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Thursday 01 August 2019

Engineering students have the right formula for success

Each year, more than 130 Universities from around the world descend on Silverstone to compete in the UK leg of the Formula Student competition. Divided into 4 classes to include ...

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Friday 02 August 2019

Morgan students engineer class performance

After two class wins for Craig Hamilton Smith, possibly breaking the hoodoo of Tony Hirst, UWR’s AR Morgan Challenge team travelled to Donington for two more rounds of Plus ...

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Friday 02 August 2019

F3 Cup - A weekend of highs and lows...

F3 Cup at Oulton Park – a wet weekend of highs and lowsRace Report by Dom Dangelillo - twitter.com/dangewritesImages by Andi Rusyn - ...

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Tuesday 06 August 2019

Beatties gets buy-in from University

The University of Wolverhampton has placed a bid for the Beatties building in Wolverhampton city centre. The iconic Beatties store was recently put up for sale by its current ...

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Tuesday 06 August 2019

Academic to speak at United Nations

A University of Wolverhampton academic has hit the right note with her work on an international project and has been invited to speak at the United Nations. Dr Sarah Browne, Head ...

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Tuesday 06 August 2019

Art and Architecture on show in Stafford

The University of Wolverhampton in Stafford, in partnership with the School of Art and the School of Built Environment, is hosting the inaugural Stafford Art, Design and ...

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Thursday 08 August 2019

£1m investment in sports facilities

The University of Wolverhampton is to invest an initial £1million to transform the sports teaching and research facilities at its Walsall Campus.  Hi-tech equipment ...

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Monday 12 August 2019

CASE STUDY: GETTING RESULTS: Computer student analyses a future in sport

Ben Maitland is on course for reaching his goal of being a Sports Analyst after studying for a degree in Computer Science at the University of Wolverhampton - bagging a job as ...

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Monday 12 August 2019

CASE STUDY: GETTING RESULTS:Student finds the right chemistry though clearing

Siting Guo found the right chemistry to continue studying in the UK when she applied for a Chemical Engineering course at the University of Wolverhampton. Originally from Fujian ...

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Monday 12 August 2019

CASE STUDY: GETTING RESULTS: New path for India through Clearing

Returning to education was a big decision for India Minton-Barker, but she found the University of Wolverhampton to be the supportive and friendly environment she wanted. India ...

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Monday 12 August 2019

Off-duty Trainee Nursing Associate saves man’s life after car crash near her home

A Trainee Nursing Associate student from the University of Wolverhampton has been praised for saving a man’s life after she came across a car crash near her home in ...

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Tuesday 13 August 2019

University announces honours list

A gold medal-winning Paralympian and leading figures in the arts and business world are to be honoured by the University of Wolverhampton. The University awards honorary degrees ...

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Tuesday 13 August 2019

CASE STUDY: GETTING RESULTS: Laila raises the bar for Clearing

For Laila Hudson, the process of going through Clearing was a big surprise as it was so simple and easy. Laila, from Wolverhampton, says: “I took my certificates with me but ...

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Tuesday 13 August 2019

New healthcare course puts clinical skills into practice

A new degree 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 ...

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Tuesday 13 August 2019

Wolverhampton researchers collaborate on BBC’s “Novels That Shaped Our World”

A team of University of Wolverhampton academics is working with BBC Arts on an ambitious new engagement project to mark the 300th anniversary of the English Language ...

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Tuesday 13 August 2019

New biodegradable wound dressings developed

Scientists have developed a new biodegradable wound dressing that can speed up healing and is made from all-natural materials. Researcher Abhishek Gupta, of the University of ...

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Wednesday 14 August 2019

Mathematics & Computer Science: A Year in Review

A Year in Review for the School of Mathematics and Computer Science by Dr Herbert Daly So as the new academic year rolls into view it's time to look back over a very successful ...

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Wednesday 14 August 2019

Sports says changes still needed in wake of Women’s World Cup

An internationally-renowned sports historian has highlighted changes that still need to be made in the wake of the Women's World Cup. Professor Jean Williams, Professor of Sport ...

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Thursday 15 August 2019

Interactive tool clicks onto global goals

A new interactive tool to showcase how research at the University of Wolverhampton is meeting global sustainability goals has been launched. The tool enables participants to find ...

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Tuesday 20 August 2019

New English degree provides direct path to teaching

The University of Wolverhampton has launched a new degree combining English and Secondary Education – one of the first of its kind in the UK. The Bachelor of Arts English ...

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Tuesday 20 August 2019

Researchers developing digital literacy in teaching

University of Wolverhampton researchers travelled to Germany as part of a new project to address digital skills gaps for teachers across Europe. Dr Bianca Fox and Alison Carminke ...

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Wednesday 21 August 2019

Summer Edition of Knowledge News - out NOW!

The University of Wolverhampton's Summer 2019 Edition of Knowledge News is out NOW.  The quarterly business newsletter showcases the latest business news and our ...

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Tuesday 27 August 2019

Funding boost for manufacturing skills training

The University of Wolverhampton has been awarded €408,000 EU funding for a new project to address skills gaps in manufacturing and engineering. Innovative new training ...

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Tuesday 27 August 2019

Research could form basis for new generation of drugs

A University of Wolverhampton researcher has been awarded £4,000 to examine proteins released from body cells to aid the treatment of some serious illnesses in the ...

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Tuesday 27 August 2019

BLOG: Categories, stereotypes and the Brexit debate

Dr Joanne Meredith, University of Wolverhampton Dr Emma Richardson, University of Leicester Commentary around Brexit highlighted political and social divisions in the United ...

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Wednesday 28 August 2019

Students get work experience at computing conference

University of Wolverhampton students gained some vital work experience skills recently at an international conference in Amsterdam, Holland. Three second year Computer Science ...

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Wednesday 28 August 2019

Student illustrates talent in award winning design competition

A University of Wolverhampton student received top marks for designing bespoke awards at a prestigious business ceremony recently. Cat Mirley created ten bespoke, hand-rendered ...

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Wednesday 28 August 2019

Uni strikes a deal with Kidderminster Harriers

The University of Wolverhampton has scored a new sponsorship deal with Kidderminster Harriers. The University will sponsor the under-23s and be featured on team shirts. The ...

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Friday 30 August 2019

Lamp procession celebrates student nurses

Student nurses celebrated the completion of their studies at the University of Wolverhampton with a special lamp procession. Symbolic Florence Nightingale-style lamps were carried ...

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