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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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 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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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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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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