Research News

Tuesday 10 April 2018

BLOG: The Good Friday Agreement at 20

Anniversaries are a time to take stock and the twentieth anniversary of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement (GFA) is leading to increased analysis and reflection.

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Thursday 05 April 2018

International collaboration funding secured to develop anti-cancer therapy

The University of Wolverhampton is to play a central role in a £600k project to develop an anti-cancer therapy as part of an international research and development collaboration.

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Thursday 05 April 2018

University working with England Athletics marathon runners

England Athletics have teamed up with the University of Wolverhampton to offer the athletes on their marathon programme funded physiological testing.

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Thursday 08 March 2018

Amnesty puts inspirational philosopher on ‘Suffragette Spirit’ map

An inspirational University of Wolverhampton academic who has worked to tackle discrimination has been included on Amnesty’s ‘Suffragette Spirit Map of Britain’ to mark International Women’s Day.

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Thursday 08 March 2018

Scientists develop innovative coating to improve probiotics delivery

Scientists hoping to revolutionise the probiotics industry with a special coating to help people absorb more beneficial live bacteria have received an international patent to take their work forward.

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Thursday 01 March 2018

Sentiment analysis software has female gender bias, research reveals

Companies using sentiment analysis could be getting a distinctly female view of the world, according to latest research from statisticians.

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Friday 23 February 2018

Lecture to explore role of Medical Corps during First World War

A lecture to explore the work of the Royal Army Medical Corps during the First World War will take place at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 22 February 2018

Lecturer offers a new generation of thinking

A Lecturer in English at the University of Wolverhampton has been selected as a New Generation Thinker for the BBC.

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Thursday 22 February 2018

Organised crime expert puts Mafia life under the microscope

An Oxford University criminology expert who went behind the scenes with Mafia gangs will share his experiences during a guest lecture at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 08 February 2018

Sweet taste of success for Moses

A pioneering lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton who is researching the healing power of sugar has been shortlisted for a national award.

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Tuesday 30 January 2018

Conference explores the link between the digital age and loneliness

The University of Wolverhampton is hosting an International conference which focuses on exploring the link between loneliness and the use of mobiles and social media.

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Thursday 25 January 2018

Whatever happened to our vision of a learning society?

VIDEO: Leading education experts are set to consider the future of lifelong learning and its role within society at a University of Wolverhampton event.

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Tuesday 23 January 2018

Research explores how teaching is enhanced by technology

A University of Wolverhampton lecturer has contributed to a new book which explores how teaching can be enhanced by technology.

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Saturday 20 January 2018

Philosophy head gives expert opinion on caste discrimination in the UK

The Course Leader of Philosophy at the University of Wolverhampton features in an independent documentary to give expert opinion on caste discrimination in the UK.

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Thursday 11 January 2018

Project aims to build a sensibility for sustainability in fashion

A new fashion and textiles initiative has been launched which aims to encourage sustainable attitudes to clothing in the UK.

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Thursday 11 January 2018

‘Many Rivers to Cross’: Project to record local history of ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech

A project documenting the local impact of Enoch Powell’s ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton thanks to a £9,400 National Lottery grant.

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Friday 22 December 2017

New report highlights why adapting learning spaces matters for innovative teaching and learning

Practical advice for schools on how to adapt learning spaces to support the innovative use of technology has been published in a new report by a leading University of Wolverhampton expert.

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Friday 01 December 2017

University academic helps shape national cybersecurity consultation

The University of Wolverhampton has been helping to devise policy on cyber resilience by taking part in a national cybersecurity consultation.

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Tuesday 28 November 2017

Students learn to ‘code’ human emotions

A psychologist is transforming the way students interpret facial expressions and emotions as part of a course at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 23 November 2017

Professor to lead women’s football history project

A University of Wolverhampton professor has been selected to lead a national project focused on unlocking the hidden history of women’s football.

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