Research News

Friday 17 August 2018

Historians to debate WW1 centenary

Historians will debate the end of the First World War and how it shaped the century at a University of Wolverhampton conference.

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Tuesday 14 August 2018

New loyalty discount for postgraduate research students launched

University of Wolverhampton graduates wishing to add to their CVs can now get a discount on postgraduate research courses.

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Tuesday 07 August 2018

Academic scoops another prize for cancer research

A University of Wolverhampton academic has scooped a prize for his cancer research – the second time he has been presented with an award by the British Lung Foundation.

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Tuesday 07 August 2018

New species of threatened legless amphibian discovered in Seychelles

Scientists from the UK have discovered a new species of legless amphibian, known as caecilians, on the Seychelles island of Mahé.

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Wednesday 25 July 2018

University mathematicians ranked number one in the world

Mathematicians at the University of Wolverhampton have been ranked number one in the world for their research for the second year running.

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Friday 20 July 2018

Dudley bat project uncovers rare species

Rare species of bat have been uncovered in a cavern at Dudley Zoo as part of a conservation and monitoring project led by University of Wolverhampton research students.

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Tuesday 17 July 2018

University to help tackle problems with multiple-occupancy housing in Telford

University of Wolverhampton academics are working to address problems associated with multiple-occupancy houses in the Telford area.

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Tuesday 17 July 2018

New law journal launched

The latest law research is to be showcased in a new journal launched by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 03 July 2018

BLOG: Healthcare in Wolverhampton before the NHS - unusual for its time

As the NHS celebrates its 70th birthday on Thursday, 5 July 2018, Dr George Campbell Gosling, a social historian, looks at healthcare in the city before its introduction.

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Tuesday 03 July 2018

VIDEO: What life was like before the NHS

Lecturer in History at the University of Wolverhampton, Dr George Campbell Gosling, explains what healthcare was like before the introduction of the NHS

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Monday 02 July 2018

Top national scholarship for PhD student

A PhD student from the University of Wolverhampton has beaten off tough competition to be awarded a prestigious national scholarship.

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Friday 22 June 2018

Is laughter really the best medicine?

Leading international researchers, comedy practitioners and psychologists will consider whether laughter really is the best medicine at an event hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 21 June 2018

Sociologist’s new book tackles racism in higher education

A new book tackling the topic of racism in higher education institutions and how to challenge it has been published by a University of Wolverhampton academic.

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Monday 11 June 2018

Science in football goes under the microscope

The science of football will go under the microscope at a University of Wolverhampton conference.

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Monday 11 June 2018

BLOG: England, pressure and psychology

BLOG: Professor Andy Lane offers comments on whether we need a psychologist with the England World Cup team

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Friday 08 June 2018

CVA reforms needed, says insolvency and restructuring profession

Reforms should be made to improve the effectiveness of Company Voluntary Arrangements, a common High Street insolvency procedure, according to research undertaken by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 05 June 2018

Gold medallist to discuss success as a choice

A double Paralympic gold medallist will discuss why success is a choice at a University of Wolverhampton event.

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Friday 25 May 2018

Research to examine ethical behaviour in insolvency practice

Legal academics will undertake research relating to ethics in insolvency proceedings which could impact on best practice in the future.

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Thursday 24 May 2018

New University research centre to help transform communities

The University of Wolverhampton has officially launched a new research centre to tackle social welfare issues in the community.

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Monday 14 May 2018

Up-dating: perceived chances of dating success are better online than offline, says research

People overestimate their chances of success with online dating compared to traditional face to face encounters, according to new research by cyber psychology researchers.

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