Research News

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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Monday 13 November 2017

National roll-out for successful research conference

A conference launched by the University of Wolverhampton to share best practice among teachers of children with special educational needs and disabilities is being rolled out nationally.

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Thursday 09 November 2017

University of Wolverhampton historian to feature in Channel 4 ‘Forgotten Army’ documentary

A University of Wolverhampton historian will feature in a Channel 4 documentary discussing the forgotten history of the Chinese Labour Corps in the First World War.

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Friday 03 November 2017

Professor to help overhaul Kenyan insolvency law

A University of Wolverhampton professor is working with the Kenyan government to overhaul insolvency legislation in the country.

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Monday 30 October 2017

University to take a look behind the jokes

Comedians, psychologists and academics are set to delve behind the scenes of the comedy industry as part of a new festival in Wolverhampton.

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Friday 27 October 2017

The Rt Hon John Bercow MP visits Wolverhampton

The Speaker of the House of Commons tours brain tumour research facilities and gives guest lecture

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Tuesday 17 October 2017

Speaker of the House of Commons to visit Wolverhampton

The Speaker of the House of Commons is to visit the University of Wolverhampton to tour its research facilities and present a guest lecture.

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Tuesday 17 October 2017

Free lecture on the psychology of pain

The Psychology of Pain will be the focus of a lecture day at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 12 October 2017

Research finds Leicester Cathedral contributes nearly £9m a year to local economy

Leicester Cathedral contributes £8.7m annually to the local economy, a figure that is likely to rise to £15m over the next six years, researchers at the University of Wolverhampton have found.

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Monday 09 October 2017

Academic research to improve primate welfare in captivity

A University of Wolverhampton academic is working to improve the welfare of primates in captivity across Europe.

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