2013 News Articles

Wednesday 08 October 2014

Expert comment on the jukebox musical and the fate of 'Viva Forever'

By Sarah Browne, Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for Musical Theatre at the University of Wolverhampton

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Tuesday 07 October 2014

Book launched to celebrate University’s heritage

The University of Wolverhampton has launched a new book which charts its origins and history over 180 years.

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Tuesday 07 October 2014

Expert comment on Sir Alex Ferguson

By Andy Lane, Professor of Sports and Exercise Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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The Accessible Planet

Tuesday 07 October 2014

Graduate creates informative website for wheelchair users

A website promoting accessibility for wheelchair users has been launched by a University of Wolverhampton graduate in partnership with a Paralympics gold medal winner.

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Ace Academy

Friday 03 October 2014

University of Wolverhampton launches secondary academy

A West Midlands school has opened today as an academy under a new trust led by the University of Wolverhampton Social Enterprises Limited.

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Friday 03 October 2014

University to host Budget event

Economic experts are to air their views on the Chancellor’s Budget speech in a live panel discussion held by the Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre.

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Plans for new Science Centre

Friday 26 September 2014

Plans for new Science Centre submitted

The University of Wolverhampton has laid out its plans for its new £25m science building at its City Campus.

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Thursday 25 September 2014

Placement scheme set for national launch

A national placement programme is set to be officially launched at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 08 May 2014

University of Wolverhampton announced as British Judo Centre of Excellence

The British Judo Association is delighted to announce the selection of the University of Wolverhampton as the location of its new Centre of Excellence in England.

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Abdul Alam and Alice Beckley

Thursday 31 October 2013

Students win cash prizes for achievement

Two science students from the University of Wolverhampton have won cash prizes for being the highest-achievers in their years.

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Mike Wright, executive director for Jaguar Land Rover (JLR)

Tuesday 29 October 2013

Hundreds pack University for business lecture

Almost 300 guests visited the University of Wolverhampton to hear one of the Black Country’s top business leaders give a “thought-provoking” lecture.

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Denise Lewis

Monday 28 October 2013

Olympic champ Denise to open Judo centre

Olympic gold medallist Denise Lewis is set to open the new British Judo Centre of Excellence at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 28 October 2013

Educational roadshow to showcase University life

An event designed to help encourage the aspirations of children in the Midlands has been co-organised by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Lianne Bradbury, University of Wolverhampton’s Armed Forces Co-ordinator

Monday 28 October 2013

Armed Forces worker invited to Number 10

A University of Wolverhampton employee is to meet with the Prime Minister to discuss her work helping the armed forces.

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The Annual Recruitment Fair

Friday 25 October 2013

Employment fair draws crowds

Over 60 major employers and more than 1500 students and graduates attended a successful two day jobs fair hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Counter Culture

Friday 25 October 2013

Arena Theatre announces funding success for new education project

The University's Arena Theatre is delighted to announce a Heritage Lottery Fund grant of £18,500 for a new education, theatre and heritage project called Counter Culture.

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Friday 25 October 2013

Fairtrade event to be hosted by University

A forum to celebrate and support Fairtrade in the Midlands is to be hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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speech from Vice-Chancellor Geoff Layer

Thursday 24 October 2013

Walsall campus celebrates half-century milestone

The University of Wolverhampton has celebrated the 50th anniversary of its Walsall campus with a sparkling evening dinner.

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Six students from the University of Turin

Wednesday 23 October 2013

Exchange programme celebrates fourteenth year

Six students from the University of Turin have attended lectures at the University of Wolverhampton as part of a special programme between the two institutions.

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Wednesday 23 October 2013

Football club to work with University on events course

A top football club is to offer students real-world experience at event hosting for a new course at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Lynne Pennells

Tuesday 22 October 2013

Admin worker exhibits artwork in major gallery

A University admin worker who paints in her spare time is to showcase her work in a major art gallery.

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Dr Palaniappan Ramaswamy

Monday 21 October 2013

University expert gets funding for Parkinson’s project

A scientist from the University of Wolverhampton has received £2,000 to study the emotional responses of Parkinson’s patients.

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Friday 18 October 2013

Theatre to stage equality talk

A lively talk on race equality issues is to be hosted by the University of Wolverhampton’s Arena Theatre to mark Black History Month.

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memorandum of understanding at the House of Lords

Thursday 17 October 2013

Malaysian agreement for University of Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton has signed an agreement to be formally linked with one of Malaysia’s top universities.

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Wednesday 16 October 2013

Expert comment on student evaluations

By Dr Mike Lambert, Principal Lecturer in Education, and Dr Matt O'Leary, Principal Lecturer in Post-Compulsory Education and co-founder of CRADLE.

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Wednesday 16 October 2013

Jaguar Land Rover boss to inspire with guest lecture

One of Jaguar Land Rover’s top directors will deliver a speech on improving British manufacturing at a University of Wolverhampton event.

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DualEnergy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) scanner

Tuesday 15 October 2013

University provides specialist advice to top footballers

Experts at the University of Wolverhampton are providing specialist advice to professional footballers and elite athletes using a state-of-the-art bone scanner.

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Katrina Johnson, representing The British Embassy, and a speech from Anthea McIntyre MEP, Member of the European Parliament for the West Midlands

Tuesday 15 October 2013

Brussels office unveiled by University

A special office focused on research and located in the heart of Brussels has been opened by the University of Wolverhampton.

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This is a image of Dr George Kassimeris used for the article named - National acclaim for terrorism book

Monday 14 October 2013

Terrorism expert to lead new riot study

A terrorism expert from the University of Wolverhampton has been awarded nearly £40,000 to complete a project looking at rioting.

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Plans for new Business School building 1

Monday 14 October 2013

Business School plans get green light

Plans to create a new building to house the University of Wolverhampton Business School have been given the go-ahead.

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Thursday 10 October 2013

University experts to improve online searches

Internet giant Yahoo! has awarded funding to a University of Wolverhampton project to improve online searches.

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Thursday 10 October 2013

Healthcare conference to be held by University

An event focusing on the developments in healthcare and the launch of an innovative new post-graduate degree course is to be held by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 09 October 2013

Expert comment on the benefits of music

By Professor Andrew Lane, Professor of Sports and Exercise Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 09 October 2013

House of Lords reception to mark University’s 21st

The University of Wolverhampton has marked the end of its 21st anniversary celebrations with a glittering evening at the House of Lords.

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Wednesday 09 October 2013

Prestigious businesses to speak at event

A host of famed companies including Panasonic, Sony, Wacom and Samsung are to advise businesses at a free event hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 07 October 2013

University scientists to give pioneering London lectures

Two University of Wolverhampton scientists will present groundbreaking biochemical research at a series of lectures in London.

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Friday 04 October 2013

University student lands editorial role

A student nurse at the University of Wolverhampton is celebrating her selection as a student editor of a national nursing publication.

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Friday 04 October 2013

Mobile office project launches online

A project aimed at helping businesses operate out of the office and on the go is holding a virtual launch party.

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Thursday 03 October 2013

Expert comment on Rough Sleeping Children

By Professor Kate Moss, Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wolves legend Jody Craddock gave students a lesson in goalscoring at the launch of a new sports pitch.

Thursday 03 October 2013

Wolves star helps launch University sports pitch

Wolves legend Jody Craddock gave students a lesson in goalscoring at the launch of a new sports pitch.

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Wednesday 02 October 2013

Expert comment on families with disabled children

By Dr Mahmoud Emira, Centre for Developmental and Applied Research in Education (CeDARE).

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Wednesday 02 October 2013

Local business champions to share innovation

Some of the Black Country’s biggest organisations are to share their expertise with small and medium enterprises to help them improve innovation and competitiveness.

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Monday 30 September 2013

Best of Black Country manufacturing showcased at event

The University of Wolverhampton is backing a free event to showcase the best in Black Country manufacturing.

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Monday 30 September 2013

Youngsters get a taste of university with free classes

Pupils are being offered free taster sessions in law, social sciences film and languages to see what the University of Wolverhampton has to offer.

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Friday 27 September 2013

Prestigious equality award for University

The University of Wolverhampton has received a national award for helping promote the role of women in science, engineering and technology (SET).

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Thursday 26 September 2013

Expert comment on Michael Le Vell and defendant anonymity

By Richard Glover, Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Louise Colver and Natasha Skeen

Thursday 26 September 2013

Librarian scoops jackpot on TV quiz

A University of Wolverhampton librarian is celebrating winning the jackpot prize on a BBC gameshow.

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Jodie Brooks

Thursday 26 September 2013

Graduate nurse to front NHS recruitment drive

A nurse who trained at the University of Wolverhampton has been picked to help launch a new NHS recruitment drive.

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Matt Weston and Mike Chinn

Tuesday 24 September 2013

Graduates join forces with TV presenter for project

A new product fronted by TV’s Jeff Stelling has been launched with the help of three graduates from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Woodhouse Primary Academy

Monday 23 September 2013

Primary Academy unveiled by University

A primary school based in Birmingham is the latest to be unveiled as an Academy under a trust led by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Professor Stephen Badsey

Friday 20 September 2013

Married war historians to give talk in Tokyo

A husband and wife team of war historians from the University of Wolverhampton have been invited to speak at a prestigious conference in Tokyo.

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Thursday 19 September 2013

Teens offered free art course by University

Young artists can try the University of Wolverhampton’s best creative classes for free with a new Art and Design Club.

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Wednesday 18 September 2013

Top business course now available online

The University of Wolverhampton has made a highly-coveted business degree available online for the first time.

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Kathleen Fabre

Wednesday 18 September 2013

University graduate scoops award

An art student from the University of Wolverhampton is celebrating after winning a prize awarded by Wolverhampton Art Gallery.

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Tuesday 17 September 2013

Bursaries on offer through University scheme

Businesses that employ graduate interns can benefit from cash bursaries of up to £850 thanks to a new scheme from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 17 September 2013

University offering free workshops for businesses

Introductory workshops designed to showcase the ways innovative technology can aid companies are to be hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Rosie Walton

Monday 16 September 2013

First Class Graduate wins prize

A graduate from the University of Wolverhampton is celebrating after landing a prestigious award on top of her First Class degree.

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Monday 16 September 2013

Academic's research highlights centre's success

An evaluation conducted by a lecturer from the University of Wolverhampton has revealed the financial benefits to society of a residential substance misuse centre.

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Lisa Potts-Webb

Friday 13 September 2013

George Medal winner marks graduation

A heroine who was awarded one of the highest awards in the land for bravery has celebrated her graduation from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Ian Cumming OBE

Friday 13 September 2013

Health education head given degree honour

A scientist who rose to be chosen as the first head of health education in England has been awarded by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 12 September 2013

Expert comment on The X Factor

By Dorothy Hobson, Senior Lecturer and Course Leader in MA Contemporary Media

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Professor Laura Serrant-Green

Thursday 12 September 2013

Ambassadorial role for Professor

An academic from the University of Wolverhampton is the latest figure to back an appeal for a memorial celebrating the life of one of the world’s most famous nurses.

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Roderick Wilkes

Thursday 12 September 2013

Award for West Midlands businessman

A marketing expert from the Black Country has received an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 11 September 2013

Expert comment on the firefighters strike

By Professor Roger Seifert, Professor of Industrial Relations at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Cheryl Etches OBE

Wednesday 11 September 2013

Honorary award for Chief Nurse

The Chief Nurse at The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust has received an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 11 September 2013

Expert comment on Friday the 13th

By Dr Coral Dando, Reader in Applied Cognition in the University of Wolverhampton's Department of Psychology.

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Wednesday 11 September 2013

University to open Brussels office

The University of Wolverhampton is launching a new Brussels office to ensure it is at the heart of future policy development on European funded research.

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Louise Brooke-Smith

Wednesday 11 September 2013

Chartered surveyor honoured by university

A pioneering chartered surveyor has received a top award from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Richard Howells, founder and Director of Bronze Software Labs Ltd

Wednesday 11 September 2013

University facilities on show at event

The conferencing facilities at the Wolverhampton Science Park were explored by businesses from across the region in a special event.

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Tuesday 10 September 2013

Nursing advice on offer from University

A drop-in event for people interested in Learning Disability nursing is being co-hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Jaki Graham

Tuesday 10 September 2013

Soul star Jaki given honorary award

A Birmingham-born soul singer has been honoured by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Dr Meena Dhanda

Monday 09 September 2013

University philosopher to lead caste research

A philosopher from the University of Wolverhampton has been chosen to lead significant research into caste in Britain.

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Rajinder Mann

Monday 09 September 2013

Social justice campaigner awarded by University

A campaigner for social justice has been awarded an honorary degree by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Professor John Traxler

Monday 09 September 2013

University professor wins top prize for research

A pioneering study on the ethics of internet research has won a University of Wolverhampton Professor an award.

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Monday 09 September 2013

Medicinal potential of plants explored by Professor

Plants from Bangladesh which could potentially possess anti-cancer properties are being investigated by an academic from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 06 September 2013

BBC wildlife event to feature University

A team of animal experts from the University of Wolverhampton are to educate and entertain members of the public at a wildlife event hosted by the BBC.

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Thursday 05 September 2013

Expert comment on changes to Maths and English GCSE rulings

By Dr Rob Smith, Senior Lecturer in Post Compulsory-Education and co-founder of the Centre for Research and Development in Lifelong Education (CRADLE).

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Thursday 05 September 2013

Business workshops offered by University

A series of one-day workshops designed specifically for small businesses in the region have been developed by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Kevin Rowland

Wednesday 04 September 2013

Dexys singer Kevin given University award

Iconic pop singer Kevin Rowland has been given an honorary degree by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Kathy Smallwood-Cook

Wednesday 04 September 2013

Medal winning Olympian Honoured

One of Britain’s greatest ever female athletes has received an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 04 September 2013

Expert comment on Seamus Heaney

By Dr Aidan Byrne, Senior Lecturer in English and Media & Cultural Studies at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 04 September 2013

Hit TV show filmed at University gym

The University of Wolverhampton will feature in a new episode of hit TV health show Embarrassing Bodies.

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Graduation Students

Tuesday 03 September 2013

Thousands of students celebrate graduation

Around 6,000 students from University of Wolverhampton will celebrate their achievements in a range of degrees at graduation ceremonies this week.

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Tuesday 03 September 2013

UK has half the rate of high staff sickness of Germany, research says

The proportion of UK companies reporting high rates of staff sickness fell to less than half the rate in Germany and France in five years.

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Monday 02 September 2013

Expert comment on Transfer Deadline Day

By Professor Andrew Lane, Professor of Sport and Exercise Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Lifelong Learning Programme

Monday 02 September 2013

University develops translation software to help foreign medics

A pioneering project set up by the University of Wolverhampton to help medical practitioners working abroad could be taken on internationally, it is hoped.

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Wednesday 28 August 2013

Hundreds of students receive scholarships

The University of Wolverhampton has announced that it has offered over 940 scholarships to new students to help them financially through their studies.

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Wednesday 28 August 2013

Centre for University research established

A new innovative hub providing a centralised support structure for researchers has been created by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 27 August 2013

University strives for world-leading research profile

The University of Wolverhampton has made a number of high profile appointments to support its on-going commitment to research.

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Tuesday 27 August 2013

University cyclist completes challenge for charity

A technical resource manager from the University of Wolverhampton has successfully completed a 24 hour endurance event for charity

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Friday 23 August 2013

University sparks interest with fire investigation course

Students will learn how to examine the aftermath of a fire scene on a new course being run at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Adam Hart-Davis

Friday 23 August 2013

TV star Adam Hart-Davis to speak at business event

Renowned TV presenter and historian Adam Hart-Davis will give a talk on inventions at a University of Wolverhampton business support event.

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Thursday 22 August 2013

Expert comment on the intelligence dilemma

By Professor Peter Waddington.

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Thursday 22 August 2013

Thousands visit University for open day opportunities

Nearly 2,500 people toured the grounds of the University of Wolverhampton for its August open day as demand for higher education continues.

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MB Building plans

Thursday 22 August 2013

New Science Centre gets underway

Work has started creating a new £21m Science Centre at the University of Wolverhampton’s City Campus.

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We are a Living Wage Employer

Tuesday 20 August 2013

University signs off on pay rises for low earners

The University of Wolverhampton has become the first organisation in the city to adopt the Living Wage.

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Monday 19 August 2013

University to award honours

International music artists, an award winning sports woman and a business entrepreneur are among those who will be receiving honorary degrees this year.

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Simeon Chandra

Friday 16 August 2013

New student president promises "more than just degree”

The new president of the University of Wolverhampton’s Students’ Union has said he wants to help give students “more than just a degree”.

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Thursday 15 August 2013

Students hit phones to snap up Clearing places

Switchboards have lit up at the University of Wolverhampton today, as more than 3,500 calls were made to the Clearing hotline.

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City Campus

Thursday 15 August 2013

On-the-spot offers at University open day

Prospective students could be given on-the-spot offers for placements at the latest University of Wolverhampton open day.

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Lichfield street throughout the ages

Wednesday 14 August 2013

Bid to get Black Country picture archive online

A huge collection of photographs from the Black Country’s past could be made publicly available online, with the help of the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 13 August 2013

Student satisfaction grows at University of Wolverhampton

Students at the University of Wolverhampton are more satisfied than ever with their course, support and resources, according to the results of an annual national survey.

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Tuesday 13 August 2013

Thousands of calls expected for Clearing

The University of Wolverhampton is expecting huge numbers of calls as students snap up places in this year’s Clearing.

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Monday 12 August 2013

Clearing lines open early for "beat the rush" day

The University of Wolverhampton is opening its Clearing hotline early for students who have already secured exam results.

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Monday 12 August 2013

Biomedical project lands European funding

An academic from the University of Wolverhampton is celebrating after securing funding for a project which aims to assist biomedical scientists across Europe.

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The British Olympic Judo Team

Friday 09 August 2013

Olympic Judo team trains at University

The British Olympic Judo Team has chosen the University of Wolverhampton as its base to prepare for the sport’s world championships.

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Plans for new Business School building 1

Wednesday 07 August 2013

Plans for new business school submitted

The University of Wolverhampton has submitted its plans for a new building to house its Business School in the city centre.

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Tuesday 06 August 2013

University gears up for Clearing

On-the-spot offers are part of a new scheme from the University of Wolverhampton designed to make the Clearing process as easy as possible for students.

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Thursday 01 August 2013

Expert comment on anonymity and the web

By Jean Brant, Senior Lecturer in the School of Health and Wellbeing

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Thursday 01 August 2013

Expert comment on A Level Results Day

By Ian Hart, Head of Access and Outreach at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Rhiannon Baggott

Thursday 01 August 2013

Student's research poster lands prize

A student from the University of Wolverhampton is celebrating after scooping an award at a prestigious sciences conference.

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Wednesday 31 July 2013

People's Choice Apprentice inspires young entrepreneurs

An event supported by the University of Wolverhampton to assist young entrepreneurs in the region was highlighted by an appearance from a popular television personality.

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Tuesday 30 July 2013

Businesses to take lead in reducing fuel poverty

Midlands businesses are being invited to take up the BECCI industry challenge to propose innovative energy saving products to two leading Midlands housing associations.

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the Mayor, Councillor Christine Mills

Monday 29 July 2013

Charity cheque handed over to Mayor

A cheque worth over £1,000 has been presented to the Mayor of Wolverhampton in support of her designated charities.

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Friday 26 July 2013

Short courses offered by University

The University of Wolverhampton is offering graduates, teachers, and college lecturers the chance to participate in two postgraduate level courses this summer.

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Kevin Hogan presents Barbara Hodson with flowers on her retirement from the University.

Thursday 25 July 2013

Barbara steps down after years of dedicated service

A University of Wolverhampton member of staff has retired after more than 40 years of service for the institution.

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Monday 22 July 2013

Conference launches new nursing masters

A conference discussing the future of nursing was held as part of the launch of a new Masters course for the profession.

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Wednesday 17 July 2013

University spot-on for web TV show

The University of Wolverhampton has teamed up with an internet TV channel to examine how footballers cope with the pressure of penalty shoot-outs.

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Tuesday 16 July 2013

Top scientist gives Wolverhampton lecture

World renowned scientist Lord Robert Winston was welcomed by the University of Wolverhampton for a special lecture to mark its 21st anniversary.

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Friday 12 July 2013

Marketing opportunities explored by seminar

A seminar which aims to highlight the opportunities that exist in social media marketing will include a contribution from a senior executive from Facebook.

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Wednesday 10 July 2013

Conference on criminology held

A three day conference on the future of criminology has been hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 10 July 2013

Business programme celebrates successful year

Over 50 regional businesses have benefitted from a year old Knowledge Transfer Scheme led by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 09 July 2013

World-renowned scientist to visit University

The University of Wolverhampton is to welcome an address from Lord Robert Winston as part of its on-going birthday celebrations.

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Friday 05 July 2013

Sri Lankan students celebrate graduation

Students in Sri Lanka have been celebrating their achievements as part of special University of Wolverhampton graduation ceremonies.

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Friday 05 July 2013

Concrete development tackled by student

Ground-breaking research into the structure of concrete is being conducted by an 82 year old PhD student from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 04 July 2013

University graduate employment rate rises

More graduates of the University of Wolverhampton are going into jobs or further training after they finish their courses.

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Tuesday 02 July 2013

Student's logo lands national prize

A student from the University of Wolverhampton is celebrating after scooping a national accolade thanks to her innovative logo design.

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Monday 01 July 2013

Expert comment on the importance of bike riding

By Dr Tracey Devonport, Reader in the School of Sport, and Chris Fullerton, PhD student in the School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure.

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Monday 01 July 2013

Expert comment on formal testing of children at nursery

By Dr Judy Whitmarsh, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in CeDARE (Centre for Developmental & Applied Research in Education) at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 01 July 2013

Expert comment on the enduring legacy of Bruce Lee

By Pritpal Sembi, Senior Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 01 July 2013

Expert comment on Sir Liam Donaldson & public health

By Ranjit Khutan, Principal Lecturer and Head of Public Health & Wellbeing at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 01 July 2013

Psychology conference to focus on online matters

A conference investigating the issues surrounding social networking on the internet is to be hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 01 July 2013

Expert comment on Wimbledon

By Professor Andrew Lane, Professor of Sport Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 01 July 2013

Prime Minister gives green light to University scheme to aid forces’ dependants

A University of Wolverhampton scheme to provide opportunities to service dependants has been funded by the Government.

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Friday 28 June 2013

Orchards becomes latest sponsored academy

A West Midlands primary school is the latest to become an academy under a new trust led by the University of Wolverhampton Social Enterprises Limited.

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Friday 28 June 2013

Saddlers tested by University

Pre-season preparations for the players at Walsall FC have included a visit to sports science laboratories at the University of Wolverhampton.

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OCNWMR - Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wolverhampton, Professor Geoff Layer and CEO of the Open College Network West Midlands Region Chris Assheton signing the progression information documents agreement.

Thursday 27 June 2013

University signs up to new agreement for Access students

The University of Wolverhampton has signed a new agreement to make it easier to promote progression for Access students into higher education.

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Thursday 27 June 2013

Public Health on agenda for Wolverhampton Debates

The former Chief Medical Advisor in the UK is to share his thoughts on how to address public health issues as part of the next Wolverhampton Debates.

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Matt Jones' book cover design for Penguin competition

Wednesday 26 June 2013

Graduate's design lauded at prestigious awards ceremony

A University of Wolverhampton graduate is celebrating after coming runner-up in a national book cover illustration competition organised by Penguin Books.

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Tuesday 25 June 2013

Students vie for international game development crown

A team from the University of Wolverhampton have travelled to Scotland to compete in a prestigious video game competition.

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Faculty of Science and Engineering, Ndy Ekere, Suzi Perry and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Geoff Layer.

Friday 21 June 2013

University launches new Science and Engineering faculty

The University of Wolverhampton has launched a new faculty in order to respond to industry calls.

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fifth annual Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards

Friday 21 June 2013

University picks up industry accolade

The University of Wolverhampton has won the Knowledge Exchange/Transfer Initiative of the Year.

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Thursday 20 June 2013

Overseas conference to mark 21st anniversary

Delegates from across the globe will gather in Sri Lanka next week as part of a conference to celebrate the University of Wolverhampton’s 21st birthday.

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Roger Wilson from the Forestry Commission with members of the “Improving Forest Governance” course delegation at Cannock Chase

Thursday 20 June 2013

Cannock Chase visit highlights University's quest to protect forestry

A course aiming to assist the international drive to protect the world’s tree population is once again being hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 19 June 2013

University duo investigate network's impact

An evaluation into the effectiveness of a network aimed at young fathers is being conducted by two academics from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Scifest

Wednesday 19 June 2013

Experience the magic of science and engineering

The University of Wolverhampton is holding its annual science and engineering festival with a host of activities for children (and adults) of all ages to enjoy.

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Tuesday 18 June 2013

European placement scheme to aid graduates

Graduates from the University of Wolverhampton will be given the chance to secure work experience in Spain, Italy and the Netherlands.

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The annual Business Achievement Awards

Tuesday 18 June 2013

A night of celebration for University

An evening showcasing the University of Wolverhampton’s successful business collaborations and outstanding alumni was hosted at Molineux Stadium.

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Friday 14 June 2013

Research funding awarded to University duo

A student and her academic supervisor from the University of Wolverhampton are celebrating after being granted funding from a prestigious national society.

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Friday 14 June 2013

University to open new information and advice centre to public

The University of Wolverhampton is opening the doors to its newest building this week as part of its redevelopment of its city campus.

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Thursday 13 June 2013

University to host popular research conference

An annual conference highlighting the University of Wolverhampton’s research in the field of education is celebrating its 15th anniversary.

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Thursday 13 June 2013

Children and War: Past and Present

A conference to highlight how war impacts on children has been organized by the University of Wolverhampton in conjunction with the University of Salzburg.

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

Expert comment on Bollywood

By Pritpal Sembi, Senior Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

Expert comment on faith-based school selection

By Dr Mahmoud Emira, Research Assistant in the Centre for Developmental and Applied Research in Education (CeDARE) at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

University to mark 21st anniversary

The University of Wolverhampton will officially mark 21 years since it received university status this month.

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

University takes science to the streets of Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton’s will be taking science to people on the streets of the city centre as part of a celebration of science, engineering and technology.

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Wednesday 12 June 2013

Expert comment on the Queen's Coronation

By Paul Brighton, Head of Media and Film at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Tuesday 11 June 2013

On the spot offers from University

A new “on the spot” offers scheme is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton at its upcoming Open Day.

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First Class Award and ranked 39 out of 143 universities in the People & Planet Green League 2013

Tuesday 11 June 2013

First for University of Wolverhampton in People and Planet Green League 2013

The University of Wolverhampton has been named one of the top Universities in UK for its green agenda in the latest annual survey.

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Monday 10 June 2013

Shortlist for University awards finalised

The nominations and categories for a special awards ceremony hosted by the University of Wolverhampton have been officially unveiled.

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Sunday 09 June 2013

Accelerated degree created for industry

A two year course benefitting employers in the West Midlands within the manufacturing engineering sector is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Thursday 06 June 2013

School students join forces with University for police app

A mobile phone application which aims to improve communications between young people and the police is being designed with help from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 05 June 2013

Expert comment on Nick Drake

By Matt Bellingham, Lecturer in Music Technology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Mitchel Emms 2

Wednesday 05 June 2013

University backing Mitchel to become The Voice

The University of Wolverhampton is urging the public to back its student Mitchel Emms in the live finals of BBC show The Voice.

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Wednesday 05 June 2013

Student lands scholarship into cancer cell research

The impact of novel aspirin based molecules on malignant cells which can cause bowel cancer is to be investigated by a student from the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 05 June 2013

Marketing event to aid international development

The need for businesses to develop their international marketing capabilities will be the focus of an event held at the University of Wolverhampton this June.

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Tuesday 04 June 2013

Languages initiative to be highlighted at conference

Partners from across Europe will join the University of Wolverhampton for a conference on a languages initiative supported by the European Commission.

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designed by Benjy James Young

Monday 03 June 2013

Directing the designs

A final year student from the University of Wolverhampton has designed and created unique illustrations which were presented at an Institute of Directors awards ceremony.

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Monday 03 June 2013

New overseas partnership for University

The University of Wolverhampton has welcomed the forming of a partnership between itself and an educational institution based in Nigeria.

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Mitchel Emms

Friday 31 May 2013

Student bidding for place in Voice Live Final

A University of Wolverhampton music student will be hoping to sing his way into the live finals of BBC’s The Voice.

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Thursday 30 May 2013

What is Art? Students display their work to the public

The annual undergraduate degree show re:VIEW will take place at the University’s School of Art & Design from Saturday 1 June.

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Thursday 23 May 2013

Annual golf day to aid charities held

Staff from the University of Wolverhampton have once again taken to the putting greens to raise over £1,000 for local charities.

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Tuesday 21 May 2013

Professor to present webinar on findings

A sporting academic from the University of Wolverhampton is to host a free webinar regarding his research into emotions and emotion regulation in athletes.

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Monday 20 May 2013

Students illustrate their talents to the world of literature

Two students from the University of Wolverhampton have achieved success in the world of illustration.

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Friday 17 May 2013

Talent spotting Paralympians of the future

Young people with special educational needs and disability from the Black Country are preparing for a sports event at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Friday 17 May 2013

Innovative integration project launched

Soap operas and other cultural references are to be used as part of a new European initiative co-founded by the University of Wolverhampton.

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WITCH (Wolverhampton Instrument for Teaching Computation from Harwell)

Thursday 16 May 2013

Students reunited with World’s Oldest Computer

Students who used the world’s oldest computer during their time at the University of Wolverhampton have been to see it at its new home.

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BA Fine Art student Kathleen Fabre

Thursday 16 May 2013

Student sculptures to highlight landmark anniversary

Three original sculptures designed by students have been commissioned by the University of Wolverhampton as part of its 21st birthday celebrations.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on what makes a winning team

By Andy Lane, Professor of Sports and Exercise Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on badger cull

By Dr Chris Young.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Local motoring hero given recognition with help from the University

A history lecturer has ensured that the outstanding achievements of a local entrepreneur have been recognised by the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on Accident and Emergency figures

By Jim Bethel, Senior Lecturer in the School of Health and Wellbeing, and the Chair of the Royal College of Nursing Emergency Care Association

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on the 25th anniversary of the Soviet Union's declaration of withdrawal from Afghanis

By Professor Stephen Badsey, Professor of Conflict Studies at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on FHM Top 100 Sexiest Women 2013

By Dr William Pawlett, Senior Lecturer in Media, Communications and Cultural Studies.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on Mental Health Awareness Week

By Lucy Pursehouse, Senior Lecturer in the University's School of Health and Wellbeing.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Green Shoots Fund launched

A £1.4m University of Wolverhampton scheme funded by the Government to help economic growth and job creation is now inviting grant bids from regional businesses.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on IDAHO

By Pliny Soocoormanee, Administrative Assistant and active member of the University of Wolverhampton's LGBT Staff Network.

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Wednesday 15 May 2013

Expert comment on Eurovision 2013

By Steve Cooper, Senior Lecturer in Popular Music.

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Carl Clinton

Wednesday 15 May 2013

University students volunteering success

Students at the University of Wolverhampton who have given their time to volunteer have been honoured at the University’s Annual Employment and Volunteering Awards.

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Ehsan Mohammadi

Wednesday 15 May 2013

Student lands prestigious scholarship

A student at the University of Wolverhampton is celebrating after scooping a major academic award.

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Tuesday 14 May 2013

University psychologist collaborates in truth-telling project

An academic from the University of Wolverhampton has contributed to a ground-breaking research project looking into improving detection rates of police interviews.

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Tuesday 14 May 2013

University to highlight deaf support at festival

An international film festival showcasing the work of deaf directors, actors and producers is to be attended by the University of Wolverhampton.

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Monday 13 May 2013

Students join forces for charity effort

A student duo from the University of Wolverhampton need volunteer zombies as part of a music project created to raise funds for charity.

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Monday 13 May 2013

University of Wolverhampton provides opportunities for children in Costa Rica to learn English

The university has been working to provide underprivileged students the opportunity to learn and develop English skills.

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Friday 10 May 2013

Student concepts for local projects to be showcased

Final year students at the University of Wolverhampton will present their work at a special event held on 22 May 2013 at the City Campus.

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Friday 10 May 2013

University to host fun day

The University of Wolverhampton are to host a family fun day as part of its 21st birthday celebrations.

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Friday 10 May 2013

VideoTag, A Social Tagging Experiment – Play, Watch, Tag and Explore

A student from the University of Wolverhampton has launched an exciting new research project focused on the use of tagging within YouTube.

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Thursday 09 May 2013

Student hopes to be The Voice

A University of Wolverhampton music student who wowed The Voice judge Danny O’Donoghue is hoping to make it to the BBC Show’s live finals this weekend.

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Wednesday 08 May 2013

Expert comment on the Dams Raid

By Peter Preston-Hough, Visiting Lecturer in Military History at the University of Wolverhampton.

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Wolverhampton International Links Association (WILA)

Tuesday 07 May 2013

University of Wolverhampton rewarded for developing international links

The University of Wolverhampton is celebrating two awards given in recognition for its international links.

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