Lee Elliott Major, the Chief Executive of the Sutton Trust, recently noted that with an estimated £800 million a year spent by UK universities on outreach activities, the low level of evaluation that
Organisations came together to highlight the good work which is taking place to make Wolverhampton a Dementia Friendly Community at a special event on Tuesday, 11 December.
Two University of Wolverhampton art students have been selected to design two commemorative sculptures for the Organ Donation Trust at the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH).
An event to inspire the next generation of women in business is being hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.
A University of Wolverhampton Professor has made an impact in the world of dance science research by scooping two awards recently.
Three University of Wolverhampton students are celebrating after scooping gold medals in Judo at a major national competition.
A University of Wolverhampton student has been named as one of 50 young trailblazers for the marketing industry.
Laura Powell, a third year Multimedia Journalism Student, blogs about her decision to spend a semester at a US university.
University of Wolverhampton students benefited from some dramatic advice from one of the country’s leading theatres recently.
Two international students studying at the University of Wolverhampton have taken a step back in time to help City of Wolverhampton Council create a new digital trail.
A £9million cutting-edge Centre for Cyber Security in Hereford will take a major step forward through a collaboration between the University of Wolverhampton and Herefordshire Council.
Researchers at the University of Wolverhampton are piloting a number of innovative schemes to support the NHS call for upskilling pharmacists.
University of Wolverhampton research on the positive impact of arts and culture in offender rehabilitation has been highlighted in a national report.
A pioneering University of Wolverhampton programme dedicated to tackling the issue of suicide and self-harm has been highlighted in a national campaign.
Mediterranean Europe must accept the reality of its history rather than trying to rewrite it.
The University of Wolverhampton is holding an international conference which will allow researchers and practitioners to ‘future gaze’ into the construction industry.
The University of Wolverhampton hosted a high profile launch event at its Telford Innovation Campus - showcasing its investment in state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities.
The sound of email alerts triggers heightened responses in the brain and could be damaging to work-life balance, psychologists have discovered.
A new course designed to prepare people for responding to terrorist incidents and natural and man-made disasters has been launched by the University of Wolverhampton.
University of Wolverhampton students have taken a campaign to provide better financial support for trainee nurses to Westminster.
An all-day sports event to celebrate and champion females in sport will be hosted by the University of Wolverhampton.
Trade Unions have a vital role to play in securing job futures in foreign-owned UK firms, according to academics.
A new course aimed at helping aspiring and existing business directors to lead the way is to be launched by the University of Wolverhampton.
Work has got underway on the University of Wolverhampton’s new School of Architecture and the Built Environment at its £100m Springfield Campus.
A collection of inspirational books has been donated to the University of Wolverhampton by Cross Sheaffer Pen & Art Supply Company.
Cybercrime is an increasing problem worldwide and, with data now the most valuable asset for modern society, our critical national infrastructure is under threat like never before.
City of Wolverhampton has been nominated for a UNESCO Learning City Award by the UK National Commission for UNESCO.
A University of Wolverhampton academic has formally received an MBE from His Royal Highness Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, at Buckingham Palace.
The University of Wolverhampton is opening a new centre of the Institute of Physics (IOP) to create awareness of Physics.
A University of Wolverhampton expert has been invited to speak at an international business event to discuss the challenges facing emerging economies.
Well who knew? Well the whole of the Netballing family actually believed that history could be made by the England Roses at the Commonwealth Games.
As the World Judo Championships kick off in Budapest (28 August to 3 September 2017), we thought we’d give you the low-down on some of our own sporting successes in judo and beyond.
With a new season of 'Game of Thrones' just beginning, the frenzied fan talk starts once more. Dr Spencer Jones, a Senior Lecturer in Armed Forces and War Studies in the University’s Department of History, Politics and War Studies, takes a look at where the writers have found inspiration in real life historical events for some of the major storylines in the popular fantasy drama.
These are heady times for England Lionesses as they beat France for the first time in 43 years to reach the semi-finals of Euro 2017. As a nation that identifies football as its national sport, the question many are asking is what is behind this recent success?
My name is Andrew Rigby and I currently study Multimedia Journalism and this is my experience of UCAS clearing.
Professor of Sport Jean Williams takes a look at the history of women's football, which once saw women banned from competing
Yasmin Qureshi, Photography degree student, blogs about the Wolves PhotoFest.
Katie Wood, senior lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton, discusses the topic of cyber security and how IT skills gaps in your business could put it at risk.
With a strong Labour campaign and an unexpected outcome, it looks like a return to the 1970s for modern politics. And that’s no bad thing, says Professor of Labour and Social History Keith Gildart.
Theresa May has a serious terrorist problem in her hands – there’s no question about it. In the space of less than three months, the UK has suffered 3 terrorist attacks, resulting in 32 deaths and there is most probably more to come, if we are being brutally honest with ourselves.
The threat of indiscriminate terror, even if our intelligence and police work improves a great deal, will be with us for some time. That's why we must understand its root causes rather than just try to defend against it.
So the NHS got hacked last Friday. Already evidence of “the blame game” is beginning to appear. Why were the NHS using outdated / unpatched systems? Why did the NSA “loose” a cyber weapon? Why did Microsoft stop patching XP?
The Precarious Position of Human Rights Protection in the UK after Brexit
Professor George Kassimeris, Professor of Security Studies at the University of Wolverhampton, has been researching and writing on terrorism and political violence for more than 20 years.
The death of Martin McGuinness will inevitably lead to a period of reflection on both his personal activities and his legacy.
For International Women’s Day, Acting Dean of the Faculty of Science and Engineering and Professor of Science Education Nazira Karodia presented the University of Wolverhampton’s first Athena Swan Gilkison lecture. The event celebrated the University’s female professors. Here, Professor Karodia summarises some challenges in STEM education and the future.
A Coventry man has just been sentenced to four weeks in jail for being homeless and begging in a car park.[i] Professor Kate Moss asks: ‘Is this a good use of prison and does this approach demonstrate good governance or public policy?’
When the Statute of Artificiers was passed in 1563, there were many more apprentices in the City of London than there were university students or graduates.
In a modern society where tolerance of failure can be low and fear of failure paralysing, it is important to learn how to manage adversity. England Rugby has shown that it is possible to create a climate where growth follows failure. This is something everybody can learn from.
The on-going toxic vendetta between President Trump and the American media establishment (New York Times, Washington Post, CNN, and NBC etc.) regarding fake news, alternative facts, lies and hypocrisy has to do with only one thing: political survival.
An article published in the Guardian last week asked what would happen if a university went bust.
Tony Proctor gives his expert opinion on why not upgrading to the latest software can leave websites vulnerable to hacking.
Recently we blogged about the High Court ruling regarding the challenge to Theresa May’s ability to trigger Article 50
The immediate cause of the current 24-hour tube strike on the London Underground is about staffing levels and associated society issues.
Brexit means Brexit and we will have to help Theresa May make the best of it, says Andy Westwood
In the list of new words to enter the dictionary in 2016 - Trumpism, Brexit, post-truth - hygge seems somewhat out of place. Or does it?
Professor Kate Moss and Lynn Ellison, from the University of Wolverhampton’s Law School, take an in-depth look at Article 50.
Expert comment on the news that retail giant Marks and Spencer is to close 60 stores in the UK
Dr Christopher Stone, Senior Lecturer (Interpreting and Deaf Studies), recently spoke in the European Parliament
Where do the future cyber threats lie?