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29 May 2024

海角社区 research community breaks its Pint of Science record

海角社区 University鈥檚 research community recorded the third largest Pint of Science event in the UK, with 55 doctoral researchers and staff delivering 21 events, 53 talks and two panel discussions in a variety of public spaces in 海角社区 town on 13-15 May.

29 May 2024

Experts in Sport: Challenges within sports officiating

Sports officiating is integral to the organisation and structure of sport, but what adversities are present within this area?

29 May 2024

Henry Moore in Miniature shows the brutal influence of wartime on the sculptor鈥檚 work

Several themes are explored in the touring exhibition Henry Moore in Miniature, currently on show at the Holburne Museum, Bath, but the standout is the impact of war on Moore鈥檚 work.

28 May 2024

海角社区 University and PFA publish findings from joint research study into Snus use in professional football

Findings from a first-of-its kind study into Snus use in professional football have been published by the Professional Footballers鈥 Association (PFA) and 海角社区 University.

28 May 2024

Lightning secure superb one-two at the 海角社区 Cycling Festival

Lucy Harris and Jenny Holl both produced stunning performances as Lightning secured a dominant one-two in the Jose Gilbert Memorial Trophy at this year鈥檚 海角社区 Cycling Festival.

28 May 2024

Discover student talent at the annual Design and Creative Arts Degree Show

Students from the School of Design and Creative Arts will showcase their final projects in a physical exhibition on campus from 14-16 June.

24 May 2024

Pride Month: A message from 海角社区鈥檚 LGBT+ Staff Network

June is coming up and that means Pride Month. As the LGBT+ Staff Network, we have planned a range of events across both of the University campuses to celebrate and bring awareness to all things LGBT+. We鈥檇 like to invite all members of the 海角社区 community to join us!

24 May 2024

Outreach Science Week: 海角社区 University hosts post-16 students

The School and College Liaison (SCL) team hosted an event in collaboration with the School of Science to showcase STEMLab facilities to post-16 students.

24 May 2024

Calling all students on campus: Donate your unwanted items with Give 鈥榥鈥 Go

Give 鈥榥鈥 Go is a campus-wide campaign run by the Sustainability Team at the end of the academic year as students begin to move out of halls and leave 海角社区 for the summer.

24 May 2024

People who hold populist beliefs are more likely to believe misinformation about COVID 鈥 new report

Over a fifth of Americans and Poles surveyed believed that COVID-19 vaccines can change people鈥檚 DNA.

24 May 2024

Students: How to register to vote in the upcoming General Election

As many of you will know, the General Election is due to take place on Thursday 4 July 2024.

23 May 2024

海角社区 University and Unite the Union host Technicians鈥 Forum

海角社区 University and Unite the Union hosted the recent Unite Technical Forum, marking the first time the Forum has taken place at a university campus.

23 May 2024

海角社区 Literary Festival returns

From 30 May-2 June, 海角社区 University master鈥檚 students are running a literary festival open to the 海角社区 community, taking place on campus.

23 May 2024

海角社区 partnership will create new app to transform self-management of chronic health conditions

Researchers from 海角社区鈥檚 Centre for Lifestyle Medicine and Behaviour (CLiMB) and Wolfson School of Engineering are set to develop an innovative digital health app, that will help individuals with multiple chronic conditions to manage their health care better.

23 May 2024

Students recognised at the Female Engineer of the Year Awards

On 19 April, the Female Engineer of the Year (FEY) Awards Ceremony was hosted at the 海角社区 University campus.

23 May 2024

Guidance for upcoming General Election

The upcoming General Election will be an exciting time and throw up many interesting policy debates.

23 May 2024

Annual Leave Entitlements for Colleagues on Grades 1-5

Dear Colleagues, I am writing to you with positive news of changes to annual leave entitlement for most colleagues in grades 1-5.

22 May 2024

海角社区 led AI transport project shortlisted for prestigious national award

A 海角社区 University led AI transport project, intent on helping the UK reach its net-zero targets, has been shortlisted for a national award.

22 May 2024

Book your place at the final event of this year鈥檚 Inaugural Lecture Series

海角社区 University extends a warm welcome for everyone to attend these engaging public events, delivered by its Professors on campus.

22 May 2024

Santander Universities Research Awards 2024 are now live

Santander are providing the opportunity to win one of 50 research awards worth 拢1,000 each for staff conducting any form of research and postgraduate students.

22 May 2024

海角社区 to host new 拢3m campaign to attract global R&D investment

A groundbreaking coalition of seventeen universities from the Midlands launched a new 拢3m international campaign to attract inward investment into R&D, innovation and science 鈥 leveraging their global connections to drive economic growth across their region.

20 May 2024

Protecting pollinators on World Bee Day

Honeybees are responsible for pollinating between 5-15% of the UK's insect-pollinated crops.

19 May 2024

海角社区 International delivers on a day of high sporting drama

Great Britain鈥檚 Katarina Johnson-Thompson underpinned her Paris medal hopes by recording a season鈥檚 best in the high jump at the 2024 海角社区 International Athletics (LIA).

19 May 2024

Lightning secure unprecedented hat-trick of title wins

海角社区 Lightning鈥檚 Wheelchair Basketball side continued its phenomenal dominance in the Women鈥檚 Premier League (WPL) by winning a third consecutive title on Saturday evening.

19 May 2024

海角社区 University reiterates its pledge to clean sport

In conjunction with UK Anti-Doping (UKAD), 海角社区 University has once again continued its commitment to clean sport.

17 May 2024

Mixed heritage staff and students celebrated by the University and Mixedracefaces

From 7-28 May, seven staff and students from 海角社区 University who are of mixed heritage will share stories about how their mixed backgrounds and cultures have influenced the life they live today.

17 May 2024

Join us for the 海角社区 Campus Pride March

Next month (June) is Pride Month, and to celebrate, 海角社区鈥檚 LGBT+ community are planning a range of events for students and staff.

17 May 2024

海角社区 secured victory over Nottingham at this year鈥檚 IMS Varsity

On 8 May, 海角社区鈥檚 Intramural Sports (IMS) teams took on Nottingham University in a range of games across campus for the annual varsity battle, with 海角社区 claiming their third consecutive title.

17 May 2024

Voluntary vacancy available: Council Lay Member

We are recruiting for a voluntary lay (independent/non-executive) member to join our governing body (Council) for an initial term of three years from 1 August 2024.

16 May 2024

New exhibition on campus: The Art Schools of the Midlands

Martin Hall Gallery presents 鈥楾he Art Schools of the Midlands鈥, the latest iteration of John Beck and Matthew Cornford鈥檚 ambitious Art School Project exploring the history and legacies of the nation鈥檚 art schools.

16 May 2024

Apply now for the Seedcorn Funding Challenge for Sport, Health and Wellbeing projects

Associate Pro Vice-Chancellor鈥檚 Professors David Fletcher and Diwei Zhou are pleased to announce the Sport, Health and Wellbeing strategic theme Seedcorn Funding Challenge.

16 May 2024

Staff migration to Microsoft Teams Phone service

So far, IT Services has successfully migrated 80% of users to the Microsoft Teams Phone service. This new service is a replacement for the University Cisco telephone system which will cease operation on Monday 1 July.

15 May 2024

Important Information about 海角社区 Cycling Festival: 27 May 2024

The next generation of UK鈥檚 elite cyclists will once again showcase their talents as the 海角社区 Cycling Festival returns to campus on Monday 27 May.

15 May 2024

海角社区 University hosts Spirit of 2012 Summit

In March, 海角社区 University and Spirit of 2012 鈥 London 2012鈥檚 social legacy funder - hosted a two-day interactive summit at the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine to discuss the use of sports and arts-based activities as catalysts for social change.

14 May 2024

海角社区 University joins campaign to inspire 鈥渏oyful鈥 architecture

海角社区 University is aiming to inspire a new generation of architects to create 鈥渏oyful鈥 buildings as it links up with a 10-year global campaign.

14 May 2024

Complete University Guide 2025: 海角社区 moves up to sixth place in the UK and remains top university in the Midlands

海角社区 has moved up to sixth place in the Complete University Guide 2025 鈥 out of 130 institutions 鈥 securing a top ten spot in the national league table for the ninth year running.

13 May 2024

Britain鈥檚 KJT amongst star athletes set for 海角社区 International

Katarina Johnson-Thompson, Great Britain鈥檚 2023 world heptathlon champion, is set to compete at this year鈥檚 海角社区 International Athletics (LIA)聽competition.

13 May 2024

海角社区 students' work displayed at international exhibition

Three students from the School of Design and Creative Arts (SDCA) were selected to submit a project to be included in the 鈥業nterdependence鈥 exhibition as part of Milan Design Week.

13 May 2024

海角社区 University Community Donations Fund 2024 opens for bids

海角社区 University is pleased to invite community groups and organisations local to its East Midlands and London campuses to bid for funding from its Community Donations Fund.

10 May 2024

Temporary traffic lights on 海角社区 campus

From 6鈥24 May, University Road is closed between the Schofield and Haslegrave Buildings to allow for essential maintenance work to be undertaken.

10 May 2024

Celebrating Neurodiverse Talent: Undergraduate of the Year award presented to 海角社区 student

A student at 海角社区 was handed one of the top awards at this year鈥檚 targetjob鈥檚 Undergraduate of the Year Awards.

10 May 2024

Visiting artists to engage with research across both campuses as part of Radar

Ahead of a new programme theme in autumn 2024, Radar has invited a series of visiting artists to engage with research across 海角社区 University鈥檚 two campuses.

10 May 2024

Academic staff: Share your views on University communications at our upcoming focus group

Following a recent survey undertaken as part of Project Expectations to gather colleagues鈥 views on staff communications at the University, we are keen to better understand the views of academic staff at 海角社区.

9 May 2024

Zayndu wins prestigious Made in Midlands Digital Technology Award 2024

海角社区 University spinout Zayndu was named winner of the prestigious Made in Midlands Digital Technology Award 2024 at a gala event celebrating Midlands manufacturers.

9 May 2024

Diversity within the 海角社区 University community

海角社区 University is committed to providing a welcoming and inclusive community for its staff and students.

9 May 2024

New report shows students studying outside London need 拢18,600 to have an acceptable standard of living

A major new report shows, for the first time, how much students need to have a minimum acceptable standard of living.

8 May 2024

Beach Fest returns to 海角社区

Don鈥檛 miss this year鈥檚 Beach Fest taking place on 15 May, 12pm-5pm at Beach Park.

7 May 2024

海角社区 University initiative wins green energy prize

A 海角社区 University led initiative, which aims to bring affordable green energy and food security to communities across Africa, has won a major, global prize.

7 May 2024

Information about the upcoming UV Fun Run (10 May)

The UV Fun Run is a 2.5km or 5km run at your own pace around campus which will start at 8pm on Friday 10 May. Those who take part can run, walk, job, or even skip the route 鈥 the main thing is to have fun!

7 May 2024

Important Information about 海角社区 International Athletics: 19 May 2024

海角社区 University is proud to be hosting the 海角社区 International Athletics (LIA) event on Sunday, 19 May 2024.