UWE law students say 'Magic Circle' scheme opens up a whole new world
Students from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) are effusive about the way a 'magic circle' law firm has opened up their vision about possibilities they had thought were reserved for a privileged few.
The world leading 'magic circle' law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Derniger runs an annual Stephen Lawrence Scholarship (SLS) designed to address under-representation in large commercial law firms of black men from low-income households. The scheme is aimed at first year law students.
We're rolling out Windows 10 to student computers
VC Steve West addresses UWE Bristol students and staff before Article 50 triggered
UWE Bristol Vice-Chancellor, Steve West, has written to UWE Bristol students and staff ahead of Article 50 being triggered:
“As you will be aware the prime minister is likely to trigger Article 50 – the formal process for the UK to leave the European Union - on Wednesday. I am very conscious that for staff and students from the EU the next couple of years may be unsettling. I would like to start by stating again that all staff and students are welcome and that we are one community all supporting the University's ambition and strategy.
Intrepid Wildlife Filmmaker takes on the ultimate endurance challenge
Katy Parrott, a recent MA Wildlife Filmmaking graduate from UWE Bristol signed up for the experience of a life time, beating off 1000s of other applicants to fly off to South Africa to star in the current BBC Two series Special Forces: Ultimate Hell Week.
Student talent applauded at UWE Bristol awards
Signing up for TV's toughest endurance challenge, painting an 80 sq. community mural and leading a successful art therapy club are just some of the successes of the finalists at this year's Celebrating UWE Talent awards.
UWE Bristol students triple win at Regional RTS Awards
Students from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) swept the board this year with a triple win in all three categories of factual, drama and animation at the Regional RTS West of England Awards.
UWE Bristol investment in creative industries tops £37 million
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is moving towards the final phases of an ambitious and transformational development programme that will see a significant £37 million investment in creative industries education in Bristol.
Top tips to get you exam ready
We want you to do your best in your January exams, so we've pulled together some of our online resources to help you out.
Are you involved in or thinking of setting up an extra-curricular project?
Are you involved in an academic project or extra-curricular activity and could benefit from a student experience grant? Or perhaps you to want to start a community volunteering project? Then the UWE Bristol Fund may be for you!
Life beyond UWE - Go Global!
On Wednesday 9 November we'll be showcasing opportunities to study, volunteer and work abroad.
VC Steve West addresses students and staff after EU referendum
Responding further to the UK decision to leave the European Union, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) Professor Steve West has said, “On 23 June the UK voted in support of leaving the EU. This is not the outcome I had expected. Whilst many questions remain unanswered I want to stress the following:
A glimpse at how our world will be shaped: Designers and architects of future exhibit work in student show
An innovative boat which cleverly doubles up as a car roof box and a set of beautifully-crafted plans for the regeneration of a once-booming Dutch city are among the student projects set to go on display in an annual showcase of final year work.
If you are going on placement next year, have you told us?
You need to confirm your placement with us as soon as you accept your offer, so we know you're going.
Ready to make a difference: Hundreds from UWE prepare for Student Volunteering Week 2016
From helping schoolchildren read to planting trees and sharing IT expertise with older people, undergraduates from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will be out in force during Student Volunteering Week 2016.
Could 2016 be the year you work or study abroad?
Over the past two years, over 300 UWE Bristol students have taken part in opportunities to work and study abroad, with over 100 of those with the British Council.