Merging Spheres of Design Practice: Architecture into the unknown?
Launch event:UWEArch@20Show and Discussion Debate, 6 July 2016, 17:30, Engine Shed, Bristol
The Department of Architecture and the Built Environment will mark the 20 year milestone of architecture education at UWE Bristol, with a celebratory exhibition showcasing this year's best graduate talent from across five architecture programmes at Engine Shed, Bristol. The UWEArch@20Show, at Engine Shed will open to the public on 6 July and will run until 20 July. Launching the show on Wednesday 6 July, leading international architects, developers and designers will gather to speak at a specially curated discussion debate event 'Merging Spheres of Design Practice: Architecture into the unknown?
Flying high:aerospace engineering student honoured by The Royal Aeronautical Society
Charlie Muir, a third year MEng Aerospace Engineering student at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) continues to receive plaudits from the aeronautical community as the current winner of The Royal Aeronautical Society's Under 25 NE Rowe Award.
Money management app created by UWE graduate attracts £1.5 million investment
A start-up company spearheaded by a former University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) student has received a £1.5 million investment.
UWE Bristol first to receive the NUS Responsible Futures Accreditation
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has become the first UK University to receive the NUS Responsible Futures Accreditation under the full scheme.
UWE Bristol students lead national awards for University Student Societies
Students at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) have launched a National Annual Award Ceremony to recognise the excellent work done by student societies at universities across the country.
With support from the National Union of Students (NUS) and UK Youth as the national charity sponsor, a group of seven from the Students' Union at UWE Bristol have developed and set up the National Societies Awards which will be hosted in the state-of-the-art new Students' Union building on Frenchay Campus on 4 June 2016.
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.
Granddaughter of Parkinson's patient invents 'smart' walking stick to help thousands of sufferers
A student entrepreneur whose grandfather was debilitated by Parkinson's disease has created a mobility aid to improve the lives of other patients with the condition.
International Nursing Day – UWE Bristol celebrates 2016 achievements
It is International Nursing day and the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has much to celebrate with 2016 already seeing some significant achievements by its nursing students.
Students have been shortlisted for several national prizes already this year and one student received a standing ovation when he gave emergency CPR to a woman who went into cardiac arrest at the Hippodrome theatre.
Music technology student in finals of BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards
Folk musician Jack Cookson has got through to the finals of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards that will be broadcast from the Royal Albert Hall on 27 April.
CAD knowledge key to placement success for Creative Product Design student
Equipping students in advance with the Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills needed for a year in industry, was a key factor in Creative Product Design student, Justin Ireland successfully securing a placement at the Bristol offices of world-leading Graphic Packaging International.
2 for 2: Fashion student offered prestigious Creative Skillset placement
Nikoleta Dimova, a third year Fashion student at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), has been awarded a prestigious two month placement at Sreepriya Exports Ltd in India, as part of the BA (Hons) in Fashion programme's Creative Skillset 'Tick' accreditation.
Adult Nursing Student Shortlisted for Cavell Nurses' Trust Award
Final Year Adult Nursing student, Rebecca Potter has been shortlisted for The Outstanding Academic Achievement Award by the Nursing charity, Cavell Nurses' Trust.
Fashion student announced as runner-up at prestigious Anne Tyrrell Student Design Awards
Eleana Burrows, a second year Fashion student at the University of West of England (UWE Bristol), has been awarded the runner up prize at the Anne Tyrrell Student Design Awards.
Architecture student presents prize-winning design at United Nations
Louise Priestman, a postgraduate architecture student from UWE Bristol, has been awarded second place in the International Council for Caring Communities' (ICCC) annual student design competition. Her innovative designs for an integrated 'village style' development for the elderly in Castle Park, secured her an invite to the United Nations in New York where she presented her scheme at the 54th session of the UN Commission for Social Development.
Animation students awarded second place in TV licence 'No Excuses' competition
Animation students from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) have been awarded second place in a competition run by TV Licensing and the BBC, to bring to life the bizarre excuses for watching TV without a TV licence.