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.
Student shortlisted for £5,000 prize hopes to transform banking with virtual reality
A student from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been shortlisted in a competition which calls on young people to help crack some of the financial sector's biggest digital challenges.
Student design project with Hft inspires innovative personalised technology solutions
Students at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) have been given a unique opportunity to design personalised technology (also known as assistive technology) to support people with learning disabilities by Hft, a leading national charity and major provider of services across England, based in Bristol.
Reaching out to help businesses flourish: Crowdfunding agency nets £85,000 in donations
Launching a successful business while at university could be considered an incredible achievement in itself. But three students from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) have gone one better – by forming a start-up which has helped two other fledgling companies take off.
Young entrepreneur aiming to save universities millions by halving drop out rate
They are a costly problem for universities, accounting for hundreds of thousands of pounds in lost tuition fees every year. But an enterprising student from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) believes he has the solution to undergraduate drop outs.
Best in the West: UWE sweeps the board at RTS student awards
Animation, Film and Journalism students from UWE Bristol swept the board at the RTS West of England Student Awards 2016, claiming the top prizes in all four categories.
Ones to watch: Student talent applauded at UWE Bristol awards
Acclaim from the UN, offers of graduate employment and first class feedback from top regional employers are just some of the successes of the finalists at this year's Celebrating UWE Talent awards.
Power of 10: Creative Industry students dominate RTS West of England Student Award nominations
UWE Bristol Animation students have made a clean sweep of nominations in the Animation category of the RTS West of England Student Awards 2015, replicating the success of the previous two years.
Student nurse star receives standing ovation at Hippodrome for saving life
An adult nursing student from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) received a standing ovation at the Bristol Hippodrome following his successful resuscitation of a woman in the audience who went into cardiac arrest.