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  • Approval for Sainsbury's at Memorial means UWE Stadium will be built

    17/01/2013

    Last night majority approval of 6 votes to 3 was given at City Hall at a meeting to discuss plans to build a Sainsbury's supermarket on the site of the current Memorial ground, the home of Bristol Rovers. The deal now gives Bristol Rovers the funding to build the stadium.

    The approval means that, subject to Secretary of State sign off, the work will begin on the new UWE Stadium this summer.

  • Tenner Tournament challenges UWE Bristol students and staff to 'grow money' for Deki microloan charity

    16/01/2013

    Students and staff from UWE Bristol are being encouraged to take part in an unusual fundraising event, 'the Tenner Tournament', organised by Bristol based microloan charity Deki, that starts off with the charity donating a 'tenner' to those who agree to participate.

    The challenge is to make as much money as possible from £10 in the month of February. The team or individual raising the most money with the initial £10 will win a prize of £250 in vouchers from Love2shop.

  • Intelligent 3D image technology could enable targeted out-of-home advertising

    11/12/2012

    Directed advertising is common in online shopping and in social media but is not currently an option in the out-of-home digital environment due to the technical challenges involved.

  • UWE Bristol becomes CISI Centre of Excellence

    06/12/2012

    The University of the West of England has signed an agreement with the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) which recognises the University as a Centre of Excellence in Finance teaching.

  • UWE Bristol awards honorary degree to Professor Dato' Dr. Hassan Said

    27/11/2012

    UWE Bristol will award the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration to Professor Dato' Dr. Hassan Said.

  • Robotics set to 'revolutionise the UK economy in the next 20 years'

    13/11/2012

    Britain's desire to be at the forefront of robotics research has been reinforced by universities minister David Willetts, who saw world-leading technology when he visited the Bristol Robotics Lab yesterday [Monday, 12 November].

  • UWE Bristol celebrates student internship success

    07/11/2012

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    UWE Bristol's talented crop of student interns and entrepreneurs were celebrated at a recent award ceremony to mark their achievements.

    The awards mark the success of three new initiatives launched by the University's Employer Partnership Services Team this year: 2012 Undergraduate Internships Scheme, Green Internship Scheme and Enterprise Internship Scheme.

  • UWE graduate makes Shell Live WIRE's 'Hot 40' entrepreneur's list

    25/10/2012

    Tom Anderson-Dixon, 25, from Bedminster, Bristol is in the running for £10,000 Young Entrepreneur of the Year prize. Tom who studied Business Enterprise at UWE Bristol has been named on Shell LiveWIRE's annual 'Hot 40' entrepreneur list, a shortlist of the best and most innovative business people under the age of 30 years old in the UK.

  • UWE Bristol strengthens industry partnership with Aardman

    23/10/2012

    Pitch Fest and Talent Showcase brings students together with leading creatives

    As part of the growing partnership with Aardman Animations, BA and MA Animation students at the Bristol School of Animation, University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) are invited for the first time to take part in Aardman's annual Pitch Fest for Broadcast and Digital.

  • Bristol businesses to benefit from academic expertise

    16/10/2012

    Businesses in Bristol are set to benefit from a new scheme led by a team of UWE Bristol academics with funding from the ESRC [Economic and Social Research Council]. The UWE team, led by Professor Nicholas O'Regan, will work closely with local businesses to find out what businesses need to enhance their competitiveness. The team includes marketing expert Dr Tim Hughes and business transformation specialist Dr Glenn Parry.

  • World's first 'before and after' study of the impact of a Directly Elected Mayor

    16/10/2012

    What impact will a Directly Elected Mayor have on the way Bristol is governed? A team of experts from Bristol's two universities will examine the difference that the introduction of a Directly Elected Mayor will make in what is believed to be a 'world first' in urban studies.

  • Bus tour to deliver business StartUp message to UWE students

    11/10/2012

    A double-decker bus organised by national enterprise campaign StartUp Britain will help to mobilise UWE students' enterprise potential by taking a team of entrepreneurs, business authors and experts to Frenchay campus on Thursday October 18.

  • ISHE rolls out carbon support package for green SMEs

    09/10/2012

    Rose Bailey has been working with South West SMEs on a range of carbon related business support activities through the Environmental Technologies iNet. The Environmental Technologies iNet provides support to the most promising environmental goods and services businesses in the South West of England, to help develop, protect and commercialise ideas, products and services, exploit new markets and grow sales.

  • Affordable editions: UWE's new digital print publishing studio exhibits at London art fair

    02/10/2012

    A 3D rainbow-coloured manta ray, and 'bar-code' colour images recording a timeline of Vogue magazine covers over the last 30 years, are just some of the wide range of digitally printed artworks from UWE Bristol's Centre for Fine Print Research on show at this year's Multiplied contemporary art fair.

  • UWE Bristol celebrates 20th birthday as a University

    02/10/2012

    Memories, Milestones and Moving forward

    UWE Bristol celebrates 20th birthday as a University

    UWE Bristol is celebrating 20 successful years as a University in October, with a raft of memorable achievements to look back on and great hopes for the future.

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