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  • 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.

  • Health Integration Team (HIT) proposal success!

    01/10/2012

    Marcus Grant, Deputy Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Healthy Cities and Urban Planning has co-led a successful application to establish a Health Integration Team in Bristol focussing on the nature and quality of residential built environments as wider determinants of health.

    Marcus co-led the bid with Suzanne Audrey, Research Fellow with the DECIPHer (Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health improvement) UKCRC research centre of excellence in the School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol. The bid was supported by a strong team of representatives from public health, local government and academia who have already been central in establishing Bristol as a centre of excellence for research on the impact of the built environment on the wider determinants of health.

  • UWE graduate launches biography of the 'best president Nigeria never had'

    01/10/2012

    Recent graduate Adedara Oduguwa is launching his book, Chief Obafemi Awolowo: The Political Moses, on 1 October (today) at UWE Bristol.

  • Could ancient Egyptians hold the key to 3D printed ceramics?

    06/09/2012

    A 7,000 year old technique, known as Egyptian Paste (also known as Faience), could offer a potential process and material for use in the latest 3D printing techniques of ceramics, according to researchers at UWE Bristol.

  • New Director of Finance for UWE Bristol

    30/08/2012

    William Liew will join UWE Bristol as Director of Finance on 12 November. He is currently Deputy Director of Finance at the University of Bristol. He will lead a strong team in Finance and will be joining the Vice-Chancellor's Executive.

  • UWE Bristol to host 20th anniversary celebration event

    13/08/2012

    UWE Bristol alumni and staff are invited to reminisce and celebrate the achievements of the University at a special 20th anniversary celebration event. The all day event will take place on Saturday 6 October 2012 at UWE's Frenchay Campus.

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