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  • University know-how to help SW business grow

    07/04/2011

    Businesses in the South West are set to benefit from a new initiative to help their businesses grow by engaging with academics from Bristol Business School who will share their latest research, understanding and insights.

  • Meet the leaders of industry at UWE

    06/04/2011

    Brendan Barber, General Secretary of TUC will share his views on the current budget deficit at the next talk in the University of the West of England’s Spring Distinguished Executive Address Series on Wednesday 6 April 2011, 18:00 –20:30 at the Future Inns Cabot Circus Hotel, Bristol.

  • Dr Martin Bigg appointed as Director of the Environmental Technologies iNet

    05/04/2011

    The University of the West of England is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Martin Bigg as Director of the Environmental Technologies iNet. He joins the £2 million UWE-led project, which provides support to businesses in the South West’s cleantech sector, from the Environment Agency, where he was Head of Industry and Waste Regulation.

  • UWE Ventures ® Wins UKBI Achievement in Business Incubation Award 2011

    04/04/2011

    The support that the University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE) provides its clients and the innovative services it offers has been recognised by UKBI, the leading professional body on the development and support of business incubation environments.  UWE Ventures has been awarded the 2011 Achievement in Business Incubation Award at the UKBI annual conference.

  • Burges Salmon choose UWE for legal training

    30/03/2011

    The Bristol Institute of Legal Practice (BILP) at the University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE) has been confirmed by leading Bristol law firm, Burges Salmon as one of its preferred providers for the study of the Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice course by its prospective trainees.

  • Meet the leaders of industry at UWE

    30/03/2011

    Susan Taylor Martin, President, Global Investment Focus Accounts of Thomson Reuters will share her expertise on key global business trends at the next talk in the Spring Distinguished Executive Address Series on Thursday 31 March 2011, 18:00-20:30 at the University of the West of England's Frenchay Campus.

  • UWE + Denby Pottery push the boundaries in 3D ceramic print

    28/03/2011

    The University of the West of England is collaborating with Denby Pottery to push the boundaries in new techniques to print in 3D in ceramics. The Centre for Fine Print Research at UWE has been awarded almost £100k (£97,861) from the Arts and Humanities Research Council to further develop a technology which enables ceramic objects to be printed in 3D.

  • UWE Chancellor celebrates partnership success in SE Asia

    23/03/2011

    The University of the West of England in Bristol, United Kingdom is marking its longstanding partnership with Universities in South East (SE) Asia with a tour of Malaysia and Vietnam.

  • Meet the leaders of industry at UWE

    23/03/2011

    David Flory CBE, Deputy Chief Executive of NHS England, will share his expertise on change management at the next talk in the Spring Distinguished Executive Address Series on Thursday 24 March 2011, 18:00 –20:30 at the University of the West of England's Frenchay Campus.

  • Scanner helps Bristol team lead the way in Cancer research

    23/03/2011

    The delivery of a Veridex Circulating Tumour Cell (CTC) Scanner at the School of Clinical Sciences at Southmead Hospital is providing an exciting opportunity for a team of Bristol scientists and clinicians, to undertake potentially groundbreaking research into what controls cancer tumour cells and causes them to spread around the body.

  • New web resource shows diversity in health sector jobs

    22/03/2011

    The huge diversity of work opportunities connected to the health sector existing beyond traditionally recognised jobs like nursing or physiotherapy is not widely known. In order to broaden awareness about the huge range of possible career paths, two experts from the University of the West of England have worked in partnership with a range of South West organisations to develop a web resource that highlights the diversity of roles needed to keep the health sector working. The project was commissioned by South West Strategic Health Authority to help people understand that the NHS workforce is changing and new roles are emerging so it is essential that people are aware of new opportunitites and different ways of accessing work.

  • UWE awarded £25k to help support social enterprises

    18/03/2011

    The University of the West of England has been awarded £25,000 by the Intellectual Property Office 2011 Fast Forward Competition.

  • UWE offers flexible Higher Education awards

    17/03/2011

    A new and flexible approach to University-level learning for organisations, community groups and individuals has been launched by the University of the West of England (UWE).

  • UWE in bid to boost employability of linguistics graduates

    15/03/2011

    Offering work placements and skills training as part of linguistics and English language degrees could improve employability according to researchers from the University of the West of England. Jeanine Treffers-Daller and Jeanette Sakel of UWE's Department of English, Linguistics and Communication are holding a workshop on 11 April 2011 at the University aimed at sharing good practice on ways of supporting students on these courses in gaining skills that will enhance their careers.

  • BLOODHOUND chief engineer to inspire young engineers

    14/03/2011

    Chief engineer of the BLOODHOUND supersonic car project Mark Chapman and rocket specialist Daniel Jubb will give an inspirational first-hand account of the technical challenges overcome so far at an evening lecture on 16 March at the University of the West of England.

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