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.
UWE Bristol artist on John Moores Painting Prize shortlist
University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) academic Richard Webb is an internationally respected painter whose work has just been selected for the John Moores Painting Prize 2016. Just 54 artists have been selected from more than 2,500 submissions.
Filmmaking students awarded £7000 from Creative Skillset's production bursaries to fund final films
Students studying on the University of the West of England's (UWE Bristol) BA (Hons) Filmmaking programme, have been awarded the £7000 by Creative Skillset, to help support the production of their final year dissertation films.
Television viewers shun mobile devices when watching favourite shows, says 'second screens' researcher
Television viewers are turning their noses up at using mobile devices to enhance their favourite programmes, according to research carried out at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol).
Stephen Lawrence Trust and UWE Bristol offer new bursary for young wildlife filmmaker
The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust has partnered with the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) to offer a unique bursary for a young person wanting to study towards a prestigious MA in Wildlife Filmmaking.
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.
Journalism students to take part in global link-up
Watch the link up live on YouTube
This Friday Journalism students from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will be taking part in the Global News Relay (GNR); an international link up with other journalism schools around the world.
Bower Ashton Campus hosts prestigious Charles Parker Radio Day
Charles Parker Day 2016, Friday 18 March 2016, 10:30 – 17:00, Bower Ashton Campus
Charles Parker Day, a prestigious sound symposium dedicated to the radio feature, will be held at UWE Bristol's Bower Ashton Campus for the first time.
Charles Parker was a pioneer radio documentary and feature maker most notable for his work on the radio ballads with Ewan Mcoll and Peggy Seeger.
Dr Jeanette Sakel is named Routledge Linguistics Author of the Month
Routledge Language and Linguistics has honoured Dr Jeanette Sakel, a Senior Lecturer in Linguistics and researcher in the Bristol Centre for Linguistics with the accolade of Routledge Author of the Month for February 2016.
UWE Bristol signs agreement to continue successful partnership with BBC
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is among five organisations in the city to have agreed to continue a thriving partnership with the BBC.
London Fashion Week:Fashion Student shortlisted for 2016 FAD Finals
Eleana Burrows, a year two Fashion student from UWE Bristol, will showcase her work at a catwalk final at London Fashion Week (19-23 Feb). She's one of 17 finalists from 16 universities across the UK, competing in a competition organised by the fashion charity, Fashion Awareness Direct (FAD).
Filmmaking and Journalism students to film Bristol's professional clubs
UWE Bristol and Bristol Sport have embarked on a new innovative partnership that will see Filmmaking and Journalism students from the University given the opportunity to film live sporting events with professional clubs from Bristol Sport's group.
Oscar winning studio to mentor animation students
The Bristol creators of Shaun the Sheep and Wallace & Gromit are taking part in an industry-mentor programme for Post Graduate Animation students at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) Bower Ashton City Campus.
Company keeps it in the UWE Bristol family
Two UWE Bristol students have recently been taken on by a web design and online marketing company, already steeped in UWE Bristol history, thanks to apprenticeships encouraged by the University.
Lid to be lifted on high-tech world of laser cutting as UWE studio throws open doors
The doors of a university studio filled with cutting-edge technology used by top designers will be swung open for a unique event showcasing the work of craftspeople in the digital age.