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  • UWE Bristol students help make 'Life Out There'


    UWE Bristol Filmmaking students have been working alongside professional film makers VS1 Productions on a half hour drama commissioned by British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust. The drama 'Life Out There' was broadcast on Film4 on Monday 10 September at 08:00.

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


    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.

  • UWE Drama Society take the stage at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival


    Three Sisters Bar, Cowgate Edinburgh

    21 – 24 August 16:00 daily

    The UWE Drama Society will take to the stage of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (21-24 August 2012) to perform Martin Crimp's experimental play Attempts on her life at The Three Sisters Bar, Cowgate.

  • UWE Bristol to host 20th anniversary celebration event


    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.

  • UWE Bristol film-maker shows stunning 360 degree film at Weymouth Cultural Olympiad


    Cluna Donnelly-Porter, a film maker and senior media instructor at UWE Bristol, is showing her film Wildwood as part of Weymouth's Cultural Olympiad.

  • UWE Bristol awards honorary degree to Andrew Jackson


    UWE Bristol will award the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Arts to Andrew Jackson in recognition of his outstanding contribution to international achievements in Natural History programme making.

    The Honorary Degree will be conferred at the Awards Ceremony of the Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education on Thursday 19 July at Bristol Cathedral.

  • Unsentimental look at ships in decay: new art exhibition in Bristol


    Architect Thom Gorst from UWE Bristol is holding his first solo art exhibition at Centrespace Gallery, Bristol from Friday 20 July to Wednesday 25 July. The exhibition coincides with the Bristol Harbour Festival, and echoes its maritime theme.

  • AHRC funding boosts creative economy in SW with launch of UWE led hub


    The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) has launched four Knowledge Exchange Hubs for the Creative Economy to connect researchers with the UK's vibrant creative sector, giving a £16m boost to the UK's Creative Economy.

  • UWE Bristol academics celebrate the Dickens legacy


    The timeless appeal of the writer Charles Dickens is being celebrated during his bicentenary year at Dickens Day 2012, a sell out free public engagement event organised by The UWE Long Nineteenth Century Network to be held on Saturday 30 June at the Arnolfini, Bristol.

  • 'Have-a-go' graffiti at T4 with UWE Bristol


    UWE Bristol is offering T4 festival-goers an exciting opportunity to have-a-go at graffiti with one of Bristol's best known street artists Silent Hobo at T4 on the beach on 1 July 2012 at Weston-super-Mare.

  • Healthy planet indicator bugs and blubber gloves at UWE Bristol's Festival of Nature display


    Visitors to UWE Bristol's tent at this year's Bristol Festival of Nature will be able to look for indicator bugs, lichens and micro-organisms under the microscope and learn how their presence or absence reveals the health of the environment.

  • UWE Bristol triumphs for second year running in RSA Student Design Award


    UWE Bristol Graphic Design student Rebecca Penmore, has won a national award from the RSA with her project 'The Pub Hub Club,' a scheme that aims to keep pubs at the heart of local communities by maximising the space and social aspects that already exist. Rebecca won an internship at Waitrose in the Graphic Design Department, under the immediate direction of the Head of Graphic Design.

  • UWE Bristol student gains recognition for wild orchid research


    A UWE Bristol student is pursuing a passion for researching wild orchids alongside his undergraduate history degree.

    At 21, Dino Zelenika is used to being the youngest person at the various orchid associations and meetings he attends. Despite his age Dino has already carried out field research into wild orchids in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH) where he was born. This research with his photos will feature in the latest issue of the RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) journal The Orchid Review. The Orchid Review is the oldest and most influential orchid magazine in the world, and has been published since 1893, when Victorian society was in the grip of orchid mania.

  • Greek God Hermes inspires new music app


    The Greek God Hermes is the inspiration behind a new app called On a theme of Hermes designed by SATSYMPH who comprise UWE Bristol lecturer Philip Phelps, composer Marc Yeats and Bristol based poet Ralph Hoyte.

  • UWE Bristol students have Graduate Fashion all sewn up


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