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  • New enterprise institute to inspire entrepreneurs of the future - 31/07/2018

    A pioneering institute to inspire the UK's next generation of entrepreneurs and shape national education policy on enterprise skills has been launched.

  • UWE Bristol moves into top 10 in UK for student satisfaction - 27/07/2018

    The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has climbed into the top 10 universities in the UK for student satisfaction.

  • Roman and Bronze Age artefacts discovered on UWE Bristol construction site - 27/07/2018

    Roman coins, jewellery and items of Bronze Age pottery found during excavation work at a UWE Bristol site are to go on display at an archaeology festival on Saturday.

  • Honorary degree to be awarded to Suzanne Rastrick - 26/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science to Suzanne Rastrick in recognition of her exceptional contribution made to the education and development of Allied Health Professions, nationally and at UWE.

  • Honorary degree to be awarded to Eileen Roberts - 26/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science to Eileen Roberts in recognition of her commitment to providing genetics and genomic service to the UK and internationally, for delivering the 100,000 genomes project as our partners in the WoE Genomics Medicine Centre and for supporting UWE's genetics and genomics education and research.

  • State-of-the-art facility to become new home of UWE Bristol sports teams - 25/07/2018

    The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has invested £4.5 million in the development of a new state-of-the-art sports complex.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Richard Barry - 24/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Technology to Richard Barry in recognition of his contribution in the development of embedded technology.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Silas Adekunle - 24/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Technology to Silas Adekunle in recognition of his contribution and commitment to student entrepreneurship and technology development.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Natalie Fee - 23/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science to Natalie Fee in recognition of her campaigning to protect the oceans from plastics and other avoidable wastes.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Sebastian Conran - 23/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Design to Sebastian Conran in recognition of his contribution to the UK design and enterprise.

  • Honorary degree awarded to John Akomfrah - 20/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Arts to John Akomfrah in recognition of his contribution and commitment to arts and moving images.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Professor Lubaina Himid - 20/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Arts to Professor Lubaina Himid in recognition of her contribution to British contemporary art and advocacy of Black artists and their creativity.

  • Honorary degree awarded to David Olusoga - 18/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded Honorary Degree of Doctor of Arts to David Olusoga in recognition of his contribution to the public understanding of the past as an author, TV presenter and producer. He is a public intellectual who offers a nuanced and sensitive approach to contested histories which resonate today.

  • Digital Media Studios named best educational building in West Country - 18/07/2018

    UWE Bristol's Digital Media Studios has been named the best educational building in the West of England.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Kalpna Woolf - 18/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration to Kalpna Woolf in recognition of her contribution and commitment to economic and social equality and diversity initiatives in Bristol.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Vanessa Moon - 17/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration to Vanessa Moon in recognition of her contribution and commitment to enterprise development, the third sector and the local community.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Rob Law MBE - 17/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration to Rob Law MBE, in recognition of his contribution and commitment to enterprise and entrepreneurship.

  • Honorary degree to be awarded to John Pullinger - 16/07/2018

    UWE Bristol will award the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science to John Pullinger in recognition of his contribution to the communication of statistics and economics, particularly for the advice, support and engagement of the Civil Service with the higher education system.

  • Honorary degree awarded to Alderman Timothy Hailes, JP - 16/07/2018

    UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws to Alderman and Sheriff of the City of London, Timothy Hailes, JP, in recognition of his contribution to the legal profession and to public service.

  • Graduates' wildlife films nominated for 'Green Oscars' - 09/07/2018

    Two emerging wildlife film directors who graduated from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will compete for “Green Oscars” at this year's Wildscreen Festival in October. Their short films are nominated for the Bristol event's 2018 Wildscreen Panda Awards, the wildlife film and TV industry's highest accolade.

  • Filmmaking graduate wins Student BAFTA for Blood Island documentary - 02/07/2018

    UWE Bristol graduate Lindsey Parietti has won a Student BAFTA award for her nature documentary Blood Island. The film director picked up the gong at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Student Film Awards ceremony in Los Angeles on Friday evening.

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March

  • Participants wanted for hormonal treatment, bodily changes and exercise study - 29/03/2018

    The Centre for Appearance Research (CAR) is looking for 20 men diagnosed with prostate cancer to take part in a research study about hormonal treatment, bodily changes and exercise.

  • The Duke of York opens Bristol Business School - 22/03/2018

    The University of the West of England's flagship £55 million business building has been opened by The Duke of York.

  • Student entrepreneurs selected for South Korea trade visit - 19/03/2018

    Student technology entrepreneurs from Bristol Robotics Laboratory (BRL) have been selected to take part in an Innovate UK business trip to South Korea.

  • Symposium to explore how documentaries can better engage audiences using technology - 16/03/2018

    The fifth edition of the i-Docs symposium, which is dedicated to the expanding and evolving field of interactive documentaries, is to take place from 21-23 March at the Watershed. The bi-annual event is hosted by the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)'s Digital Cultures Research Centre (DCRC).

  • Creative Media Design student wins Bristol Pound competition - 16/03/2018

    BA Creative Media Design student Radley Attwell Cook has had his design chosen to represent Bristol on the new Bristol Pound notes that will enter circulation later this year. His design, 'Power in Numbers!' representing the Protest and Rebellion culture in Bristol, was selected from over 300 designs by an online vote and a panel of judges made up of community leaders and artists including Massive Attack's Grant Marshall and civil rights activist Paul Stephenson OBE. The judges were tasked with choosing winning designs that take into account designs what would be workable on a small paper note.

  • Drone racing event invites families to build autonomous RAF airship or fly in a simulator - 14/03/2018

    The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is to launch the second of its indoor drone events, where families have the chance to build a remote-controlled plane, have a go in a simulator, or construct an autonomous airship with the Royal Air Force (RAF). Budding coders can also take part in a hackathon to programme a drone, while engineers will do the same to get their machines to fly unaided and race each other.

  • Africa Week comes to UWE Bristol - 07/03/2018

    The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will come to life with five days of exciting activities to mark the third Africa Week (#AfricaWeek2018), running from 12-16 March. Highlights will include a sports day, a night of arts and culture, an educational forum, and a health forum.

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