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Love is in the Air…

Yes, the University of Worcester is now fully licensed for Weddings and Civil Partnerships. For an individual and historic setting, choose The Charles Hastings Boardroom in the City Campus. The perfect venue for a Wedding Ceremony and Reception. If you are tying the knot, or know someone who is, give us a ring! Call 01905 542121, check out […]

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Welcome to our World!

Welcome to the University of Worcester from The Reception Team. Please help us to provide an efficient and professional Reception service for all Students, Staff and visitors to the University of Worcester, by providing full information and keeping us posted on any changes. A few gentle reminders….. Please let us know if you are expecting […]

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Food For Thought

A wide range of hot and cold food to suit all taste buds, appetites and weathers are on offer on St John’s Campus and City Campus. Choose from hot meals of the day, hot soups, snacks and Chillis that are far from chilly, a selection of sandwiches, hot coffees, teas and hot chocolate, or for the […]

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Race Night Staff Notices

Race Night

On Friday 24 February, the University of Worcester will be hosting a Race Night, sponsored by MSE Electrical Contractors. A small number of tickets are still available to purchase for the evening, which promises to be a fun and social way to enjoy the adrenalin rush of the races in the warm! The Race Night […]

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ILS news

ILS News

    Final year students – Free offers and lots of help from ILS We’ve launched a couple of offers for final year students which we hope will be helpful as you work to complete your Independent Study… We have ‘Free Document Binding Vouchers’ and if you need an additional copy of your ‘Referencing Guide’ we […]

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National Student Survey

National Student Survey – A Message from Dr Marie Stowell

This year’s NSS is launched at the University of Worcester today (please see attached poster) – we encourage all staff to prompt third year students to participate and ‘Have their say’ – the NSS results are carefully considered and scrutinised across all sections of UW and do impact on our work and influence initiatives. This […]

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Race Night

Worcester Arena Race Night

Fancy a night at the races this winter without having to stand out in the cold? The University of Worcester will once again be holding a Race Night, to raise funds for the Worcester Arena which is due to open in early 2013. The race night will be held in the Cotswold Suite, St John’s Campus: […]

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Academic Research

Lunchtime Lecture

Lunchtime Lecture by Professor Aleš Lebeda from Palacký University, Faculty of Science, Department of Botany “Interactions in wild plant pathosystem Lactuca spp. – Bremia lactucae” 15th February, 12.30pm to 1.15pm University of Worcester. WR2 6AJ. Room BY G199 Staff and students are invited to attend a lunchtime lecture by Professor Aleš Lebeda Professor Lebeda lectures […]

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Academic Research

Do you suffer from hayfever? Are you allergic to grass pollen? Do you get itchy eyes?

If you do, you could help NPARU with a study investigating the efficacy of artificial tear supplements and cold compresses for the treatment of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis You must not suffer from asthma or have had eye surgery in the last 3 months. You will need to have a skin prick test and conjunctival challenge […]

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Academic Research

Research Supervisor Forum

The next Research Supervisor Forum will take place on Thursday 16th February, 12:00-1:30 in CC008. Lunch will be provided. It will focus on the new HEFCE project Every Researcher Counts: equality and diversity in researcher careers in HEIs which is being delivered through Vitae: see http://www.vitae.ac.uk/policy-practice/355881/Every-Researcher-Counts-equality-and-diversity-in-researcher-careers-in-HEIs.html. The project seeks to increase support for supervisors and […]

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Staff development

Training/development sessions put on by Personnel in February and March

Managing Meetings Effectively Tuesday 7th February 9.30 – 4.30 Getting the Most from Your Appraisal    Tuesday 7th February 12.00 – 2.00 Mentoring Refresher Wednesday 15th February 12.00 – 2.00 Time Management    Tuesday 6th March 9.30 – 12.30 (2nd part 20th March) Assertive Communication Skills Tuesday 6th March (2nd part 20th March) Recruitment & […]

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Students’ Union

Bake Sales Following the success of the Bake Sale last year to raise funds for Headway Trust Worcester, the Student’ Union’s charity partner, another will be held this Tuesday (7th Feb) in association with Go Green Week. All proceeds will go to Headway so come into the Students’ Union for a tasty treat (whilst cakes […]

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Staff Notices

Councillor’s surgeries

Councillor Joy Squires of Arboretum ward will be on campus to hold a surgery for her constituents from 1.00 pm to 3.00 pm on Wednesday 8 February in the main reception area of Edward Elgar Building. If you are one of her constituents and have an issue you wish to raise with her, or just […]

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Staff Notices

Timetabling news

We are pleased to welcome Jill Meadows to our team following Sarah Marshall’s relocation to Cumbria back in December. Jill started with us on Wednesday and is a welcome addition to the team. As semester 2 is now underway, please could you take a few minutes to check your timetables carefully and let us know if […]

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Staff Notices

Public Debate: Capitalism verses Christ?

Are Christianity & Capitalism incompatible? St. John in Bedwardine Church are hosting a debate on this theme on Wednesday 8th February at 7.30pm. The speakers are Angus Ritchie of the Contextual Theology Centre, London;  Alastair Findlay of Worcester Diocesan Board of Finance; Neil Laurenson of the Green Party and Roger Saunders of the University of […]

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ILS news Staff Notices

ILS News

    Final year students Free offers and lots of help from ILS To celebrate National Libraries Day we launched a couple of offers for final year students which we hope will be helpful as you work to complete your Independent Study…  We have ‘Free Document Binding Vouchers’ and if you need an additional copy of […]