Archive for: October 2015

Hair time has come!

This afternoon (Friday 30 Octboer 2015) at 2pm in Chancellor’s Mall Tina McIntryre loses her locks for charity. Tina, who works in Eagle Bistro at the University of Bolton, will ‘brave the shave’ in a fundraising mission for Macmillan Cancer Nurses. Her head shave charity event is in memory...

Science festival fun

All week campus has been hosting events as part of Manchester Science Festival, giving our scientists of the future a glimpse of life in the labs. There’s been Messy Science, there’s been Messy Maths, there’s been Messy Biology. The Bolton One climbing wall has featured in this week’s events...

Employee lounge – update

Employee Lounge
We are pleased to have seen so many of you making use of and enjoying the dedicated space in our new Employee Lounge. Just a reminder – the current three free teas and coffees promotion ends on Friday, 30 October. However, from Monday 2 November until the end of the...

Staff Development Sessions – SEO

The following Standards and Enhancement Office (SEO) staff development sessions will be offered in the coming months:   Student Staff Liaison Committee (SSLC) 2015-16 Agenda – Information Session + Q&A (repeat of previous session)  11am-12noon 2 November 2015 (SSLC Chairs and administrators)   SEO and Student Engagement Induction 11am-12.30pm Friday...

Events coming up

Events
From Monday 2 November The TIRI Global Learning Week ‘Bringing global knowledge into local programmes’ Celebrate global awareness! The UoB as part of its internationalisation strategy is committed to bringing international perspectives into the curriculum. The TIRI Global Learning Week is an opportunity to celebrate excellent teaching and research...

Job Vacancies

vacancies
Please find below details of new vacancies at the University – job description, person specification and further particulars – including how to apply – for these roles can be viewed on our website: http://www.bolton.ac.uk/vacancies or requested by email: *protected email*. Associate Lecturer in Psychology (AC1/Grade 6) School of Education and...

Media stars of the week

Media stars
Students, staff, special guest lecturers and alumni have been sharing the media spotlight this week.   Super-size camera exposes unique view Photography masters course leader Ian Beesley has a visual feast planned for his TIRI Global Learning Week session – an insight into the restoration of a giant amongst camera....

An international celebration

On Thursday November 5 the University’s International Society is having its annual International Celebration of Culture, this year in conjunction with Erasmus+ and as part of TIRI Global Learning Week. There’s a host of events planned this year, including fireworks to begin the evening’s buck’s fizz reception. Then the evening...

TIRI global learning week

It’s nearly here! Next week (2-6 November 2015) we have a packed agenda of amazing talks, workshops, lectures and presentations, all aimed at inspiring our students and celebrating bringing global knowledge into local programmes. There’s a packed agenda with each day’s programme appearing on screens around campus. Organiser Dr...

Welcome to Inside UoB

Hello everyone and welcome to Inside UoB We’re delighted to share with you this new initiative from the Directorate of Institutional Advancement. Inside UoB replaces the All-Staff Weekly Bulletin. Here you will be able to read all the news relating to the University that is of interest to us....

Welcome from the Editor

Inside UoB is replacing the All-staff Weekly Bulletin with which you are more familiar. Firstly, I’d like to thank everyone who contributed to the weekly bulletin research project in September. We had a really positive response and we have incorporated many of your ideas into this new-look news service...

Events coming up

Events
From Monday 26 October Our Manchester Science Festival events kick off on Monday with a week packed with events for half-term holidaying youngsters. Every year these are hugely popular with events in our fire labs and in Bolton One’s clinical simulation suite capturing the imagination of young minds. Almost...

Media stars of the week

Media stars
Owen Lowery on Inside Out North West This week Creative Writing doctorate student Owen Lowery appeared on the BBC1’s Inside Out North West. He completed his Masters in Creative Writing at the University of Bolton and is currently doing his PhD, concentrating on the poetry of Keith Douglas –...

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