Archive for: October 2015

TIRI Global Learning

TIRI Global Learning week is coming! For the first week in November our University will be buzzing with special events, designed to engage our students with the Teaching Intensive Research Informed agenda and how that enhances their learning experience. Staff have some amazing sessions planned for students and there...

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 or requested by email at *protected email* Marketing & Recruitment Officer – Grade 4 Student Recruitment and Admissions...

New staff at the University

New starters
HR would like to welcome the following new starter/s to the University this coming week: Mr Sam Taylor Lecturer in VFX for Film and TV (School of Creative Technologies) Sam joins us on Monday 19 October 2015 We wish Sam every success in his career at the University.

Car Park 3 – Temporary Closure

Dear Colleague, Please note a third of the new section of Car Park 3 will be closed off for a period of three weeks. This is due to access scaffold being erected whilst we install PV panelling to the roof of C Block. Apologies for any inconvenience caused during...

Minibus Timetable

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Neil Berry, Assistant Facilities Manager, on ext 3585 or *protected email* Bus A Bus B Location Departure Times Location Departure Times Start Hollins Halls of Residence 08:05 Start Hollins Halls of Residence 08:20 Orlando Halls of Residence 08:10...

Hair today, gone tomorrow!

It’s going to be a close shave for Tina McIntyre next month as she 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...

Preparing for HEA Professional Recognition: Workshop Dates

If you are currently preparing your professional recognition application for Fellowship then you may find one of our workshops useful. We will be exploring the differences between the descriptor levels (D1, D2 and D3); the meaning of ‘scholarship of teaching’ in this context and exploring how applicants demonstrate ‘successful...

Life Drawing Classes

Everyone’s welcome to join us for a season of life drawing classes. Just bring your own art materials and there’s no need to book. Starts 20 October 2015 Classes every Tuesday, except holidays, 5-7pm Price, £1 per person in Room T4—22 Please contact programme leader, Julie Brown for more...

Funding advice session for staff

There will be a Funding Advice Session on Thursday October 22nd from 10am-11am. The session will be held in room T3-056. This session will be open to all members of staff and will include a presentation about funding available for students for the 2015/16 academic year. Details will also...

Dubai Trip Challenge

This year Bolton SU is working with the University to offer students the chance to win an all-expenses paid holiday to Dubai. This holiday will be won by a team of four to six students who compete in the (imaginatively-named!) Dubai Trip Challenge. Students will have work collaboratively in...

Student Ambassador Recruitment 2015/16

Having welcomed our new students recently, the Marketing and Communications team are now hoping to recruit enthusiastic and reliable students (from any year) to join our student ambassador team. The scheme offers students flexible and paid work and the opportunity to represent the University of Bolton at events both...

World Class Writers come to Bolton

The University of Bolton in partnership with Bolton Libraries are pleased to announce: 13 October – Levi Tafari and Robert Williams Bolton Library, Lecture Theatre Two Bolton Library from 7pm Levi Tafari was born in Liverpool. He is the author of a number of poetry collections including Duboetry (1987),...

International visitors to Bolton

Ms Xuanqun Chen
The University of Bolton was delighted to receive a delegation from Zhaoqing Municipal Government earlier this week, led by the Deputy Mayor Ms Xuanqun Chen. The delegation comprised leading government officials from major towns of which form part of Zhaoqing, which is one of Bolton’s ‘Sister Cities’. Xuanqun Chen...

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