Archive for: 2015

Events coming up

Events
Tuesday 8 December Performance poet Jo Bell set to ‘wow’ Bolton This event takes place at Bolton Library and starts at 7pm. Born in Sheffield, Jo Bell was originally an archaeologist. In the early 2000s she reversed the work/hobby balance of archaeology and poetry, and began devising, programming and...

Drug Awareness workshops for staff and students

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Drug Awareness Workshops for Staff and Students will be delivered by Steven from Bolton Integrated Drug & Alcohol Service (BiDAS) on Thursday 10 December 2015 in the Life Lounge on T2 floor. The staff session is from 1pm-2pm, the student session is from 2pm-3pm. The sessions are very informative;...

Job vacancies

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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: .   The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of...

New staff at the University

New starters
  HR would like to welcome the following new starter to the University:   Mrs Amanda Orgill Assistant Financial Accountant (Finance) Commenced employment on Tuesday 1 December 2015   We wish Amanda every success in her career at the University.

The Octagon Academy

If you have young people in the family interested in the theatre – this could be for them. The Octagon Academy is open to anyone aged 11 – 16 who wants to try something new. The Octagon is looking for approximately 25 young people age 11-16, to help create a...

University and Decathlon announce sports partnership

The University of Bolton is announcing a new three-year partnership with Decathlon, through the leading European sports retailer’s Bolton store. There will be an official launch event in the SLZ from 12noon – 2pm on Monday 30 November 2015. The agreement will see Decathlon Bolton create a partnership with...

Media stars of the week

Media stars
  Anne’s poetry makes the grade Module leader for poetry at the University, Anne Caldwell, is already an award-winning poet and literature specialist.  She has taught on the University of Bolton’s MA and undergraduate programmes since 2009. Now the AQA exam board has approached Anne’s publisher, Cinnamon Press, to request...

Events coming up

Olivia scaling Everest
Wednesday 2 December Olivia climbs Everest! Sports rehab student Olivia Ratcliffe is a climbing instructor with our Sports Centre who is aiming to conquer Everest for charity – without ever leaving Bolton One! She will be tackling 250 ascents of our climbing wall over 15 hours, aiming to raise £300...

Digital Literacy Survey

Standards and Enhancement Office is launching a Digital Literacy Survey. Digital Literacy is the University’s chosen QAA Review theme for 2015/16 and we plan to offer staff development sessions in the new year based on your responses. The survey will be live from today and will remain open until 17...

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: .  The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of opportunity...

New staff at the University

New starters
HR would like to welcome the following new starter to the University:   Mrs Heather Anders Customer Service Assistant (Vice Chancellor’s Office) Commenced employment on Monday 23 November 2015   We wish Heather every success in her career at the University

Student Union events for December

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Our Students’ Union have three events coming up before Christmas which staff are very come to join in and support.   World Aids Day – Tuesday 1 December The Students’ Union we will be marking World Aids Day in partnership with Bolton Pride. There will be an information stall in the Mall...

Celebrating Nyree’s success

Queen's Nurse Nyree
Our Senior Lecturer and lead for the District Nursing Specialist Practice Programme, Nyree Kendall, has been given the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse (QN) by community nursing charity The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI). The title is not an award for past service, but indicates a commitment to high standards...

Pay Award 2015

The University has been advised by the Universities & Colleges Employers Association (UCEA) that the 2015-16 national pay negotiations have now concluded. We are pleased to confirm that following a recommendation made by the Resources Committee, the Board of Governors (at its meeting held on the 18 November 2015)...

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