Archive for: April 2016

Bringing graduation home

graduation mortar boards
It is that time of the year when our institution prepares for the most important event in the life of our students – the Degree Congregation. This year’s celebrations will be even more special, as for the first time Degree Congregations will take place at the University of Bolton....

A message of peace and love from Pope Francis

Archbishop Mennini
  Pope Francis’s diplomatic representative in Britain, His Excellency Archbishop Antonio Mennini, delivered a message of harmony between faiths in a message from the Pope, delivered at an event hosted by the Centre for Islamic Finance at the University of Bolton. Archbishop Mennini, the Apostolic Nuncio to Britain, was...

Games students Dare to dream

For the first time since Games students from the University of Bolton have been participating in the prestigious Dare To Be Digital competition, four teams have made it through to the semi-finals. Dare To Be Digital is the premier video games development competition for university students and recent graduates,...

In the media

In the news
The Bolton Review launched on Wednesday night with a celebration of creative writing. There were prize announcements in the Deana Morris Prize for Fiction and a series of readings. Carole Ogden was the winner for her work, Routine, a powerful story of love and loss. Runners up were: Justin Flanagan for Swan...

Chaplaincy news

Communion Services Holy Communion Services will be held through the month of May in the Chaplaincy Quiet Room, Wednesdays 12.15-12.45pm. May 4th (Ascension), May 11th  (Pentecost), May 18 & May 25 (during the Exam period). These will be led by the Anglican Chaplain and everyone is very welcome.  ...

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

Games students’ royal enterprise award

Pathos royal award
Three School of Creative Technologies students from the University of Bolton received royal approval from HRH The Duke of York for their business enterprise, Fixed Update Ltd. Rob Green, Mike Hindley and Luke Norman collected The Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Award from The Duke himself at a special...

In the media

In the news
There were celebrations all round for the University of Bolton staff, students and racing drivers on Sunday at the first round of the British GT Championship. University driver Anna Walewska teamed up with former British GT4 runner up Nathan Freke to finish second on the podium at Brands Hatch....

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

Update on National Pay Talks 2016/17

  The Universities and Colleges Employers Association (UCEA) and the higher education trade unions, which include UCU and UNISON met at national level on 22 March as New JNCHES (the Joint Negotiating Committee for Higher Education Staff) for the first of the three agreed meetings of the higher education...

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