Archive for: April 2016

Bolton Business School & Young Enterprise Trade Fair

  Taking place in The Mall, on Thursday 28 April from 12pm-2pm, a cohort of second year Business and Management students will be showcasing goods and services developed as part of an Entrepreneurship Module (co-delivered with Young Enterprise) at the Business School. The initiative is designed to enhance Enterprise and Entrepreneurship...

The Bolton Review launch event

Bolton Review
  Staff are invited to join us for the launch of Issue 4 of The Bolton Review on Wednesday, 27th April, from 5.15-6.00, in the Law court, room D2-28. There’ll be a glass or two of something, nibbles, readings and a chance to get your hands on the newest edition...

Employability champions celebration

Bolton Award
At the University of Bolton’s first Bolton Award Celebratory Event, 30 students celebrated their success stories. The Bolton Award is a new employability and enterprise programme for students at the University of Bolton, launched in 2015. It has been designed to enable students to benefit from work experience, skills development,...

Inductions: SEO and SEU

The next two staff induction slots for the Standards and Enhancement Office and Student Experience Unit are on: Monday 25 April from 10am-11am Thursday 28 April from 11am-12noon. Please email Lisa Cove-Burrell () to book a place on one of these sessions (details of the location will be provided on booking)....

News from the Chaplaincy

A special event coming up: on Monday 25 April Quakers will be meeting for worship in the SLZ between 12.30pm and 1pm and they invite anyone who would like to experience their way of worship to join them there, and for refreshments in the chaplaincy Quiet Room afterwards. Our...

Be a cake baker for SU charity event

It’s that time again – Bolton Students’ Union staff are raising money for Bolton Hospice by taking part in their Bake-a-thon We will be holding our bake sale from 10.30am on Tuesday 26 April in Chancellor’s Mall. If anybody would like to bake a cake for us to sell...


  Senior Lecturer Angela Tinwell will be discussing strangeness in The Secrets of the Uncanny at the HowTheLightGetsIn festival. HowTheLightGetsIn is the world’s largest philosophy and music festival. From 26th May – 5th June in Hay-on-Wye the festival brings together world-leading thinkers across politics, philosophy, science and arts for the...

First Aid course – Wednesday 18 May 2016

First Aid
This course will be covering Basic Life Support and Safe use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED). The course runs from 9am until 1.40pm. Please seek approval from your line manager and send expressions of interest to Diane O’Dea on

University of Bolton Student Research Conference

Are your students looking for a fun opportunity where they can share their research, develop public engagement and networking skills or gain experience in presenting research? Would they like the chance to win a prize towards research? Then the University of Bolton Student Research Conference (SRC) is the event for you. On...

University representatives show true “grit”

Belgium Conference
Representatives of the University of Bolton have been speaking at the prestigious European First Year Experience (EFYE) Conference in Ghent, Belgium, this week. The tenth EFYE Conference, taking place 4-6 April, focused on three main themes: transition, wellbeing, and education and learning in the student lifecycle. The event brought together academics and...