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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: *protected email*.  The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of opportunity...

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...

Events coming up

Events
Saturday 21 November Our next Open Day is tomorrow.  Student recruitment has the dates for early 2016 up on the website so if you haven’t already, you can get those marked in your calendars. If you have any questions about Open Days, contact student recruitment.   Thursday 26 November The Magna...

Royal opening for the Stoller Building

The University Technical College (UTC) Bolton was officially opened this week by His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex. Prince Edward, escorted by Lord Lieutenant of Great Manchester Warren Smith, was welcomed by University and UTC senior management. The welcome party included University of Bolton Chancellor The Rt Hon Sir...

Christmas tree decorations appeal

Bolton Lads and Girls Club wants to shine like Santa’s grotto for the children this year. They’ve asked if we can help, by donating unwanted Christmas tree decorations. If you’re buying new baubles and upgrading your tinsel this year, BLGC can make great use of your old ones. Bring...

New staff at the University

New starters
HR would like to welcome the following new starters to the University: Mr Joel Prescott Corporate Intelligence and Data Integrity Manager (Vice Chancellor’s Office) Commenced employment on Monday 16 November 2015 Mr Matthew Mehlenbacher Admissions Assistant (Recruitment and Admissions) Commenced employment on Monday 16 November 2015 Miss Khadija Kathrada...

Media stars of the week

Media stars
The Centre for Islamic Finance at the University of Bolton has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Suleyman Sah University in Turkey. The University, located in Istanbul, has over 2000 students from 75 different countries and visited Bolton last week ahead of the signing. Director of the Centre for Islamic...

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*.    Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (AC1/Grade 6) Institute for Materials Research...

Events coming up

Events
Thursday 12 November We  have a Personal Safety Event for students on Thursday from 11am-2pm. Chancellor’s Mall will be full of stalls promoting safety techniques, as well as a host of freebies. There’s a ‘Need to Know’ workshop running from 12noon until 1pm in the Life Lounge on T2...

Media stars of the week

Media stars
University of Bolton Vice Chancellor Professor George E Holmes DL was one of a select group chosen to welcome Prime Minister David Cameron and President of China XI Jinping to Manchester last week. As one of the four Greater Manchester universities, the University of Bolton has been actively engaging...

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