Category: General

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...

Bolton Business Gateway

The University is delighted to announce the creation of the Bolton Business Gateway (‘BBG’) to act as a focus for the University’s engagement with businesses and external employers, complementing the activities of the Academic Schools and the Careers and Employability Service. Major activities will include: to assist, in conjunction...

The Brian Bogle Memorial Lecture

The Brian Bogle Memorial Lecture will take place on Thursday 8 October from 6.30pm. Bruno Postle will speak on the synopsis ‘How to trial an untested construction technique by building a 28 metre high steel ‘knot’ decorated with F1 cars.’ Bruno has designed the last ten of the monumental...

Bolton Beer Festival

Can you spare one evening between Wednesday 14th—Saturday 18th October to come and help out at the Bolton Beer Festival. It’s a great fun event to be part of and you will be helping to raise vital funds for Bolton Lads & Girls Club. You will receive a fantastic...

Hospice bake sale

Bolton SU are going to take part in www.boltonhospice.org.uk/fundraising/events/bake to raise some money for the Hospice. We have chosen Thursday 15th October for our sale so all donations gratefully received 😉 If you are able to bake cakes for us to sell I would be grateful if you could...

New in the Library – Discover@Bolton

Discover@Bolton is a new service that allows you to search across the full text of multiple electronic resources via a single interface. Available both on and off-campus, Discover@Bolton enables cross-searing of most of our databases, including, but not limited to, ProQuest resources, Ebsco resources, ScienceDirect, JSTOR and Sage journals....

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