Category: Key News

Invitation to the launch

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All staff are invited to the opening of We Are Bolton, an exhibition showcasing student work which has been created as part of a project for Cllr Carole Swarbrick. You are invited to the opening night event which will be held from 6pm on Friday 3 June 2016.   Commissioned...

Pensions communications

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Teachers’ Pension Scheme Teachers’ Pensions is going through a communication exercise. The aim is to get Teachers in England & Wales to sign up to My Pensions Online. Keeping up to date with your pensions is vital and the easiest way to do this as a member of the...

Mass Observation goes 21st century

Worktown
One hundred first-year School of the Arts students from across all disciplines have come together to create Worktown Revisited, a contemporary response to the 1937 Mass Observation. The landmark social history project which centred on Humphrey Spender’s photography is showcased at Bolton Museum and the University of Bolton is...

Students celebrate University staff in SLTAs

SLTAs
University of Bolton students have been celebrating the achievements of University staff, selecting the winners of the much-coveted annual Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTA). The awards ceremony, held recently, was hosted by the Students’ Union who run the SLTA each year. Bolton Students’ Union says these awards are a...

Student Yearbook photo roll call

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  Can you please encourage your final year students to get involved in the Student Yearbook project and remember to get their photographs taken by Adrian Greenhalgh who is taking pictures in the Mall from Monday 16 May. This is a great opportunity to capture as many memories as we can...

Bringing graduation home

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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....

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...

Students’ TEDx triumph

University of Bolton students have been putting their professional talent to the test and passing with flying colours with Bolton’s first TEDx conference. Believed to be the first ever student-led TEDx, Bolton’s conference, titled Crossing Paths – Intersecting Ideas, brought together an eclectic group of speakers from all walks...

The Deana Morris Prize for Fiction

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Staff from across the University are invited to enter the University’s short story competition, run in conjunction with The Bolton Review. This year’s theme is ‘Space’ – you are free to make of that whatever you will: physical space, personal space, emotional space, intellectual space…all interpretations are welcome. The...

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